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The visually impaired makeup artist

He was a Mariah Carey/Tyra Banks-channelling drag artiste, and for over a decade, enjoyed his dream job as a makeup artist with MAC. Life was lit. But in 2014, Shawn Flower had to leave his job after he was diagnosed with photoreceptor dysfunction, a genetic eye condition that makes him unable to see in bright light, making colours appear muted and overexposed.
He was a Mariah Carey/Tyra Banks-channelling drag artiste, and for over a decade, enjoyed his dream job as a makeup artist with MAC. Life was lit. But in 2014, Shawn Flower had to leave his job after he was diagnosed with photoreceptor dysfunction, a genetic eye condition that makes him unable to see in bright light, making colours appear muted and overexposed.

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