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Halloween The Beauty Extremist

The Beauty Extremist |
Makeup Tutorial

By Rose-Ann Cullen, 17th October 2015

Overlined lips, a dramatic contour and an intensely smoky eye combine in this striking Halloween look. Beauty extremists will love this exaggerated approach to makeup application, created by Illamasqua Brand Ambassador Zoe Peplow.


Halloween The Beauty Extremist

1. Brush up brows with a spoolie wand and pears soap.

2. Blend Precision Gel Liner across lids and at lower lash lines.

3. Sweep Pure Pigment in Android across lids.

4. Layer Refine eyeshadow from Spirit Palette over outer corner and lower lash lines.

5. Add Cascade into the inner corners.

6. Blend Refine to the socket.

7. Use Precision Gel Liner at the waterline.


Halloween The Beauty Extremist

1. Apply Hydra Veil and Rich Liquid Foundation to base.

2. Use a stippling motion for fuller coverage as needed.

3. Contour and highlight with the Spirit Palette; use Cascade to highlight, Refine to contour and Awaken to blend the shades together.

  • Illamasqua Hydra Veil
  • Illamasqua Skin Base Foundation


Halloween The Beauty Extremist

1. Overline lips with Precision Gel Eyeliner and fill with the colour.

2. Layer Cascade and Pure Pigment in Android over lips.

Finishing Touches

Halloween The Beauty Extremist

1. Apply mascara to lashes.

2. Add false lashes to finish the look.

  • Illamasqua Masquara

Complete the Look: The Beauty Extremist Hair Tutorial


1. Begin with day-old hair.

2. Spray styling prep spray through lengths and ends of hair.


1. Use fingers to pull hair around to the right of the head.

2. Twist into a roll shape, up the head and round towards the front.

3. Secure with grips.


1. Backcomb remaining loose hair.

2. Twist to form a quiff.

3. Pin into place.