5 Last-Minute DIY Easy Halloween Costumes You Can Do With Makeup

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Looking for some last-minute DIY easy Halloween costumes? I’ve got you covered! Check out my quick and easy tutorial with some pretty amazing DIY Halloween costume ideas.

Tools and materials:

  • Brushes
  • Black eyeliner
  • Liquid liner
  • White jumbo pencil
  • Red lipstick
  • Pink lipgloss
  • Eye curler
  • Mascara
  • Elastic
  • Hairbrush
  • Brown eyeshadow
  • Pink eyeshadow
  • Gold shimmer
  • Eyebrow pencil
  • Fabric 
  • Flowers
Last-minute DIY easy Halloween costumes

1. Creepy clown

For the hair, braid hair in two pigtails. Start by filling in your eyelids with black eyeliner. I used a jumbo black eyeliner stick and blended it around my eyelids with a brush. 

Building pigment with black eyeshadow

Add black eyeshadow to build pigment. 

Blending dark brown eyeshadow

Apply dark brown shadow over the crease and blend.

Drawing triangles above and below the eyes

With black liquid eyeliner, draw a triangle just above your brow. Draw an upside-down triangle, starting from right beneath your lash line. Ensure triangles are aligned. 

Adding a dot at the tip of each triangle

Add a dot on each tip of the triangle and line the rims of your eyes. 

Applying brown eyeshadow to create shadow

Apply brown eyeshadow it on the sides of the bottom triangles to create a 3D effect and contour. 

Lining lips with a dark purple color

Line your lips with a dark, deep purple color. 

Elongating the sides of the smile

Elongate the lines of your lips on the side, as shown. 

Applying bright red lipstick to the nose

Finish off with bright red lipstick on the center of your lips and a cute red dot on your nose. 

Easy last-minute clown DIY Halloween costume

This creepy clown look is simple yet effective - perfect for a last-minute Halloween idea.

Adding dramatic contour along the cheekbones

2. Broken doll

Apply foundation and add some dramatic contouring on the sides of your cheeks, right along the cheekbone. 

Applying pink eyeshadow

Fill your eyelids with bright pink eyeshadow. 

Lining the eyes with white pencil

Line the rims of your eyes and lower the lashline with a white pencil. 

Fun easy DIY Halloween costumes

With a black liquid liner, underline the white part of the lower lashline so that your eye looks bigger. Then, line your upper eyelid with a thick line.

Drawing lashes with a liquid eyeliner

Draw little lash lines on the bottom.

Drawing freckles on the cheeks

Add lush pink lush to your cheeks and apply small dot-like freckles. 

Elongating the sides of the lips

Draw two lines on each side of your lips and segment the line with vertical lines so that it represents scars. Add small dots on the top and bottom of each line. 

Making a cupid's bow with red lipstick

Fill in your lips by drawing a little heart right in the center. 

Drawing crack designs with liquid eyeliner

Add crack-like designs on your face.

Simple broken doll DIY Halloween costume

Now, tie your hair into two side ponytails and you're done! This is a simple and pretty last-minute Halloween look.

Contouring cheekbones and forehead

3. Deer in the headlights

Start with contouring your cheekbones and forehead.

Applying dark brown eyeshadow

Apply dark brown eyeshadow from the crease of your brow bone down to the side of your nose.

DIY Halloween costume

Add gold shimmer to the center eyelids and line your eyes and create some wings with a liquid eyeliner. 

Coloring the top lip with brown pencil

Color in the tip of your nose and top lip with a brown matte pencil.

Drawing white dots on the cheeks

Add white dots. 

Applying pink lipstick to the bottom lip

Twist and twirl your hair into two top parts and add pink lipstick to the bottom lip. 

Fun and easy DIY deer costume for Halloween

Done! Looks gorgeous, right? I love this DIY Halloween costume as it's fun and different (and also works for Christmas!).

Lining eyes with black eyeliner

4. Witch's cat

This kitty cat look is one of the best last-minute DIY Halloween costumes. Start by lining your eyes. 

Coloring in the nose with black eyeliner

Create a cute little nose around the center of your nose. 

Easy Halloween costumes

Add a thick, centerline from your nose to your lips and fill in your lips. Also, add some sidelines to elongate them.

Drawing whiskers on the cheeks

Add cute little whiskers. 

Last-minute DIY easy cat Halloween costume

Meow! So adorable and feisty! This is a classic last-minute Halloween look.

Applying peach blush to cheeks

5. Frida Kahlo

Apply some peach blush to your cheeks. 

Drawing Frida Kahlo's unibrow

Now to recreate Frida’s famous unibrow. Fill in your eyebrows and create hair-like lines in the middle. 

Drawing Frida Kahlo's mustache

Add contour to the crease of your eyes, down the sides of your nose, and subtle shading around the corners of your mustache area. 

Applying bright red lipstick

Top off with a bright red rouge lipstick. 

Last-minute DIY Halloween costumes

Curl your lashes and add mascara.

Braiding hair with a long fabric hair tie

Tie your hair into two ponytails, and braid each part with a fabric piece. 

Wrapping braids on the top of the head

Wrap both side braids into a top bun.

Adding flowers into the hairstyle

Add some flowers around the bun. 

Last-minute Frida Kahlo Halloween costume

How awesome is this DIY Halloween costume? Frida Kahlo is such an iconic artist and it's great to be able to pay homage to her, especially as Halloween is followed by Mexico's Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).


Last-minute DIY easy Halloween costumes

There you have it, some fantastic last-minute DIY easy Halloween costumes so you can look fabulous. Thanks for tuning in! 

Suggested materials:

  • Brushes
  • Black eyeliner
  • Liquid liner
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