There’s no doubt that Halloween is the spookiest night of the year. Legend says that it’s when spirits wander the earth freely. In some areas across the world, this also the time when people remember their departed loved ones. But perhaps the most popular thing to do is trick-or-treating, an activity that kids love to do during this time.
Interestingly, Halloween is deemed a three-day Catholic holiday where saints and the recently deceased are honored. During the start of the 11th century, the pope decreed it to last from October 31 to November 2. This was believed to be the timeline when Samhain was celebrated while the church tried to convert all pagans.
As Halloween draws near, people are trying to share all sorts of stuff relating to the celebration. There are those who are starting to think about their costumes, while others are now planning their go-to makeup. Speaking of the latter, some are already sharing their creepiest makeup ideas online. And believe it or not, their works are quite astonishing that they look terrifyingly cool!
Without further ado, here are some of the best makeup ideas for Halloween. Get ready to be scared!
#1. Introducing Sally Fingers.
#2. These monster minions are way better than the original.
#3. A perfect ripped flesh wound makeup.
#4. Do you want some kiss?
#5. What’s up, bro?
#6. Now that’s a wicked doll right there.
#7. He’s got his EYES on you.
#8. I must admit, this looks sick.
#9. The old vampire.
#10. Meet Automatron Girl.
#11. The demon lurks.
#12. Not your ordinary scary zombie.
#13. The Ice Queen.
#14. You definitely saw this from a movie.
#15. A detailed exposed skull.
#16. Say, “Aaahh!”
#17. Just unzip it.
#18. Demon girl.
#19. Scary Cheshire Cat.
#20. The Zombie Witch.
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