Bloody Vampire Halloween Makeup Video Tutorial

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Halloween is never complete without the presence or sighting of the most famous bloodsucker of all… the vampire. Vampires usually have pale skin, tantalizing eyes, cold demeanor and, of course, sharp fangs. That’s exactly what’s we’re going to do… just a lot more fabulous!

Supplies:  We recommend Graftobian ProPaint for this design.

You may also get all the colors used in this tutorial in one kit. Choose from either the Graftobian Makeup Kit or the Diamond FX Makeup Kit.


Tips: Always start with a clean face. Make sure that all paints, tools and the work area are all clean. Prepare everything you need before you start.

Let’s paint! 

Step 1Create a base. Cover the whole face with Pearl Frost using a Blender Sponge.

Create a base
Step 2. Paint white on the eye area. Load a sponge with White Swan and apply over the tip of the eyebrows towards the eyelids.

Paint white on the eye area.

Step 3. Paint pink. Paint some Shocking Pink on one side of the eyelids. Use a sponge.

paint pink

Step 4. Line the eye creases. Using a #6 round brush, outline the eye creases with Wild Violet

Line the eye creases
Step 5. Create an eyeliner. Paint a white eyeliner along the lower eyelids with a #6 round brush loaded with White Swan.

Create an eyeliner.

Step 6. Create another eyeliner. Paint a purple line under the white eyeliner using a #6 round brush and Wild Violet.

Create another eyeliner.
Step 7.  Blend violet. With a chisel brush, blend the violet paints around the eye area.

Blend violet.
Step 8. Paint the eyelashes. With a #2 round brush and some Raven Black, paint the eyelashes.

Paint the eyelashes.
Step 9. Complete the eyelashes. Using the same paint and brush, paint eyelashes and an eyeliner on the eyelids.

Complete the eyelashes.

Step 10. Paint the eyebrows. Create the eyebrows with the same brush and paint.

Paint the eyebrows.
Step 11. Paint a cross. Using a wide chisel brush loaded with Gilded Gold, paint a cross design on the forehead.

Paint a cross.
Step 12. Paint a circle. Load the #6 round brush with Crimson Red and paint a circle on the middle of the cross.

Paint a circle.
Step 13Outline the cross. Create an outline on the cross design using #6 round brush loaded with Wild Violet.

Outline the cross.
Step 14. Blend the outline. Using a chisel brush blend the violet paint on the pearl frost base.

Blend the outline.
Step 15. Paint blue rays. Give the cross blue rays with a #6 round brush loaded with Catalina Blue.

Paint blue rays.
Step 16. Highlight the design. Highlight the design with White Swan on a #6 round brush.

Highlight the design.

Step 17. Outline the design. Outline the whole forehead design with Raven Black loaded on a #2 round brush.

Outline the design.

Step 18. Create a gem. Draw lines in the red circle to turn it into a gem with a #2 round brush and Raven Black.

Create a gem.
Step 19.  Highlight the gem. Highlight the red gemstone, using White Swan and #6 round brush.

Create a gem.
Step 20. Shadow the cheeks. Give the cheekbones some shadowing using Fuzzy Bear Brown loaded on a sponge.

Shadow the cheeks.
Step 21. Blend the shadowing. Create a smooth transition between the brown and pearl colors by applying a layer of Pearl Frost loaded on a sponge.

Blend the shadowing.

Step 22. Paint the lips. Using a #2 round brush, paint the lips with Catalina Blue.

Paint the lips.

Step  23. Drip some blood. Using a #6 round brush, paint dripping blood from the lips with Crimson Red.


Step 24. Darker blood. Mix some Raven Black and Crimson Red on a #2 round brush and paint darker drips of blood.

Drip some blood.

Step 25. Splatter red. Splatter Crimson Red on the mouth area using a toothbrush.

Splatter red.

Step 26. Splatter black. Using the same technique splatter Raven Black on the mouth area.

The finished product! 



For more advanced makeup designs for this coming Halloween season, check out our website’s Advanced Makeup Designs page.

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