How to Make Fake Blood
Learn how to make fake blood from makeup artist Ciara Rose Griffin in this Howcast special effects makeup tutorial.
You will need
- 20.0 oz A bottle of light corn syrup
- and yellow food coloring
- 20.0 oz Cough syrup (optional)
- Chicken livers (optional)
Step 1 Pour corn syrup in bowl Pour 16 ounces of light corn syrup into a bowl.
Step 2 Add red food coloring Add one tablespoon of red food coloring.
Step 3 Mix thoroughly Mix thoroughly.
You can substitute clear cough syrup for the corn syrup.
Step 4 Mix in blue & yellow food coloring To darken the blood, mix in one drop of blue and yellow food coloring.
Need some guts to take the gore level over the top? Mix in some chicken livers.
Step 5 Smear on hands Smear it on your hands, and let the bloodbath begin—you’re deranged, you’re a zombie, you’re a psycho killer on the loose and if you’re not careful, you’re going to stain something with that red dye.
“Hemophobia” is the abnormal fear of blood.