Visually arresting transformations aren't reserved just for movie magic. Take a look at these good-looking actors who are virtually unrecogniable after a trip to the costuming, hair, makeup and prosthetics departments.
Naomi Grossman, American Horror Story
A shaved head, buck teeth and fake nose and ears transform the petite and lovely Naomi Grossman into Pepper, the microcephalic Briarcliff patient who was first seen on FX's 1964-set American Horror Story: Asylum and who will return for Freak Show, which rewinds the clock 12 years.
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