Looking for a Halloween costume idea that works well for a bald head? Our list of 15 best bald Halloween costume ideas will help you find a creative costume that works for you. From complex costumes to easy ones that will take you no time at all, we have a variety of costume ideas.
While you can easily pick a costume that involves a wig, these costumes all utilize your natural bald head.
Uncle Fester from The Addams Family
This Halloween, why not join the Addams Family as Uncle Fester? This costume is great for any bald guy and relatively easy to make. All you need is a bit of makeup to make yourself a little gray and a set of black robes (you can buy some off Amazon). This is a comfortable and easy costume that people will love.
If you’re going as a group, you can add other characters from the Addams Family to make a group costume.
Dr. Evil from Austin Powers
Dr. Evil from Austin Powers is a fun Halloween costume for anyone who’s bald! All you need is a grey suit, which is available on Amazon, and a ring to wear on your pinkie finger. If you have a baby, you can dress them up similarly and carry them to complete the costume!
Darth Maul from Star Wars
This costume is great for anyone who is a fan of Star Wars! This Darth Maul costume can be purchased from Amazon and includes the tunic, mask, and boot covers. If you have friends who are also fans of Star Wars, you can make a group costume with other famous Star Wars villains, like Darth Vader or Kylo Ren.
This creative costume is easy to make yourself! All you need to be Mr. Clean is white pants and a white shirt. You may want to carry around a box of Mr. Clean to make it clear what you are. This is an easy but creative costume that’s great for any bald guy!
Homer Simpson makes a great Halloween costume for anyone who is bald! Recreate his famous outfit by wearing jeans and a white collared shirt. Use yellow body paint to complete the look. As a bonus, if you have a family, they can dress up as Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie for a fun family costume.
If you’re a fan of Breaking Bad, consider dressing up as Walter White this Halloween! You can get the hazmat suit on Amazon and you can carry around a bag of blue crystal cat litter to complete the look.
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Tobias Funke from Arrested Development
Embrace your inner never nude with this funny costume! To be Tobias Funke from Arrested Development, just wear a pair of jean cut-offs (the shorter the better), a pair of glasses, and cover yourself with blue body paint to re-create his Blue Man getup.
You can be Mr. Worldwide this Halloween! Dress up as the famous rapper by wearing a suit, a pair of sunglasses and his famous goatee (you can draw one on if you want). If you want to be extra clear on the costume, consider carrying a microphone or a sign that says “Mr. Worldwide.” Sing his hits like Timber or Gasolina for a fun Halloween night that you won’t forget!
This famous ogre is a great Halloween costume! To dress up as Shrek, all you need is his outfit (available on Amazon), some green body paint, and Shrek’s iconic ears. If you have a partner, she can go as Fiona for a fun couples costume.
This iconic cartoon character is the perfect Halloween costume for a bald guy! It’s available on Amazon, so you don’t have to bother with any crazy DIY stuff. It’s readymade and can just be put on for an easy costume that people will instantly recognize!
Voldemort is a great costume for any bald guy! The Dark Lord requires little for the costume – just some wizard robes and the infamous Elder wand (you can also use any old wand, but the Elder Wand will make it more authentic). You may want to use some makeup to create his truly scary, noseless look. This is a great costume for any fan of Harry Potter!
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If you love A Nightmare Before Christmas, then Jack Skellington might be the perfect costume for you! You can buy his iconic suit on Amazon and you can create his scary expression using either a mask or white face makeup if you’re creative. This wonderful costume is sure to impress!
Gru is an easy DIY costume for bald guys! Simply wear black dress pants, a black jacket, and a grey and black striped scarf. You can add a special effect nose if you want, but it’s not needed. If you have kids who want to be minions, this costume will complement them nicely!
Searching for a scary costume this year? Consider being an Evil Clown! This frightening costume works great for anyone with a bald head, as you have the option of purchasing a mask or using makeup to create a scary face.
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This is an astonishingly simple but instantly recognizable costume! To be Charlie Brown, all you need is a yellow shirt with a striped pattern (you can create this by taping paper onto your yellow shirt or by using black duct tape) and black shorts. You may want to draw on Charlie Brown’s little bit of hair to finish the look.
If you’re celebrating Halloween with a group, consider having them dress up as other famous Peanut characters, like Lucy, Linus and Snoopy.