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 shirt look bloody?
You can make your own fake blood by mixing corn syrup, chocolate milk, and red food coloring. If you don’t feel like making your own, you can simply purchase fake blood online or from a costume store. Washable fake blood is easier to work with since you can wash it off of your skin and clothes.
How do I make my clothes look ripped?
Cut small notches out of the bottom hem of the clothing item with scissors. Use your hands to gently rip the notches, forming a ragged appearance. Ripping some notches further than others will allow the garment to appear naturally tattered.
What clothes to wear in a zombie apocalypse?
A camo hat and a regular ball hat, goggles or glasses, a bandanna, cotton undershirt, thin t-shirt, medium or large backpack, underpants, cargo pants of any type, a “battle belt”, wool socks, and jungle boots. Extra stuff like wet shoes, gaiters, a jacket, extra shorts, and gloves are kept in the backpack.
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.