The Jihadi had powdered his face, applied obscene amounts of purple eyeshadow with thick black eyeliner, plucked and heavily filled in his bushy eyebrows, drawn on some beauty spots and finished the look with painted on red lips.
He was also wearing a headscarf to try and make his outfit look more authentic.
But the fanatic had overlooked one crucial part of his look – he had forgotten shave off his beard and moustache which – an immediate giveaway that he was not a real woman.
A photo taken before dressing up shows a bushier beard and eyebrows, indicated he had made some attempt to tame his unruly facial hair.
He was quickly snared while trying to flee the frontline in Mosul, as ISIS’ territory is now decimated following the coordinated efforts of coalition forces.
But he is not the only one who has attempted to use a female disguises to get out the city and evade justice.
Numerous pictures have been by the released by the Iraqi army of jihadis trying to pass off as women, with varying degrees of success.
While some simply threw a burka on, other snaps show ill-fated attempts at make up, while one man looks like he is sporting a bra.