Marvellous make-overs: How a talented make-up artist transforms women into model-like beauties using just cosmetics
A Russian make-up artist has proved you don't have to resort to drastic measures such as surgery if you want to enhance your look. Vadim Andreev says he can give any woman a cover girl transformation by simply using cosmetics.
The make-up artist can enhance features, cover skin blemishes and give the perfect pout by just using the tools of his trade.
The 28-year-old beauty guru has been working as a make-up artist since he was a teenager and quickly established his reputation to become a stylist to the stars.
From plain Jane to sexy siren: Vadim Andreev says he can give any woman a cover girl transformation by simply using cosmetics
Accentuating features: The make-up artist can create stunning looks like this colourful eyeshadow application that enhances the woman's blue eyes
Tricks of the trade: Vadim says he can give any woman a cover girl look
Hollywood glamour: Vadim works with Russian celebrities but says anyone can look like a star with the right make-up
He has worked on Russian TV shows and various Russian celebrities from models and actresses to popstars.
He also works with 'every day' women charging for make-overs for special occasions and weddings and charts some of their transformation with before and after looks on his website www.vadimandreev.com.
Model look: This woman is given higher cheeks bones and bigger eyes with the use of cosmetics
Instant facelift: A younger look is achieved by making the eyes brighter and shaping and colouring the eyebrows
Complexion perfection: Flawless skin can be achieved with the right products and application
Get the look: Vadim has a number of how to videos so you can try and replicate his make-overs like this one
He's also happy to pass on some of his make-up wizardry by running his own make-up workshops and masterclasses and how to videos, one of which you can view below.
He doesn't just work with women, but also gives make-overs to men who might wants a gothic or punk look or simply want to make their skin look clearer.
Anti-ageing: This woman's blemishes and under eye wrinkles have been banished after her make-over
Confidence-boosting: It works the other way too, with this woman looking older and more confident thanks to her make-up
Striking: This woman's green eyes are highlighted by her flattering make-up
Stunning: Smokey eyes and red lipstick makes this woman's blue eyes stand out
Vadim said his aim is to show that anyone can look like a flawless celebrity with the right time and know how.
He said: 'Make-up is a very personal and individual process. I believe that every common girl can become a glamorous celebrity. I want to help everyone to see their own beauty, just sometimes it takes a little bit more time and a bit of a helping hand.'
Rainbow bright: This woman is given colourful eyes and clearer skin
Glam: Vadim says he believes 'that every common girl can become a glamorous celebrity' with the help of make-up
Catwalk ready: Another of Vadim's clients could model with this look
Painfree nose job: This woman's nose looks smaller thanks to make-up trickery while her skin is flawless
VIDEO: Watch Vadim Andreev doing a make-over below