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How To Cover Up Acne: Teen Model Shows Makeup Transformation

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Would you ever be able to bare your biggest insecurity for millions of viewers to watch on YouTube? 19-year-old model Cassandra Bankson did just that, creating a makeup tutorial to show other teens how she covers up her severe acne. You'll never believe the before and after shots in this video, which has gotten over 2 million views. Hundreds of commenters have praised Cassandra for being brave enough to show what she looks like in her natural state -- 100 percent makeup-free -- and to tell her how beautiful she is, both inside and out.

Her video also shows how much work it takes for models -- whether airbrushed on the cover of a magazine or expertly covered-up by a team of makeup artists -- to look as good as they do. Cassandra never let her acne get in the way of her dreams of becoming a model, and now, her ability to embrace her flaws to develop true beauty confidence is inspiring millions of fans on YouTube.

What do you think of Cassandra's transformation? Would you ever post a photo of yourself without makeup on Facebook or Twitter? Sound off in the comments.