Halloween: Doll Tutorial + Giveaway

Sunday, October 26, 2014
It is that time of year again, when I draw all over my face with eyeliner and it doesn't raise too many questions...I published a series of halloween posts last year (here) and they were so fun to create and everyone seemed to like them so I am doing the same this year. I have tried to create better looks, with better photographs and new designs/characters this year! I am obviously not a makeup artist, if I can create these halloween looks then most people can!

Products used:

Max Factor Luminizer Foundation (40 Light Ivory)
*W7 The Cheek Of It Blush (Baby Pink)
*Colorsport Rapid Lash-Gro Liner 
Barry M White Creme Foundation
Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet (07 Nudist)
Avon Supershock Liner (Black)
Real Techniques Core Collection and Starter Set 

Firstly, I started with my base, I used the new (and amazing) Max Factor Luminizer foundation all over the skin which creates an even, radiant base. I then applied a lot of the W7 Blusher over the apples and back of my cheeks to create a pinky artificial doll face. I didn't contour as I wanted to create a more rounded face shape. Over the top of the blush I used the Avon liner to make little freckles on my cheeks. To add to the doll look, I used the Colorsport liner to draw on winged liner (try and make it as symmetrical as possible) and apply it along the lower lash line to give a wide eye look. White liner in the lower waterline would make this look even more doll like.

Now for the main focus of the look, the mouth! Draw out the top lip  line with the avon liner as a basic guide and take it down to the chin from both corners of the lips. Draw in the teeth and fill in - I used the Barry M foundation in white which wasn't the best to use, it would be far easier if you had a white pencil liner. Fill in the inner part of the mouth with black liner and make sure to fill in around the teeth. For the lips I applied the Bourjois lip stain and to finish off the look I sharpened up the black lines around the teeth/mouth with the Coloursport Liquid Liner. I would pair the look with a pink doll outfit or a black dress.

To finish off my first halloween tutorial post for 2014, I'm going to be giving away a advert space on my blog sidebar which will be live for THREE months! The giveaway is open internationally and you must be following my blog via GFC and or Bloglovin to win. To enter just complete the rafflecopter form below!

What do you think of my nutcracker doll look? What are you dressing up as for halloween? 


  1. You look amazing, perfect for Halloween xx

  2. Lovely post, thanks for sharing! <3



  3. This is so cool! Great tutorial!


  4. That makeup looks absolutely amazing! One of the best looks I've seen for Halloween!


  5. that looks awesome and slightly creepy haha

    xx fameliquorlove // bloglovin // instagram

  6. This Halloween make up looks great!

  7. You are so talented! This is pretty awesome. I just discovered your blog and I already love it. Your design is soooo cute. Great post!

    Juliana Grace | www.julianagraceblogspace.blogspot.com

  8. I don't like dolls. This look definitely has the scare factor for me!

  9. Great idea, lovely post too. I always get stuck for inspiration for Halloween, so I always love posts that get my mind working a bit! (Even if it's only to see which of my products would work similar haha)
    Sam xx

  10. You look amazing! I am going as the woman in black! :) xx

    Emily Faye | www.emilyfayeslittleworld.blogspot.co.uk

  11. Love the look! perfect Halloween look :)

    Melissa || www.vintagemelissa.co.uk x x

  12. Wow this is such a cool, creepy look! Never seem something like this done before :0


  13. Wow! Scary ;)


  14. You're so very talented, Heather! This is an awesome look. xx

    Emily ⎜ Daisy Locks

  15. This Halloween I'm not really dressing up as anything or anyone, but I do plan to practice and try out some gross special effects makeup on myself!

    Love the look you did here! I'm terrible at painting like this because I'm not artistically neat, if that makes sense, haha. At first glance it looks super realistic!

  16. This Halloween I have finally convinced my mum to let us decorate the house again after not doing it for so long! This makeup look looks amazing, you are so talented! x

  17. You look amazing! Love the effect xx

    Abi | abistreetx.blogspot.co.uk

  18. That makeup looks amazing, unfortunatelly my country didnt celebrate Halloween >_<

    The Journey

  19. Great look! Since Halloween is not very popular where I live this year I am not going to a Halloween party. But in the past I have been a witch, a garbage man (woman) and Carmen!

  20. Halloween is not celebrated where I currently live. In the past I have dressed as a witch, garbage man(woman) and Carmen!


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