Costume makeup

Affordable Costume/SFX Makeup Essentials

SFX makeup is known for being generally expensive, but you obviously need a lot better quality than what you’ll find with a cheap face painting set. As a blogger and cosplayer on a budget, I’ve found that you don’t always need to pay more to get decent quality when it comes to costume makeup. Read… Continue reading Affordable Costume/SFX Makeup Essentials

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Makeup Phantom Mask Halloween Look

So this wasn’t originally planned as a Halloween look but I sat down with the intention of doing some sort of half and half look and after successfully doing an ‘Instagram brow’ for the first time ever, I thought it would be cool to make it look like I was wearing a makeup mask. A… Continue reading Makeup Phantom Mask Halloween Look

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Queen of Hearts Inspired Affordable Halloween Makeup Tutorial

Welcome to my first Halloween look of 2018! For this look, I wanted to channel the Queen of Hearts and set myself the challenge of sticking to affordable products. You will need: small angled brush and small detail brush, varying shades of matte brown eyeshadow, matte black shadow and matte red, red liquid shadow or… Continue reading Queen of Hearts Inspired Affordable Halloween Makeup Tutorial

Costume makeup · Top Lists

Affordable Halloween Makeup Essentials

I’m not convinced it’s really October. It doesn’t seem that long since I was planning last year’s Halloween blog posts but here we are with an introductory roundup to some of the best products available for your 2018 Halloween makeup. Revolution SFX range (Available here or currently¬†3 for 2 at Superdrug here) One of the… Continue reading Affordable Halloween Makeup Essentials

Costume makeup · Makeup Looks

Green Glitter Mermaid Makeup Tutorial

I sat down to do a festival inspired look and somehow ended up as a mermaid! I’m not sure if this is something I’ll be recreating but I’ve listed the products and how to do it below if you’re interested in becoming a sparkly green mermaid! To create this look you will need: illuminating primer,… Continue reading Green Glitter Mermaid Makeup Tutorial

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Halloween Makeup Look #3 Stitched Up Clown

So my Halloween makeup posting hasn’t gone as planned considering how excited I was at the start of the month! I feel like most people will have got their costume sorted already for weekend parties but if, you are struggling for last minute looks, this half-clown look is super easy! Products used: Snazaroo white face… Continue reading Halloween Makeup Look #3 Stitched Up Clown