I'm clearly pretty excited for the show, especially since I'm always on the lookout for over-involved Halloween makeup ideas (if it doesn't take at least an hour and involve a pound of cream base, I'm not interested). Are you jazzed too, though? To check out a time-lapse video of some cool FX transformations, just keep reading.
Tonight Syfy is premiering a new reality show called Face Off, wherein professional FX makeup artists compete in increasingly challenging makeup design competitions. Special effects makeup is a fascinating field, and you can learn a lot about bone structure, color theory, and makeup in general by watching how these people work.