18 Halloween Makeup How-to Tutorials to Knock Your Socks Off

From Edgy to Creepy to Transformative, Get Ready for Halloween!

In case you’re still not sure what you’re doing for Halloween, here are a few videos to give you some inspiration! Or, if you’re like me, just some masterful videos to enjoy. I love seeing the techniques people employ in such time-intensive looks like these.  This post is in the spirit of Sunday’s Link Love, so I invite you to share the love and share a link to your favorite Halloween tutorials (that are not your own).

P.S. — Stay safe if you’re being affected by the storm! <3

Edgar Allen Poe’s Raven

GoldieStarling takes inspiration from The Raven

The Crow

MissChievous creates a dramatic look inspired by a crow


Petrilude unzipped–a Halloween classic!

Edward Scissorhands

KandeeJohnson transforms into this iconic character

Glamorous (but Bloody) Vampire

Pink and red eyeshadow come together in a vampire-inspired look by MissChievous

A New Take on a Witch

DustyOHunter creates a spin on witches that leads to an incredible transformatoin

La Llorona (The Weeping Woman)

DulceCandy87 has a fascinating take on La Llarona

Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland

KandeeJohnson uses Tim Burton’s Queen of Hearts interpretation for this look

Vincent Van Vogh

GoldieStarling transforms into Vincent Van Gogh

Pop Art/Comic Book Character

Vintage or Tacky pops from the pages of a comic book!

Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland

KandeeJohnson creates a look inspired by Johnny Depp’s portrayal of the Mad Hatter

Pirate Davy Jones

GoldieStarling turns into Davy Jones!

Edgy & Gold

Kristianathe with an edgy take on an Illamasqua promo

Mother Earth

Petrilude transforms into Mother Earth


Pixiwoo takes on Frankenstein!

Dramatic Black & White Eyes

Queen of Blending recreates a dramatic black and white look

Nightmare Before Christmas Nails

JulieGBeauty has a how-to for Nightmare Before Christmas nails

Last Minute Halloween – Bleeding Eyes

xSparkage helps with a last-minute Halloween idea