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06th Oct 2019

10 spooky Halloween makeup looks that are honestly just SO impressive

Rebecca O'Keeffe

halloween makeup

It’s that time of year!

Finally, the  countdown to Halloween is on, and we’re planning our costumes already.

It’s such a fun time of year, and a great of excuse to go all out when it comes to makeup.

During the week, I found myself falling down a real Instagram hole in terms of Halloween makeup looks.

So, I decided to pick some of my favourites, and share them with you for the ultimate inspiration.

So without further adieu, here are some killer Halloween makeup looks.

This INSANE creepy fortune teller look by Aideen Kate.


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happy first day of halloween month hunnies ??? I’m a creepy killer fortune teller lol ??still waiting for some props to arrive so this was a v make shift costume lol (that’s the skirt I wore to Coachella last year on my head) ? but I suppose that’s the fun of Halloween you gotta just make it work ? ——————————————————————————— @beautybaycom x @mmmmitchell me myself and mmmmitchell palette @anastasiabeverlyhills x @norvina volume 2 palette @benefit_ire brow styler shade 4 @urbandecaycosmetics heavy metal glitter eyeliner ‘gunmetal’ @sosu_bysuzannejackson ‘kylie’ lashes @narsissist Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation ‘stromboli’ ——————————————————————————— #halloweenmakeup #halloween #halloween2019 #fortunetellermakeup #creepymakeup #goremakeup #makegirlz #urbandecaycosmetics #mmmmitchell #memyselfandmmmmitchell #norvinapalette #benefitbrows #benefitbrowstyler

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Queen of Thorns by Katie Butt.


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SPIKE Hey guys. Hope your enjoying everyones Halloween looks so far! I tried putting in white contacts…. but no…. just NO. How i made the head piece, spikes and blood tears will be in the tutorial . TAG A FRIEND WHO NEEDS HALLOWEEN INSPO ? . PRODUCTS USED – Some of the products used were #gifted . Lashes- @joliebeauty 4D faux mink in Melody Foundation- @nyxcosmetics @nyxcosmetics_uk can’t stop won’t stop in pale Concealer- seamless concealer in fair nude and natural beige Highlighter- @sleekmakeup in solstice equinox Bronzer- @mulaccosmetics olimpia palette Eyes- @colourpopcosmetics what ever palette Brows- @anastasiabeverlyhills pomade in taupe Mascara- @milanicosmetics the voilet one mascara Lip- @nyxcosmetics @nyxcosmetics_uk liquid suede in cherry skies Face paint-@mehronmakeup AQ palette @ardellbeauty @ardellbeauty_uk brow in medium brown . #halloween #halloweenmakeup #31daysofmehronhalloween #31daysofhalloween #illusionmakeup #illusion #31daysofhalloweenmakeup #thirdeye #thirdeyemakeup #spike

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White Catrina by Lissy Pink.


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Day 2 / #31daysofhalloween White Catrina ! This year I’m bringing two types of catrina! The white and the colorful one, comment what color catrina you would like to see ? Check out my last post to see a tutorial on this look!!! _____________________________________________ Dia 2 de 31 Catrina Blanca ! Este año les traitor dos tipo de Catrina Una Blanca y una Llena de colores , comenten que color les gustatia ver !! ____________________________________________ Makeup Details: Contact lenses: from @ttdeyeofficial (Use code Lissypink10 at checkout for 10% Off your @ttd_eye contacts lenses ) . Primer: No poreblem primer @touchinsolus Foundation: Fit Me shade 118 @maybelline Concealer: Medium Sand Camo concealer @elfcosmetics Setting Powder: Loose Finishing Powder 15 light @maybelline Brows: Dipbrow Pomade shade dark brown @anastasiabeverlyhills Eyeshadow palette: Warm Neutrals Volume 2 eyeshadow palette by @sigmabeauty Lashes: LustyLicious @lashylicious Highlight: Rodeo Drive @ofracosmetics Body Paint: Paradise Makeup AQ @mehronmakeup ———————————————————— #lissypink10 #31daysofmehronhalloween #31daysofhalloweenmakeup #halloweenmakeup #halloween #halloweencostume #halloweenmakeupideas #catrina #catrinamakeup #mexicandeath #sfxmakeup #sfx #sfxmakeuptutorial #sfxmakeupartist #explore #explorepage #makeup #norvina #makeuptutorial #creativemakeup #colorfulmakeup #trending #scarymakeup #wakeupandmakeup #undiscovered_muas #halloween2019 #halloweenlover #mehronmakeup #muertemexicana

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Spider horror by Diana Alamoudi.


