If you are looking for a good Beast costume for Halloween or a big cosplay event, here’s the winning formula for creating the most exciting outfit of the party! Let’s see how to dress up as Beast from X-Men.
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He’s big and very blue… if Beast is your favorite X-men character, you’re in luck! This easily recognizable character is the perfect choice for a Halloween costume. Here’s how to create the best Beast from X-men costume!
Who is Beast from X-men?
Hank McCoy was originally a human, but after a self-administered mutation-inducing serum, he became a mutant with blue fur, superhuman strength, agility, and an animalistic appearance. The serum also enhanced his intelligence, making him a genius in genetics and biochemistry. The Beast has been a member of the X-Men and served as a mentor and teacher at the Xavier Institute for Higher Learning. He has also been affiliated with other teams, including the Avengers and the Defenders. He is known for his acrobatic skills, his scientific knowledge, and his sense of humor.
Beast from X-men costume and accessories
In order to become the Beast, you will need to slip into a blue bodysuit. Put on a pair of boxing shorts over the bodysuit, as well as a matching Beast t-shirt. Don’t forget the fake fans and electric blue wig to make your Beast as realistic as possible! Finally, you will of course have to paint your entire body with blue body paint.
If you’re looking to make your costume look as realistic as possible, you can also use prosthetics to shape your face and make it seem more animalistic. As shown in the video, apply the prosthetics carefully over your face, then go over them with a base of red makeup before putting on neutral foundation. Afterwards, start painting your face blue! Alternate between two shades of blue, one lighter, one a little darker, to create the illusion of depth. Finish it up by lightly applying some grey tones over the blue to tone it down. Finally, spray some silver hair spray over your hair, or just use a wig if you don’t want to put chemicals in your hair. And you’re all set!
With this perfect costume and detailed makeup, you’ll be the star of the Halloween party with your Beast from X-men costume!
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