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Easy Halloween Makeup Ideas for When Your Kid Needs a Cute Last-Minute Costume

When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands.

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Captain America

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Captain America

You'll get an A for this quick, easy Captain America mask. 

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Bumblebee

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Bumblebee

This design can be easily adapted if the child asks for a butterfly. 

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Oompa Loompa

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Oompa Loompa

An Oompa Loompa is perfect for your little Roald Dahl fan, and it couldn't be an easier look to achieve.

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Minnie Mouse

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Minnie Mouse

Minnie Mouse: minimum effort, maximum cuteness. 

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Vampire

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Vampire

It's all about the eyebrows for your mini vampire this Halloween. 

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Pokémon

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Pokémon

Pokémon know you've got to catch them all — all the Halloween treats, that is.

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Spotty dog

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Spotty dog

A white base and black patches make for a fabulous spotty dog. 

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Doll face

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Doll face

Exaggeration is key for a doll face. Equal parts cute and creepy — isn't that what Halloween is all about?

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Fawn

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Fawn

Add a touch of glitter for a glam take on Bambi. 

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Vampiress

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Vampiress

If you've got enough hair to work with, you don't even need a wig; simply paint on a hairline worthy of any vampire gal.

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Wonder Woman

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Wonder Woman

If you can draw a star, you can create a winning Wonder Woman look. 

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle

The TMNT facepaint is unmistakable (just make sure the mask color matches your child's favorite turtle).  

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Iron Man

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Iron Man

It only takes a few minutes to give Iron Man his all-important mask. 

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Stormtrooper

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Stormtrooper

Perfect for the Star Wars buff in the family. 

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Superman

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Superman

Once you've mastered the "S" (and you can print it from the internet and trace it to make it super-simple), you'll have Superman nailed. 

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Angry Bird

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Angry Bird

It's not difficult to create an Angry Bird with thick black lines and simple shapes. 

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