Fancy taking on pirate as an alternative Halloween costume this year? ?‍☠️


Well, if your little one's been inspired by Captain Jack Sparrow this All Hallows' Eve, take a look at our simple, 3-step face painting guide ?

What you'll need

  • Dark brown face paint
  • Black face paint
  • Red face paint
  • A makeup or face paint brush

Just add...

A pirate costume!

Step 1

pirate face paint

Create bushy eyebrows, a moustache and small beard (along the jawline and up to the ears) using dark brown paint.

Step 2

pirate face paint

Using black paint, put a second layer on your brown features, making sure to fill in any gaps.

Step 3

pirate face paint

Draw an eyepatch over one eye (making sure your little one keeps it closed when doing so) and draw a line diagonally across the face to add the string.

Finally, with red paint, draw a scar line on one cheek, adding stitch lines across it with a darker colour.

Voila! Now your mini Jack Sparrow is ready to take on the high seas!

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