Every woman with a flair for makeup can find in Halloween the chance to become her own makeup artiste. It’s fun, it’s creative and just might make you a bit bolder, more inventive, with your makeup on other special nights of the year that don’t happen to be Halloween.
Want to make yourself up as a geisha girl? A 1930’s actress? A gorgeous witch? Information on how to paint your face to these personas and many other, weirder, looks is yours for the browsing.
Go Goth for a night, or get fangs, or outrageous shades of hair, or glitter for looks running a gamut from glamorous to gloopy.
Make Your Own Makeup
You can also create your own makeup by following these simple steps:
–Determine what color makeup you want.
–Mix together 2 tsp. solid shortening, 5 tsp. cornstarch, 1 tsp. flour and drops glycerin in a bowl. Blend well.
–Add food coloring a little at a time until you get the color you want.
–Put makeup on, using only enough to cover.
–Wash makeup off with warm water and soap after the Halloween fun
Tips & Warnings
–Divide the main mixture into several smaller parts to make different colors.
–Remember that food coloring can stain fingers and clothing.
–Try the makeup on a small area of your skin first to test your skin’s reaction.
2 tsp. solid shortenings
4 drops glycerins
1 tsp. white flour
5 tsp. cornstarches