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Unread 02-12-2013, 09:47 PM   #1
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*Need a bit of help*

Hello!

This year for A-KON 24 I plan on dressing up as Magic man! ~insert confetti toss and cheesy music~
The problem is that I will either have to put on a LOT of body pain as his belly,arms, and face are all green, or put on a morphsuit for the large portion of it and then paint my face and neck and such. So the dilemma I have right now is which one should I choose? Also if anyone has suggestions for places to get such things I would appreciate that.

Reference Images:
https://www.google.com/images?q=magi...Q&ved=0CCAQsAQ
https://www.google.com/images?q=magi...Q&ved=0CCAQsAQ

Pros/Cons to morphsuit:
Easy to put on and less time consuming to get ready
Less maintenance and care
Possibly less accurate
Usually are shiny (I am trying for a matte look because he isn't very shiny)
Very flexible and covers everything without worrying about smudging

Pros/Cons to just paint:
Could be VERY cool looking
easier to get the most accurate color
no chance of shiny/latexey look
can rub off easily
VERY time consuming
Can miss spots


P.S what are you all's thoughts on contacts for him. I have blue eyes and I was thinking either black or white contacts for my eyes. White would possibly be creepier but i don't know which one to get.

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