Find a matching Halloween makeup for your DIY costume from this list of easy-to-do Halloween makeup ideas and rock a fantastic look this year!
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- 25 Halloween Makeup Looks That Are Actually Easy
Halloween Makeup Ideas You Can Do at the Last Minute
25 Halloween Makeup Looks That Are Actually Easy
Buzzfeed recently published a piece featuring 25 cool Halloween face makeup ideas “that are actually easy,” including a taxidermy deer, cracked porcelain doll, Vincent Van Gogh, and David Bowie from two different eras. In other words, fabulous looks you can easily replicate!
Cool Halloween makeup isn’t always as hard as it looks. Sure, pros have access to facial prosthetics and wild makeup, but there are a lot of awesome looks you can pull off with what you already have in your makeup bag.
Even if you have to pick up a few things at the store, it won’t break the bank. Here’s the list of Halloween looks easy enough for anyone to do and doesn’t really require a lot of time or preparation.
1. David Bowie (Ziggy Stardust)
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Pretty as Ziggy.
2. Hello Van Gogh!
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Perfect for you, gingers! Use brushstrokes with different colors to achieve the painter’s signature look.
3. Snapchat’s Rainbow Lens
Cute — and topical to boot. Check out the video how-to here.
4. Lady in Lace Makeup
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Dainty Halloween eye makeup for an understated look. Simply brush eye shadow on through a piece of lace for an easy, elegant costume boost. Learn more here.
5. Ms. Plastic Surgery
Black eyeliner is all you need to make the incision marks. Add a little fake blood for a creepy twist. Learn more here.
6. All Hail the Spider Queen
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Easy and cool Halloween makeup idea to get into the spooky spirit. Find the tutorial here.
7. Taxidermy Deer
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Roadkill never looked so good! Find the tutorial here.
8. Lichtenstein Pop Art
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Bold, edgy, and guaranteed to make a statement! Check out the video tutorial here.
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Would you agree they’re easy and actually doable? I’m sure you would. I know it can be hard to think of a cool Halloween costume when you don’t have a lot of time to do it, especially when you’re looking for something not too complicated.
I hope you enjoyed this list. And don’t forget to share who you’ll be this Halloween in the comments section below!
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on October 5, 2016, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.