Fairies are little magical creatures that spark the imagination of everyone and they inspire many Halloween costumes too. We love fairy makeup and costumes because they can be so unique and you can be a flower fairy, forest fairy and more. So, to give you some inspiration, we have found 23 mystical fairy makeup ideas. These are perfect for Halloween and any other events where you want to be a fairy. Some of these are very easy to create so you can try these yourself at home!


    First up we have this super cute flower fairy makeup. So, the makeup artist has painted her skin purple and the look is complete with pretty eye makeup, a hand-painted crystal headband and floral purple hair. It is a fun makeup and costume idea and it is great for those who like flower fairies.

    Source: @belemip


    There are a lot of different ways to create fairy makeup and this one focuses on the eyes. As you can see, the artist has created stunning eyes with vibrant purple eyeliner. While the upper eye near the eyebrow is covered in flowers and glitter. It is a gorgeous and unique look. Wear makeup like this with a cute wig and fairy ears and you will have one amazing costume.

    Source: @charlotteomakeup
    Products used: Plouise Makeup Academy Winter Rose, Blue Base, Ibiza, Blank Canvas & Raver Paints, Beauty Bay Pastels Palette & EYN Bright Matte Palette, BPerfect Cosmetics X Stacey Marie Carnival Palette, Peaches Makeup Fantasy & Punchline, Cashed N Lashed Stack Lashes, Dollbeauty Dolled Out & Champagne Supernova, Jordana Ticia Cosmetics Lotts of Love Blush and Thefacepaintingshop Mermaid, Unicorn & Warrior Princess Chunk Glitters.


    This next makeup idea is soft, pretty and magical. The makeup is kept quite simple with one warm tone used on the eyes with a color matched shade on the lips. This fairy look is complete with small dots under the eyes, a pastel wig and flower crown. Something like this is easy to create and wear. It is a great last minute makeup idea too.

    Source: @yasminelgrin


    You can also base your fairy makeup and costume on your favorite color. For example, here we have a red fairy. She has a red dress, red hair and light red eye makeup with super big false eyelashes. This is such a fun and bold look. Recreate the red look or choose a different colored fairy. A fairy like this but in a purple shade will look amazing.

    Source: @theindieeye
    Products used: Foxy Frightz Cozmetics Zombie Lenses, Klashes Cosmetics Magic Liner & Lash Tools, Hallow Cosmetics Blushes Haunted Hearts, Soulless & HL Salem Skies, Chaotic Cosmetics Pride Palette, Betzies Curiosities Aloha Spirit Palette, The Lab Cosmetics Kidney Stones & Retractor, Sugabee Cosmetics Liner 1981 & Best Friend Gloss, Lele Posh Cosmetics First Kiss, Matter of Fact & Amplify, Angel Empire Cosmetics HL Nosferatu, Eldora False Eyelashes Lashes B806, L&B Boutique and Cosmetics Mascara, Every Curve, Creamer Blender, Gerard Cosmetics Clean Canvas, Mehron Makeup Paradise Palette, Wet N Wild Beauty Foundation Buff Bisque and Amazon Wig & Ears.


    Speaking of purple, next we have a beautiful purple fairy look to show you. She has amazing purple eyes with glitter and her face is decorated with dots. This is a fun, bright and pretty idea. You can try a similar look or try the makeup in different colors. If you do go with the purple look, you could even wear a purple dress so you look like a cute purple fairy.

    Source: @gabby.girl.browz
    Products used: NYX White Base, Glo Glittaz Glitter in Purple Galaxy, Tequila Cosmetics Pink Bunny Glitter, Glam Vice Cosmetics UV Liner in Gelato & Go Go Boots, Peachy Queen Amethyst Palette, Sharinas Vanity Persian Kitty Lashes, Tarte Cosmetics Tarteist Liner, Tequila Cosmetics Lip Scrub in Sangria, Milk Makeup Kush Balm Green Dragon and Laced With Cherry Sprite Gloss.


    If you are looking for a simpler makeup look, then this is for you. Here we have pretty pastel makeup. This makeup features nude and glossy lips. While her eyes are pastel purple on the lower lash line with soft pink tones on the upper eye. It is a fun and easy to wear look. Pair with a flower crown and some fairy ears and you will have one cool costume.

    Source: @norellek
    Products used: Urban Decay Stay Naked Foundation, ABH Light Contour Palette and Marylia Scott Cosmetics Highlighter Palette Peaches N Popcorn.


    Next, we have a beautiful and more simple makeup idea to show you. So, for this look we have pretty eye makeup that you would wear anywhere, she is also wearing a soft lip color. The fairy makeup is finished off with pearls and rhinestones. We love the pearls and rhinestones because it creates a magical and unique look. This is another makeup idea that is easy to create and wear. We love this.

    Source: @alex.mua.beauty


    If you want to go all out with your eye makeup, then this is perfect for you. This eye makeup features an amazing blend of jewel tones and we love that pop of purple in the corner of the eye. The makeup is complete with glitter and rhinestones. This makeup ticks all the fairy boxes. It is magical, sparkly and stunning. You can buy rhinestones for your face online if recreating the look.

