Looking for Halloween makeup ideas but want designs that are unique? Then search no more as you are in the right place. We have found 23 trippy illusion makeup looks for Halloween. Illusion makeup is a great choice for Halloween as it can transform your face into many weird, wonderful, spooky and scary things using only makeup. We have something for everyone, from masks to upside down faces. Take a look and prepare your makeup bag.
1. MASK WITH CRACKED EYE
The first illusion idea we have to share with you is this mask design. The artist has created the illusion that she is wearing a mask of her face. Not only that but she has added in cracks and made it appear as though the eye has fallen off. Illusion makeup like this is creepy and is perfect for Halloween.
2. TRIPPY TWO FACED MAKEUP
Our next idea features an illusion that will make everyone look twice. This makeup artist has created half a face design. One half of her face is normal while the other side appears to be upside down! The eyebrow has been drawn below the eye with a mouth and nose drawn on her head. This is an awesome makeup idea and you can recreate this with any design. Try pretty upside down look like in the image or something scarier for Halloween.
3. SMILING EYES
Next, we have a very trippy makeup idea that features lips and teeth over the eyes. As you can see, the artist has created the illusion that her eyes are actually smiling mouths. What makes this really freaky is that the mouth designs match her real mouth so it really confuses you when you look at it. We love this one!
4. VACUUM ILLUSION MAKEUP
Looking for a unique illusion idea? Then this next design is perfect. Here we have an illusion that makes it appear as though her face is being sucked into a vacuum. It is a fun design that makes you think twice about using the vacuum cleaner. You can recreate this look with any makeup on the eyes and lips.
5. SEEING DOUBLE
No you are not seeing double, it is just a double vision illusion makeup! This artist has created another set of her facial features using makeup so it appears as though each one is on her face twice. If you wore makeup like this to a Halloween party, it would freak everyone out. It is a makeup look that will definitely be remembered.
6. FACIAL FEATURE ILLUSION
Next, we have another illusion idea involving facial features. For this look, the face has been transformed into sections with black makeup. Inside each section is a facial feature, some are real and the others are not. Makeup like this would be so trippy at night or in the dark because the black makeup will blend, making it look more real and confusing when people look at your face.
7. MOVING FACE MAKEUP ILLUSION
Our next illusion idea appears as though the face is moving. The artist has created many sets of her eyes, lips and nose which it gives a still frame look. It is like you are watching her jump or move in slow motion so you can see each movement. We love this trippy and unique design.
8. TRIPPY FACE ILLUSION MAKEUP
If you really want to cause confusion with illusion makeup, then this idea could be just what you are looking for. This design features three eyes, noses and mouths with black makeup around the outside. The black makeup has completely transformed her face into a different shape and it would look amazing at a party in the dark. Recreate something like this or use makeup to create a different face shape.
9. TRIPLE VISION
We have seen double vision now what about triple? This design features three eyes, noses and mouths. It creates such a weird and wonderful effect that people will have to look twice to find out which of the features are real. You can recreate this makeup or choose darker makeup for Halloween.
10. SLICED FACE
Next, we have a creepy illusion makeup idea. This one features a sliced face. The artist has used black makeup and other colors to create the illusion that her face has been sliced into different sections. Makeup like this would trick everyone in the dark and you can even make it gory by adding some fake blood. This look is perfect for Halloween!
11. CREEPY ATTACHED FACE ILLUSION MAKEUP
Like the face masks but want a design that is a little more scary? Then this makeup is for you. Here we have a mask that actually looks like skin which has been placed on her face. It does not have the mask shape, more of a face shape, which gives the illusion that the mask is real skin. You can recreate this or step up the scare by adding fake blood.
12. 4 EYES ILLUSION MAKEUP
All eyes will be on you with our next makeup idea. This artist has created an eye illusion. She has created a pair of extra eyes that look just like her own. At first glance people would not know which set of eyes to look at which is both creepy and confusing. We bet that this look will give them a headache, too.
13. BRATZ DOLL ILLUSION MAKEUP
Halloween doll makeup will be very popular this season, but if you are looking for a really unique and creative doll makeup, then this idea is for you. The artist has created illusion makeup inspired by Bratz dolls. This is such a fun idea and is great if you want join in, but don’t want to look too scary.
14. TRIPPY MANGA EYE ILLUSION
Our next idea is trippy, quirky and creepy. The artist has painted Manga eyes all over her face including her mouth. When you first look at the makeup, it’s confusing and you are not sure where exactly to look. Makeup like this would look amazing at parties.
15. DOUBLE FACE MAKEUP ILLUSION
We have already featured double vision illusion makeup and loved it so much that we had to include another similar one. This design features double features, but with glasses. We love this idea because it is quirky, unique and super trippy. You can recreate this with any eye makeup and glasses.
16. FREAKY FACE MASK
Next, we have another mask but this one is quite freaky. The artist has covered a lot of her face and neck with black makeup, creating a mask illusion. What makes this design really great is the stick under her chin, as it makes the mask look more realistic. You can recreate this with any mask design.
17. TWO FACE MAKEUP ILLUSION
Our next idea features two faces. This awesome illusion gives a whole new meaning to the word ‘two faced’. You can create a similar design to this one and have two of your own face, or the illusion face could have differences like eye color to make it creepier for Halloween.
18. DEMON PULLED UP SKIN
Half makeup is such a cool idea for Halloween. Here is a great example of the style. The artist has left half her face normal with the other half red and demon like. She has also added a peel design which makes the makeup more realistic. You can use any scary creature for the illusion half of the face.
19. UPSIDE DOWN EYE
Earlier in the post we featured an upside down face illusion. Here is another upside down idea expect this one is just on the eye. Her eyebrow has been covered up and a new eyebrow drawn below the eye. This is a great idea if you are good at eyebrows. Recreate the whole look or just the eye.
20. CONFUSING 4 FACE MAKEUP
Next, we have a trippy double vision illusion. The artist has created many lips and noses with two extra eyes. It reminds us of when people get hit or have double vision and they cannot focus on the face resulting in a few faces appearing. It’s a super cool idea that will get noticed at Halloween celebrations, for sure.
Learn how to achieve this look by following Promise Tamang’s YouTube tutorial:
21. TRIPPY EYE ILLUSION
We featured smiling eyes earlier in the post, this next look features a similar idea but the mouth has a tongue sticking out. Makeup like this is fun and quirky. You can recreate the lips in any shade, just make sure to color match them to your own lips. We love this idea.
22. MANY EYES AND LIPS
Our next idea features many eyes and lips with a few noses. This is such a trippy idea because when you look at it, your eyes struggle to focus on the real features for a few seconds. Makeup like this will take practice but the end result will be worth it!
23. PRETTY ILLUSION FACE MASK
Last on our list is a pretty face mask idea. This one features the mask illusion but the makeup is glam like the style you may wear to any other celebration. So, this is the perfect idea for the ladies who want cool makeup for Halloween but do not want to look scary. You can recreate with any makeup of your choice.