Looking for Halloween makeup ideas that are more sweet than scary? Then you’re in the right place. We have found 43 cute Halloween makeup ideas. These are perfect for the girls that want to join in the fun of dressing up for Halloween but don’t want to look too scary. We have something for everyone from animals to mystical creatures like mermaids. Take a look to find your favourite.
1. Cute Deer Makeup
First up we have this adorable deer makeup idea. This is very cute and will suit everyone. It is a makeup look that lets you have fun on Halloween but it will also make you look pretty to. Something like this could be easily recreated as there are plenty of tutorials online.
2. Mystical Unicorn
Unicorns are a must have for 2017. These mystical creatures have been featured in fashion, beauty, home ware and more. You can use Unicorns as inspiration for your Halloween makeup. This makeup is vibrant and fun making it the perfect choice for Halloween. You could experiment with body paints and makeup to create your own magical unicorn look. We love this cute Halloween makeup idea.
3. Spooky Scarecrow
Scarecrows are classic Halloween characters and can be very scary. This Halloween you could try a cute scarecrow look like this one. You still get the effect but it’s fun and spooky instead of very creepy. Something like this would be great for a party.
YouTube tutorial for the look is below.
4. Fierce Tiger Print
Take a walk on the wild side this Halloween and choose tiger print makeup. This fierce look was created with Wonderland Makeup products in Sub Yellow and Stone Red. The stripes were created with Makeup Forever Ireland Flash Color Palette. Makeup like this would look gorgeous on everyone.
5. Cute Clown Makeup
Clowns can be very scary at Halloween. Mix up your look this year and go for a cute clown. This pretty, pink look would be a perfect way to be involved with the fun of Halloween without being too scary. This look was created with Morphe Brushes 35B Palette, Jeffree Star Cosmetics Lip Products in I’m Royalty and Queen Supreme. You could recreate this in a different color to.
6. Flower Fairy Makeup
Next, we have a stunning flower fairy makeup idea. This one is creative, unique and will make you look beautiful. We love the floral headband and the face decals. Makeup like this is a great source of inspiration because it shows what you can do with some accessories. You could recreate your own look with different flowers and colors. We love this cute Halloween makeup idea.
7. Creepy Rag Doll
If you want something a little spooky but not too scary, then this next pick is for you. Our next pick is rag doll makeup. It gives you the Halloween vibe but isn’t that scary. Something like this would be great for a party. There are many doll makeup tutorials online, so you could recreate this yourself.
8. Halloween Black Cat
Black cats have something magical about them. Some people believe they bring good luck and they are an iconic pet for Halloween witches. Black cats make awesome Halloween costumes and this next pick proves that this makeup idea can make you look gorgeous to. This feline makeup is amazing and would wow at any Halloween event.
If you want to achieve the look, just follow the simple steps from Leyla’s YouTube tutorial.
9. Spooky Skull Makeup
Skulls are not considered cute. However, our next pick shows that a skull can be spooky but not too scary. Something like this is great for the girls that want a Halloween vibe but nothing to over the top. This skull is perfect for Halloween and it makes her look great to. The floral headband gives the skull makeup a cute look.
10. Magical Mermaid Makeup
Like mermaids? Then our next pick is for you. This makeup look features a beautiful mermaid design. Mermaids are magical creatures and would make a great Halloween costume that is not too scary. There are many ways you could create a mermaid look but the use of light colors, gems and scales in this one creates a stunning finished look. You can purchase mermaid scale stencils online so you can easily recreate this cute Halloween makeup idea.
11. Pretty Poison Ivy
Fan of comics? Then this next makeup idea is for you! This look features a Poison Ivy design. Poison Ivy would be a perfect Halloween costume for the girls that want to dress up but not in a scary way, as she is a super villain but she is cute to.
12. Spider Woman
Halloween is the perfect time to be bold with your makeup. It is a chance to dress up and have fun. Our next pick was inspired Spider Woman. It shows that you can have a Halloween look but also look gorgeous to. This eye makeup is stunning and with the added cobwebs you will have one stylish Halloween look.
13. Beautiful Bunny
If you’re looking for cute makeup and costume ideas, then look no further. Nothing is cuter than a bunny. This bunny uses a white and pink color palette making it look feminine and beautiful. You could recreate something like this or go a bit darker and have black bunny ears with darker makeup. This is a fun look that will suit everyone.
14. Fierce Feline
Next, we have another fierce feline makeup idea. This one uses stunning eye makeup that will really make the eyes stand out. We love this makeup look because it will make you look ready for Halloween but will make you look pretty to.
