5 Best ‘Maleficent’-Inspired Makeup Tutorials on YouTube


Angelina Jolie‘s Maleficent put a spell on the box office in its first weekend, pulling in $170 million worldwide.

Although the evil character is the antithesis of a Disney princess, we can only imagine that there will lots of Maleficents trick-or-treating this Halloween. Luckily for them, there are tons of detailed makeup tutorials on YouTube explaining how to achieve the gothic look.

Check out 5 of our favorites:

Promise Phan

A week before the release of Maleficent, YouTube beauty superstar Promise Phan uploaded her own tutorial to one of her three accounts, Dope2111, at the request of her fans. In her video, she uses products from MAC’s Maleficent makeup line.

Emma / Kitties Mama

Little Emma is quite the makeup pro for her age! In her tutorial video, she skillfully explains each step as she applies contour, eyeshadow, and lipstick … with a little help from mommy and daddy, of course

Kandee Johnson

Makeup chameleon Kandee has transformed herself into everyone from Betty Boop and Snow White to Edward Scissorhands, and in her latest, she’s taking on Maleficent … and it is so spot-on, it’s scary!

Nicole Guerriero

The beauty pro was so excited to make a Maleficent makeup tutorial, she didn’t even wait for her costume to arrive before she started filming video (which looks like it was created in a dungeon!). Nicole describes the villain as “both gorgeous and scary at the same time,” and her finished product is just that …


The British makeup guru takes on Angelina Jolie’s character for her latest tutorial. Although Nic Haste doesn’t have the proper costume, her makeup does all the talking.