NEXT weekend it’s Halloween and that can only mean one thing: getting dressed up and experimenting with colours you would probably never usually consider. You have a free pass to try out anything and everything and no one can judge you for it! But even if you aren’t dressing up this year, there’s always space on your shelf for new and exciting beauty products to test drive. You can use all thirteen of these, even when Halloween’s long gone, they will still do the trick (or treat!).
Secret Arts Jelly Bomb: R89, Lush
WHEN you’re feeling like dabbling in the dark arts, slither into a hot bath and cast this jelly bomb into the water. As tendrils of black give way to love potion pink, jelly spreads on the surface of the water, softening skin as it goes, uplifting and brightening Brazilian orange oil gives you a mood boost and sweet almond essential oil helps to keep skin conditioned.
Professional Nail Lacquer In Black Shadow: R149, Morgan Taylor
BECAUSE no costume is complete unless it is accompanied by a fresh Halloween-esque mani and, as the crème de la crème for Halloween nail colour is black, enter our favourite black nail polish: Black Shadow. The payoff is smooth, even and long-lasting with a professional finish.
Tainted Lip Stain In Demon Dazed: R474, By Smith And Cult, Quintessentially yours
THIS long-wear, pigment-rich formula glides on with a smooth and liquid attitude, delivering a matte-finish stain without drying out lips. Super-saturated tint with a velvety finish provides full and even coverage. Flat out lip appeal.
Slay All Day Setting Spray: R350, 27PinkX
WANT your meticulously applied costume complimenting complexion to last all night? Lock in your make-up look and look flawless for hours with this cooling, oil control mist that increases the look and longevity of make-up. Party till midnight without fear of melting make-up.
Too Cool For School Pumpkin Sleeping Pack: R320, Muse Beauty
SURE to put you in the mood for pumpkin carving season, an overnight treatment mask packed with superfood pumpkin and natural enzymes for glowing and radiant skin. Pumpkin fermentation extract is packed with essential skin nutrients, such as vitamin A, vitamin C and beta-carotene that provides hydration, supports elasticity and creates a soothing effect. Dead skin cells don’t stand a chance!