Gothic Makeup Ideas
Gothic makeup definitely makes a statement. When creating a Goth look most people stand out because of their paleness and bright color lipsticks as well as dramatic eyeliner and face tones. So if you want to go Goth and try gothic make up. Here are some popular choices to choose to help you with your new look.
White Face Gothic Look
White face is a look used with gothic make up to make your face look naturally pale. The best ways to do this is use a base that is one or two shades lighter than your natural skin tone and accent it with white powder for best results. However if you have dark or fairly dark skin, white face will not work and should be avoided for darker skin types.
Gothic Makeup Eyeliners
When choosing eyeliner for the Goth look, it is best to go with liquid eyeliner since it does not smudge as much as regular eyeliner pencil. You want to make people notice you, not run away from you so remember to apply your eyeliner with ease.
Gothic Makeup Tips for Lipstick
Try a high contrast full color lipstick, stick to rich colors like reds and brown to create an effective Goth look. Dark color lipsticks should be avoided, unless you are trying to create a certain look.
Goth Makeup Face Decoration
Face decoration usually not used anymore, except for Halloween. If you want to paint a design on your face, be very subtle with it. You can decorate a spider on your face and not the whole spider web.