How do you dress up as a zombie?
To get the slightly decomposed look of zombie skin, we use a technique called “stretch and stipple”. Put some of the same latex you used to make a wound on your face with a sponge, and then stretch your skin tight while you dry it with a hairdryer. When it’s dry, the latex will wrinkle and give your skin some texture.
How do you cut clothes for a zombie costume?
Use a razor blade or scissors to cut the shirt and pants of the outfit. Begin the tears with the scissors and finish the tears by hand tearing about three inches. Rip open the back of the shirt or suit jacket. Rip multi-layers, such as a shirt and jacket, together for added realism.
How do you make a white shirt look dirty?
Need to get a white shirt really, truly dirty and stained? Use it as a rag to clean the windows of your house, wipe down your car, scrub the kitchen floor, etc. Rub the dirt into the fabric. It’ll stain beautifully!
How do you make fake sweat stains?
-When using Fullers Earth, mix three parts glycerin or baby oil with one part water in a spray bottle. Apply to the desired area then apply Fullers Earth. This will keep the “dust” on the garment/fabric. -Use glycerin or baby oil in a spray bottle to make sweat stains.
How do you make zombie clothes look dirty?
Paint: You can use acrylic and/or water based paints to add fake dirt and blood splatters to your costume. Fake dirt and dust: You can grind up some coffee or tea into a powder and put this powder in a pair of old tights to sprinkle fake dirt on your costume.