Beautiful Halloween Makeup: Let’s set the scene. It’s the morning of October 30th and you’re one of two types of people. The Halloween-obsessed party planner with your entire look laid out from head-to-toe (we’re talking’ shoes, nails, accessories, makeup and head-turning hair to top off your look). Or, you’re one of those “I’m not that into Halloween but I’ll throw something together at the last minute,” lost souls. Either way, a killer costume and easy Halloween makeup idea go hand in hand just like Jack and Sally.
Read on for 20 Halloween makeup looks
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, With a teeny bit of practice (and maybe a few drops of fake blood), these looks will help you nail a DIY Halloween. So grab your face paint, a red lipstick or two, all the rhinestones and purple eye shadow you can find, and maybe some cat ears? We got you covered for your BFFs Halloween party or if you’re handing out candy to Trick or Theaters. Get ready for the best Halloween ever!
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, She’s scraped; she’s out for blood; she’s been through some things—but still came out looking fire.
2. Glitter Pixie
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Load on all your glitters and purple shadows, and you’ve got an instant garden fairy glam.
3. Pretty in Pink
4. Circus Chic
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, With blotted red lips and a cheeky flush (with red nose to match), this cute clown is giving French girl vibes.
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Part Western, part galactic, this space cowgirl costume will have you ready to lasso in all the compliments.
6. Alien Mami
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Facts: Aliens are here—and thanks to their space blue eyes and iridescent lips, they’re totally gorg, too.
7. Sandra Dee
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, “Tell me about it…stud.” Sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves. Channel your inner Sandy (and Gigi Hadid) with this look that’ll swoop up all the attention. Swipe a bold matte red lip with staying power—you’ll need it to outlast all your dance moves. Keep your cheeks light on the blush and bring up the focus to your eyes with a set of extra-long, curled false lashes, like MI BEAUTI Magnetic Eyelashes + Eyeliner. Consider this an easy Halloween makeup look that’s sure to be a crowd pleaser!
8. The Wickedest Witch
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Feeling a little witchy? Halima Aden knows that there’s no time better than spooky season to show off your dark side. Sculpted cheekbones are the key to pulling off this Maleficent-inspired look so get ready to sculpt those babies sky high. Grab a contouring palette (such as CITY COLOR COSMETICS Contour Palette), suck in your cheeks to find the hollows and contour upwards towards your ears. And don’t be light handed. Drama here is a major vibe. Top off your look with an exaggerated smoky eye to emit all the Grimm fairytale vibes.
9. The Rock n’ Roll Devil
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, When it comes to last minute costumes, a devil may be the most common go-to, but it also never fails. If you’re rocking a pair of horns for the night, set your look on fire with some easy red eye makeup and smudged kohl-lined eyes, like Adam Lambert. For your eyes, reach for a creamy red eyeshadow.
10. The Modern Marilyn
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Creator Mykie proves that a classic, fiery red lip and a killer wing is all you need to portray this iconic beauty. Use large rollers for bombshell volume, slightly overline your lips, and keep your skin matte to bring Marilyn’s classic old Hollywood glamor into 2021. And if you’re not blessed with a short blonde bob—just wig it.
11. 90s Grunge Babe
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Nineties nostalgia is hitting us hard lately—and we’re looking to channel our favorite decade any way we can. Give a nod to the grunge trends that influenced everything from makeup to hair to fashion, and more with his bold, black eye, and lip look. Keep your skin matte with minimal makeup and bronzer, smoke out your eyes (and don’t hold back!), and coat your lips in the darkest lipstick you can find (such as BELLE EN ARGENT Auteur Matte Lip Color in Light and Angles). Then, slick your hair to one side and throw it back to the 90s, baby.
12. Total Angel
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Bailey Sarian’s Insta feed will give you enough Halloween and beauty inspo to last through the afterlife. This easy-to-create angel wing points for wow factor and simplicity. Reach for your most shimmering shadows and add some stick-on gems (you can use eyelash glue to secure them) across your brows, lids, cheekbones–anywhere you want to shine. Then, top it off with some wings and/or a halo and grace everyone with your ethereal presence.
