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Beetlejuice Makeup Tutorial

Beetlejuice Makeup Tutorial

Beetlejuice. Beetlejuice! BEETLEJUICE! Just say the name three times and he will appear, ready to scare you and gross you out as well. Tim Burton's 1988 classic starring Michael Keaton as the ghost with the most himself, Beetlejuice sure burned an image into many minds. Those who were older at the time probably got a good laugh from all the ridiculous sight gags featured in the movie while kids were probably terrified out of their minds. Over the past 30 years, Beetlejuice has had quite a cult following and remained popular enough to warrant a sequel as well as a musical adaptation

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Alien Makeup Tutorial with Torn Face Effects

Alien-Makeup-Tutorial-with-Torn-Face Effects

Anyone who has seen Ridley Scott's 1979 classic Alien is well aware of the famous Chestbuster scene in which an alien life form literally explodes through the chest of officer Kane. The scene is one of the more shocking scenes in the film franchise, not to mention one of the most memorable in the sci-fi genre. While the alien in the scene has such an iconic look to it, it may not be the easiest thing to do in regards to a Halloween costume. The Chestbuster alien costume would require the use of a prop, a feature some people may not want to commit to for a Halloween costume. Besides, if you're going to dress up as a creature from the Alien franchise, you're most likely to wear some form of Xenomorph costume. Since those can also be bulky, we've tried out some different makeup effects to get a more practical form of the perfect organism. 

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Dancing Pumpkin Man DIY Halloween Costume

Every year around late August and early September, people start to get the Halloween itch. Then October 1st rolls around and they're in full Halloween mode and taking to social media to express how excited they are for the holiday. One of the most recognizable and shared memes about fall excitement is Matt Geiler, better known as the Dancing Pumpkin Man. Geiler became an internet sensation when he first appeared in his full black suit and pumpkin mask, dancing to the Ghostbusters theme. The dance premiered during a Halloween night news broadcast on KVXO, a local station in Omaha, Nebraska. The video was then uploaded on the channel's YouTube page and has since had more than 7,000,000 views.

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Easy Last Minute Costumes for a Supermom

Easy Last Minute Costumes for Mom

Let’s be honest, sometimes we spend all our time planning our children’s perfect costume that we run out of energy for ourselves. If you don’t have a party to go to it can seem like a waste to don a full costume only for trick-or-treating. We have the perfect solution for those who want to get in the spirit but don’t want a full costume, or who (like us!) want to wear one to work every day! You can feel dressed up with your kids yet be comfortable walking around.

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Avocado Toast DIY Halloween Costume

Avocado Toast DIY

Oh, avocado toast. That wonderful, delicious breakfast of champions. A favorite of Millennials and, apparently, the cause of all their economic woes. Or maybe not. But it’s also a great Halloween costume, if you’re into making your own DIY costume based on internet memes. (Which you should be, even if certain media outlets think it's a bad idea!) In this costume tutorial, we show you a few different ways to put together a fun avocado toast DIY Halloween costume.

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DIY Spider-Man: Homecoming Halloween Costume

Spider-Man Homecoming DIY

Spider-Man first appeared in 1962 and has grown into one of the most popular superheroes. It’s no surprise that every year kids want to dress up as Spider-Man. With the recent release of Spider-Man: Homecoming, this year will not be any different. During the movie, Peter learns “If you’re nothing without that suit than you shouldn’t have it”. Having it taken away by Tony Stark, Peter then dons his old homemade Spider-Man suit. Who didn’t love that suit? That’s why we decided to make one ourselves.

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