10 Halloween Beauty DIYs That Are So Good It's Scary
If you're like us, your Halloween nail art game is already on point. All that's left to do is to pull off a killer costume in time for All Hallows' Eve. Not to worry, you still have plenty of time to create a look that will impress beauty-lovers and scare-seekers alike. Check out all of our Halloween beauty DIYs — they're so good it will send shivers down your spine.
If we had to name the No. 1 pop star of 2014, Ariana Grande would be the obvious winner. Re-creating her bronzed beauty look for Halloween is all a question of contouring (seriously, Kim Kardashian would be jealous). Add a furry cat-ear headband, a black-and-white mod outfit, and knee-high boots to top off this trendy costume.
Zombie Princess Jasmine
Princess Jasmine takes a turn for the dark side with the help of resident makeup artist Faina Rudshteyn from the Make Up For Ever boutique in NYC. Faina taught us 3D makeup techniques that will work for all kinds of gory costumes. Check out our makeup tutorial so that you can achieve the haunting look.
Punky Tinker Bell
Anybody who has seen Tinker Bell in action knows that she has some major attitude. To capitalize on this fairy's sass, we decided to put a twist on the classic Disney character. Take a look at our step-by-step guide so that you can rock an amped-up Tink look for Halloween.
Boho Princess Ariel
Let's be honest, Ariel is totally the trendsetter amongst Disney princesses — but what if she lived in the 21st century? There's no doubt she would be a bohemian babe, so we gave her a Coachella-inspired makeover for Halloween. Head over to our Ariel makeup tutorial to find out exactly how you can become the spirited siren.
Cara Delevingne Skeleton
There's no doubt that plenty of fashion girls will be going as Cara Delevingne this Halloween, but how about you twist the look? This face-paint DIY is easier than it looks, so check out our Cara costume guide to see how to do it yourself. Photo: Kirbie Johnson
If you're looking for a sultry costume this Halloween, embody the beauty of Betty Boop. The sexy icon is known for her doe eyes and striking black bob, so we brought the character to life with a few hair and makeup tricks. Click on our Betty Boop how-to to learn more on how you can become the vixen.
Any The Walking Dead fans out there? Become a decaying zombie with some old clothes, dirty hair, and the perfect bloody makeup. We provide you with a zombie-makeup guide so that you can totally freak your friends out this year.
Pop Art Character
All it takes is five products to become a pop art girl straight out of a comic book. Get ready to be totally shocked by just how simple this pop art makeup tutorial truly is.
Game of Thrones fans will totally freak when they check out this braid guide to becoming Daenerys. In the show, the medieval beauty's braids are totally swoon-worthy, so you'll be happy to know they're achievable at home.
The Queen of the Nile is a big-time beauty icon for her dramatic makeup and layers of jewels. Taking cues from Elizabeth Taylor's representation as the Egyptian ruler, we put together a makeup tutorial so good that we think even the pharaoh herself would be impressed.