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Trend Alert: Morbid Makeup

Beauty addicts worldwide are calling this look "Coffin Couture". Even Jemma Kidd has a makeup class called Coffin Couture Masterclass. Goth has gone from scary to super-sexy this fall, ranging from all types of blacks to plums to deep reds. The look has nothing to do with endangering your body with piercings and tattoos, though. Instead, it's all about dark colored lips, eyes and nails with a contrasting pale cheek. Here are a few products for you to check out. How does this ghost-gone-glam trend strike you?

Nars Single Eye Shadow in Night Fever ($21) is a black powder eyeshadow flecked with red pearls. The combination actually makes it a very deep, dark and powerful purple.

For two more products,

Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Plump Perfect Lipstick in Perfect Currant ($21.50) is a deep black cherry creamy color lipstick made to plump up your pout to the Bauhaus-listening extreme!

Jessica Nails Vinyl Vixen Metallic Shimmer Deep Burgundy Custom Colour Nail Polish ($6.50) is a deep wine color that borders on a maroon/red if you apply two coats. Doesn't it look just like blood?

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puddlesworth puddlesworth 9 years
love dark colors!
ValenCina ValenCina 10 years
I love dark nail polish and eyeshadow, but dark lipstick doesn't really look good on me, my mouth is pretty small and it almost disappears behind it!
Sarah16 Sarah16 10 years
I have that Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Lipstick and absolutely love it! It actually stays on all day and comes in so many fun beautiful colors! I highly suggest it!
koolbr33z3 koolbr33z3 10 years
I don't see how Sophia's look is morbid.
the-makeup-blogette the-makeup-blogette 10 years
i love the contrast of dark colors and nudes!
Pir8Liz Pir8Liz 10 years
Mandy's make-up seems a bit off on her. The girl in the center is downright scary.
gen92 gen92 10 years
I'm not one for super dark red lipstick, but I do love smoky eyes.
krob krob 10 years
HA I wish pale skin would come in vogue as well! I am so not getting skin cancer to be fashionable. I LOVE these looks though including the dark lipstick. I've already added several shades of dark lipstick and eyeshadow to my already huge collection. I already have a plethora of black/plum/wine nail polishes so I am VERY excited that it is still in style... although I would still rock it out anyways!!
missreneer missreneer 10 years
Sophia looks beautiful. I tend to love Mandy's style but this is doing nothing for me. It just doesn't suit her features.
Pokemyhontas Pokemyhontas 10 years
I think it's neat-looking, although I'm too old to rock it now. *pout*
any any 10 years
i like the nails dark but my make up no i like lookin' natural...
JaimeLeah526 JaimeLeah526 10 years
I love black nails and liner but I really don't like dark lips on light skin.
kt1783 kt1783 10 years
I think that this look is good in moderation--pick one thing to highlight--nails, lips, or eyes.
blondie829 blondie829 10 years
I am not loving the dark lips, but I'm digging the nails. The eyes could go either way depending on how thick you lay the dark liner on.
vivelamour vivelamour 10 years
I can't do dark lips. I already have pretty big lips & they really don't need any more attention. I'll just stick with the dark nails and eyes.
Magica Magica 10 years
I was all about the dark lipstick and dark eye makeup in my late teens. Don't think I'll try it again anytime soon, though. I'm incredibly pale, so it makes me look like a vampire. You wouldn't believe how many times people have started humming the Addams family theme when they see me. :-P
nomerz nomerz 10 years
I can handle dark eyes and nails, but that's it.
Alissa1122 Alissa1122 10 years
Love this look! Being a pale-face myself, I'm happy to see the non-tan trend emerge.
blondebombshell blondebombshell 10 years
Love Sophia's look, love the non-orange fake tans like most of Hollywood, they all look great!
cindeerella cindeerella 10 years
i LOVE IT!! it's rare that i ever do anything like that but i think i love it only because my inner child is a little goth girl running wild. hahaha
Hootie Hootie 10 years
I don't care for the goth or almost dead look. Yuck.
selenya selenya 10 years
I love this look. Glad to see Hollywood girls are latching onto it...this look really went well in the black and white pictures. Hopefully, pale will be in next. I'm sick of being told to get a tan. ;)
Pink81406 Pink81406 10 years
I love Sophia Bush's nails and I don't think it looks morbid. Now Mandy Moore on the other hand looks like the walking dead! And the girl in the middle looks like a skeleton with eyeliner. Geez I'm judgemental!
scully22 scully22 10 years
I love it! I've worn black polish on my toes but got some goofy looks. Don't care though - it looks good! The girl in the middle looks a little too much "Adams Family like".
TNgirl TNgirl 10 years
That chick in the middle is scary!
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