    Source: @angelica_pearls


    The next makeup idea is magical and amazing. So, here we have a forest fairy. She has a beautiful and bright eye shadow blend with a unique gold lip color and she has rhinestones on her face. We love this makeup idea because the gold tones in the makeup make her look so mystical. The costume is complete with fairy ears, wings and a flower crown. You can buy fairy ears like these online.

    Source: @mafermakeupdonis


    This next fairy makeup idea is another one of our favorites because it is so unique and she really looks like she is from another world. Her makeup is soft and white with stars and rhinestones on the face. She has completed the look with grey hair and white flowers in the hair. The overall look is amazing and it really captures the supernatural element of fairies.

    Source: @tira_lai


    Not all fairies have to be bright and colorful. You could opt for a darker and more mystical version like this one. This makeup artist has painted symbols on her face along with what looks like a crystal ball or crystal on her head. Her eyes use white liner and purple glitter and these colors are on her lips too. This is a very unique version of a fairy and it is perfect for those who want something dark and different.

    Source: @silver.sphynx


    Next, we have an ethereal makeup idea that looks from another world. So, the artist has created amazing and purple eye makeup complete with a darker purple lip color. This makeup is perfect for a fairy costume. Wear a delicate flower crown with fairy ears and your costume will look fabulous. We love this makeup look.

    Source: @glowbynikolet


    This next makeup idea is amazing! Here we have what we would imagine is a woodland fairy. Her face is contoured with bright blue and her eyes have a stunning purple and blue eyeshadow blend. The makeup also features white dots and beautiful lip color. We love this one because the blue contouring looks so cool and it really gives her that supernatural fairy look.

    Source: @carinaspiegelstaub


    Purple must be a very popular fairy color because next we have another gorgeous purple look to show you. The makeup artist has gone all out for this and has painted her eyebrows purple, her eye makeup is purple and her face is adorned with glitter and purple rhinestones. This is such a vibrant and unique look. Wear fairy wings and flower crown to complete the costume.

    Source: @kellysousa__


    Look magical and glam this Halloween with this fairy makeup. Her eyes have pretty and soft pink tones and her face is decorated with gold foil. This is such a unique idea and the gold makes her look mystical and beautiful. You can also find tutorials online for putting gold foil on your face so you can recreate the look at home.

    Source: @serena.m_makeup


    If all the pretty flower fairies are not your thing then you can choose something like this! Here we have a unique and colorful version of a fairy. As you can see her face is decorated with brightly colored patterns and she is wearing fairy ears to. This is an awesome idea and you will stand out from the crowd. Wear with wings and a wig in one of the colors on the face and you will have a super cool fairy costume.

    Source: @kattercy


    Like the color theme fairy ideas? Then this is for you. So, we have featured red and purple fairies but now it is time for green! This fairy makeup has a stunning green blend of eyeshadow with darker tones. She is also wearing a soft lip color. This is perfect for those who want to dress in a costume but also look beautiful and stylish. Wear with a flower crown and green dress to complete the look.



    The next idea features a natural looking fairy with chic pearls. As you can see, her make is kept neutral and easy to wear and she has decorated her face with pearls. The costume is complete with other pearl accessories and fairy ears. This makeup is perfect for parties and it is great for those who want a more realistic fantasy look.

    Source: @carinaspiegelstaub


    Next, we have another beautiful look. For this fairy makeup, the artist has created a bold eyeshadow blend using pink and purple tones. She is wearing a soft purple lip color and her face is decorated with white dots and lines as well as branches and leaves. This is another amazing makeup look that’s completed with a flower crown and butterflies.

    Source: @vet.glam


    Looking for fairy eye makeup? If so, this could be perfect. Here we have purple and pink liners with orange and yellow shadows above. The makeup is complete with a little pop of glitter. It is such a pretty and fun makeup look and it is great for a fairy costume. You could color match your dress and flower crown to this makeup.

    Source: @jtkbeauty


    This next makeup idea is another one of our favorites! The makeup artist has gone all out and has used bold colors on her eyes and she has hand-drawn a delicate flower design. Her face is decorated with rhinestones too. It is a very vibrant and statement making look. Makeup like this is perfect for parties.

    Source: @darkfairy_zone


    If you want a pretty flower fairy look, then this could be perfect. The artist has used green and pink shades for her face, and the whole makeup look is decorated with delicate pearls and glitter sequins. This is another makeup look that is great for those who want to dress up but still look stylish too. We also love the floral crown worn on the head, it is just stunning and perfectly completes the whole look.

    Source: @b_dockk


    The last idea is so mystical and amazing. This makeup artist has used pink to create a contoured look and her eyes and lips use purple tones. Her cheeks are also sparkly. This is a fun and vibrant makeup idea and it will make you look like you’re from another world. You can recreate this or you can try the purple look without the sparkles.

    Source: @fairyfolio

    We hope you have found a fairy makeup idea to try!

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