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When it comes to disguising yourself for All Hallows' Eve in Tinseltown, there's simply no messing around — we take the holiday more seriously than most, thank you very much. But, we can commiserate when trying to give Heidi Klum a run for her money seems daunting. To prevent you from getting spooked, we hit one store, spent no more than $25 per look, and got a little help from our celeb-stylist pal Gareth Bromell's magic wand (he seriously has a sixth sense) and makeup wiz Kristee Liu. The result? We've got three insanely cool (and easy-to-copy!) Halloween hair looks on lockdown.
From Frida Kahlo and Karl Lagerfeld to Mary from Downton Abbey, we've got 2012's most inspiring looks covered. Watch and learn as a trio of R29 staffers morph from their regular rigamarole to three uncanny characters with coiffs to match. Just be sure to keep your head in check if you're
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