1. Is your character physically fit? Are you physically fit?
2. Are you even slightly attractive? If your not perhaps a character with a mask is a good choice.
8. Do you know someone skilled at applying cosmetics?
9. Do you know a skilled hair stylist?
11. Be prepared to be ridiculed on the interwebs for all eternity if you suck
Many have tried few have succeeded at cosplay but there is one who has taken the hobby to another level, and I included some of her work in the pics in this post, I've also included a link to Yaya Han's website for all .