Goddess Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial

Goddess Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial

Hello, beautiful creatures! I’m delighted to share my Goddess Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial with you. My friends are having a Mount Olympus Gods and Goddesses-themed party this year for Halloween, so I decided to be the Goddess Persephone. I love Lore Olympus but did not feel like painting my entire self pink. I opted for my unique take on Persephone, focused on a cool-toned pomegranate red hue paired with black.

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Goddess Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial Video

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Persephone Cosplay Outfit

Cordelia is wearing her wine Goddess Persephone Cosplay Outfit

Burgundy Wine Ruffle Mesh Dress worn off the shoulder by Cordelia

  • Purple Dress size m (this color is more of a wine burgundy to my eyes)
  • Pomegranate necklace
  • Black crown
  • Burgundy strappy sandals (these gladiator sandals give a similar vibe)

Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial

Red Hooded Eyes Makeup Hooded Eyes Makeup for Persephone Multichrome eye makeup Cordelia has radiant glowing skin that is very fair neutral to cool yellow and turns olive in the sun Black crown with fliwers on her head

Lime Crime Smokey Brow Pen
Lime Crime Sleek Black Brow Pomade
About Face Interlude Glitter Brow Gel

Urban Decay Eden Primer
Nabla Black Cupid’s Arrow
Lethal Cascade
Lethal Moonbeam
Terra Moons Terrasphere
Terra Moons Blood Moon
Lethal Allure
Thrive Causemetics Liquid Lash Extensions

Auric Glow Lust in Morganite 2.0
Rituel de Fille Galatea Concealer
Danessa Myricks Shade 1 Yummy Skin Blurring Balm
Fenty 105 Pro Filt’r Powder
Silk Naturals VIP duochrome loose blush
Nyx So Taupe Sweet Cheeks Glow blush
Kaleidos Star Surfer highlight
Magic Purple Skull Gem (shifts from purple to blue to pink to burgundy)

Lime Crime Tarot Pencil
Lime Crime Fangs Pencil
Silk Naturals Potion Sheer Sparkle Lipstick

I used my DIY Gothic Charm School Palette for this look, basing the entire thing around Lethal Cascade!

And I absolutely should have blended at my temples more!

Goddess Persephone Nails

Madam Glam Agent 00Glam
Madam Glam Agent 00Glam on the left, and on the right it’s topped with Unichrome powder

Madam Glam Agent 00Glam gel polish
Daily Charme Unichrome Unicorn Aura Powder

Creating the Goddess Persephone Tutorial

Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial

I originally filmed this tutorial yesterday after moving my office around, updating my lighting, and switching to a different camera lens. I tried to incorporate natural light as much as possible, but it worked against me yesterday as the sun set while I was filming. Only my outdoor footage was good, and my indoor was terrible. I put my hair in a high ponytail for this but did not have time to curl it.

I refilmed my Goddess Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial today after I worked out and had breakfast. I love how it turned out!

I asked on Instagram whether I should wear my hair in a high ponytail with curls or a puffy braid, and I received an even split on responses, so today, I put my hair into a high ponytail with a braid. I’ll try the high ponytail with curls if the weather stays cool on Saturday.

I’m going to have to straighten out the tips of the crown.

Final Persephone Makeup Cosplay Tutorial Thoughts

Pomegranate Smiles, Cordelia smiling brightly

Black poodle Nyx hovers over Cordelia's shoulder as she's dressed as Persephone

Dave loves my Persephone cosplay; he is going to the party as Hades. His costume is more casual. I painted his nails with Madam Glam Perfect Black gel polish and added glow-in-the-dark accent flames. I love the photo above, with Nyx glaring from behind my shoulder. She’s obviously going to be one of our hellhounds!

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  1. It’s a really beautiful costume. You put a lot of time & thought into everything & it shows. You always such great ideas! I’m looking forward to watching the video…and Nyx with glowing red eyes…Yes! Blessed Be🖤💜❤🌙

    1. Thank you so much Tessa! The only other thing I would have liked to have added would have been a pomegranate half prop.

      Blessed Be!🖤💜❤🌙

    1. Thank you so much! I love cool-toned reds. And Nyx does make a great hellhound. I didn’t even know she was in the shot until after I looked at the camera screen. She snuck in and I’m here for it! I should make a version where her eyes are glowing red.

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