A talented makeup artist known on Instagram as Alha Alfa (@alhaalfa) has netizens swooning after his video on transforming himself into Shah Rukh Khan went viral.
Using only his trusty makeup essentials, 29-year-old Abdul Al-Halim Mohd Al-Fadzil, better known as Alha, transformed himself into Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.
“Honestly, I never expected that the video would go viral, because I just did it for fun,” Alha told the New Straits Times.
Alha had his Instagram followers gasping in amazement at the uncanny resemblance of his transformed look with Shah Rukh Khan.
In just 24 hours, Alha’s picture showing a comparison of his transformed look and the actor garnered more than 13,000 likes, while his video has been watched more than 101,000 times.
Alha’s started doing makeup when he was an interior design student at UiTM Seri Iskandar.
“I needed to make extra pocket money for myself, so I ventured into makeup work, associating myself with photography students who needed their models to be dolled up,” he said.
Nine years into the makeup profession, he has made a name for himself and counts celebrities among his clients.