Last weekend a couple friends and I (top pic below) hosted an adults-only Halloween party for our neighborhood. It’s actually the third year we’ve had a neighborhood party and everyone likes to go all out.
That means, I’ve been hard at work on a couples costume for my husband and I and Saturday was the big reveal!
There are lots of ways to go when it comes to couples costumes; throwbacks, super scary and (my personal favorite) timely.
A few years ago, for example, we went as as Obamacare Bears.
So when I came across this old person makeup tutorial on youtube, inspiration struck.
Remember the uber popular faceapp that every celebrity and their mom was using to post pictures of themselves aged by about 20 years?
To turn it into a costume, I used the make up tutorial above. Then I used the app on my husband and printed the photos of the other filters (young, glasses, beard, etc.) to make the rest of the costume. Bangs was my personal favorite.
My half of the costume- the Russian Hacker that people were afraid was behind the app– was actually pretty easy (and comfortable!). I basically just put on some black jeans and a black leather jacket and paired the with:
P.S. For costume bonus points, you can also dye the tips of your hair with this super moisturizing hair color.
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