The 80-year-old, who lives in Croatia, is grandmother to makeup artist Tea Flego.
Flego told BuzzFeed she knew she wanted to be a makeup artist “since early childhood,” and often practiced on her grandma.
“My granny was always my model,” Flego said. “She always loved makeup, and it was not a problem for her.”
Flego shares photos of her grandma’s makeup transformations on her viral Instagram account, and they’re pretty freaking amazing.
Also, can we talk about those nails?
“Yes, her transformation is really enormous,” Flego said.
“With a few skills and good contouring, you can make a miracle.”
Grandma Livia is enjoying her viral fame, and her friends and family call her a star, Flego said.
“She is the kind of grandma that was and is modern,” said Flego. “She likes to joke, she is really kind and friendly, and recognizes beautiful stuff.
“She is not ashamed of her wrinkles and age. But she says, ‘Why wouldn’t I go to the nursing home ball with full makeup and look 30 years younger?’”