Halloween Beauty Tricks and Treats

The stores are filled with pumpkins and all those giant boxes of mini candy, which can only mean one thing: Halloween is nigh. Generally the mot unfashionable night of the year when lingerie and some form of animal ears are considered an ensemble, Halloween is a time to step out of your norm, experiment with a new style and look absolutely ridiculous while doing so!

But it doesn’t have to be a big joke because there is a way to look like a real treat while also embracing the trickery of the night. Just check out a couple of these beauty essentials that will be sure to land you a little sugar…


1. Marc Jacobs Beauty Lovemarc in Cherry Red, $36 (for just bitten deep red lips); 2. Maybelline New York Colour Show in Clearly Spotted and Orange Fix, $3.99 at mass market retailers and drug stores Canada wide; 3. The Body Shop All-in-One BB Cream, $20 (spookily transforms from white to your skin tone); 4. Glam Glow Youth Mud, $69 (to glow brighter than a Jack O’ Lantern); 5. Demeter Elvira Collection in Vamp and Black Roses, $25; 6. Illamasqua Lipstick in Matte Black, $30 (do you dare?); 7. Sephora Draw the Line Eyeliner Collection, $36 (for all those black cat eyes)