A makeover in which the quality, flashiness or value of something is downgraded.
, year = 2011
, title = Beauty Rehab: Your Guide to Feel Beautiful, Sexy, and Confident in Twenty-Eight Days
, author = Coni Masciave
, publisher = Xlibris
, isbn = 9781462891979
, page = 142
, pageurl = http://books.google.com/books?id=9ST8HWjrVAoC&pg=PA142&dq=makeunder
, passage = While some women need a makeover to add makeup, some women need a makeunder
to take it down a notch.
, date = 2011-10-18
, title = The Chicktionary: From A-line to Z-snap, the words every woman should know
, author = Anna Lefler
, publisher = Adams Media
, isbn = 9781440531231
, page = 122
, pageurl = http://books.google.com/books?id=aRLhLxBl7tEC&pg=PA122&dq=makeunder
, passage = The typical'' candidate for a makeunder''' is a woman who applies her makeup with too liberal a hand, styles her hair in a distracting or unattractive manner, or wears clothes that could be described as unflattering or over the top. The ''ideal'' candidate for a '
makeunder does all three of these simultaneously, mostly likely while upending a bottle of perfume into her cleavage.