Trick Or Treat: Shop The Top 20 Beauty Products To Get Into The Halloween Spirit

14 October 2013 by

Yay, it’s Halloween! When a holiday involves not only endless sugary treats but also an official excuse to try out some wonderfully gothic and quirky beauty looks, we’re sold! With only two weeks to go until the big day, we’ve pulled together our top 20 Halloween beauty buys to provide some spook-tastic inspiration. Trick or treat, fellow Graziettes...

SHOP>> The Top 20 Halloween Beauty Products

Shu Uemura Takashi Murakami Eye and Cheek Palette, £60

This beautiful palette from Shu Uemura is from their latest collaboration with prominent Tokyo Artist Takashi Murakami. With colours that represent the tension between good and evil in every girl, this palette is the best way to indulge your wild AND angelic sides…

Philosophy Old Fashioned Egg Nog Lip Shine, £10

Good old egg nog has been a seasonal favourite in America since before anyone can remember, and this little beauty promises to get you hooked on the sweet treat. Super glossy, nourishing and highly flavoured, it is also horrifyingly addictive. We’ll take two.

Soap and Glory Hocus Focus Illuminator, £13

This illuminating skin lotion not only gives you the most incredible glow but also diffuses the appearance of pores, wrinkles and pigmentation. Just what you need if your skin looks like the Rocky Horror Show the morning after the night before.

NARS Velvet Lip Pencil in Damned, £17.50

NARS’ Velvet Lip Pencils have a gorgeously matte yet super-long lasting finish, whilst nourishing your lips with vitamin E. That makes them all-round essentials in our eyes, and this warm berry shade is also bang on-trend for A/W 13.

Perricone MD Blue Plasma, £78

With its striking colour and otherworldly effects for your skin, you may be forgiven for thinking Blue Plasma was the work of a wizard. The skincare wizard in question is Dr Perricone, a prominent US dermatologist. A non-acidic overnight bio peel, it will micro exfoliate this skin, clearing pores and purifying, whilst also hydrating and soothing the skin. Pure Magic...

Philosophy Homemade Pumpkin Pie Shampoo, Shower Gel and Bubble Bath, £14

The ultimate comfort from the col- whisk yourself out of the wind and into a velvety lather of Philosophy’s seasonal hair and body wash. Ultra-softening pumpkin and warming spices will leave your skin and hair nourished and you… good enough to eat!

Hourglass Liquid Lipstick in Icon, £23

If you are in dire need of a pure matte, blood red lip colour to rival any vampiress’, look no further than Icon. Timeless, classic and seductive- what's not to love?

Rodial Glamoxy Snake Mask, £68

Not quite as sinister as it sounds, this jet black peel-off mask helps to decongest, purify and brighten the skin, whilst the synthesized snake venom gives a botox like effect, lifting the skin and diminishing fine lines. Use in the lead up to the witching hour for enchanting skin.

SteamCream 3 in 1 Moisturiser in Sorcière, £13

The cult beauty classic gets a seasonal Halloween makeover, although the original product remains as lovely as ever. SteamCream is a light but deeply nourishing potion of nature’s finest ingredients and the perfect remedy to dry winter skin.

Illamasqua False Lashes in Bat, £14.50

The perfect complement to a smoky eye, these limited edition lashes from Illamasqua are beautifully handmade to give your Halloween makeup a bewitching finish.

Topshop Beauty Halloween Nail Wraps, £6

Make the ultimate spooky statement whatever you’re up to this Halloween with Topshop’s nail wraps.

Diptyque Oranger Candle, £40

It’s orange, but not as you know it. This warm autumnal fragrance has seasonal notes of cinnamon and other seasonal spices to warm you up from the nose downwards.

Lush Cosmetics Pumkin Bubble Bar, £2.75 each

The cutest creature you are likely to see this Halloween, Pumkin Bubble Bar is packed full of ylang ylang and orange flower absolute to leave your skin nourished and uplifted. Crumble him up while you are running your bath for mountains of fluffy bubbles.

Topshop Velvet Lips in Raven, £10

Raven not only bathes your lips in the deepest black, it has a velvety texture which simply to die for.

MAC Face and Body Foundation in White, £27

MAC’s well-loved water based foundation is back, but not as you know it. Usually only a resident of the MAC Pro Stores, the white shade is making appearances this season alongside their Rick Baker collection. Use by itself or mix into your normal foundation for a pallor Maleficent would be jealous of.

Rick Baker for MAC Eye Shadow Palette in Monster’s Bride, £38.50

Special effects makeup artist Rick Baker is one of the best in the business, and his collaboration with MAC is a bit of makeup magic that you can take home with you. ‘Monster’s Bride’ features ghoulish but wearable colours in MAC’s highly pigmented eye shadow...

Bumble and Bumble Sumotech, £21.50

Whether you are after the sleekest of updos or a birdsnest to rival Helena’s, Sumotech is a great hair moulding compound for all hair types and all hairstyles, giving your hair texture and hold.

Kevyn Aucoin Celestial Powder in Candlelight, £35

If the ethereal glow is your Halloween look of choice look no further than Kevyn Aucoin’s beautiful illuminator. Swept over cheekbones, browbones and your cupids bow, this will give you the soft focus glow of being bathed in candlelight. We love!

Illamasqua False Lashes in Bat, £14.50

The perfect complement to a smoky eye, these limited edition lashes from Illamasqua are beautifully handmade to give your Halloween makeup a bewitching finish.

Model’s Own Nail Polish in Obsidian, £7.95

Matte nails have been a huge trend this year, and Obsidian is an intensely pigmented matte black that still shimmers, the ideal Halloween party polish.


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