There are a lot of iconic Halloween costumes out there—from timeless muses such as Marilyn Monroe and Audrey Hepburn to references to cult-classic films like Mean Girls or Pulp Fiction. But among all of those are the ones that will never, and we mean never, get old. You know the ones we’re talking about, the angel, the ghost, and, most notably, the cat. There is an infinite number of cat types to be for Halloween, which means there is an equal number of cat makeup ideas to go with them.
This Halloween, whether you’re going as a classic black cat, a spotted leopard, a character from the musical CATS, or another version of the beloved animal, we pulled together a handful of makeup ideas that’ll take your costume to the next level. Scroll down to check them all out below.
When in doubt, you can never go wrong with simple drawn-on whiskers and a nose. To make it more glam, give yourself a cool smoky eye.
Anyone who grew up watching the Aristocats will love spending their Halloween as Marie, the adorable white kitten. For this look, cover your face with white face paint and add on a pink nose with whiskers.