Makeup tutorials are no longer just for crafting a smokey eye. YouTubers are are also using them to showcase pride of their heritage by creating looks that are unique to their culture.
YouTuber, Fati of MakeupbyFatifatouNiger put together a tutorial displaying the traditional dress and make-up from her home country of Niger.
Coco of Dollface Emme is of Liberian heritage and created a look that is worn by women throughout her country.
A few other YouTubers tried to pay homage to their African heritage by crafting several inspired looks.
West African High Fashion
Youtuber, Beautiful Artistry’s look was inspired by a photo of a West African model.
Bold Colorful Eyes
Glinda of GlamHouseDIVA created an African-inspired look with festive shadows.
Would you be willing to explore your heritage by donning traditional tribal make-up?