The prize package for season 4 remains the same with the exception of the 2013 Fiat 500 replacing the Prius V as the prize vehicle. Syfy announced March 16, 2011 that Face Off had been renewed for a second season. In the fourth season, the show started an online show Face Off Redemption in which eliminated contestants from Season 4 would have a chance to gain a spot on the fifth season, which premiered in August 2013.

Syfy held open call auditions for the third season on November 19, 2011 in Los Angeles, California and Orlando, Florida.

Creature designer and director Patrick Tatopoulos (I Am Legend, Resident Evil: Extinction, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans) served as judge for the first two seasons, but he was replaced by creature designer and concept artist Neville Page (Watchmen, Cloverfield, Avatar) from Season 3.

Each week, the artists face a "Spotlight Challenge" that tests their artistry and techniques to create a full makeup character to match a theme over the course of 3 days.

The eliminated team was revealed in the following episode.

Face Off is an American reality television game show on the Syfy cable network in which a group of prosthetic makeup artists compete against each other to create prostheses such as those found in science fiction and horror films.

La segunda temporada de la serie, se estrenó el 11 de enero de 2012.

El 7 de febrero del mismo año, Syfy anuncio que la serie fue renovada para una tercera temporada.Actress Mc Kenzie Westmore, known for her role as Sheridan Crane on the former NBC/Direc TV soap opera Passions and a member of the Westmore family of makeup artists, serves as the show's host, with judges being Academy Award-winning makeup artist Ve Neill (Ed Wood, Beetlejuice, Mrs.Doubtfire), and television and film makeup artist Glenn Hetrick (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Babylon 5).Unlike previous seasons, the contestants will not compete individually, but instead, will be paired in teams of two.Each team will compete to win immunity during one week, while eliminations will take place the following week.El 16 de marzo del mismo año, Syfy anuncio que Face Off había sido renovada para una segunda temporada.