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The following video contains some relatively sizable spoilers for Oz The Great and Powerful. If you still haven't seen it and want to be kept in the dark about the identity of the Wicked Witch of the West, I would stop reading now.

You were barely able to recognize once she became a green skinned Wicked Witch in Oz The Great and Powerful, and there's a very good reason for that. She had to undergo a four hour makeup process each time she was required to play the Wicked Witch of the West. Luckily, the entire evolution of her lovely face has been sped up and delivered in a mere 30 seconds. Check it out below:


Apparently, the constant makeup application and removal was so severe it took her 2 months for her skin to fully recover! Now, that's dedication.

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