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Pop Culture Transformations

Artist Lucia Pittalis Channels Her Inner Rocky, Walter White and More

— October 16, 2014 — Pop Culture
Halloween is just around the corner, but it is safe to say that most costumes won't be as impressive as these pop culture transformations. Hot on the heels of Paolo Ballesteros' impressive makeup artistry that turned him into a slew of celebrity women, artist and painter Lucia Pittalis took it upon herself to show off her own skills.

Channeling her inner Walter White, Rocky Balboa, Keith Richards, and Iggy Pop, her pop culture transformations are down right trippy. They are so realistic, people will think that they are the real celebrities themselves. The art of costume makeup is something many people can appreciate, especially around this time of the year. Unfortunately, other people's pop culture transformations won't be as newsworthy. Unless they are inspired to flex their own artistic skills.
Trend Themes
1. Pop-culture Transformations - The rise of specialized makeup artists utilizing their services to create realistic pop-culture transformations for Halloween and other events.
2. Realistic Costume Makeup - The increasing demand for realistic costume makeup is creating opportunities for skilled makeup artists to create unique, personalized looks inspired by pop-culture figures.
3. Celebrity-inspired Makeup Artistry - The trend of celebrity-inspired makeup artistry is creating a demand for skilled makeup artists who can replicate the looks of popular cultural icons.
Industry Implications
1. Beauty - The beauty industry has a new innovative opportunity to focus on specialized makeup services that target realistic pop-culture transformations.
2. Entertainment - The entertainment industry can utilize makeup artists to create unique, personalized looks for their productions that are inspired by pop-culture figures.
3. Fashion - The fashion industry can collaborate with specialized makeup artists to create unique and personalized looks that are inspired by pop-culture figures.
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