Meghan Has Been Doing Her Own Makeup Without You Even Noticing

Sneaky, sneaky.
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Meghan Markle has officially been a royal for almost two months now. While some aspects of her life are radically different (like having the future king as her father-in-law), others are surprisingly the same, like the fact that she still does her own makeup. At least, sometimes. Royals! They're just like us! Ish!

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been highly visible this week, attending Prince Louis' christening and then embarking on their first overseas tour as a couple in Ireland. But one thing that apparently wasn't on the packed agenda? Time spent with a makeup artist.

The Receipts

A few days ago, makeup artist Daniel Martin (yes, the very same Daniel Martin who created  Meghan's simple, glowy look for her wedding) Instagrammed a photo of the couple at Westminster Abbey and wrote, "Can we say my love #Meghanmarkle looking #chic AF in @dior today! #slay."

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In the pic, Meghan is wearing her now-trademark sleek chignon, dewy foundation, nude lips, and a subtle smoky eye with thick lashes. All in all, not too different from her wedding-day makeup.

The Reveal

Though it looks like Martin's work, he revealed to a fan that he had nothing to do with Meghan's look, responding to a comment on Instagram, "I didn't [do the makeup] but she's so good herself, right!?" and "I'm a proud homie!"

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It shouldn't come as a huge surprise to anyone that an ex-Hollywood actress is capable of doing her own makeup. And it also makes sense that Martin, who lives in New York City, wouldn't be following Meghan from engagement to engagement for the rest of her life.

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Of course, last Tuesday could have been a one-off, but I'd be willing to bet that Meghan has been doing her own makeup for weeks without any of us noticing. She is, after all, a regular human being underneath all of the royal fame.


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