Hi, my name is Kelly and I’m a TV show-aholic. With pretty much every new TV show that gets hyped up enough, you will find me devouring it episode after episode. That’s what happened with Stranger Things. I found myself on a binge-watching fest that had me finish the show in two days. That’s what happens when a show lives up to the hype and is filled with enough horror and suspense to keep you at the edge of your seat constantly. It’s also set in the 80’s and I love anything old school, so when a show is said to be reminiscent of an 80’s horror movie and everything from the clothes, to the music, to the big and small props are pretty authentic to the decade, it makes me love it even more. Since Halloween has come and gone, I knew I wanted to share this makeup tutorial anyways.
Eleven is definitely a stand out character on Stranger Things and one of my favourites. Her look is pretty simple so I decided to amp mine up a little bit. Dark circles under the eyes, dirt around the face and a bloody nose are pretty much the key points in recreating this look. Eggo waffles are optional but a definite plus.
Sadly, there were no Eggo’s on hand at the time of this photo shoot, so Photoshop came in and saved the day!
Stranger Things “Eleven” Makeup Tutorial
1. Apply a white base to your lids and blend upwards.
2. Add a light brown to your lids and blend up.
3. Apply some fluttery lashes and apply brown mascara to your lashes.
4. Line your upper waterline with black liner.
5. Apply your foundation, concealer and then create some dark circles with a brown cream and taupe shadow.
6. Then add some brown (dirt) splotches to your face with a stippling brush.
7. Add some peachy pink blush to the apples of your cheeks.
8. Apply a light pink gloss to your lips.
9. Put on a blonde wig and add some blood to your left nostril.
Well, hello.. Dolly! The idea of doing a look based on Tiffany from the Bride of Chucky has been on my mind for quite some time. So I thought this was the perfect year to include it in my Halloween Makeup Tutorials!
I crafted this look together twice before coming up with the best and easiest way for anyone to recreate it. The original plan included covering up my brows completely, but I decided to go with a pale shimmery shadow instead that I blended into the brows that faded their colour, so they didn’t stand out as much. This is an easier trick, if you have thin brows and you’re not comfortable with applying glue to your brows to flatten and cover them up.
Bride of Chucky Tiffany Halloween Makeup Tutorial
First, apply a black cream base to your lids and in your crease.
Apply a raspberry pink shadow (I used blush) into your crease with a fluffy brush.
Apply a pale shimmery pink to your brow bone and into your brows.
Place a matte black shadow to your lids and blend into your crease.
Line your upper and lower lash lines with black liner.
Put on some flirty, spiky lashes.
Apply a black pencil to the top of your brows and follow along to create penciled in thin brows.
Mix a light foundation and an illuminator and apply to your face.
Use a contour stick and accentuate the top of the bridge of your nose, your cheeks and smile lines, and create dimples below your smile (if you don’t have them).
Add beauty mark to your upper lip with a black pencil.
Apply a shimmery pink blush to your cheeks and a soft champagne highlighter to your forehead, cheeks, nose and chin.
Add a black lipstick to your lips and you’re done!
Make Up For Ever Water Blend Foundation in R210*
Kat Von D Lock-It Foundation in Light 42 (mixed with MUFE to create a paler face)*
Arbonne Sheer Glow Highlighter*
Hard Candy Highlight & Contour Face Duo Stick in Light*
COVERGIRL trublend blush in Medium Rose*
Too Faced The Power of Makeup Palette: Champagne Truffle
Maybelline Master Precise Skinny Gel Pencil in Defining Black
Make Up For Ever 12 Flash Colour Palette: Black (used as base)
Too Faced The Power of Makeup Palette: Justify My Love (crease), Wanted (lids), Sugar Coated (brow highlight)
MARCELLE Forever Sharp Waterproof Eyeliner in Blackest Black*
L.A. Colors Dramatic Lashes
Duo Brush-On Adhesive with Vitamins in Dark*
Hard Candy Fierce Effects Lipstick in Black Diamond
What do you think of the Bride of Chucky Tiffany Halloween Makeup Tutorial?! Share your thoughts below!
Disclosure: Products marked with ‘*’ have been provided for editorial and makeup look consideration.
“Though I know I should be wary, still I venture someplace scary, ghostly hauntings I turn loose: Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice!” I’ve loved both the movie and TV adaptation of Beetlejuice for as long as I can remember. So, it was an obvious decision for me to create my own Beetlejuice Halloween Makeup Tutorial.
Beetlejuice Halloween Makeup Tutorial
Start off by creating your eye look by applying a reddish burgundy to your brow bone and following along your orbital bone below your eyes.
Add a pale ivory to just below your brows for a bit of highlight and then continue on by applying a purple to your lids.
Add a deeper purple to your crease and along your lower lash line for depth.
Carve out your brows with a green cream colour and add some brown throughout for a bit of depth, then finish off your eyes with mascara.
Apply a grey cream colour to your face and then set with a white or pale cream powder.
Use the same green used on your brows and apply it to your hair and jaw line, corner of your mouth and as a “mossy” contour with a small stippling brush.
Add some texture by putting some yellow and brown cream on top of the green to create more of a mossy/mildew effect.
Draw some cute bugs on your face for some extra, gross fun.
Apply the green cream to your lips and add a bit of the brown cream to the inner portion.
Finish off the look with a set of grotesque teeth and a ratty looking blonde wig and you’re set!
Spirit Halloween Grey Grease Makeup
Kat Von D Shade & Light Contour Palette: Lucid
MAKE UP FOR EVER 12 Color Flash Palette: Black (bugs), Green, Yellow, Brown
MAKE UP FOR EVER 12 Color Flash Palette: Green, Brown
bh cosmetics Eyes on the ’70s: Dark purple (crease), Ivory white (highlight)
bh cosmetics Eyes on the ’80s: Grape (lids), Reddish Burgundy (brow bone and orbital bone area)
Wet n Wild Turn Up The Volume Mascara
MAKE UP FOR EVER 12 Color Flash Palette: Green, Brown
Marilyn Monroe Wig
Zombie Kit Teeth
Be sure to look out for my next ghoulishly exciting new Halloween Makeup Tutorial next week!
What do you think of my Beetlejuice Halloween Makeup Tutorial? What will you be going as for Halloween this year?! Share your thoughts below!