If you are looking to celebrate the Day of the Dead in style, take inspiration from our post. Here is a collection of 50 sugar skull makeup ideas looking very amazing and awesome.
Dia De Los Muertos is a holiday celebrating death and paying respect to loved ones who have passed away. In Mexico, November 1st is dedicated as Dia De Los Inocentes, a day to honor and respect children and infants. November 2nd is Dia De Los Muertos, the day to honor deceased adults.
The tall female skeleton wearing a fancy hat with feathers is one of the most recognizable symbols of this holiday. Her name is La Catrina and the essence of her story goes deep into Mexican traditions. The primary colors for La Catrina are red, white, and black. Red symbolizes the love for departed family members and friends, black and white evoke mortality and ghosts. La Catrina Calavera is also known as sugar skull.
If you search for “sugar skull makeup” on YouTube, you’ll get thousands of tutorials on the look, and the millions of views.
Over the last few years sugar skulls have gained a lot of popularity. With so many colors and You Tube tutorials you can create a beautiful skull makeup.
So which one of these sugar skull makeup ideas would you pick for yourself?