Transformation Quotes for Before-and-After Makeup Instagram Captions

Before-and-after makeup pics are an Instagram staple, but it's not always so easy to come up with the perfect caption for not one, but two very special photos.

Feeling the struggle? We think a special quote about the power of transformation will do the trick. Keep scrolling to have a look at some of our favorites.

For that subtle change to your look that makes a massive difference:

"To transform yourself, you don't need to do big things. Just do small things in a big way."

-Rahul Sinha


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For when you have some beauty regrets in the past, but it's now time to move into the future:

"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."

-Maria Robinson


For when your new makeup look makes you look like an entirely new person:

"Transformation can come in the mysterious guise of shape-shifting, or through a simple change of mind."

-C.R. Strahan


For when you've recently been trying on a number of amazing looks:

"Allow yourself to transform as many times as you need to be fully happy and free."

-Yung Pablo


For the time-lapse video documenting your entire makeup transformation:

"Without the messy middle, we miss the beauty of the transformation."

-Kaci Nicole


For when you really start embracing the natural canvas of your face:

"The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new."



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For when you want to be a bit dramatic about your new look:

"Beautiful are those whose brokenness gives birth to transformation and wisdom."

-John Mark Green


For that fresh face of makeup that helps you see things from a different perspective:

"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change."

-Wayne Dyer


For the before-and-after pic of your acne coverup:

"We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty."

-Maya Angelou


For when your makeup makes you feel fully like who you were meant to be:

"Like an actor who transforms into the character that they're playing, you can transform into yourself."

-Leeza Gibbons


For when you might look quite changed on the outside, but you're exactly the same person on the inside:

"Looks change, hearts don't."

-Ahmed Osama


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For when a little makeup helps you really step into yourself:

"Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself."

-Coco Chanel


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