13. Watermelon Sugar
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, What’s more refreshing than a watermelon—especially with cold weather around the corner? Take a cue from Beauty by Tay and create a makeup look that’ll bring everyone back to their favorite season. All you need are three eyeshadow shades: pink, green, and black (or black eyeliner), plus your prettiest pink lipstick. Don’t forget to dot those seeds onto each of your eyelids and cheeks for a look worthy of a thousand likes. This VIOLET VOSS Fruit Sorbet Mini Palette has pretty much everything you need.
14. Butterfly Beauty
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Butterflies are one of our favorite Halloween makeup looks because they can be accomplished at almost every skill level. Go all out with butterfly elaborate wing eyes, or get playful with bold colors and add butterfly accessories to your hair. There’s no wrong way to channel this gorgeous creature—you’re metamorphosis awaits.
15. Serpent Queen
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Whether you have a love of snakes or they trigger your flight or fight mode, you can’t deny they’re perfect for Halloween. When you don’t have time to go full serpent mode, a couple of eyeliners will do. Use white, black, brown, yellow, green—any shade you like and paint winding shapes down your face, then fill them in with color and shapes for a superb (we couldn’t help it), makeup moment.
16. Glam Tiger
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Take a walk on the wild side with a tiger-inspired eye look that’ll put you in the spotlight. And the best part? You’ll be Halloween-ready before you can say roar. Just blend your sparkliest eye shadow across your lids, then blend brown and orange shadows above your eye crease. (COLOURPOP COSMETICS Pressed Powder Shadow in Tangerine Dreams is the perfect hue). Use an eyeliner pencil or liquid liner to draw on triangular shapes and lines up to your brow bone, and add mascara for some flutter.
17. Daring Dalmatian
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, We’ve got 101 reasons why we love this Dalmatian-inspired eye look, but we’ll stick with the basics: its super fun, eye catching, and easy to achieve. Reach for white eyeliner or creamy white eyeshadow, blend it all over your lids, and then use black eyeliner to draw on spots wherever you want. Precision isn’t necessary to make them look natural. Pop on a black lipstick and you’re ready to go.
18. Harley Quinn
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Of all the Harley Quinn-inspired costumes we’ve seen, this one wins our hearts because you can literally create it with anything in your makeup kit. Seriously, if you have a combo of blue, pink or red eye shadow, blush, lipstick, and eye pencil—you’re set to start swingin’. Just blend color like crazy (from a palette like NOMAD COSMETICS Berlin Underground Eyeshadow Palette) over each lid to create a wash that goes from below your cheekbones to above your brow bones. Keep your skin super matte. Add some pigtails and ribbon, or dust color onto your hair if it’s light. Then, accessorize as you wish.
19. Garden Fairy
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, Sure, a Tinker Bell costume is expected. But what about a garden fairy? This look is so easy and it can be a ton of fun sourcing props and accessories for. You can focus on easy makeup, grabbing the pinkest of blushes, pearlescent highlighters, and maybe some pearl or rhinestone accents too. Likely, you’ll have all the essentials in your makeup bag. For the finishing touches, you can go to almost any craft store or scoop up these floral pieces from Amazon to adorn around your ears. Attaching with lash-glue works best!
20. Marge Madness
Beautiful Halloween Makeup, One word: Hilarious. Go as Marge Simpson and you’ll have the crowd in fits (just like us). This look is a surefire crowd pleaser that requires minimal effort. Once you’ve got the blue wig down, reach for some yellow body paint (try MEHRON Makeup Cream Blend™ Stick in Yellow. Then, top your cheekbones and collar bone off with NYX SFX Cream Color in Gold or any hold highlighter for some extra dimension. And, don’t forget to define your brows so they don’t disappear into the background.