We Can’t Get Over These Halloween Makeup Trends From Instagram

Halloween is right around the corner. This October, makeup artists on have been sharing their DIY beauty masterpieces and straying away from conventional costumes. These completely mesmerizing makeup tutorials are some of the creepiest we’ve seen, and are definitely giving us inspiration for our costumes this year.

Surprisingly, most of these looks are easy to recreate with some patience and creativity; all you need is some basic eye shadow, foundation, and scar gel or gelatin. The best part about these looks is the scarier it is, the better. Whether it’s a full-on mask from The Purge or just simple knife eyeliner, we’ve rounded up a few foolproof ways to spice up your Halloween costume.

Below are some of the creepiest looks that might just inspire you to try something new this year.

Knife liner is guaranteed to keep your eyeliner looking sharp:

Nothing says Halloween like this new twist on the classic skeleton:

A pretty twist on Frankenstein!

This October, it’s back to the basics with this not so basic scary pumpkin.

And our favorite Halloween trend this year is the melting face: a pretty, but creepy way to dress up your visage:

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What are your favorite Halloween beauty looks from Instagram? Tell us in the comments!