Boo-tiful Halloween Hair and Makeup Inspiration
Halloween. Time for pumpkins, trick-or-treat, broomsticks, bonfires, toffee apples, costume parties and best of all… wild hair colour! You can go as simple as adding a creepy hair accessory. Or as elaborate as brewing a cauldron of bright hair colour and summoning an undead up style… complete with extra eyeballs!
Toady I’m sharing with you some creative Halloween hair, makeup and costume ideas to help inspire you for this years night of horror.
The enchantress, a powerful sorceress who will put put you under her spell. Tips for creating this look include: dark lip colour, black tears, dishevelled hair extensions or textured wig, talon nails and crescent moon hair accessories.
There have been many creepy colourful characters to grace the silver screen, from Tim Burton films to comic book characters, there are many to choose from. Tips for creating this look include: Attention to detail, it really brings a character to life… and play the part, it’s so much more fun when you get into character.
The decorated skull started out from The Mexican holiday ‘Day of the Dead’, most famous for the decorative Sugar Skulls. The holiday is a day for honouring their deceased loved ones. Sugar Skulls are colourful, vibrant part of the festivities and represents the past ancestors of Mexico.
The iconic Sugar Skull design has in more recent years been picked up in popular culture, with the trend of Sugar Skull tattoo designs and in fashion with floral skull print designs. Artists reinventions of the vibrant designs have added more intricate details and modern elements. Its has also become a popular halloween (All Saints’ Eve) costume, as a ‘beautiful’ skeleton alternative.
Hair colour tip: Incorporate your hair colour with the colour pallet you are using for your skull makeup design.
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