15. Vibrant Sequin Skull Makeup
If you like the skull designs, then this next pick could be for you. This light and vibrant skill design has been jazzed up with sequins. We know that skulls aren’t cute but with this color palette and sparkly sequins we think that skulls just got cuter. It is a unique and creative look that will make you stand out from the crowd this Halloween.
16. Vibrant and Cute Halloween Makeup
Our next pick is vibrant and statement making. It has elements of cute with a hint of Halloween. The eye makeup is bright and funky and the addition of spiders and webs make it perfect for Halloween. We also love the sparkling gems. This makeup would be perfect for a party.
17. Harley Quinn Makeup
Harley Quinn is a very popular costume choice. If you love the Harley Quinn idea why not go for something a little creative like this one. This makeup was inspired by the classic Harley Quinn and the Harley from Suicide Squad. This way you get the best of both. It is an awesome Halloween idea.
18. Beautiful Garden Fairy
Like fairies? Then this next fairy makeup idea could be for you. It features very soft colors with the addition of gems. Something like this is super cute, is quite simple to recreate and could be done in any color. You could even add some flowers in your hair. It could be a low-cost cute Halloween makeup idea that will make you look pretty at any party.
19. Wolf Makeup
Wolves have been featured in many stories and movies, so it is no surprise that wolves are popular Halloween costume choices. You do not have to go all out scary werewolf you could go for a cuter version like this one. It is a fun idea that will make you stand out from the crowd. It looks more Red Riding Hood than the classic full moon werewolf.
20. Frankenstein Makeup
Frankenstein is an iconic Halloween character. Our next pick proves that Frankenstein makeup can look cute! Even though she is dressed as a green monster she still looks great! The beautiful eye makeup and lip color turn Frankenstein from scary monster to Halloween glamour.
21. Pretty Leopard Makeup
If you liked the feline ideas then this next look might be for you. This one features a leopard print design. It creates a cute, stylish and wild look. It would be perfect for a Halloween party. There are plenty of leopard print tutorials online so you can recreate the look yourself.
22. Cute Deer Halloween Makeup
If you liked the deer makeup from earlier in the post, you might like this one to. It is a cute Halloween makeup idea that would be fairly easy to recreate. The eyes and lips are popular looks for everyday so you could master them for Halloween. Add a black nose and some white dots and you’re good to go. The white dots were created with the Lancôme Liquid Liner so you should use something like that for the detail.
Next on our list is this very creative idea, the unikitty. It uses elements of a cat and a unicorn to create a funky look. If you love unicorns and cats, then go for something like this as you get the best of both worlds. Something like this will make your Halloween look stand out from everyone else’s.
24. Adorable Bunny Makeup
Next, we have this adorable bunny makeup idea. The makeup artist has created stunning eye makeup that is complete with a cute furry nose, eyebrows and mouth. Makeup like this is perfect for those who want to look more sweet than scary. It is a great makeup idea for family Halloween events too.
25. Beautiful Sugar Skull Makeup Idea
Sugar skull inspired makeup has become one of the most popular looks for Halloween. This next idea is a beautiful example of the makeup you could wear. She has glam eye makeup on one eye and a skeleton design on the other. The look is finished off with pretty patterns and glitter. Makeup like this is both spooky and stunning.
26. Pretty Cat Makeup
If you love the cat makeup ideas, then you need to check out this next look. Here we have pretty cat makeup. She has beautiful feline eyes with added purple shades, a cute nose and sparkly purple lips. Makeup like this is cute and easy to wear. Finish off the look with cat ears and your costume will be complete.
27. Candy Corn Pumpkin
This next idea is one of our favorites! Here we have makeup with a pumpkin mouth and nose. Her eyes also have a striped candy corn design. We love this makeup because it combines two Halloween classics of pumpkins and candy. You can check out the full list of products used to create the look on the page below. Makeup like this is perfect for those who want to look unique.
28. Cute Deer Makeup Idea
Deer makeup is popular at Halloween and next we have a cute version of the look to show you. The makeup artist has created beautiful eye makeup complete with a red nose, white dots and deer mouth. Makeup like this is easy to create and wear. It would be perfect for any last minute events too. You can recreate this or try a black colored nose instead of red to avoid looking too Christmassy.
29. Sun and Moon Makeup
Next, we have a unique and pretty idea. This makeup features a moon design on one side of her face and a sun on the other. It looks so mystical and magical! You can recreate this or you could turn the makeup into a Ouija board as the boards usually have a moon and sun design. If you wan to try the makeup yourself, then you can see a list of the products used to create the look on the page below.
30. Glitzy Skull Makeup with Rhinestones
Bring the glamour to Halloween with makeup like this. The makeup artist has created skull makeup with dark eyes, a black nose and skeletal lips. She has finished off the look with stunning crystals and gems. We love this because it is like a more unusual sugar skull design. The rhinestone looks so glitzy and would be perfect for a party too. Recreate this or create your own sparkly sugar skull design.
