give (one) a makeover(redirected from gives a make-over)
give (one) a makeover
To alter one's appearance, especially by making dramatic changes to one's hair, clothing, makeup, etc. "Makeover" is often hyphenated. Katie is having a sleepover, and all of her friends are going to give each other makeovers. After the woman at the make-up counter gave Kim a make-over, and I almost didn't recognize her!
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