Cambodian artist, Dou Poth Molita, better known as Apple spends her workdays transforming movie actors into imaginary characters. Having 35 film credits to her name on IMBD it is a reflection of the time she spent dedicated to the craft once she realized it was her calling.
“I enjoy spending my nights, sitting for one to five hours just doing makeup and painting myself. To me, it’s like taking a trip and going on an adventure. It’s relaxing and almost like meditation. I also love mixing the beauty looks with gore and scary makeup.
“I wake up every day excited to find new makeup inspiration. The process of having the picture in my head, starting to do it and finally seeing the result of my work is the greatest feeling I’ve had,” Apple says.
“After Covid-19 ends, I’m planning to go back and open a school in Cambodia. I hope to create a bridge between the two countries by bringing people from Hollywood to teach there and inviting Cambodians to the US if they want to learn.
“Hard work pays off. Your dream is always worth fighting for,” she says.
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