Celebrating the dead on Día de Los Muertos can be a beautiful thing. One of the most recognizable aspects of the festival is the painting of faces into skull-like works of art. What the mainstream calls "sugar skull makeup" has captured the hearts and imaginations of the beauty community — and they will stun you with their own creative spins on the look.

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This studded out sugar skull is so dangerously good.

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How perfect is this "The Book of Life" La Muerte-inspired makeup?

There's even a tutorial for it.

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Pearls are such a cool and unexpected touch.

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The wet look of these eyes is so haunting.

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THIS is how you carve out bones with glitter.

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Sometimes a black and brown color palette is all to totally bewitch beholders.

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A fiery one can be just as nice.

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You don't have to put your highlighter down for an incredible look.

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This line work is so good you can get completely lost in it.

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Who knew getting squiggly with it could be so electrifying?

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Stones can elevate your sugar skull makeup to out of this world levels.

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Add them in color for even more hypnotizing drama.

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You don't have to put your highlighter down for an incredible look.