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Blind Brazilian women learn makeup techniques

Ana Paula, who is visually impaired, looks at the colours with her left eye, which has 15 percent of vision, before she has make up put on. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula, who is visually impaired, looks at the colours with her left eye, which has 15 percent of vision, before she has make up put on. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula, who is visually impaired, looks at the colours with her left eye, which has 15 percent of vision, before she has make up put on. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Keilane applies false eyelashes during a cosmetics class set up to help boost self-esteem at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane applies false eyelashes during a cosmetics class set up to help boost self-esteem at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane applies false eyelashes during a cosmetics class set up to help boost self-esteem at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Keilane, who is visually impaired and has 20 percent of vision, applies make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane, who is visually impaired and has 20 percent of vision, applies make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane, who is visually impaired and has 20 percent of vision, applies make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Ana Paula, and Camila, get make up put on during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula, and Camila, get make up put on during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula, and Camila, get make up put on during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Tayna, and Alexandra, get make up put on by their teacher during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Tayna, and Alexandra, get make up put on by their teacher during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Tayna, and Alexandra, get make up put on by their teacher during a cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Keilane, who has 20 percent of vision, holds false eyelashes at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane, who has 20 percent of vision, holds false eyelashes at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Keilane, who has 20 percent of vision, holds false eyelashes at the Laramara association in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Flavia, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Flavia, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Flavia, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Blind women apply make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women apply make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women apply make up during a cosmetics class at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Ana Paula (L), and Camila (R), apply make up next to their teacher at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula (L), and Camila (R), apply make up next to their teacher at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Ana Paula (L), and Camila (R), apply make up next to their teacher at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A bottle of Black Mascara with Braille writing on it is seen as Maria, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A bottle of Black Mascara with Braille writing on it is seen as Maria, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A bottle of Black Mascara with Braille writing on it is seen as Maria, gets make up put on at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Tayna, reads Braille writing on a lipstick at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Tayna, reads Braille writing on a lipstick at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Tayna, reads Braille writing on a lipstick at the Laramara association. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Blind women talk after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women talk after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women talk after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Blind women wait for traffic lights to turn green after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women wait for traffic lights to turn green after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Blind women wait for traffic lights to turn green after their cosmetics class. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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