Quick and Dirty Transformation Tricks

Quick and Dirty Transformation Tricks

Boys to Girls – Girls to Boys

and Everyone In Between!

by Klawdya Rothschild

Boys to Girls:

Make Up:


  • Eyeshadow
    • Use a light coloured eyeshadow all the way up to the brow line.
    • Use a slight amount of dark shadow from the outer edge of your eye (by your temples) under the crease in your eyelid.

  • Eyeliner
    • Use eyeliner lightly and only from the middle of your eyes towards your temples on both the top and bottom. Don’t connect the lines at the corner on either side.


  • Blush
    • If you have a light skin tone, use a light coloured and pink blush
    • if you have a darker skin tone, use a more purple blush.
    • Apply the blush to the cheekbones and the tops of the sunken parts of your face when you suck in your cheeks.


  • Lipstick
    • Use flat lipstick colours (not shiney).
    • Don’t define the top point of your lips.
  • Lipliner
    • You don’t have to use lipliner
    • If you use a lip liner, it should be either the same shade as your lipstick or 1-2 shades darker.

Covering 5 o’clock shadow

  • Covering dark facial hair
    • mix a SMALL amount of red lipstick in with grease foundation and apply lightly and evenly.
  • Covering light facial hair
    • Use regular cover up cream to cover lighter shades of stubble.



  • Put on a wig cap and tuck all of your hair in the wig cap
  • Put on the wig
  • Comb or brush the wig

Clothing (creating a feminine shape)


  • Bras
    • Put on the bra and stuff it!
    • If you are under 6′ tall and/or under 200 lbs use one pair of socks per breast
    • Over 6′ or over 200 lbs 2 socks


  • spandex waist cincher or other corset (if you have one)
  • belt at the waist with a belt or ribbon or fabric over dress/garment

Outfit Options

  • unless ample foundation garments (bra, corset, padding) are available, go with fitted tops and fuller skirts

Quick and Dirty Transformation Tricks for Parties

Boys to Girls – Girls to Boys and Everyone In Between!

by Klawdya Rothschild

Girls to boys:

Makeup and Facial Hair


  • Eyeshadow
    • Darker tones above the crease of your eyelid, not below
  • Eyebrows
    • Use eyebrow pencil to lower and thicken eyebrows
    • Powder eyebrows
    • darken the corners of your eyes with powder lighter than for your brows


  • Foundation and/or powder
    • darken around corners of:
      • mouth
      • mid-chin
      • nose, and
      • eyes

Stubble/5 o’clock shadow:

  • Draw in stubble with burnt wine cork (works the best)
  • Crumbled charcoal creates VERY black stubble

Facial Hair

  • Spirit Gum and Remover
    • SHORT
      • finely chop crepe hair with scissors until it is almost like a powder.
      • Apply an even light coat of spirit gum and spread crepe hair over the spriti gum.

    • MEDIUM
      • cut small amounts into even lengths, all the same length.
      • apply one row of hair at a time working your way up from the bottom of hair position
      • applying gum to face as you go.

    • LONG
      • Create two length sections of hair, medium and long, and apply row by row as above
      • Cut and shape to suit


  • Tie hair back
    • Use bandanas, other scarves or hats
  • Grease back with hair gel or wax

Clothing (creating a masculine shape)

Eliminating Breasts:

  • Binding Shirt
    • may need help getting this on
  • Ace Bandage, Saran Wrap. Duct Tape over Saran Wrap
    • many layers are needed
    • start above and go well below breasts, starting under armpits and ending at base of rib cage.
    • Make WIDE FLAT wraps keeping even tight tension.
    • It helps to have a friend do the wrapping

Eliminating hips

  • Girdle
    • Using Spanx or other girdle type options help to reduce hips


  • Wear a pair of tighty whities
  • Put a packer in the pouch of the tighty whitie
  • Use a small pair of socks

Outfit options

Low waisted garments and long line shirts, like Wife or Husband Beaters are most convincing.

~ by Klawdya Rothschild on November 5, 2008.

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