It’s that glorious time of the year where we get to dress up and go all out with makeup – and what better way to get into the Halloween spirit than a dark, gothic look to complete your outfit? We’re talking jet black eyeliners, moody eyeshadows and hyper-matte lippies that will last through the night. Ahead, we sussed out 8 of our go-to Halloween beauty products that are so dark, your ominous presence will be sure to send chills down another’s spine.
Fenty Beauty Stunna Lip Paint in Uninvited, $36
What’s a goth look without a good ol’ black lipstick? If you’re looking for a lip product with insane staying power, look no further than the Fenty Beauty Stunna Lip Paint in the Halloween-perfect Uninvited shade. This long-wearing liquid lipstick lasts up to 12 hours, so it’ll not budge even after several rounds of blood-red punch – no touchups required.
Shu Uemura Matte Supreme in BK01, $43
If you fancy a bolder look, the Shu Uemura Matte Supreme in BK01 is sure to leave an impression. Besides promising insane colour payoff in a single sweep, its smudge-resistant formula also leaves your lips feeling weightless, comfortable and ever so party-ready throughout the night.
Kat Von D Beauty Dagger Tattoo Liner Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner, $32
A trusty black liner is all you need to transform yourself into your desired Halloween character — be it amping up the feline drama with a fierce cat eye, or adding some creep factor to your costume with a zombie-worthy look. Step up your eye makeup game with the Kat Von D Beauty Dagger Tattoo Liner Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner, which comes equipped with a 30-degree slant tip that makes it suitable for various eye shapes.
K-Palette Real Strong Eyeliner in Super Black, $21.90
The last thing you want to worry about is to end up with a zombie-raccoon eye, which is why having a long-lasting liner is crucial for party nights. As the name suggests, the K-Palette Real Strong Eyeliner comes packed with an intense formula that can withstand even the wildest shenanigans.
Kat Von D Fetish Eyeshadow Palette, $86
With a dazzling array of 24 velvety-smooth colours, the Kat Von D Fetish Eyeshadow Palette has all the shades you need to create the perfect makeup look. From metallic glitters to creamy mattes, this highly-pigmented palette is a must-have in your Halloween arsenal. Plus, it doesn’t hurt that the packaging is just as ready for Halloween as we are!
MAC Cosmetics Eye Shadow in Carbon Matte, $33
The folks at MAC can do no wrong when it comes to their eyeshadows – we headed straight for this neutral black shade that will help you to create the coveted smoky eye. It’s also effortless to apply and blends on your lids like a dream, which means you don’t have to brush on multiple layers just to achieve the look.
Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Glam Glitter Eyeshadow in Glam Noir 84, $38
Your Halloween get-up isn’t completed until you add a little glitter. Infuse a touch of gothic glam to your look with the Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Glam Glitter Eyeshadow in an iridescent finish that will definitely catch the eyes of every partygoer in attendance.
Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Mattifier, $57
Before going all out with your SFX looks, prepping your skin is essential in ensuring that your makeup stays put throughout the night. The Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Mattifier works wonders in reducing excess sebum and helps to prevent foundation from slipping off, all while leaving your skin with a cool, refreshing finish.
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