Forget Buffy; you’ll be the one slaying in every way this Halloween. More than costumes, the focus these days definitely seems to be on the best Halloween looks and we don’t want you getting left behind!
We don’t believe that achieving your desired “hellish” look should rob your bank account. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need an overload of expensive special effects makeup.
Ursula or Cruella De Ville – we’ve put together our pick of makeup products that will help you look scary all night long!
Say Goodbye to Glue Lashes
ESSENCE LASH ON LASH OFF VOLUMISING MAGNETIC ACCENT LASHES R129 SHOP HERE
You’re looking to give OTHER’S nightmares with your Halloween look, not end up with a gluey messy nightmare yourself. These magical lashes can be easily applied to your lashes with a convenient magnetic strip.
All you need to do is carefully separate your lashes and apply one lash strip above your top lash and one below. The magnets will conveniently stick together!
Gimme All the Volume
ESSENCE I LOVE EXTREME VOLUME MASCARA R59 SHOP HERE
We’ve got your back for all your dramatic “running mascara” makeup looks and MORE with this mascara. It provides an elegant deep black colour for any setting!
Need a mascara that provides intense and dramatic volume and length for stunning and long-lasting results for a terrifying Halloween look? There’s no need to look any further!
Brows, Brows and More Brows
ESSENCE MAKE ME BROW EYEBROW GEL MASCARA R54 SHOP LINK
Honestly, not even Halloween is an excuse to have scarily terrible eyebrows. Fill them in according to the colour, density and shape of your perfect look!
The tinted gel of the make me brow eye gel mascara contains tiny fibres that fill in any unwanted gaps for beautifully defines and full eyebrows!
All Black Err-Thang
ESSENCE VOLUME HERO MASCARA POWER BLACK R65 SHOP LINK
Counting on extra volume and maximum lashes to complete your Halloween look? Then, girlfriend, this is the mascara you’ve been looking for!
Bonus – the large elastomer volume brush captures ALL the texture and reaches even the teeny tiniest lashes! You’ll love this baby even after Halloween!
Plump it Up
ESSENCE PLUMPING NUDES LIPGLOSS 07 R49 SHOP LINK
Will you be rocking the perfect baby doll look this Halloween? Well, we’ve got the ideal lippy for you! This magical product offers fuller lips in seconds (without the pain of getting ACTUAL fillers)!
Not only does this lip-gloss make your lips look fuller, but it also offers a gorgeous shine and has a cooling effect!
Save Your Skin Primer
ESSENCE PRIME + STUDIO REDNESS CORRECTING MINIMISING PRIMER R86 SHOP LINK
No one wants to wake up scary-looking the day AFTER Halloween. We can’t stress the importance of adequately prepping your skin with a primer before commencing with your Halloween makeup look.
This great primer won’t only protect your skin; it’ll help your makeup last longer too!
Line it Up
ESSENCE 2in1 Eyeliner Pen R64.95 SHOP LINK
Masquerade mask, half skull, cat eye, spider web – do you know all of these great Halloween looks require ONLY eyeliner? A great eyeliner like the 2in1 eyeliner pen is the REAL OG around Halloween time.
This eyeliner pen has a specialised Japanese felt tip to ensure a precise line. Enjoy smudge-proof greatness all night!
Lay Down the Foundation
ESSENCE FRESH & FIT AWAKE MAKEUP 30 R109.95 SHOP LINK
A Halloween makeup tip? If you’re trying to look pale, for a vampire or zombie look for example, then all you need to do is use a foundation that’s a few shades lighter than your normal colour!
The delicate light-reflecting pigments of this foundation ensure a smooth complexion with a fresh touch that you’ll appreciate even after Halloween is long over!
SMOKEY CRYSTAL ULTRA LONG-LASTING EYE PENCIL R55 SHOP LINK
There are countless Halloween looks that you can achieve with the perfect smoky eye!
The intense and easy-to-blend colours of this eye pencil are super long-lasting and can easily conjure up metallic multi-colour effects on your eyes!
Which of these products will you utilise for your makeup look this Halloween? Don’t forget to tag us in your looks; we’d love to like and share!