Four Halloween make-up looks that are actually pretty

Saturday, 31 October 2015

The end of October has approached, which means one thing –it’s time to dust off your witches’ hats, plastic vampire teeth and wigs… Halloween is here! But let’s face it – the majority of us would rather be the belle of the ball than the ugly stepsister, so how do you get around a costume / dress up party without wearing a cringe-worthy costume? By trying one of these pretty make-up looks!

Halloween-make-up-looks

Dark, vampy and mysterious, each of these looks are Halloween-worthy without being ugly. Here, a couple of products we recommend you invest in to perfect your make-up on the 31st of October.

Deep red lip: Try Justine Luxe Crème Lipstick SPF15 in Glam Poppy, R169.

Kohl-rimmed eyes: Try Maybelline Master Kajal Khôl Liner in Pitch Black, R109.95.

Blood red nails: Try O.P.I Nail Lacquer in Big Apple Red, R160.

Flawless complexion: Try The Body Shop All-In-One Face Base, R185, for complete cover.

Highly pigmented eyelids: Try MAC Eye Shadow, R195 – strong colours in every shade imaginable, these are perfect for Halloween.

One for fun: Visit your local party shop for some fake blood – it doubles up as a lip stain!

For more beautiful Halloween ideas, check out our Pinterest board here.

What’s the best Halloween look you’ve ever rocked, Beauties?

Other articles you may be interested in:
Fashion Week-inspired Halloween looks
Cleopatra-inspired make-up
Halloween nail art
The red lipstick spectrum
Eye pencils in every shade

Written by

Anien studied English and journalism before heading off into the world of beauty. An undercover "tree hugger" and fashion lover, she's usually found with her nose in a magazine. She has far too many bottles of nail polish and is completely lost without her lip balm. Anien on Google+

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  1. Sheethal Dajee

    I think that the deep red lips look so sexy!

    3 years ago •

  1. Esme Van Jaarsveld

    Love it! Specially the MAC!

    3 years ago •

  1. WAFIQA ABBAS

    Wow very creative and doesn’t look creepy haha.

    3 years ago •

  1. Mark Parr

    I think The Body Shop All-in-One Face Base is my favourite for a flawless skin.

    4 years ago •

  1. Busisiwe Ndzube

    I’ll go with MAC eye shadow!

    4 years ago •

  1. Candice Petersen

    Stunning!! Thanks for sharing

    4 years ago •

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