She is known for colorful sparkly outfits, floppy bows and her long blonde ponytail.
But JoJo Siwa completely changed her look in a video posted Friday in which makeup artist and YouTuber James Charles, 21, gave her a stunning new makeover.
The 17-year-old Dance Moms star returned the favor by giving James his own glittery makeover.
New look: JoJo Siwa, 17, made a rare departure from her signature look on Friday in a James Charles makeover video
James posted the after photos of JoJo’s transformation on social media.
‘Thank you @itsjojosiwa for entrusting me with your very first full glamor transformation. I hope you realize how beautiful you look and are, ”he wrote.
In his video, James gushed that he’d been trying to get JoJo on his YouTube channel for two years before finally making it.
After noting that she was ‘pretty much on’ with her multi-colored sequined jacket, face stickers, sequined bow and sunglasses, she admitted she was going ‘full of JoJo’.
‘I have to feel the most JoJo, so that way if I’m not like I’m NoJo then I’m good.’
What a difference! ‘Thank you @itsjojosiwa for entrusting me with your very first full glamor transformation. I hope you realize how beautiful you look and what you are, ‘he captioned the stunning photo on Twitter
Sparkler: The Dance Moms star was decked out in full dress at the start. ‘I gotta feel the most JoJo, so that way if I’m not like I’m NoJo then I’m fine’
James started stripping off the makeup JoJo already had, and she pulled off the glittery outfit, although she left her signature bow in it.
While applying foundation, the reality star-turned-singer admitted that she initially turned down James’s makeover offer because she was afraid of losing her signature look.
‘I was fifteen at the time. I thought that was much scarier because I was so young, ‘she explained.
James said he initially thought her outfits and demeanor were all an act, but over time realized it was JoJo’s real personality, helping them get together for the makeover.
Afraid to change: While applying foundation, the reality star-turned-singer admitted that she initially turned down James’s makeover offer because she was afraid of losing her signature look
Several times: ‘I was fifteen at the time. I thought that was much scarier because I was so young, ‘she explained. James said he didn’t realize that JoJo’s looks were not just an act
While James worked on his magic, JoJo started talking about her brand and all the products she’s been licensed for, from toys to sheets to home design products, before admitting her name was on a billion dollar mark, which James speechless.
“Now I’m not a billionaire – I don’t have a billion dollars,” she quickly clarified.
“I don’t understand how people online can fool someone 17 and -” James began to say, before JoJo interrupted, “Because I’m a huge toddler with a receding hairline. I would laugh too. ‘
Money Bags: She left the makeup guru speechless when she revealed her brand is worth a billion dollars, although she made it clear that she personally doesn’t have a billion dollars
The result: Once James was done, JoJo changed her tie-dye T-shirt into a plain white top, showing off her elegantly shaded new look and her prominent cat eyes
When James was done, JoJo changed her tie-dye T-shirt to a plain white top, showing off her elegantly shaded new look and her prominent cat eyes.
The instantly recognizable ponytail was temporarily gone, replaced by blonde curls that were swept to the side and dropped over her shoulder.
As part of the deal to get the YouTuber to make her, JoJo herself filmed a video in which she turned James into one of her Siwanatorz.
Lookalike: As part of their deal, James JoJo had him give him a ponytail extension, face paint and one of her glitter coats to join her Siwanatorz
In her own video, she usually left James’s makeup alone, but drew a silver heart with a small loop at the bottom over one eye.
She added a pink star over his eye and covered the design with glitter and rainbow sequins around the brim.
To complete the look, the dancer gave him a pair of blonde hair extensions and one of her bows, along with a pink sequined jacket with silver epaulettes.
Sister Siwanatorz !! I just gave James Charles a FULL JoJo Siwa Makeover !!!! she gushed on Instagram.