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Seeing a spider isn’t a problem. It becomes a problem when it disappears……?? ? This look was inspired by some realistic tattoos I found Also I covered my whole hand with black waters active paint ? Some products are gifted and marked with * ? FACE: @toofaced born this way foundation and concealer @anastasiabeverlyhills the contour kit* @anastasiabeverlyhills trio blush set* @anastasiabeverlyhills dream highlighter palette* ? BROWS: @anastasiabeverlyhills dipbrow promade* @anastasiabeverlyhills clear eyebrow gel* ? EYES: @anastasiabeverlyhills x @norvina collection palette* @mehronmakeup paradise palettes ? DRAWING: @mehronmakeup paradise palettes @anastasiabeverlyhills x @norvina collection palette* ? LIPS: @follyfire lipstick in black with a black eyeshadow on top for a matte look ? WIG: @evahairofficial * • • • • • • #hudabeauty #shophudabeauty #fentybeauty #kyliecosmetics #makeuptrends #jeffreestarcosmetics #unleashyourinnerartist #morphebrushes #morphebabe #slave2beauty #kyliejenner #makeupart #facepaint #jamescharles #jamescharlespalette #anastasiabeverlyhillsbrows #becca #nyxcosmeticsnordics #toofacedcosmetics #narscosmetics #limecrimemakeup #abhprsearch

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The pink clown by Jan Cleary.


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Pink clown ???

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The Joker by Keilidh Cashell.

This DEADLY neon orange skull by Gabriella Vega.

This ocean inspired skull by Sarina Nexie.


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Me after watching watching Netflix for 20 hours straight, slowly fading away pressing the “I’m still watching” button 100% inspired by @relmartist and @monicaleonn_ ? – ANNONSE – Products are gifted – Product deets: Wig: @wigisfashion – Lenses: – @pinkyparadisedotcom lenses Eyes: – @colourpopcosmetics Black On Black BFF Mascara – @mehronmakeup Gold Pigment & Mixing Fluid – @anastasiabeverlyhills Eyeshadow primer, Norvina Vol.2 palette – @nyxcosmeticsnordics @nyxcosmetics Epic Ink Liner – @milanicosmetics The Violet One lash primer – @unicorncosmetics Lemon Meringue lashes Drawings: – @morphebrushes x @jeffreestar palette – @colourpopcosmetics Rainbow Palette – @mehronmakeup paradise paints – @nyxcosmeticsnordics @nyxcosmetics White Liquid liner Eyebrows: – @anastasiabeverlyhills @norvina @anastasiasoare Brow Wiz in Granite – @nyxcosmeticsnordics Hemp Brow Set Skincare: – @tatcha Camellia Oil, Water Cream, The Silk Peony eye cream, Dewy Skin mist – Skin treatments Face makeup: – @colourpopcosmetics Papaya Milk, Peach collection blush – @nyxcosmeticsnordics Bare With Me Hemp Primer, Bare With Me tinted Veil, CSWS Concealer – @jeffreestarcosmetics Magic Setting Powder in Light – @anastasiabeverlyhills original contour kit

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Wednesday Adams by Jade Berry.


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? ???? ?? ?? ???????. ?’? ? ????????? ??????. ? SO I wanted to do Wednesday again this year, but bring make her more ‘me’ and bring her into 2019 with the hoops, choker & hair clip. I know a lot of people won’t be happy about it because ‘It’S nOt TrUe WeDnEsDaY’ but she still cute so oops I guess ? . . Using @makeupobsession If you’ve got it, haunt it & Creep it real palettes, & ‘Zombie’ Kiss of death liquid lip ? *Products marked with * are gifted* . . #wednesdayaddams #theaddamsfamily #halloweenmakeup #halloween #halloween2019 #halloweenlook #bodypainting #bodypaint #bodyart #faceart #darkmakeup #gothmakeup #goth #glossylip #makeupobsession #charactermakeup #characterrecreation #cosplay #cosplaymakeup #blackandgold #makeupartist #makeupart

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This divine Harley Quinn look by Abby Roberts.


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Hey Puddin’? Omggg I’m so excited to post this collab! Me and @ohmygeeee decided to do a cosplay couple (me being Harley Quinn and her being Poison Ivy), she’s one of my fave creators and I’ve followed her for so long so I’m so glad we could do this bomb collab together! Sooo happy with how it turned out??? Products used: (Some are #gifted) @deciem serum foundation @makeuprevolution c1 & c0 concealer and cool contour palette @morphebrushes @jamescharles artistry palette @colourpopcosmetics main squeeze palette @lillylashes Sydney (use code ABBY for $ off!) @anastasiabeverlyhills @norvina medium brown dip brow, sarafine liquid lipstick @ofracosmetics glazed donut highlighter @suvabeauty grease hydra liner WIG – cut, styled and coloured by me #harleyquinn #cosplay #suvabeauty #ofracosmetics #morphebrushes #morphexjamescharles #anastasiabeverlyhills #lillylashes #norvina #limecrimemakeup #makeuprevolution #deciem

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