31. Halloween Cat Look
The next idea features more cat makeup. Her eyes have a feline eyeliner flick complete with a nose, whiskers and cat mouth. This is a cute and pretty Halloween look that will suit everyone. As the makeup is black, you can recreate this easily with the makeup you already have, so it would be a great last minute costume.
32. Cute Mime Makeup Idea
Next, we have a unique makeup idea to show you. This makeup artist has created a super cute mime look. She has a heart shape on her face which looks like mask and she has very chic eye and lip makeup too. The costume is complete with a beret and striped shirt. This is a pretty and quirky look that will make you stand out at any Halloween event. You can view a tutorial and check out what makeup was used on the page below.
33. Magical Unicorn Makeup
If you love magical unicorns, then this next makeup idea is for you! For this look, the artist has painted her face and body pink. She has created stunning eye makeup with a sparkly nose and lips. The look is complete with gems, flowers and a unicorn horn. We love this vibrant and glam makeup idea. It is perfect for those who want to look cute instead of creepy this Halloween.
34. Beautiful Deer Makeup with Floral Crown
Next, we have another deer makeup idea. This is one is very beautiful and features stunning eye makeup and her body is painted with flowers too. The look is finished off with a gorgeous flower crown. If you want to dress up for Halloween but want to look cute too, then this idea is for you.
35. Cool Comic Book Style Wonder Woman Makeup
Love comic books and heroes? If so, you need to check out this idea. Here we have Wonder Woman makeup with a pop art look. It is such a cool idea and there are so many tutorials for comic book style makeup online. You can see the makeup products that the artist used on the page below to. All you will need now is the awesome costume to go with it!
36. Unique Ice Cream Makeup Idea
The next makeup idea is so unique and fun! This makeup artist has turned herself into an ice cream! She has a pink dripping face with an ice cream cone on her head. You can recreate this or jazz it up with sprinkles. Maybe also change the color to show your favorite flavor. We would choose green for mint! You can see all the products used to create the look on the page below.
37. Creepy Snowman Makeup
OK, so before you say it, we know that snowmen are not your typical Halloween costume but we think it would be a quirky and cool idea! Here we have icy snowman makeup that does look a little creepy. There are also movies about killer snowmen too! So, this idea has so much potential. Recreate this or go all out and add some blood. Either way, this is an unusual idea that will make you stand out.
38. Magical Virgo Makeup For Halloween
This next makeup idea is very unique and beautiful. So, originally this makeup was based on the Virgo zodiac sign but we think it would be gorgeous makeup for a witch too. She has the moon on her forehead, ethereal makeup and a floral headband. Whether you want to look like a witch or want to show off your star sign, this idea is for you. You can check out what products were used to create this look on the page below. There are also other designs for different star signs too.
39. Cute Cat Makeup
Next, we have another cute cat makeup idea. For this look the makeup artist has created beautiful eye makeup with a feline flick, cat nose, mouth and whiskers. The makeup is finished off with cat ears too. This is a glam and easy to wear look. Wear the makeup with a pretty black outfit and your Halloween cat costume will be complete.
40. Pretty Scarecrow
Scarecrows are another classic Halloween costume and this next scarecrow has glammed up for the celebrations! The makeup artist has created gorgeous eye makeup complete a heart patch, patched nose and stitched mouth. This is a super cute look and it will be quite simple to recreate too. It is another makeup idea that would be great for any last minute events. A full list of the products used to create the makeup is available on the page below.
41. Playing Card Makeup
Looking for unique makeup? If so, this idea could be perfect for you. Here we have playing card makeup with a Queen of Hearts theme. She has created the illusion that her face is a heart shaped mask and she has painted playing cards on her face too. This is a cute and quirky look. You can recreate this or try using a different suit as the main theme. As it is Halloween, you could even add more gore by making it look like a real card is stuck in your face. There are tutorials for this online.
42. Vibrant Sugar Skull Makeup Idea
Next, we have another sugar skull makeup idea to show you. This time the makeup artist has created beautiful patterns with vibrant colors. We love this version of the sugar skull because of the colors, they are so bright and pretty. This a fun and spooky idea that is perfect for Halloween.
43. Grinch Makeup
Before you say it, we know that the Grinch is Christmassy but we think it would be cool for Halloween too. The Grinch, after all, is a villain that tried to steal Christmas. We just think that this would be a fun and quirky idea and it is perfect for those Christmas enthusiasts who talk about the holiday when Halloween isn’t even over yet!
We hope you have been inspired by our cute Halloween makeup ideas.