Cost friendly Halloween costumes worn on the face

The scarecrow makeup look can be completed with makeup many already own. The materials needed include black pencil and liquid eyeliner, peach blush and fake eyelashes.

Erin Dungan

Many college students find themselves researching Halloween costumes months in advance and struggling to find something at a reasonable price.  Why spend $40 on something that will only be worn once?

Find out how to create mermaid, lion and scarecrow costumes using makeup for under $10!

Mermaid materials: fishnets, shimmer eye shadow, fake lashes, which are optional, black pencil eyeliner and foundation

Lion Materials: black liquid eyeliner, black pencil eyeliner, red lipstick, highlighter, matte white eye shadow, liquid foundation in a dark color for contouring and optional fake eyelashes.

Scarecrow Materials: Peach blush, black liquid eyeliner, black pencil eyeliner and optional fake eyelashes.