Nine Spook-tacular Makeup Releases Just in Time for Halloween
Happy October, glamour ghouls! If alternative makeup companies are the life’s blood of dark beauty lovers, than their Halloween collections are the much-anticipated vampire’s bite. Living dead colors, rich jewel tones, in-your-face brights, and grunge duochromes with spooky packaging? Hell, yeah! Read on for the newest treats available.
For more Halloween collections, be sure to check out Brand Spanking New Beauty Finds for September.
LA Splash Cosmetics Classic Horror Vol. II Collection
Be the best monster you can be with some help from the Invisible Woman, Frankie, and Dr. Jekyll & Ms. Hyde. LA Splash’s collection showcases an eyeshadow palette with 10 new vivid shades and packaging featuring beautiful retro-style classic monsters in feminine form//$27, 16 liquid lipsticks based on different monsters//$16, and nine styles of 3D Faux Mink Falsies //$13. Why choose, though? You can get everything in the Limited Edition Collector Box//$180 (pre-order now). LA Splash is cruelty-free. Follow them at @lasplashcosmetics.
Glam Goth Beauty The Glamourween Set
Horror fans, does Glam Goth have something for you! Their seasonal offering includes: A black velour pouch containing eight Glamourween Glitters inspired by horror movies, a signed Carrie cosplay movie poster, a Scream and Jason holiday card with a special coupon code on the back, and a Glam Goth sticker. Orders of $60+ get free shipping with the code GLAMGANG. Glam Goth Beauty is cruelty-free. Read more about them here. Follow @glamgothbeauty. The Glamourween Set//$40
Looxi Beauty Temptation Fall Collection
“Give Into It…” is the tag line for this collection, and yes, we will! Thirteen jewel and fall tones tantalize with names such as “Damned Damsel” (shimmery deep green), “Poison on Your Lips” (deep red matte), and “Come Hither” (vegan smoky blue matte). Read more about the brand here. Looxi Beauty is cruelty-free with vegan options. Follow them @looxi_beauty. Temptation Collection//$5-$50
Impulse Cosmetics Halloween Lip Lacquers & Potions Masters Eyeshadows
Impulse buying can be a very good thing, with colors this amazing! Spooks, witches, and wizards alike will love these complex, limited-edition shades of liquid lipstick and loose eyeshadow the brand conjured up for Halloween. There are 10 shades of Lip Lacquers with skull patterned caps, and 10 shadows sure to please any fan of Potions Class. Sample sizes are available. Impulse is cruelty-free, and most items are vegan (see product listings). Follow them @impulsecosmetics. Halloween Lip Lacquer//$2.99 – $109.90; Potions Masters Eyeshadow Collection//$1.25-$36
Fabled Fragrances Halloween 2018 Collection
Ghostly shades of silver, chartreuse, and lavender are balanced with deeper-colored grays, greens, blues, and reds. Choose from six new shades of liquid lipstick and six new eyeshadows. Sample sizes are available. They are cruelty-free, and most items are vegan (see product listings). Read more about the brand here. Follow @fabledfragrances. Halloween Liquid Lipsticks//$3.75 – $18; Halloween Eyeshadows//$1.50 – $13.25
This year, the black kitty is getting gritty in the city. Meow Cosmetics’ theme this year is “Urban Legends.” Graffiti your face with seven new shades of “grungy duochromes” in golds, greens, blues, and plums that translate into shifting colors on the eyelids. Available in full and sample sizes. Their Halloween Shoppe also offers prior year’s collections such as “Dark Dreams,” “Asylum,” “Four Horsemen,” and others. Follow them on their Facebook Page or on Twitter @MeowCosmetics. Urban Legends Collection//$1-$7.50
Notoriously Morbid Ghostly Tales & Ghastly Tales Coming Oct. 12
Our lovely friends at Notoriously Morbid are such teases! This is the only clue they’re giving us so far for their new release, coming out on Oct. 12. We can’t wait to see what kind of phantom-inspired gorgeousness they came up with. Notoriously Morbid is cruelty-free with vegan options. Follow them @notoriouslymorbid for future clues about this release. Read more about the brand here. Items and prices TBA.
Apocalyptic Beauty Treat Bags Restock Coming in Mid-October
The only trick to getting these bags is catching them before they sell out! The popular bags sold out in a hot second, but more are already being put together. These mystery treat bags contain one of eight exclusive eyeshadows, one of six exclusive glitter blends, one of six exclusive face products, one of five exclusive lip products, travel-size setting spray, one or two other store products, and candy. They are scheduled to restock in mid-October. Meanwhile, shop their other Halloween products. Apocalyptic Beauty is cruelty-free and vegan. Follow them @apocalypticbeautycosmetics for updates on the date. Read more about the brand here. Treat Bag//$15
Black Moon Cosmetics Liquid to Matte Lipsticks New Shades and Duos
We can’t get enough lippies from Black Moon, what about you? The shades are always lust-worthy, and the box designs are out-of-this-world. The brand just released three new Liquid to Matte Lipstick shades in Ashes (chilling deep gray), Haunting (deep coffee nude), and Nightmare (customer-requested neon bubblegum pink). You can also make your lips twice as nice with the new Liquid to Matte Lipstick Duos: Dearly Departed™ features Grave (warm red-brown) and Grim (cool, taupe-leaning brown); Glamour Ghoul resurrects the popular duo of Sleepwalker (blackest black) and Luna @blackmooncosmetics. Liquid to Matte Lipstick Duos//$36 – $37; New Liquid to Matte Lipstick Singles//$18™ (holographic sheer topper), and Purple Potion conjures up Ghost (soft, cool purple) and Purgatory (dark, elegant purple). Black Moon is cruelty-free and vegan. Follow them