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MUA's to Follow for Halloween Inspo...

With spooky season fast approaching, Cohorted Cult have got you covered with all the latest from Instagram’s 10 most influential makeup artist’s with ideas for Halloween 2021expect gore, with a hint of beauty and spooky all in one! 

Image Source: Instagram @keilidhmua

With over 1 million followers, Danielle Marcan has established herself as a self-confessed wannabe beauty guru. With the spooky season fast approaching she has created an insane collection of character creations! These include: Lady Gaga in AHS, the Corpse Bride, as well as realistic recreations of famous stars such as, Harry Styles! Truly mind-blowing work!

It’s great to finally see Samantha back in the creative sphere after having some time out from long covid! She never fails to disappoint with a vast array of spooktacular work including, infectiously infected Zombies to bedazzling corseted Poison Ivy creations!

In honor of spooky season – if you want gore, then look no further! Katie has conjured up some intricately gut wrenching looks featuring a multitude of exposed teeth, eyeballs and bloodcurdling creations!

Anna Lingis is a Pro Makeup Artist creating enchantingly illusional character creations. Head to her instagram for all your Halloween inspiration including: Chuckie, Dobby the House Elf, and Skulls galore. She is also currently offering Halloween Makeup Courses via online tutorials which sounds frighteningly fun!

The Queen of Illusion! Mimles is renowned for her intricately-infused, mind boggling, artistic creations. She is currently showcasing iconic looks from her global Halloween campaign; “Twisted World of Oz”, featuring ‘Courage Queen’ inspired by the Cowardly Lion, and “Twisted Dorothy’, which took 2.5 hours to complete and included extended sections made from foundation painted paper blended onto the skin! 

Vanessa Davis aka The Wig and Makeup Manager is the creative genius behind the layers of paint! She is another artist who offers masterclasses for aspiring artists @skulltressmasterclass (in a recent masterclass there is also an exciting collaboration with Glow up S2 Winner Ophelia). She is better known for her many spell-bounding skull creations, but equally her enchanting, and whimsically embroidered creations incorporating everything from lace to prosthetic appliances. 

The self-confessed makeup and self-portrait artist has a background in beauty photographer and retouching, which explains why her imagery is so aesthetically pleasing to the eye! If you want a Halloween look with an editorial twist then look no further than Olga Dann! 

Sophie was crowned the winner of BBC and Netflix’s Glow up S3, and also currently studies Makeup for Media and Performance at my previous University (claim to fame moment)! She cleverly tells a story behind each of her looks, whether that is a bloodcurdlingly gruesome creation, or beauty and spooky in one! 

Sometimes, the smaller accounts can hit the hardest. Laura is a special FX and prosthetic trained MUA, who works with a variety of influential clients across the beauty sectorWe can’t get enough of the Pulp Fiction and Chucky-inspired Halloween looks. When she’s not getting influencers glam for the Unfiltered by Cohorted podcast, she’s trying and testing the latest brands and products in the industry 

Irish artist, Keilidh is back again with a swipe to freak you the hell out, and you’re definitely in for a treat with all her terrifying transitions! Freak week is her favourite time of the year so you can expect everything from the likes of Clowns, Alien-Lizard hybrid and even Judge Judy Justice!


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