Ready or not, Halloween is right around the corner. And if you're someone who tends to procrastinate on their costume until the last minute, consider this: You might not need one. We consider ourselves pretty creative, but trying on different outfits for an hour hoping inspiration will strike can seem pointless when the world of makeup holds endless possibilities. None of which, may we point out, involve any variety of sexy [fill-in-the-blank]. So this year, we're moving past the constraints of our closets and diving face first into our makeup bags instead.
Together with makeup artist Allie Smith
, we created two wildly different but insanely cool Halloween beauty looks. They're abstract enough to give you room to play and personalize, yet simple enough to throw together before you head out for the night. Between Smith's expert application tips and our wallet-friendly product picks from Walmart
(that you can still use for your everyday makeup after Halloween — score!), the only thing harder than figuring out which option to try this year is ultimately having to wash off your amazing artistry at the end of the night.