Halloween Look: How To Create Mermaid Scales Using Fishnets

There are so many things to look forward to this October: PSLs, falling leaves and best of all, Halloween! However, come Oct. 31, the desperation for a cute and creative costume is at an all-time high. No worries though, we've got you covered with the cutest DIY!

Dressing as a mermaid is a classic choice that offers so much creative expression––deciding on a color scheme, creating a fin and glamming with makeup.

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With your favorite selection of bright eyeshadows and a pair of fishnet stockings, you'll be ready to walk out the door as a full-blown mermaid in no time. The steps are actually pretty simple! Just pull the fishnet across a part of your face, and press the shadows on your skin until you're happy with the look. Try using multiple colorful eyeshadow shades in the same area to create an ombre effect for that ethereal sea look. Finish it off with glitter and a bright eyeliner! 

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If you're still feeling stuck, check out these videos for some mermaid-spiration.