YouTuber Em Ford is known for her beautiful makeup tutorials and pixie-like looks, but when she started sharing photographs of herself without makeup, the comments she received were far from positive.
Em Ford has recreated several amazing makeup looks in her time as a beauty blogger and YouTuber, and isn’t afraid to share photographs of her skin completely makeup free. Em believes that you should be comfortable with who you are and is trying to raise awareness for sufferers of acne all over the world by sharing with her followers the way her skin looks without make-up.
Unfortunately the comments she received were extremely personal and negative, but it didn’t bother Em, instead she collected these comments together and created a moving video to show the human impact of anonymous commenting on the internet.
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“One challenge many face today, is that as a society, we’re so used to seeing false images of perfection, and comparing ourselves to unrealistic beauty standards that It can be hard to remember the most important thing – You ARE beautiful.” Em shared comments that echo the way she feels from people all over the world talking about their struggles with acne and how they feel without makeup.
Watch the amazing video below of Em’s transformation using makeup and let us know how it made you feel: