Halloween makeup isn't so much more than painting your face or throwing on a ton of glitter. Makeup artists and beauty experts have kicked up spooky style with complex and gorgeous looks like Day of the Dead and fierce felines. The latest Halloween trend that everyone's going scary crazy about is melted makeup.
Melted makeup is exactly what it sounds like. It's a special effect that makes it look like you're meltinggg. By combining foundation and scar gel (or a gooey, homemade equivalent), melted makeup can create a truly frightening look that's used for tons of costumes.
Melted Barbie was clearly left in the sun outside of her Malibu dream house for too long.
A melted skeleton is scary pretty.
Meet the drippy human ice cream cone.
Melted makeup looks complicated but it's pretty easy. This tutorial is a step-by-step on how to get the melted doll look and the "melted plastic" effect is created with a simple mixture of gelatin and water.