Rather than lead with makeup that transitions the average looking to amazing, Miss Lakune seemingly devotes more time to creations that oscillate between macabre and gory. A great level of precision and skill still has to go into this makeup, where it seems torture devices are so frequently utilized.
It’s hard to not put a premium on geeky eye makeup, especially when it has the tendency to turn out so cool. Here are a few examples of artist Kirsty Childs showing off famous characters and heroes in very cool eye makeup.
Makeup can bring about magnificent and complete changes in appearance, then you see the true face and you’re all like.. who could have ever thought this was possible? Artist Eddi Aguirre washed up Barbie’s face thoroughly to see what was beneath the makeup and here’s the true face of Barbie. While he was at it, [...]
Sandra Bolmhom has quite a set of transformations on her resume, the latest being this mustache lips makeup that can creep you the right out.
The female alien makeup and body painting by Michael aka Tauart puts into perspective all that alien boning Captain Kirk did. It might always not be easy to resist. Or maybe we’re just perverts, the judgement could go either way.
Makeup artist Allison Chase shows off great skill in body painting in the set we see here. The theme is quite varied, ranging from Harry Potter to skeletons and naked tiger women, but the skill is unmistakable. Especially the skeleton; that dude’s scary.
That’s just about the right amount of weird hotness that we like while being absolutely creeped out. This is the work of Swedish makeup enthusiast Sandra Holmbom who has some pretty interesting designs to show.
There it is, a longhorn beetle glued right next to the eye, making a wonderful (read: gross) fashion art statement. While the work of artist Svenja Jödicke a.k.a. PixieCold freaks us out, we’re at least thankful she didn’t combine that beetle with dead fly legs for eye lashes. Via Neatorama
Eyes can express a lot, and if done correctly, the geeky eye can go a long way in expression and in geekiness. Deviant ARTist nazzara has a gallery of super cool Pokemon inspired eye makeup.
YouTube user PromisePham has been active for only a short time, and already boasts of a large number of subscribers and more than 100 million views. The secret of her success is very easy to see. Working with a few props and her ingenuity in makeup, Pham often transforms into some of the best known [...]
We’d be hard pressed to find something so geeky and sexy for the eyes to wear. Via Jangsara, GAS
Artist Nadia Wicker combines photography with make-up art to come up with these wicked self portraits.
Ladies, here’s a heads-up; when you put on makeup, make sure you’re doing it right. Although reddittor Zigongosaurus did the zombie makeup on purpose, we’ve seen enough with (unintended?) scary ghostly makeup.
Depending on how sparky you want your eyes to look, you could paint them in exquisite styles, or go the way of design student Lulin Ding, whose project “Digitized Eyeshadow” paints your eyelids with light. A tiny frame of insulated wires is placed on the wearers face, held stable by a weight placed behind the [...]
We’ve all seen dozens, probably hundreds of photographs of people before, and after makeup artists have worked their magic. Here’s the work of makeup artist Vadim Andreev; the before and after pictures are as radically different as you’d imagine. Of course, there is no need for a fairy godmother if Cinderella’s got a good makeup [...]