Shay Mitchell Edits Her Instagram Photos — & Here’s Why She’s Honest About It

You once said you used to hide your Filipino heritage. How has makeup helped you embrace your identity?
“It was one of [my] growing pains. When I looked at magazines, I thought, I don’t look like any of these girls. In high school you’re comparing yourself to other people, you’re growing up at a rapid pace, and everything is kind of new. My advice now is to celebrate your unique look, whatever that is. Celebrate that, make it yours. For me, makeup isn’t about hiding anything — it’s about accentuating your natural beauty.”

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