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    Posted on Jul 13, 2017

    This Teen Used Makeup To Draw Famous People And It Is Flawless AF

    "The people in her looks have makeup on, she put makeup on her makeup. What kind of legend."

    Meet Emily Oliver, a 15-year-old student from Portland, Oregon.

    Emily Oliver

    Oliver told BuzzFeed News she first started wearing makeup in the seventh grade.

    "I only wore clear mascara because makeup was sort of looked down upon at my small school," she said.

    She said she started being more creative with her makeup in February.

    "I started playing around with my BHCosmetics palette. ... Since then I have gotten into much more creative makeup looks and have grown obsessed with makeup," Oliver said.

    Oliver decided to create a makeup look based on Rihanna's "Wild Thoughts" music video. It took four hours to create.

    bad gal riri @rihanna @ABHcosmetics @norvina1 #dipbrow & moonchild @juviasplace Zulu @UrbanDecay electric… https://t.co/i0YhGUProI

    She said it took four months for her to gain the ability to draw faces in the space around her eye.

    "I had been wanting to try drawing a figure on my eye for a while, but that video is what helped me choose exactly who to draw," she said.

    "All over Twitter and Instagram, everything I saw was about Rihanna. I wanted to show my love for her, and test myself at the same time.

    "It took me around four months to gain the ability to draw faces on my very little eye space. I dabbled in painting and drawing before I got into makeup, but I didn't find as much joy in that type of art as I do in makeup art."

    Afterwards, she drew Beyoncé, and that only took two and a half hours to create.

    the queen herself🍫🍯 @Beyonce @ABHcosmetics dipbrow @BECCA_COSMETICS champagne pop @juviasplace zulu palette… https://t.co/zt4JMfQZEB

    After that, Oliver decided to pay homage to some of her favourite beauty influencers.

    my fav influencers @bretmanrock @norvina1 @jackieaina @Jaclynhill @ABHcosmetics dipbrow, moonchild @MorpheBrushes… https://t.co/5mwgv6hCLh

    The tweet went on to get 1 million impressions and over 15k likes.

    Aside from celebs, Oliver has created a makeup look based on a bird.

    bby blue jay my entry for #urbanxnest @urbandoll @nestbedding @MorpheBrushes 12p @emcosmetics black liner… https://t.co/MQqH0oNUbP

    Flower-inspired makeup.

    my fav kind of floral arrangement @ABHcosmetics @norvina1 #dipbrow @MorpheBrushes 12p @EylureOfficial #155… https://t.co/16fCgmA0e2

    And makeup featuring the Powerpuff Girls!

    bubbles, blossom, buttercup @ABHcosmetics #dipbrow & moonchild @EylureOfficial #155 @NyxCosmetics vivid brights l… https://t.co/uzAo3rgrkO

    Oliver said the responses she gets to the makeup are her favourite part.

    "My favourite thing is seeing others inspired by me to take the challenge to draw a human being on their eye as well," she said. "I love seeing other artists' interpretations."

    Not quite as perfect as I'd wanted it but I've been dying to (try) recreate this look by @emilyslooks 💛

    People have been amazed by her skills.

    @emilyslooks @Beyonce @ABHcosmetics @BECCA_COSMETICS @juviasplace @TooFaced @MakeupForWOC @GlamourGoaIs… https://t.co/l1ietLPUPO

    Calling her a legend.

    And a wizard.

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