Rita Dominic, Lala Akindoju, Toyin Aimakhu 5 movie makeup transformations you won't believe

Which of the above make-up transformation on actors surprised you most?

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Lala Akindoju in 'Surulere' play

Lala Akindoju in 'Surulere'

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some movie makeup transformations can be shocking and unbelievable. 

Most Nollywood actors undergo hours of transformation to conform to a particular on-screen character.

These are our top 5 unbelievable movie makeup transformations;

  • Toyin Aimakhu - Iya Ibadan.

Toyin Aimakhu in 'Iya Ibadan' play Toyin Aimakhu in 'Iya (Instagram)


Toyin stars in an upcoming Yoruba movie as an old woman, and she is totally unrecognisable.

  • Rita Dominic - The Meeting.

play Rita Dominic as Clara Ikemba in 'The Meeting'


Rita Dominic's character and transformation in the award winning movie 'The Meeting' surprised and intrigued every movie lover.

The transformation from Rita Dominic to Clara Ikemba is totally applaudable.

  • Lala Akindoju - Surulere.

play Lala Akindoju on set of 'Surulere'

Lala is currently on set of Rita Dominic and Mildred Okwo's upcoming project 'Surulere'. Lala is completely unrecognisable in the above photo as an old woman.

  • Queen Nwokoye - The Leprose Woman.

play Queen Nwokoye on set of 'The Leprous Girl'

While she is not totally unrecognisable, the make-up look on her is also applaudable.

  • Tayo Sobola - 'Ilu Mi'.

Tayo Sobola on set of Yoruba movie play Tayo Sobola on set of Yoruba movie (Naija Gist)


The above photo of actress with a 'chopped' leg caused quite a stir when it surfaced online. That is what happens when a talented make-up artist works on a talented actress.

Which of the above photos had you extremely surprised.

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