For Halloween you always look for original ideas and costumes that attract attention. Most ladies dress up as hackneyed figures and characters. But have you ever wondered if you would like to disguise yourself like Medusa? Why not! Medusa is a figure from Greek mythology that combines beauty and terror in a very original and unusual way. If you fancy resembling a Medusa on Halloween, we have some interesting tips and tricks for you, how to get a whole Medusa costume and outfit!
You can create Medusa costume in easy steps
If you want to look like Medusa, you can do it quickly and easily by getting just a few accessories for it. Be sure to get an extraordinary look with a Medusa costume. Below are useful tricks for doing so. Have fun!
First, hairdressing the hair
For this look you should best wave your hair. There are different ways to get curly hair – with hair foam, curling iron or curlers. Sometimes the traditional help e Pigtails get curly hair, but unfortunately this happens slowly compared to the current modern methods. For a stunning finish and longer curls, hairspray recommends using it. This could, depending on the taste, be colored green, for more appearance and imaginative appearance. Of course, you are welcome to use wig, so you do not need so much effort to fix your hair. Inside, you can attach green rubber sliders to create a mysterious look.
The Medusa Costume – part
A dress in the Greek style is particularly suitable for the occasion. To make life easier for you, you can simply buy a costume of a Greek goddess crafted in antique style. A greek style dress is in principle very long, straight and cut from a flowing fabric. It can fall over both shoulders or even over one, may have sleeves or none. If you prefer something more fashionable, then buy some slender dress in black or green decorated with golden details or has an extravagant belt.
For this outfit you can make-up without worries by covering your entire face with a thick layer of gray and green theater make-up. Make big, black rings around your eyes, put on yellow horror contact lenses and smear theatrical blood around your mouth as you wish. In the end, they have to be made up in such a way that they look scary and beautiful at the same time. Creepy scales add a lot of make-up. These can be painted with black or green eyeliners. The primer on the face should be quite pale, without bronzing and rosy cheeks, because as you already know, Medusa had lived in total darkness. In combination with black or dark red lipstick you already have a perfected Medusa make-up!
Accessories and jewelry
In terms of jewelry, you should have as many accessories as possible. Antique looking earrings, bangles or brooches would be well suited. No worries – you would not look cheesy in any case. Simple shoes like flat sandals in gold or cream would be the most suitable for your Medusa costume. Still carrying other snakes is a great idea, so that the Medusa effect is strengthened. You may like to put a large rubber band around your shoulders or waist, or wrap a smaller one around a finger, for example. When you wrap a larger snake, do not forget the fact that it should be so long that it wraps around you nicely, even without being held by you.