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comic book halloween makeup look


Halloween is coming and I’ve been watching so many tutorials on YouTube to give me ideas as to what to actually dress like this year. Plenty were terrifying whilst others were amazing. I’ve seen a comic book, pop art style videos and images and thought I’d attempt it. Inspired look I’d say. I must admit, from the front, it doesn’t look like anything, just lines, thick black eyebrows and makeup gone wrong. I also didn’t have red paint to do the dots or have much time.
comic book halloween makeup look

But it looks a lot better from the side though doesn’t it?
comic book halloween makeup look

And here is what photoshop can actually do. And it looks like I’ve got the chicken pox too.
comic book halloween makeup look

What are you dressing up as for Halloween this year?


  1. Diana
    15th October 2013 / 5:11 pm

    Ohhhh now this is something new, easy and fun to do on Halloween!
    Thank you very much for sharing this! I might try to do my take on art pop this year!

    Please take care, have a nice day!*


  2. Emma Irving
    15th October 2013 / 6:45 pm

    ahaha that is awesome

    Emma from

  3. Kim Carberry
    15th October 2013 / 8:50 pm

    That is fab! Looks brilliant x

  4. Nayna Kanabar
    15th October 2013 / 9:31 pm

    Very interesting , looks great.

  5. alexis at
    15th October 2013 / 9:52 pm

    This is AMAZING!

  6. Jake Sauvage
    16th October 2013 / 12:22 am

    I've seen a few pictures like this and I SO want to do this for Halloween! It's just so cool!

  7. Franc
    16th October 2013 / 3:58 am

    It's great how photoshop works but it helps that you have nice skin that can easily be animated through effects.

  8. chichicho chichicho
    16th October 2013 / 4:37 am

    hahha this is cool

  9. petroleumjelly
    16th October 2013 / 6:28 am

    wee! i like this one, actually my site has a lot of comic-fied self all creatively done by my bro's gf πŸ™‚ it's nice u had time to play on this as well:) yes! i wanted to pul off a really dramatic zombie costume for hallow-een!


  10. Louise L
    16th October 2013 / 8:54 am

    The last pic somehow reminds me of Jessica Rabbit! But woooow, the side photo really looks cartoonised. I would have thought it was photoshopped as well.

    Louise | Vanity Corner

  11. nurina adhalia
    16th October 2013 / 9:09 am

    so cuteeeeee πŸ˜€

  12. Erika
    16th October 2013 / 10:06 am

    I love it!! I may just have to give this a go at the weekend!

    Well done and thanks for posting, great inspiration!

  13. Ari
    16th October 2013 / 10:54 am

    Amazing job! It looks easy enough but I know I'll still have trouble making it look as good as yours, haha.

  14. Vivian Yuen
    16th October 2013 / 11:29 am

    Wahhh, this is SO good! I genuinely thought you had photoshopped ALL the photos.

    LIVE . IN . LOVE ✞


  15. Serena
    16th October 2013 / 1:16 pm

    We son't celebrate halloween in India which is a pity coz i'd love to go trick and treating! And wear vampire dresses and do gothic makeup and eat halloween candy!

  16. Neni Diyanti
    16th October 2013 / 2:39 pm

    OMG you look so pop art!
    It will be even better if you made the red dots by your self, not photoshop it hehe

    neni ❀ (>Ο‰<*)οΎ‰

    16th October 2013 / 2:46 pm

    well done :)))

  18. Casey Lindberg-Coghill
    16th October 2013 / 6:19 pm

    What a fun look! This could be fun for Halloween or really any time that you want to try something fun and new.

  19. Shumaila Jaffer
    16th October 2013 / 8:52 pm

    it looks super fun to do (y)

  20. Gail J
    16th October 2013 / 10:06 pm

    it looks like fun!

  21. 17th October 2013 / 3:03 pm

    Wonderful for Halloween πŸ™‚

  22. Chaicy
    17th October 2013 / 3:20 pm

    Love that look for the Halloween πŸ™‚ I'm gonnaa try it πŸ™‚

    xx Chaicy – Style..A Pastiche!

  23. choulyin.tan
    17th October 2013 / 3:53 pm

    you really have skill!!! I think if I were to draw this I would fail miserably :p

  24. Ileana
    17th October 2013 / 6:28 pm

    OMG! It looks super scary πŸ˜€ Love it more in the side ^^



  25. kerri @ Beauty and Things
    18th October 2013 / 6:25 am

    oh my gosh!! this looks amazing!!

  26. Agata Pokutycka
    18th October 2013 / 8:52 am

    I like the idea!
    I am going as a Vampiress this year… costume ready just make-up needs some more love

  27. 18th October 2013 / 9:30 am

    I love it!! I will try this soon! =) Thanks for the inspiration

  28. Donah @ SweetJellyBean
    20th October 2013 / 1:44 am

    omg, this is amazing! Love love love x

  29. maia rose
    20th October 2013 / 11:38 am

    I think pop art is like the "in" costume this halloween!its cool!!

  30. 20th October 2013 / 4:58 pm

    That looks cool! Maybe I should try it some times. πŸ˜€

  31. Quinn L
    20th October 2013 / 8:18 pm

    Super creative! I don't think I'll ever do much halloween "make up" though, my skin is oily (esp if I'm having a fun night out) and it'd just be a mess πŸ˜›

  32. Jessica Cai
    21st October 2013 / 1:47 am

    What a great halloween idea! you look beautiful! I really enjoy your blog and would love to follow each other on GFC–please visit mine and I'll follow you back πŸ™‚
    xo Jess

  33. wesharebeauty
    21st October 2013 / 6:54 am

    OMG ! I thought you were using some kind of program to make an animated version of your pic! but it was all make-up! this is a great idea!

  34. Bijin Blair
    21st October 2013 / 6:57 am

    You are right, it doesn't look like much from the front but sideways… wow! Very comic-like!!

  35. Cynthia Loh
    21st October 2013 / 7:05 am

    Haha! this is co cute!!

  36. marilovegr33n
    21st October 2013 / 10:11 am

    Great and creative idea. I was thinking about doing something similar on my own. Go for it.

    21st October 2013 / 10:37 am

    Brilliant! I love this, looks amazing! Toni xxx

  38. Mitchellina Metta
    21st October 2013 / 11:55 am

    Love your makeup! so creative :3

  39. Candyz Nikka
    21st October 2013 / 2:19 pm

    I love your idea. ^_^ I might try it.

  40. Sana Sadiq
    21st October 2013 / 2:37 pm

    LOVE,LOVE, LOVE your idea hun … Creative post

  41. Yuh Jiun
    21st October 2013 / 3:03 pm

    That's so creative!! I've never thought of it before lol

  42. Sarvin Sidhu
    21st October 2013 / 5:37 pm

    interesting! love this post x

  43. Alia A.G.
    21st October 2013 / 6:17 pm

    Not sure what I will be this year, but I'm looking forward to dressing my son up in his tiger costume for his very first Halloween!

  44. PhazeStyle
    21st October 2013 / 7:53 pm

    I love this, you look great! x

  45. Nina Gonzalez
    21st October 2013 / 9:35 pm

    this is awesome!! πŸ˜€

  46. Tasha F
    22nd October 2013 / 12:12 am

    WOW! You did an amazing job!

  47. Sadie
    25th October 2013 / 5:13 pm

    Wow this looks amazing! πŸ™‚ xx

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