On the anime TV series My Hero Academia, Mina “Pinky” Ashido is a student at U.A. High School, training to become a pro hero.
While Mina’s appearance is significantly different to that of most of her classmates, she doesn’t let it get in the way of her energetic, extroverted personality or her ability to quickly make friends. Fun-loving and holding a strong sense of fashion fads, Mina is one of the most cheerful My Hero Academia characters. Her Quirk allows her to shoot corrosive acid from her body and control it at will, making her an unforgettable and exciting protagonist.
Read our guide below to make your own DIY Mina Ashido costume for cosplay or Halloween.
Pinky Costume Ideas
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How to Dress Like Mina Ashido for Cosplay and Halloween
Mina has fluffy hair in a short-cropped style on her head, bright pink in color. To get a similar style for your costume, you can either style and dye your own hair or wear a pink cosplay wig.
Mina also has two large yellow horns on her head, which you can add to your costume using a headband or fake costume horns.
Mina’s skin is a pale pink complexion due to her Quirk, and she has dark black eyes with bright yellow tiny pupils.
You can use non-prescription colored costume contact lenses to recreate the look of Mina’s eyes, and for her skin complexion, use a pink makeup or light cosmetic makeup blush.
When in her school uniform, Mina wears a gray blazer with gold buttons and turquoise accent stripes. Along with this she wears a short pleated turquoise skirt, black knee-high socks and a white buttoned-down dress shirt. You can find similar clothing items online from retail websites and shopping malls.
Mina’s hero costume features a turquoise spandex bodysuit with an overlaying purple camouflage pattern, as well as a sleeveless tan vest with a white fur collar. Mina leaves the vest unbuttoned while she is wearing it. Y
ou can look for vests and bodysuits online from retail websites or you can browse around to see if a pre-made Mina Ashido costume outfit is available.
With her school uniform, Mina wears a red knotted necktie and plain brown loafers on her feet.
Search accessories shops, retail websites and wholesale websites for the necktie, and for the shoes, look for a pair from any retail website or shoe store.
To go with her hero costume, you’ll need a white mask for your eyes, which you can purchase from Halloween stores and costume websites. You’ll also need a pair of beige and violet boots with holes in the soles like Mina’s.
These exact boots may be difficult to find, but you can use a plain pair of boots and customize them yourself with craft supplies such as paint, or you can search online to see if custom pairs are being sold.