Fairies are small 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 great for Halloween and any other events where you want to be a fairy. Some of these are very simple to create so you can try these yourself at home!
1. Cute Flower Fairy Makeup
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.
2. Glitter and Flower Eye Makeup
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 fantastic and unique look. Wear makeup like this with a cute wig and fairy ears and you will have one astonishing costume.
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3. Soft Fairy Makeup
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 simple to create and wear. It is a great last minute makeup idea too.
4. Red Fairy
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 large untrue eyelashes. This is such a fun and bold look. Recreate the red look or select a different colored fairy. A fairy like this but in a purple shade will look astonishing.
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5. Beautiful Purple Makeup Idea
Speaking of purple, next we have a lovely purple fairy look to show you. She has astonishing 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.
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6. Pastel Makeup Idea
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 simple to wear look. Pair with a flower crown and some fairy ears and you will have one cool costume.
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7. Simple Makeup with Rhinestones and Pearls
Next, we have a lovely 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 simple to create and wear. We love this.
8. Pretty Fairy Eye Makeup
If you want to go all out with your eye makeup, then this is great for you. This eye makeup features an astonishing 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.
9. Forest Fairy
The next makeup idea is magical and astonishing. So, here we have a forest fairy. She has a lovely 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.
10. Otherworldly Fairy Makeup
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 astonishing and it really captures the supernatural element of fairies.
11. Dark and Mystical Fairy
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 great for those who want something dark and different.
12. Ethereal Makeup
Next, we have an ethereal makeup idea that looks from another world. So, the artist has created astonishing and purple eye makeup complete with a darker purple lip color. This makeup is great for a fairy costume. Wear a delicate flower crown with fairy ears and your costume will look fabulous. We love this makeup look.
13. Woodland Fairy
This next makeup idea is astonishing! 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 lovely lip color. We love this one because the blue contouring looks so cool and it really gives her that supernatural fairy look.
14. Sparkly Purple Makeup
Purple must be a very popular fairy color because next we have another fantastic 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.
15. Magical and Gold Makeup Idea
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 lovely. You can also find tutorials online for putting gold foil on your face so you can recreate the look at home.
16. Colorful and Unique Makeup
If all the pretty flower fairies are not your thing then you can select 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.
17. Glam Green Fairy
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 great for those who want to dress in a costume but also look lovely and stylish. Wear with a flower crown and green dress to complete the look.
18. Natural Fairy with Pearl Makeup
The next idea features a natural looking fairy with chic pearls. As you can see, her make is kept neutral and simple to wear and she has decorated her face with pearls. The costume is complete with other pearl accessories and fairy ears. This makeup is great for parties and it is great for those who want a more realistic fantasy look.
19. Butterfly Fairy
Next, we have another lovely 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 astonishing makeup look that’s completed with a flower crown and butterflies.
20. Vibrant Fairy Eye Makeup
Looking for fairy eye makeup? If so, this could be great. Here we have purple and pink liners with orange and yellow shadows above. The makeup is complete with a small 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.
21. Bold Fairy Makeup with Rhinestones
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 great for parties.
22. Pretty Floral Fairy Makeup
If you want a pretty flower fairy look, then this could be great. 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.
23. Mystical Fairy
The last idea is so mystical and astonishing. 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.
We anticipate you have found a fairy makeup idea to try!