Photo Gallery of Halloween Face Painting Designs

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Halloween Face Painting: Sugar Skull

Halloween Face Painting Ideas Sugar Skull by Karen Hudson
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs This Sugar Skull face painting design was created by Karen Hudson, About.com's Guide to Tattoos. Photo © Karen Hudson, About.com Tattoos

Get ideas and inspiration in this photo gallery of face painting designs.

If you're planning to do some face painting for Halloween, this photo gallery of face painting designs will provide inspiration and ideas. And don't forget to share a photo of your Halloween face painting too.

For other (non-Halloween) face painting ideas, check out the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs and Flag Faces.

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Halloween Face Painting: Vampira

Halloween Face Painting Ideas Vampira by Karen Hudson
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs This Vampira face painting design was created by Karen Hudson, About.com's Guide to Tattoos. Photo © Karen Hudson, About.com Tattoos

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Halloween Face Painting: Joker

Halloween Face Painting Ideas
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs This Joker face painting design was created by Karen Hudson, About.com Tattoos and Don Hudson of Visual Impact. Don added the airbrush details after Karen laid down the stage makeup. Photo © Karen Hudson, About.com Tattoos

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Halloween Face Painting: Inspired by Darth Maul from Star Wars

Halloween face painting design inspired by Darth Maul from Star Wars
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs Halloween face painting design inspired by Darth Maul from Star Wars. Photo © Chris Graythen/Getty Images

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Halloween Face Painting: Ghost

Halloween Face Painting Designs
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Mike Goren (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Halloween Face Painting: Skull Face

alloween Face Painting Designs
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Ary Ponto (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Halloween Face Painting: Skull Face

Halloween Face Painting Designs
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Ary Ponto (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Halloween Face Painting: Wounded Ghoul

Halloween Face Painting
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Paul Lammertsma (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

The gruesome special effect was done with Fimo clay, face paints, and Halloween 'vampire blood' paint. Read how it was done...

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Halloween Face Painting: Ghost with Dark Eyes

Halloween Face Painting
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Sarah Bresee (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Halloween Face Painting: Heavy Metal

Halloween Face Painting
Photo: © Leonard Tulipan (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Halloween Face Painting: Bald Ghost

Halloween Face Painting Designs
From the Photo Gallery of Face Painting Designs. Photo: © Ary Ponto (Creative Commons Some Rights Reserved)

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Face Painting Designs: "The Punisher"

Face painting designs
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo: © Cindy Trusty. Used with Permission.

This face painting design is one by professional face painter Cindy Trusty. Be sure to read Cindy's Top 10 Safety Tips for Face Painting.

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Face Painting: Wolf

Body Painting
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo © Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images

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Halloween Face Painting: Vampire

Halloween Face Painting Vampire
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo © Stockbyte/Getty Images

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Halloween Face Painting: Ghost

Halloween face painting ghost
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo © Rob Melnychuk/Getty Images

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Halloween Face Painting: Vampire

Halloween Face Painting Vampire
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo © Stockbyte/Getty Images

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Halloween Face Painting: Ghost

Halloween face painting ghost
From the photo gallery of face painting designs. Photo © Rob Melnychuk/Getty Images