Halloween is almost upon us, which can only mean one thing: the perfect excuse to try out a new dramatic beauty look! If you've got an event coming up for the big night and you want to look both spooky and on-trend, then you're in luck, as we've put together our top five Halloween-friendly beauty looks.
Oxblood lipstick is making a comeback this autumn and this ombré take on the look is the perfect way to work the trend on Halloween. Striking the perfect balance between gore and glamour, this "look at me" lipstick is bound to bring a spooky something to your look, whether you're dressing up as a vampire or a werewolf!
This look takes the regular smoky eye trend and cranks up the volume to create a spellbinding, sultry gaze.
Spooky black swan
This bold look marries the smoky eye and winged eyeliner trends to create a dramatic, standout look. Team with fangs and a cape for the perfect dracula-chic effect or a tutu and a slicked back chignon to transform yourself into a black swan beauty.
If you're going as a ghost or a corpse, then why not take the opportunity to work this season's ethereal beauty trend? Loose pale powder, highlighter and subtle sparkles can all be used to create an eerie and otherwordly look.
If ever there was a moment to try out the black lipstick trend, it would be now! This is one of the quickest and easiest ways to create a gorgeous and gothic look. If you're feeling really daring, team with a black manicure and get creative with your black kohl eyeliner!
So there you have it, some freaky food for thought. Which of these looks will you be trying?