With thousands of beauty bloggers offering free tutorials on h&m tips and tricks, many of us try to recreate ‘on trend’ looks at home – saving an expensive trip to the salon.
But too many beauty novices are jumping on the ‘that looks easy, I could totally do that’ band wagon and turning to DIY treatments. Sadly, sometimes with alarming results.
From fake tan fails to dodgy purple eyebrows and cringeworthy long toenails, here are some of the worst beauty blunders on Instagram.
One woman ended up resembling an Oompa Loompa when her face turned orange after too much fake tan, while another looked like a clown after trying to remove red matte lip gloss with coconut oil.
Nice try ladies, but we think beauty is sometimes best left to the professionals. Cue facepalm.
When right angles end up wrong angles.
Some very bold brows.
Oompa Loompa doobidy… you get it.