The devil is a scary and classic Halloween costume. It is no surprise that costumes inspired by the Prince of Darkness are so popular at Halloween because many of us have watched horrifying movies and have been terrified by stories too. So, to get you ready for Halloween, we have found 23 amazing devil makeup ideas. You will find frightening makeup, pretty devil makeup looks and more – there is something for everyone. Any of these will make you look devilish for any Halloween event. This is the perfect place for you if you want to give people a fright!
1. Classic Red Devil Makeup
First up, we have this red devil makeup. The makeup artist has painted her face and body red and the look is finished off with black makeup and horns. We love this idea because it is like a classic red devil. This makeup will be quite simple to recreate as the main element is the red face paint. Wear the makeup with a black dress and your Halloween costume will be complete.
2. Terrifying Illusion Devil Makeup
If you want to terrify people with your makeup this Halloween, then this idea could be perfect for you! Here we have devil illusion makeup. For this look, the makeup artist has made it appear as though her skin has ripped around her mouth revealing the devil underneath. She has finished off the makeup with very scary contact lenses and black devil horns. Makeup like this will be awesome for a party.
3. Half Angel, Half Devil
The next idea that we have to show you is one of our favorites because it is so creative! This makeup has a half design. One side of her face looks like the devil and the other side looks like an angel. This is such a cool idea because you get the best of both worlds – bad and good! To complete the costume, you could even have a half red outfit and half white outfit, too.
4. Horrifying Possessed Girl Makeup
When you watch movies about the devil they will often show scary possessions. This next idea has been inspired by this. Here we have makeup that features a bloody cross on her forehead, blood coming from her eyes, dark lip and eye makeup and horrifying contact lenses too. This look also has a Wednesday Addams vibe so it is like a mix up of Halloween costumes. You can recreate this or try the makeup with a different costume. There is also a full list of the makeup products used on the page below.
5. Half Skeleton, Half Devil
Next, we have a combination of two classic Halloween looks. This makeup artist has created half devil and half skeleton makeup. Her face is red with black contacts and one side of her mouth has skeletal teeth. One side of her body also has skeleton makeup. This is such a unique idea. You can recreate this or try a half design where one side is completely a skeleton and the other is a devil.
6. Simple Makeup with Devil Horns
Looking for simple and spooky makeup? If so, this idea could be perfect for you. Here we have devil makeup that is pretty and a little scary. The artist has created smokey eyes with red lips and has finished off the look with gory horns. You can check out the full list of products used on the page below but the horns were created with Ellimorph Plastic and were applied with liquid latex and spirit gum. If you bought the horns on a headband, then this would be a great last minute costume too.
7. Half Devil, Half Glam
The next makeup idea features another half and half design. This time the makeup artist has created a line down the center of her face and body. One side is glam and the other looks like a red devil. It is a pretty and devilish makeup idea where you can dress up for Halloween but also look beautiful too. The red makeup was created with Snazaroo face paint and you can check out all the other products that were used on the page below.
8. Bloody and Scary Devil Makeup Idea
This next makeup idea is so scary!! Her eyes and lips have dark makeup and the look is complete with gory horns, bloody hands and a star symbol on her chest too. Makeup like this will terrify everyone at any Halloween celebrations. The horns were made by the artist but you can find tutorials online that will show you how to create similar ones. You can also buy horns.
9. Creepy Devil Makeup with Crosses
If you want to go all out with your devil makeup, then take inspiration from this. This devil makeup ticks all the boxes. Her face is classic devil red, she is wearing contact lenses, there are upside down crosses, a cool illusion has also been used and the look is complete with a devil horn. It is a very creative and creepy idea. You can recreate this or paint all of your face red and wear two horns. This makeup was created with Mehron Makeup products and lenses are from Camo Eyes.
10. Scary Devil and Beautiful Angel Makeup Idea
Next, we have another angel and devil idea. This time one side looks like a beautiful angel complete with white hair and the other side looks a very terrifying devil with claws and a skeletal appearance. It is an amazing makeup idea and it captures the scariness of what the devil would look like. This is one of our favorites and something similar would really wow at any Halloween event.
11. Terrifying Makeup with Horns and a Cross
The next makeup idea is truly terrifying! This costume looks like a girl with pigtails that has been possessed by the devil. The makeup features an upside down cross, bloody eyes and more. We also love the white contact lenses because they finish off the makeup perfectly. If you really want to scare everyone this Halloween, then create a costume similar to this.
