There are many special effects used in Scandal, most of these special effects are done by using Green / Blue screens, visual and special effects make-up. You can see some of them below:
Green screens are used for mostly external shots of Washington D.C. but they are also sometimes used in interior shots.
Special Effects Make-upEdit
Special effects make-up is used are used on characters who have been injured or killed on Scandal; for example scars or head injuries.