Halloween for Dummies: Skeleton Make-Up

Not just for people with no-body to go with


Today’s the day! Halloween is finally here, and the Soton Tab have a third make-up tutorial for those who you who don’t have time to get a costume. All you need is white face paint and black facepaint or eyeliner or eyeshadow.

 

Skeleton

1) Wash and moisturise your face.

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Step 1

2) Cover face and neck in white facepaint (including over lips and eyebrows).

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Step 2

3) Draw and fill in black rings around eyes and end of nose. Draw a black line around the edge of your face, and draw and fill in curved triangle towards mouth as shown.

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Step 3

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Step 3 Cont.

4) Draw a black line from triangle points across the mouth. Create teeth by drawing verticle lines across this. Use lighter marks as shown around mouth and eyes to show hollows of skull.

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Step 4

5) Paint entire neck black, leaving a number of white oval shapes as a spine. Continue black paint across shoulders/chest if desired.

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Step 5

There you have it: a last-minute scary skeleton. Happy Halloween from the Soton Tab!

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