First Brush With Beauty: The Plastic Boy on Never Regretting Beauty Mistakes

When it comes to beauty, we all have our firsts—our first beauty lipstick, our first perfume, our first experience of testing a bold eye shadow on the back of our hands before swiping it across our lids with little attention to precision. But these early brushes with beauty help us to evolve our own beauty journeys. Follow us in our new series, First Brush With Beauty, as we revisit beauty firsts. Today we’re talking to Gary Thompson, who goes by the moniker The Plastic Boy on Instagram, where he boasts a cool 155k followers. This blogger’s skills range from flawless glowing skin (which he’s got nailed) to incredible lip tutorials—and did we mention he’s completely hilarious and genuine? Keep reading for his first brushes with beauty.

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