The best Halloween makeup tutorials

Hallowe’en is the best time of year if you’re a beauty junkie – not only do you get to spend hours doing some elaborate makeup looks, but you get to use all of the weird products you bought that you never normally get to use! Like green eyelashes and red eyeshadow (although if you’re looking for a way to wear red eyeshadow in life check this out). We’ve scoured youtube to find some of the best makeup tutorials on the interwebs to help you be the best-costumed person at the party. Check out the talented ladies and their artistry below!

Owl Mask

Masks can be uncomfortable and detrimental to your sight – a mask made of makeup is genius, and this feathery owl-inspired one is so, so pretty (and not as hard as it looks!). You’ll get compliments on it all night.

Pop Art

One of the most striking looks we’ve seen, and you can’t get much cooler than going as a work of art for Halloween.

Emily from the Corpse Bride


Who doesn’t want to take the opportunity to go around with a blue painted face?!

Ursula Andress as Honey Ryder in Dr. No

Given that James Bond is having a moment right now, why not go as one of the most Iconic Bond Women ever, Honey Ryder played by Ursula Andress. All you need is a dagger, a knock-out white bikini, and this tutorial.

Marilyn Monroe

A classic fancy dress look, and a great one if you don’t want to get too scary and weird looking (maybe if you had a Halloween date, say. Do those exist?).

The Queen of Hearts

Ignore all the Sexy Alice’s out there and go for the real star of the movie, The Queen of Hearts.

Poison Ivy


Possibly the sexiest comic book villain ever, emulate Poison Ivy’s leafy green eyes with this beautiful eye makeup tutorial, complete with glittery furry eyebrows.

1920’s flapper

The fashion followers Halloween costume – right on trend for A/W, and a perfect opportunity to use the 20s style makeup that’s everywhere right now.