It’s that time of the year when the halloween festive season rolls about. So it’s time to bust out your makeup tools because this year you’re going to WOW everyone with your amazing halloween makeup by taking inspiration from this article!
The jack-o lantern is definitely a very halloween thing. However, most kids put the jack-o lanterns over their head like a mask or a helmet. Why not go next level and use your makeup skills to spook everyone by painting a jack-o lantern on your face.
Take a look at this Wednesday Addams inspired halloween makeup design. Wednesday Addams might come off as a little creepy, so let’s take full advantage of that and extrapolate on the creepiness factor by turning your skin ghost white and just go crazy on the black colored makeup.
Scare away any unwanted strangers with this scarecrow makeup look! The orange and black design is easy to recreate while still looking like you put effort into your halloween look. If you don’t have a black lipstick, no worries, you can create this look by painting your lips with black eyeliner as well.
Instead of going the spooky route, choose a different approach to otherworldly! Paint a constellation on your face, with some red and blue galaxy shading. Bonus points if you colour your hair blue and add some starry glitter.
A classic look, skulls match very well as face makeup because skulls are actually our faces minus the skin! Instead of tearing the skin off your face to achieve this look, just add lots of black eyeshadow where the spaces in your skull would generally be. Consult an anatomy textbook if you need.
Look like a minimalist clown. Just be sure you have a red nose and those classic vertical eye-stripes and change those colours to your desire.
Check out this terminator inspired halloween makeup. For all the terminator fans out there this is definitely a great choice. A good tip to really get this makeup to pop and look realistic is to make the metal look real by using a multitude of shades. The red eye can be accomplished by using colored lenses, but if you’re not fond of lenses, then you could paint your eyelid black and put red in the middle.
The pop art look can be achieved by lining the angles in your face with thick, black lines. Look like your favourite comic book characters, or you could do what this person has done and look like two of them at the same time!
Oh great, another Harley Quinn, how boring. Wrong! The Harley Quinn halloween look is in such high demand and so popular for good reason. The makeup that Harley Quinn uses is a great way to add a splash of colors to the darker shades that halloween brings about. Hard Work pays off, and besides, Harley Quinn is a total hottie.
A darker twist to the previous skull look is that this really emphasises the death part! Throw on some black and white clothes to compliment your face. Start out this halloween by really celebrating the darker side of it.