Looking for Halloween makeup but are fed up with the classic witches, werewolves and vampires? If so, we have just the thing for you. How about butterfly makeup? Makeup inspired by butterflies has become so popular and each artist that has tried the trend has managed to create something beautiful and/or spooky. With butterfly makeup you can create fairy costumes and some artists have even created skull and butterfly combos. To give you some inspiration, we have 21 most beautiful butterfly makeup ideas for Halloween. Take a look and try something new this year.
1. Corpse Bride Inspired Makeup
First up, we this skull and butterfly makeup. The makeup artist has painted her face a blue shade complete with an illusion skeleton eye, nose and mouth. While one eye is decorated with a butterfly. Makeup like this is perfect for Corpse Bride fans because as people who have seen the movie will know, Emily transforms into butterflies and this makeup seems to be inspired by this.
2. Beautiful Blue Butterflies
Next, we have a makeup look that features beautiful blue butterflies. As you can see, the artist has painted butterflies on her face and body. Something like this is great for those who want to dress up for Halloween without being scary. You could even add these butterflies to a fairy costume. There are tutorials online to show you how to paint butterflies.
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3. Half Butterfly, Half Skull
The next makeup idea gives you the best of both worlds. One side of her face has skull makeup and the other side has a gorgeous butterfly wing. So, you can look spooky on one side and pretty on the other. This is a fun and unique look and you can recreate the butterfly wing in any color you like.
4. Pretty Butterfly Eye Makeup for Halloween
If the scary makeup isn’t really your thing and you want to look cute on Halloween, then this idea is for you. As you can see, the artist has created beautiful purple eye makeup on one side and on the other, the area around the eye is adorned with a butterfly wing. Wear with a color match dress and you have a stylish Halloween party look.
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5. Skull with Butterfly Design
Want to go all out this Halloween? If so, this makeup idea is for you! This makeup was inspired by the movie Beetlejuice. As you can see, she has the elements of the character with the green hair and purple and grey face. But she has made it unique buy combining it with a butterfly skull design. This is an awesome and spooky idea that is perfect for parties.
Products used: Morphe 39S Palette, Makeup A Murder Neon Green, Jeffree Star Cosmetics Black & White Shadow, Senegence International White Concealer & Grape Gloss and Violet Volt LipSense.
6. Butterfly Eye Makeup
This next makeup idea is so pretty and beautiful! Here we have a butterfly wing design on both eyes. This is such a unique and gorgeous idea. You could wear the makeup as is with a stylish outfit or you can use this makeup to create a fairy costume. Pair with a wig, fairy wings and a dress and you will have one cute Halloween costume.
Products used: BPerfect Cosmetics XL Carnvial Palette, Coco Cosmetics By Chloe Dubai Babyyy!, Doll Beauty Shine Bright and P Louise Makeup Blank Canvas.
7. Butterfly Skull Illusion Makeup with Wings
Looking for butterfly makeup for Halloween that will wow? Then this is perfect for you. Here have butterfly and skull illusion makeup on the face. The look is complete with card butterfly wings on the sides of her face. This is such an awesome idea! Recreate this or you can try a version of this by using any color for the butterfly. A blue version would look amazing as well.
Products used: Hand-made Card Butterfly Wings, Revlon Foundation, Makeup Revolution Concealer, Violet Voss x Nicol Concilio Palette, Morphe X James Charles Palette, Mehron Paradise Paints, P Louise Makeup Academy Base, Unicorn Majestic Lashes and ABH Dipbrow in Blonde.
8. Stunning and Spooky Makeup Idea
We love this next makeup idea and it is one of our favorites! The artist has created a skull illusion on one side of her face with a beautiful butterfly wing on the other. She has also added paper butterflies to her hair and on her body to. This is a pretty but spooky idea and it is a great look for any Halloween event from a club to more family orientated party.
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9. Pretty Wing Makeup Design
Next, we have another beautiful butterfly makeup idea to show you. For this one, the artist has gone all out and she has created butterfly wings on her face with the same pattern on her body too. It is a stunning idea and you can wear makeup like this with a color match dress or use it to create a magical fairy costume.
Products used: Violet Voss Vibes Bright Palette, Limeade Palette & Rainbow Palette, P Louise Makeup Big Badda Base & Base Rumour 00, Chanel Calligraphie de Chanel Black eyeliner, Black Up Matnifique No Transfer Foundation 17 & 14, Two Way Cake Powder 05, Contouring Powder Palette 04 & Double Effect Liquid Matte Lipstick 02, Fenty Beauty Freestyle Highlighter in Trophy Wife & Gloss Bomb Trophy Wife and NYX Cosmetics Liquid Matte Eyeliner White & Oil Face Paint Palette.
10. Butterfly Wings with a Skeleton Mouth
Like the butterfly and skull makeup ideas? If so, check this out. This one features bold orange butterfly wings on the eyes with a skull design on the mouth. It is another makeup look that is both scary and cute. You can even add contact lenses to make it a little more scary.
Products used: Wet N Wild Beauty Photo Focus Foundation & CCBeauty Flash Palette, IEnvy By Kiss Lashes, RCMA Makeup No Color Powder, NYX Cosmetics Black Liquid Liner, Jeffree Star Drug Lord Liquid Lipstick, Alien Palette and ABH Norvina 3 Palette.