People are giving the humble potato a dramatic makeover – and they look bizarre


#Potatomakeup is a thing – and the results are surprisingly impressive.

We all love the humble potato, whether it’s mashed, roasted or in chip form.

But you probably haven’t considered giving the sturdy vegetable a makeover with actual cosmetics – because why would you?

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Footage on Instagram shows potatoes having undergone a major revamp, with flawless eye makeup and perfectly contoured and blended ‘faces’.

The trend has since gone viral, after hundreds of people have posted videos under the #potatomakeup hashtag, with videos getting hundreds of thousands of views.