Boo! Your Last-Minute Halloween Costume Is Here

The big plight of procrastinators this weekend is that a last-minute Halloween costume can’t be the one everyone freaks out over at the party tomorrow. Proof that’s simply not true: five paint-only ideas

#halloween #procastinators #bodypaint #lastminutecostume

A photo posted by ROXI (@roxxsaurus) on


Insanity. Roxi’s mapping method speaks to the importance of a really great video tutorial.

Location: Strand, London

Followers: 178k

A photo posted by Julie Hassett (@juliehasit) on


A great complement to Julie Hassett’s Lichtenstein-esque comic book job: a few pre-filled-in speech bubbles for photo props.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Followers: 3252

A photo posted by Melvin Lozada (@melvinjr_sfx) on


For those with a little more time and patience, Melvin Lozada has you covered. In paint. (This one’s shirt free.)

Location: Florida

Followers: 21.4k


Fans of fairytales-gone-wrong stories and the dark underbelly of fantasy will find much to love—and recreate—on Reba Smith’s feed.

Location: Canada

Followers: 83.4k

A photo posted by Maritza (@maritza_alis) on


A black background highlights Maritza’s artful jobs; to recreate that IRL, wear a black hoodie as a portable backdrop.

Location: Waukegan, IL

Followers: 4101



Take it all off with the gold-standard of makeup remover wipes (or the cheapest hypoallergenic ones at your nearest drugstore).