Con season might be over for some fans, but with Halloween next week, there's still plenty of reason to go all out for your costume. However, if you don't feel like the big costume chain stores have anything you're looking for, maybe a DIY route is the way to go.
Make up artist Lex here has a walkthrough to do your own Venom make up that is simply stellar. Take a look!
You can purchase the make up brushes here if you want to go all out. You can also check out her videos for all sorts of gory and fun make up techniques to do for Halloween or to get ready for your first con next year.