Day of the Dead Makeup Ideas

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The Day of the Dead or Dia De Los Muertos is a holiday honoring the deceased celebrated in Mexico and around the world on November 1 and 2. As the holiday becomes more popular in America, more people are becoming interested in Day of the Dead makeup. You can easily experiment with Day of the Dead makeup ideas using one of our makeup kits or makeup you may have at home. Below we will give you tips on how do Day of the Dead Makeup. DIY Day of the Dead Makeup To create your own Day of … [Read more...]

Zombie Makeup Ideas for the Living Dead Look

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The Walking Dead has made zombies more popular than ever before. But how do you get that undead look for Halloween? It is not as hard as you might imagine. You can create a scary zombie look by using one of the zombie makeup kits available at Mr. Costumes, or with some simple household items. Below we will give you some ideas on how to do zombie makeup. The Ultimate Zombie Look To do your own zombie makeup, you will need: makeup sponge pale foundation dark eyeliners various … [Read more...]

Complete Renaissance Costumes with Hair and Makeup Inspired by the 17th Century

The Borgias cast keeps it authentic with Renaissance-inspired hair and makeup.

With the ever-growing fan base dedicated to Game of Thrones, The Borgias and the like, Renaissance costumes and inspired looks are popping up everywhere. Mr. Costumes has many outfits for the cultural era where realism and human emotion in art dominated, but to complete the look, one’s hair and makeup are crucial elements, too. From noblewomen to peasants, here’s how to capture each look. Renaissance Makeup The higher the social status, the more made-up a woman was, but in … [Read more...]

Sexy Costumes for Women Win Best Costume

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Sexy costumes for women easily win costume contests in every bar and club on Halloween night. With many contests that offer thousands of dollars in gift cards and prizes, entering can be lucrative as well as fun. To win, the costume has to have a certain edge that other costumes just don't have. Here are some tips on how to win best costume. 1. Choose a Unique Sexy Costume Theme While sexy costumes for women are real winners in costume contests, there is no shortage of them at Halloween. … [Read more...]

Halloween Makeup Tips: Disney Princess Costume

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Costume Make Up: Disney Princess Disney princesses are pure and beautiful with clear skin and bright, shimmering eyes. This look is great to complement any princess costume, and also looks perfect with anything sweet and soft. Fake eyelashes, liquid eyeliner, shimmering eye shadows, and a soft blush is perfect for a Disney princess, and these items can all be found at 24-hour drug stores or Walmart so that you can dress up any costume you may wear. Disney Princess Makeup Instruction … [Read more...]

Halloween Makeup Tips: Gothic Doll Video

Gothic Makeup Tips for Halloween If you're looking for great gothic makeup tips, look no further. This video will show you how to become the perfect gothic doll, complete with creepy large eyes! Soulless and disturbing, gothic makeup can be used for dolls, clowns, vampires, and plenty more Halloween costumes. Using the Halloween makeup tips in this video and creating a unique look for Halloween will benefit anyone who loves the dark and disturbing. Instructions to Create the Gothic Doll … [Read more...]

Halloween Makeup Tips: Zombie Skeleton Video

Halloween Makeup Tricks and Tips It's late at night. You still haven't decided what you want to be for Halloween. The clock is ticking, and you have a party soon. Don't fret! Halloween costumes come in all forms, and while costumes are best suited by applying stylized makeup, some makeup can become the costume. Special effects make up and stage make up can suit any costume, so check out these Halloween make up ideas. Video Tutorials for Halloween Makeup There are plenty of Halloween … [Read more...]

Scary Clown Costumes Make for a Historically Spooky Halloween

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  Scary clown costumes are no new invention. Many historians argue that the fear of clowns has permeated culture since clowns first arrived in courts as jesters or in France as mimes. Evidence even points to the first appearance of clowns in Egypt as early as 2400 BC! A fear of clowns is so common that it has its own name. While psychologists think the spread of coulrophobia is a recent fad, many people point to historical roots. Clowns are a wide-spread phenomenon in multiple … [Read more...]

Zombie Makeup Tutorial

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(Photo courtesy Eric Ingrum) It looks like Easter weekend is just about upon us so why the heck are we talking about zombies? Well for those of you who don't dress up more than once a year, the Zombie Walk take place all over the world during the Easter weekend. We are aware that the walks might offend some people since it takes place on Easter Sunday. We don`t discriminate based upon religion or beliefs, we just want everyone to have a safe fun time! So with that being said, who`s going to … [Read more...]

The End Of The Wicked Witch

Even though Halloween isn't even close to us we still love staying in the spirit here at Mr Costumes. The amount of blog readers we receive is what keeps us going so we appreciate the support of everyone! I thought I'd keep us all in the Halloween mood with this amazing video from Youtube user VanitysEdge. She does amazing makeup work which you can see on her blog, but for now lets soak in all the makeup that went into this production. We're active on other social networks and so are many of … [Read more...]