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Looking for a last minute Halloween costume? What about a unique childrens costume that is sure to make your child just spooky enough for the party but not so spooky that they scare themselves? :) Look no further — this Easy $3 Medusa Costume and Makeup Tutorial has you covered.
Easy $3 Medusa Costume and Makeup Tutorial
There are so many ways to do a Medusa Costume… just use your own creative abilities and talents to put something awesome together. I'd love to see what you come up with! Email me your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org and don't forget to follow my Halloween Pinterest Board!
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Medusa's hair is kind of messy and crazy so this part doesn't have to be perfect – or even close to it. We just put Saff's hair up in a few loose braids and then pinned them to the top of her head. We added in some plastic snakes and secured them with bobby pins as well.
There are several ways you can do Medusa Makeup, but we did a basic green coat and then added white Manic Panic Goth on top.
Add some scales with an eyeliner roll-on.
The actual costume is a cream colored pillowcase with a slit cut in the top and side for arms. :) We tied a few pieces of yarn around the waist so it isn't SO big. You could also cut and sew it but I wasn't putting that much effort into it.