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Inspiration Gallery: Halloween Makeover Ideas

Inspiration Gallery: Halloween Makeover Ideas

Halloween is that special time of the year when you get to unleash your creative spirit by going all out with your makeover. Today’s inspiration gallery should plant ideas in your head and inspire you to go above and beyond with your Halloween ideas.

There’s a Halloween party and you’re not sure what to go as. Think of it this way –  if you could be anything you wanted for a day, what would it be? Think outside the box! 

We have strayed from including the terrifying Halloween makeovers because some of them are bound to give you nightmares. Instead, we have compiled a short list of creative makeup ideas and tutorials that you will hopefully want to try out.

23 Halloween Makeover Ideas

1. The Skeleton

For the artistic and ambitious Halloween enthusiasts. Grab those anatomy books and start sketching.

Halloween Makeover Ideas - The Skeleton

Halloween Makeover Ideas - The Skeleton 2

Halloween Makeover Ideas - The Skeleton 3

Full tutorial:

2. Grim Reaper

Get your guy friends on board!

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Grim Reaper

More on this technique:

3. The Classic Pumpkin

Halloween Makeover Ideas - The Classic Pumpkin

Full tutorial:

4. Zombie

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Zombie

5. Pick a Character

There is nothing scarier than a real life cartoon character.

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Marge Simpson

6. Corpse Bride

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Corpse Bride

Full tutorial:

7. Jigsaw

There will always be that one friend that ‘wants to play a game’.

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Jigsaw

8. Wednesday Addams

All you need is a black wig, some very white foundation and black lipstick.

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Wednesday Addams

Full tutorial:

9. Double Face

If you really want to subtly scare everyone…

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Double Face

Full tutorial:

10. Pop Art Inspired

This will require some precision and you may need your artsy friends to help you.

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Pop Art Inspired

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Pop Art Inspired 2

Full tutorial:

11. Archer

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Archer

12. Abstract

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Abstract

13. Pixels

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Pixels

It’s really easier than it looks :)

Halloween Makeover Ideas 24

14. Contours

Your friends: “What are you supposed to be this Halloween?”

You: “WALKING ART!”

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Contours

15. Art Deco Inspired

Her eyes are closed by the way…

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Art Deco Inspired

16. Make Yourself Into a Drawing

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Make Yourself Into a Drawing

17. Play With Proportions

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Play With Proportions

18. B&W 

Halloween Makeover Ideas - B&W

19. More B&W Art

Halloween Makeover Ideas - B&W Art

20. Optical Illusion 

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Optical Illusion

21. Make Yourself the Queen of B&W

Because Halloween is also a celebration of creativity and art. 

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Make Yourself the Queen of B&W

22. Cruella De Ville

Halloween Makeover Ideas - Cruella De Ville

23. The Ice Queen

Halloween Makeover Ideas - The Ice Queen

Many of these Halloween looks are advanced. If you have the time and you’re dedicated to making yourself into a walking piece of artwork, do try these.

Nothing is stopping you from being creative, so grab some paint and get to work!

If all goes south, you can always make a last minute costume (minus the makeup). Here is a great source of inspiration:

Posted on October 15, 2015

Category: Creativity, Halloween, Inspiration, Inspiration Gallery

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