If there are any trademark horror characters of the 21st century, Ryan Murphy’s imaginative figures from American Horror Story take the blood-curdling cake. Even better, the makeup on the show is perfect for Halloween — so we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite AHS inspired tutorials, bringing the universes of “Murder House,” “Hotel” and “Freak Show” to life.
Step 1: After prepping and priming her face, Jacky applies a beige-champagne to her lid as a base color — adding a transitional darker beige to her crease (being sure to flick it out to her outer eyelid to create that vampy feel).
Step 2: Next, she uses Mocha from the IT Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Palette, and places that into her crease. She then puts Sheer Joy from the same palette onto the middle of the lid.
Step 3: Jacky lines her upper lash line with Noir from the IT Cosmetics Pretty Palette, winging it out to create a super thin smoked-out cat eye and lining it on her lower lash line. Next, she applies false lashes.
About the Author:Alanna Martine Kilkeary is a native New Yorker and an assistant beauty editor at Makeup.com. She has had the opportunity to grace the digital pages of Harper's BAZAAR, Rolling Stone and Teen Vogue with her words and skills. She runs a literary infused fashion blog in her free time, her heart belongs to William Shakespeare, and most importantly, she believes that Wes Anderson should serve as art director for the entire universe.