Goth Face Halloween Makeup Video Tutorial

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Goth makeup is not always all black and white…Sometimes a little glamour works too.

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. Create the goth details. Paint Gothic details on the forehead using some Raven Black and #2 round brush.

Create the goth details.
Step 12. Shadow the cheeks. Shadow the cheeks with Wild Violet using a wide chisel brush.

Shadow the cheeks.
Step 13. Highlight the shadows. Blend some Shocking with the purple shadows on the cheeks with a sponge.

Highlight the shadows.
Step 14. Blend the shadows. Load a sponge with some Pearl Frost and spread it over the pink-purple shadowing on the cheeks for a smoother color transition.

Blend the shadows.
Step 15. Paint the lips. Using a #6 round brush, paint the lips with Catalina Blue.

Paint the lips.
Step 16. Give the lips some depth. Paint some Wild Violet on the edges of the lips for some added depth using the same brush.

Give the lips some depth.

Step 17. Highlight the lips. With the same brush, paint MegaGenta in the middle part of the lips.

Highlight the lips.

The finished product! 



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

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