17 Celebrities Who Are Totally Unrecognizable Without Makeup

Did you know that Charlie Chaplin once came 3rd in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest? Such is the magic of makeup. It can transform a person completely and give them a brand-new personality. A new personality so strong that it seems impossible to shed — even for the biggest of stars. But there are a few cases where stars decided to shun makeup and give us a glimpse of their beautiful but less glamorous self.

Bright Side brings you instances where our favorite stars decided to face the camera without makeup. We have photos of them sans makeup and with makeup so that you can compare. Do you think they look recognizable? Let’s find out!

1. Gal Gadot

When she’s not saving the world as Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot prefers to spend her time with her 2 daughters. Though unrecognizable compared to her Wonder Woman persona, Gal still looks stunning in this photograph while watching The Cat in the Hat with her daughter.


2. Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez, or J.Lo as many of her admirers call her, is a woman who wears many hats. She is an actress, singer, dancer, and fashion designer. In this photograph, we can see her sans makeup before a stage show. Who looks more beautiful: J.Lo with makeup or J.Lo without makeup? It’s hard to say!

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