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This Video Of Taylor Swift Getting Turned Into A Zombie For Her Music Video Is Mesmerizing

Spoiler alert: There's a lot of makeup involved.

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So, let's start with the sad news: The old Taylor Swift can't come to the phone right now, owing to the fact that she's dead. RIP!

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In Taylor's "Look What You Made Me Do" video released last month, we see a ~zombified~ version of the pop star burying "Old Taylor" in a cemetery.

It's called symbolism, people.
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It's called symbolism, people.

Swift rocks many different looks throughout that video, but Zombie Taylor is easily one of her most iconic.

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So Taylor just released a behind-the-scenes peek at how she was transformed into the undead. It's a 30-second timelapse of the makeup process, and it's pretty mesmerizing:

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She starts out looking like plain old Tay.

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They apply a mask to change her facial structure.

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Her whole body is covered with makeup — even her feet.

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Her eyes are made slightly terrifying with contact lenses.

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Her hands are slipped into some very creepy, translucent gloves with extra-long fingernails.

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She even gets covered in green mossy stuff, to make it look like she's rotting.

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Whether you're a big Taylor fan or just curious to see a little ~movie magic~, the video is definitely worth a watch. Here it is again:

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Love ya, Tay!!!

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