Professional makeup artists from MAC Cosmetics brought Xbox Game Pass heroes to life for Halloween.
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Xbox and MAC Cosmetics, the world’s leading provider of professional makeup, have teamed up to bring gaming and beauty fans Halloween looks inspired by iconic characters from Xbox Game Pass titles are.
The breathtaking looks were created by M ∙ A ∙ C make-up artists and bring the virtual worlds of Halo, Sea of Thieves and Psychonauts to life – and give tips on how to recreate the creepy looks at home this Halloween season.
MAC Senior Artist John Stapleton perfectly summed up the self-expression that make-up and games offer:
“What I enjoy most as an artist, and what I appreciate most about the fantasy worlds of Xbox, is that there are no limits to the imagination. The makeup gives players the creative freedom to transform into their favorite characters while having fun and creating a sense of community for people from different backgrounds. “
Alicia Martinez as Milla Vodello from Psychonauts
“When I dressed up as Milla, I wanted to be the warm side of Sasha’s cooler side.”
Martina Derosa as Cortana from Halo
“Cortana is a central character in the Halo games and has inspired countless cosplay imitations and Halloween costumes over the years. When I brought this popular AI character to life, I made sure to highlight her glowing eyes and skin to emphasize her hologram-like features. “
Romero Jennings als Lesedi aus Sea of Thieves
“My look pays homage to the colorful pirates you encounter in the course of the epic Sea of Thieves adventure in search of hidden treasures. My look should be easy and comfortable to wear, with highly pigmented colors and simple application techniques. “