12. Gory Half Devil Makeup
Next, we have another half style makeup design. For this look, the makeup artist has left some of her face glam and pretty while the rest is red and devil like. The area around the devil makeup also has texture and blood which makes her skin look peeled off. It is a gory and scary makeup idea. Recreate this or you can have more of the face looking like a devil. Either way, your makeup will be awesome.
13. Scary Devil Makeup with Horns
Looking for makeup that is scary, creepy but quite simple to create too? If so, this could be perfect for you! Here we have devil makeup with bold eyeliner, contact lenses, black lip color and an upside down cross. The makeup is finished off with devil horns. You can create this look with makeup you may already have. Then you just need the horns and contact lenses which can easily be bought during the Halloween season. Wear with a black outfit and your costume will be complete!
14. Illusion Half Devil Makeup
If you love the illusion makeup ideas, then you need to see this. The makeup artist has kept most of her makeup glam and a section of her face looks like a devil. She has also made her skin look like it is melting because she has added skin colored drips. The design is also on her neck too. This is a creepy idea and you can find tutorials online which can help you create a dripping skin illusion.
15. Creative Half Devil, Half Angel Idea
Next, we have another half angel, half devil idea. Most of her face looks like a red devil and the rest looks like a beautiful angel. What we really love about this is the halo and horn design. The halo actually looks like it is floating above her head. This is such a creative version of the popular Halloween makeup and we love it. You can recreate the floating headband yourself if you like crafts or you can buy headbands too. Either way, you will look angelic and devilish.
16. Beautiful Devil Makeup
So, when you think of the devil you may not think of beauty, but this next makeup look might change your mind! Here we have a red devil with beautiful makeup. The eye makeup is gorgeous and the black lip color looks amazing with the red face paint. Even though she is dressed up as scary devil, she does so in style! Makeup like this would be perfect for a party.
17. Bold Eye Makeup with Horns
Looking for more unique makeup? If so, you need to check this out. The makeup artist has created black and red eye makeup with dramatic black lines. This look is finished off with red lip color, red contact lenses and red devil horns. Makeup like this is great for those who want to join in the celebrations but also look a little glam too.
18. Fantasy Devil Makeup
The next makeup idea looks straight out of a fantasy story or game. She has dramatic eye makeup and half of her is the devil and the other half of her is an angel. We love this because it is a unique take on the idea. You can recreate this or just have your whole face red so you can be 100% devilish. All the products used in creation of this makeup are listed on the Instagram page below.
19. Half Angelic, Half Evil
Next, we have makeup that is half angelic and half evil. One side of her face is light and pretty and the other side is red and devilish. This is a great makeup idea for Halloween and it will be quite simple to recreate. If you wear the makeup without the textured skin it will be a brilliant last minute look for any Halloween events.
20. Halloween Red Devil
If you love the classic Halloween red devil costumes, then this idea is for you. For this look, the makeup artist has painted all of her face red. She has finished off the look with black makeup and red horns. This is another idea that is easy to recreate. You could add more to this makeup too, maybe try wearing contact lenses for an extra scary look.
21. Glam and Easy To Wear Devil Makeup
Bring glamour to the Halloween party with makeup like this. The makeup is simple and glam with red and sparkly eye makeup and red lip color. This costume is finished off with red horns, a cape and a glittery pitchfork. We love this because you can look beautiful and the costume is perfect for Halloween too. You can view a short tutorial and you can see the makeup used to create the look on the page below. There is also a full YouTube tutorial available.
22. Pretty Makeup with Devil Horns
This next idea features more pretty makeup. The artist has created stunning eye makeup and she is wearing red lip color. This look is complete with bloody devil horns. Recreate this or wear contact lenses for an even more devilish look. You can buy similar horns to these online and you can also buy horns on a headband for an easier application.
23. Unique Red Devil Makeup
Last on our list of devil makeup ideas is this unique look. This is another red devil and this one features black eyebrows and black eye makeup. We love this idea because by changing your eyebrows your face will look completely different which will add to the scariness. The makeup is complete with a bloody star symbol and red devil horns. Recreate this or you can try different shaped eyebrows and you could try it without the black drips too.