Pauline Hanson gets a digital makeover thanks to the Instagram account of “hot politicians”
Pauline Hanson as you’ve never seen her: One Nation leader becomes last Australian politician to undergo a “makeover” thanks to a viral Instagram account
One Nation executive Pauline Hanson received the ultimate digital makeover thanks to a viral Instagram account.
Hot Australian politicians uses flattering filters to make lawmakers and officials look younger and more photogenic, and has already given ‘sparkles’ to figures like Tasmanian Senator Jacqui Lambie, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Dr Kerry Chant, chief medical officer of health.
Hanson, 67, was one of the first politicians to achieve an Insta-glam transformation earlier this year, long before the account became popular.
Transformation: One Nation leader Pauline Hanson received the ultimate digital makeover thanks to viral Instagram Hot Australian Politicians
A 2017 photo of Hanson has been retouched to give her long hair extensions, facial contour and highlight, and smoky eye makeup.
“PLEASE EXPLAIN why this gorgeous Ipswich girl is so familiar. Slide to see her IRL counterpart!” The caption read.
Ms Hanson has represented Queensland in the Australian Senate since the 2016 federal election.
She first entered politics as a member of Ipswich City Council in 1994, having previously worked at a fish and chips company.
Hanson then became the face of the One Nation Party in the late 1990s.
Digital Makeover: Jacqui Lambie is the latest Australian politician to receive the ultimate digital makeover, thanks to a viral Instagram account. Left: Lambie in 2017; on the right: the modified image
Ms Lambie also received a similar makeover on Monday, with the transformation causing fans to compare her to a Kardashian.
Her retouched image looked like she was wearing heavy makeup, while her hair was digitally retouched with extensions.
Fans were quick to comment on the before and after footage, with just one writing: “Thought it was Kim Kardashian!” Another added: “The long lost Kardashian.”
“What’s in the Khloé Kardashian?” A third wrote, while a fourth commented, “I bet Jacqui would be ready for that makeover!”
Impressed: Fans of the account were quick to comment on the before and after footage, with one writing: “Thought it was Kim Kardashian!” Another added: “The long lost Kardashian”
Another: NSW Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr Kerry Chant underwent a similar makeover last week
Ms Lambie was Senator of Tasmania from 2014 to 2017 and was re-elected in 2019. She is also the leader and founder of the Jacqui Lambie Network (JLN).
The account captioned the image: “Yo my brother, who made you smile like that?” Jacqui Lambie. It’s Jacqui Lambie who makes me smile like that.
NSW Health Director Dr Kerry Chant received a similar makeover by the account last week.
The profile administrator dubbed the doctor, who grew up in Punchbowl, western Sydney, “Our Queen Punchbowl”.
The UNSW-trained physician has been the Chief Medical Officer of Health for New South Wales since 2008.
Lucky third time: Another politician who received the glittering treatment was NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (photo from October 14)
Wow! The 50-year-old was given purple hair and bangs for good measure in the edited photo
Gladys Berejiklian, Premier of New South Wales, also received the luminescent treatment.
The 50-year-old was given purple hair and bangs for good measure.
But perhaps the strangest metamorphosis has been that of NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller.
Top cop: Perhaps the most bizarre makeover has been that of NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller (pictured July 30)
The best cop was not only radically aged and had a goatee, but he also had a whole new hairstyle.
Fuller’s short hair has been replaced with long beach braids.
Many Hot Australian Politicians were fans of the look, with one comment: “This one turns me on.”
Straight Outta Summer Bay Best Cop was not only drastically aged and had a goatee, but he also had a whole new hairstyle