16 Cool Halloween Makeup Tutorials That Are Easy to Copy

No costume would be complete without some cool Halloween makeup. 🎨

If you’ve got your Halloween outfit prepped or if you’re still deciding, these tips and tutorials will help you out.

We’ve got 16 awesomely easy tutorials for you to try this Hallloween. Just click on the blog or the video to see how it’s done.

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Here are some of my favorite Halloween makeup products

Dark lipstick trio

GR Cosmetics Dark Lipstick

Use these vitamin-enriched lipcolors alone, or layer them all for a 3D, ultra-vampy look
NYX jumbo eyeliner

NYX Jumbo Black Eyeliner

This super-sized eyeliner will make achieving the look you want a breeze
Halloween makeup palette

Halloween Makeup Palette

This versatile palette has everything you'll need to create just about any look

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1. Easy deer makeup via Brookelynn Elizabeth


If you’ve got a contour kit and eyeliner then you can pull off this easy deer makeup.

2. Billy the Puppet Halloween makeup via Cosmopolitan

Easy Halloween make up

With the Saw movie franchise being revived thanks to the recent spin-off, there’s no better time to recreate this easy look – all you need is a tricycle!

3. Easy Harley Quinn Halloween makeup via Danka Miljack


Harley Quinn has fast turned into a Halloween icon. You can go all out or keep it simple, but this is one of the best tutorials we’ve seen.

4. Scarecrow makeup via The Joy of Fashion Blog

Easy Halloween make up

If you want to keep your Halloween outfit super cute, then this scarecrow how-to will be more your vibe. A bronzer or orange eyeshadow and eyeliner and you’re set!

5. Cat Halloween makeup via Style Sprinter

easy Halloween make up

Feline makeup is the ultimate easy Halloween costume and you can make it as glam as you want. – We’re obsessed with the eyeliner whisker dots in this tutorial!

Check out these items to help create your look

Fake Blood Gel for Halloween

Fake Blood Gel

This frighteningly realistic fake blood gel won't budge until you want it to
Cat eyeliner costume set

Cat Eyeliner and Headband Set

Get to work with this eyeliner, add a black outfit, and hey presto, instant costume
Witches hat for halloween

Witches Hat

This cute hat is the ultimate lazy Halloween costume, plus it folds down for easy storage year-after-year

6. Easy Frankenstein makeup via Kassandra Tee

Who knew a 50s rockabilly pin-up pared with Frankenstein would look so good! Green facepaint and eyeshadow is just about all you need to get to pull this off.

7. Haunted mummy Halloween makeup by Shaaanxo

This versatile makeup could also be used with ripped clothes for a zombie costume, plus you can use any dark eyeshadows you happen to have around for it.

8. Aladdin Sane makeup via Jezkamakeup

David Bowie had so many iconic styles but the Aladdin Sane album cover is one of his most recognizable. For something that could have been complicated, we were amazed when we saw how easy this was to recreate with just a couple of face paints!

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Take a look at this book if you want more tips about decorative facepainting

Face Painting Book

Face Painting Step By Step

This book has over 30 easy designs, so there'll be something to please everyone

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