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Halloween Makeup Using Products You Already Own

20 Oct

Halloween Makeup

If you’re planning on creating a special makeup look for Halloween this year, you probably already own what you need to get the job done.

I took a look at my personal makeup stash to see if I can repurpose any items for a spooky Halloween look.

Here’s what I found. Boo!


A thick eyeliner with a felt tip, like the Maybelline Master Precise Curvy Liquid Eyeliner, is your best friend for Halloween. With a pigmented black formula, it can help create different makeup looks such as:

  • Scary spider webs
  • Wicked winged cat eyes
  • Beguiled button noses


If your costume is a Zombie princess (with a magic wand), you probably want to wear clumpy lashes.

Use your favorite mascara to bulk up your lashes. Remember to rotate the wand, so you can coat every lash.

If you’re lucky enough to have picked up the Maybelline The Colossal Spider Effect Mascara, it has cone-shaped bristles that help group lashes together.


Lip gloss can take Halloween makeup to the next level.

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MAC Cosmetics Rick Baker Collection for Halloween

7 Oct

MAC Rick Baker collection

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your Halloween makeup, drop by any MAC Cosmetics counter this month and check out the MAC Rick Baker collection.

Legendary special-effects artist Rick Baker, who has designed special-effects makeup for films like Planet of the Apes, Tropic Thunder, and  the iconic Thriller short film, has teamed up with MAC to help you create spooky Halloween looks that are out of this world.

The collection features products to create three ghoulish Halloween characters:

  • Zombie
  • Bride
  • Day of the Dead

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