7 Cute Halloween Makeup Ideas

Gory and spooky not your thing? Fear not! We've got 7 non-scary Halloween makeup ideas that you'll love. From unicorn to Cleopatra and everything in between, these step-by-step makeup tutorials will make your Halloween look come together. Browse all our Halloween Makeup & Face Paint to complete your costumes this season!

1. Unicorn 

Unicorn Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • Unicorn horn
  • Foundation
  • Shimmer powder
  • Eye shadow
  • False lashes
  • Rhinestone body jewelry
  • Hair extensions
  • Beads
Step Two

1) Step One  

Create a base with foundation and shimmer powder.

2) Step Two

Add an ombre eye shadow.

Step Four

3) Step Three 

Add false eye lashes.

4) Step Four

Add crystal embellishments around eyes.

5) Step Five

Add in pink hair extensions. Secure horn to center of head. Embellish with beads. Go make some magic!

2. Cleopatra

Cleopatra Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • Gold, turquoise eyeshadow
  • Dark eyebrow pencil
  • Black eyeliner
  • Mascara
  • False lashes
Step Two

1) Step One 

Sweep gold shadow across lids; blend turquoise shadow into the crease of your eye.

2) Step Two

Enhance eyebrows by filling them in with a dark pencil.

Step Three

3) Step Three

Using black liner, draw a dramatic cat eye around each eye. Add an "Eye of Ra" symbol under one eye.

4) Step Four

Apply mascara and then add false lashes. Top off the look with a wig and headpiece.

3. Mad Hatter

Mad Hatter Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • Makeup Kit
  • Orange wig or hairspray
Step Two

1) Step One 

Smooth on white face paint.

2) Step Two

Add blue paint to the right eye then blend pink paint on and around both eyes. Use red and blue shadows to add depth to eyelids.

Step Three

3) Step Three

Color cheeks and lips in red.

4) Step Four

Add a wig or spray hair orange. Top with a hat and a spot of tea.

4. Mera

Halloween makeup doesn’t always have to be gothic glam. Makeup artist Alexys Fleming of @MadeYewLook shows how to create a simple-yet-stunning look for Mera, the love interest of Aquaman. If you want to embody both fun and ferocity this Halloween, then Mera is the perfect character for a costume idea. The whole ensemble is a nod to your superhero fandom while still looking effortlessly chic.

5. Cruella de Vil

Cruella de Vil Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • White and green face paint
  • False lashes
  • Black eyeliner
  • Blush
  • Red lipstick
  • Cruella wig and accessories
Step Two

1) Step One 

Apply a light layer of white face paint (cover eyebrows too!).

2) Step Two

Draw a half-moon over eyes; fill with green paint. Add lashes.

Step Four

3) Step Three 

Circle eyes with black liner, draw exaggerated brows, and add blush.

4) Step Four

Draw mouth and color with red lipstick; add wig. Finish with Cruella's evil accessories.

6. Raven

Raven Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • Foundation
  • Eyeliner
  • Eye shadow
  • False lashes
  • Shimmer powder
  • Dark lipstick
Step Two

1) Step One 

Style your hair in an updo and add a base with foundation.

2) Step Two

Apply a wing of eyeliner on upper lids. Add an ombre eye shadow.

Step Three

3) Step Three

Add false eye lashes.

4) Step Four

Finish with a shimmer powder and dark lipstick. You're ready to take on the night!

7. Heart Icon

Heart Icon Makeup How To

How-To

Supplies:

  • Yellow t-shirt
  • White, yellow, red and orange face paint
Step Two

1) Step One 

Create base with yellow face paint.

2) Step Two

Line outside with orange face paint.

Step Four

3) Step Three 

Draw white hearts around eyes.

4) Step Four

Use red face paint to fill in hearts and add a yellow t-shirt.

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