17 Easy Halloween Makeup Ideas Almost Anyone Can Master

Can’t think of a costume? Look in your makeup bag! Whether you want to go glamorous or ghostly, these Halloween makeup looks have got you covered.


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Get fierce with this super simple lioness tutorial by Desi Perkins. Master this Halloween makeup look with a golden smoky eye, a bit of highlighter and shimmery bronzer, and a crisp cat nose and lip. Give these adult Halloween costumes that basically anyone can DIY a try, too.

Harley Quinn


Take a cue from Suicide Squad and head out as Harley Quinn, courtesy of this colorful how-to by NikkieTutorials.

Half skull


If you’re a regular makeup pro, try this involved look by Roxxsaurus for your Halloween makeup. All you’ll need is a palette of black and white face paint and a precision makeup brush. Also, decorate your house to get in the spooky spirit with these DIY Halloween decorations.


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Vamp it up with this blacked-out smoky eye and red lip by Desi Perkins. Finish the look with a temporary vampire-bite tattoo and fake blood. Throw on a simple black outfit and you’re ready to go. If you want to know how fake blood is made, check out this guide to how Hollywood professionals do it.

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