Halloween Ideas – Sugar Skull Makeup

This was WAY more challenging than I initially anticipated but here ya go!

Products Needed:

Foundation (preferably lighter than your skin tone)

Black Eyeshadow

Glitter Glue


White Gel/Liquid Liner

White Cream Makeup

Black Cream Makeup

Black Gel/Liquid Liner



STEP 1: Apply Foundation

STEP 2: Apply Black Cream Makeup to Eyelids

STEP 3: Draw out teeth with Black Liner+ Around nose + Draw a line underneath your cheekbones

STEP 4: Fill in teeth with White Cream Makeup

STEP 5: Apply Glitter Primer around eyes and on teeth to apply Glitter

STEP 6: Apply White Gel Liner at lash line

STEP 7: Apply Glitter Primer to lids and add Glitter

STEP 8: Blend out Teeth + Cheekbones with Black Eyeshadow

STEP 9: Apply Rhinestones + Studs

Let me know if you recreate this!

Happy Halloween! XO, Lindsay

I am a Los Angeles based freelance celebrity makeup artist. I specialize in television/film, print, bridal, and special events.


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