When Halloween is approaching one could choose between various scary Halloween makeup ideas to create the perfect image for oneself for this fun and exciting holiday.

Halloween is the time when every person could become someone else, and choosing a proper Halloween makeup is going to be essential for turning into someone else, be it a skeleton or a zombie nurse.


Scary But Glam Makeup Ideas

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Every girl dreams about becoming a princess, but we know how to take the matter further. A real black queen is a fitting image for those of you who like to rule and stand out! Try it out, and it will be Halloween to remember!

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Crazy Clowns Looks

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Movie Characters Makeup Ideas

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Incredible Khaleesi, beloved Mother of Dragons is the hottest trend there is! Don’t hesitate to replicate the look before your girlfriends do!

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If you are a dedicated commix fan, then you should better pull off your favorite character look. How about the unbelievable Venom 3D image?

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Red Riding Hood is a character that everyone is familiar with. However, we suggest to your attention a completely new interpretation of the image. With such a makeup, you will be the center of attention no matter where you go!


Scary 3D Makeup Ideas

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Who is the lord of evil? The devil himself, you will say. Would you dare to transform into the dark lord for one night? In case you would, this look is surely worthy of being replicated.

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Dolls aren’t always pretty, - they can be scary too. To create that scary doll effect, make all your face white while putting lots of black around the eyes. Any lipstick would go well with this makeup. If you opt for a very dramatic effect, create the illusion of a hollow heart and paint some insects there. You could go with butterflies too – it would look a bit less scary though.

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You do not need scary makeup to spread the terror anywhere you go. No, all you need is a scare 3D bugs all over your face. As simple as that!

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Mermaids are fantasy creatures that everyone is in love with. Mostly, they are good-looking and kind, but how about those who have been corrupted by evil? Such makeup requires some skill and effort, but the result will be worth it!

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Those of you who are willing to go as far as to come up with a real 3D makeup for Halloween, we have a creepy idea in mind. These 3D cuts will make many shudder with fear just from one glance.

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People often underestimate the role of bees in world’s ecosystem. If you belong to the category who values the little things which produce tasty honey, pay your respect with this Queen Bee look sported on Halloween.

Scary Skeleton Makeup

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The skeleton teeth always look pretty scary. For a more impressive effect, you could paint the tears or lightning near your eyes. You could also experiment with the colors, - add some pink, yellow or white.

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Create the magic flowers you’ve seen in your dreams on your face, - and all of your friends will be greatly impressed. Use all the variety of colors, - magic flowers can be grey or black or blue. Add some leaves and make your face look as if you were coming from the Hade’s kingdom.

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If you are looking for the unique combination of skeleton and robot, this makeup idea would serve you the best. With the help of silver and gold metal chains, combination of goldish and black tones for the makeup, you’ll look like no one else.


Crazy Pumpkin Makeup

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Are you thinking of the combination of something horrifying yet a bit glamorous at the same time? Then paint the skeleton teeth with the black pencil, make your yes black as well and add green glitter to your eyebrows, nose and around the mouth and neck area. Wear an appropriate dress, and here you are – you are horribly beautiful!

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Demons and pumpkins are the usual attributes of Halloween that is why combining the two to create a party image is a worthy idea. In case you are interested in an outcome – see for yourself!

Unique Scary Makeup Ideas

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Do you love mermaids? One of the scary Halloween makeup ideas is creating a creepy bloody mermaid look. Add lots of red color mixed with white one to achieve that dramatic effect.

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We all know the story of Dorian Gray but rarely do we think of putting it back to life, don’t we? That is why we suggest to your attention this horrifyingly beautiful look to try out and replicate.


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Most of us think that nurses are good, and sassy nurses are most commonly used as an inspirational image when the Halloween season is coming. However, our version of a nurse image is totally twisted and scary – are you sure, you will be able to deal with this share of terror?

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Tired of regular Halloween monster makeup ideas? We have something unique in store! How about granting yourself unusual alien galaxy makeup? It may take you some time to succeed with it, but the result will be worth the effort.

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Very often, we imagine demon as someone over the edge scary. What about a sassy demoness look? It is still bitsy horrifying but also hot as hell!

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Zombies are always trending, that is why if you do not want to step away from the tradition, you can try this cute undead schoolgirl look.


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There is always a little monster living inside each and every one of us. Halloween is the time when you can show the darker side of you off. This half-monster look can come more than handy when the time comes.

FAQ: Scary Halloween Makeup

What can I use instead of face paint?

You can mix equal parts cornstarch and white cream or face lotion. Add more product to get the desired consistency. Add about one-quarter teaspoon of vegetable oil or baby oil for a smoother application. Add color with nontoxic washable paint. You can replace cornstarch for flour or baby powder.

How do you set Halloween makeup?

You need to set every layer of your Halloween makeup as you apply layers of face paint or pigments, this will ensure its longer durability. You can use any setting powder for this purpose.

How do you make fake blood at home?

Take a bowl. Combine in a bowl: one teaspoon of flour, half a teaspoon of red food coloring, full tablespoon of corn syrup, one drop of blue food coloring to make it darker. Whisk it thoroughly.