Still trying to figure out what to be for Halloween? You have plenty of time. If you’re holding out for something special, you’re in the right place. We understand how people want unique Halloween makeup looks as much as they want ones that are easy and cool. If you’ve done the popular looks and you now want something that hasn’t been done again, and again, and again, take a look at these striking ideas. Use them as a jumping off point for your one-of-a-kind look.

(Related: This Beetlejuice Eyeshadow Palette Would Even Impress Lydia Deetz)

Scroll down to see 15 Halloween makeup ideas that aren’t overplayed:

1. Avocado Face Paint

“Why didn’t I think of that?” said all avo lovers.


2. Pumpkin Spice Skull

Bravo for fusing classic fall and Halloween elements together in a creepy-cool way.


3. “Color Me In”

It’s paint by numbers in human form.


4. Strawberry Makeup

Fruit is always a popular thing to take inspiration from. This look takes it to the next level.


5. Rainbow Forehead Glitter

We’ve seen a lot of rainbows and glitter, but we haven’t seen many like this.


6. Tree Creep

A bit natural and a bit creepy.


7. Spider Eye And Mouth

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My first Halloween look 🕸🕷 🕷 Actually spiders 🕷 are one of my biggest fear, I use to like them ,but the older I get the less I like them 😂😂 . So this look was a bit of challenge 😬 And it was harder to creat then I thought 😂🤦🏻‍♀️ . Would you call it cute it scary ? 🤔🎃 . P.s I got another already but I am not 100% sure if I want to publish the look 😂😂🕷 🕷 🕷 🕷 #halloweenlook #countdow #part1 #halloweenmakeup #halloween #halloween2018 #spidermakeup #spiderlook #spiderwoman #spider #halloweenspider #firstlook #blackandwhite #blacklips #blackeyecolour #zirneklitis #zirneklis #melna #zilite #latviangirl #makeuptime #makeupideas #halloweenideas #helovīni

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The addition of the white makes this not your average spider makeup look. Ditto the placement.


8. The Countess From American Horror Stories

The fabulous The Countess from AHS is a popular character to draw inspiration from. This look separates itself thanks to the more creative interpretation.


9. Game of Thrones Daenerys/Dragon

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🧝🏼‍♀️Khaleesi🧝🏼‍♂️ I am such a huge fan of Game of Thrones, so I just had to recreate @keilidhmua khaleesi look!! This look literally took SO much time to create, but I’m so proud of myself that it actually turned out good! What do you guys think? ✨DETAILS: – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – @shophudabeauty @hudabeauty #fauxfilter foundation in «Baklava» #easybake powder in «Banana Bread» @morphebrushes @jaclynhill The Vault: Ring The Alarm @anastasiabeverlyhills @norvina #dipbrow in «Medium Brown» #glowkit That Glow «Bubble» #liquidlipstick in «Aston» @kyliecosmetics blush in «virginity» @lenses.foruu in «Hollywood Aqua «Yellow Cat» @festkompaniet •Ansiktsmaling palett (face paint) •Mystique parykk blond (blonde wig) •Tiara i sølv (Tiara/crown) @nyxcosmetics white liquid liner BRUSHES: @morphebrushes and @sigmabeauty – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – #anastasiabrows #anastasiabeverlyhills #hudabeauty #mua #makeup #makeuplook #halloweenlooks #halloween #halloweenmakeuplooks #hallowbeauty18 #undiscoveredmuas #halloweenmakeup #halloweeninspo #sfxmakeup #sfx #gameofthrones #khaleesi

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She is the Mother of Dragons.


10. Virgo Horoscope Makeup

Astrology makeup is one of the hottest trends. This cherry blossom Virgo makeup ticks off the trend in a stunning way.


11. Spider Web Forehead And Spider Lip Art

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🕸🕷DAY. 4. OF HALLOWEEN LOOKS🕷🕸 PRODUCTS USED: @suvabeauty GREASE for spider web and spider @nomadcosmetics Used palette Antilles eye shadows (happy island & seven mile beach and champagne red) @touchinsolus No Pore Blem Primer @alysemarie_cosmetics Yellow pressed glitter @covergirl True Blend Foundation M10 @notecosmetics @notecosmeticsus Blush in Desert Rose from @boxycharm @thelashpharmacy Lashes style @katvondbeauty Lip in witches light brown pomade for brows @eddiefunkhouser Ultra definition eye lining stylus for wing #fiercesociety #thebeautybombb #makeupisart #halloweenmakeup #halloween #halloweenready #look #halloweeniscoming #halloween365 #halloweencostume #halloweencountdown #october #october31st #halloweenglam #halloweenart #igers #tweegram #photooftheday #eyeshadow #beauty #lipstick #spookymakeup #creativemakeup #gothicmakeup #halloweenlooks #scarymakeup #suvabeauty #glitter #spider #halloweenlover

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Here’s your proof that you can put a fresh spin on classic Halloween elements.


12. Puzzle Makeup

This design has been carefully thought out with the way the colored pieces “slot” in.


13. Glitter Ghoul

Because everything is better with embellishment.


14. City Lights Makeup

Where you at? The diamantes are clever for bringing home the city lights theme.


15. Glitter Fire Makeup