The spookiest night of the year is almost here, and if you’re anything like me, you have yet to put together a costume. But Halloween transformations don’t begin or end with the outfit and props. Infinite inspiration for Oct. 31 is sitting inside your makeup drawer, where both the gore and glam of the holiday truly come to life. From the likes of mutilated characters from Game of Thrones to upgraded ways of portraying a feline, beauty gurus everywhere are experimenting with both complicated and simple ways of completely altering their appearance.
Em Ford demonstrates how simple it is to become one of the series’s favorite characters, Eleven.
Game of Thrones
Challenge yourself with Alex Faction‘s take on the undead Ser Gregor Clegane, aka the Mountain.
People will do a double-take when seeing this Ariana Grande-inspired look by Jessica Harlow.
Play up your face’s contours with Jack‘s sultry skull look.
Go back in time and show off your skills with iluvsarahii‘s take on Cleopatra.
Danielle Mansutti turns an oldie into a goodie with this revamped cat tutorial.
Forget concealing your tired under-eyes from the night before with Joe Conza‘s deadly vampire look.
Pull out everything colorful and sparkly to re-create Sophie Foster‘s fairy makeup.