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We are now well into October and the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume and make up has begun.

Whether you've had your costume picked out since August or you're hunting for some last minute inspiration, nailing that spooky look shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg. 

Claire's is offering a 40% discount throughout Autumn and there's no better excuse than Halloween to take advantage of it. 

We've put together a list of some of the best makeup products that won't make your bank account the scariest thing you'll see on Halloween. 

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Halloween Glitter Bat Face Tattoos

These glitter bat face tattoos are ideal for a last minute Halloween outfit that won't break the bank.

These temporary tattoos are self-adhesive and easy to put on as a finishing touch or as its own laid back costume.

Get yours for £3.30.

White Glow In The Dark Nail Polish 

Glow in the dark nail polish is the ultimate chilling touch to your Halloween costume this year.

Whether you're a Ghost, a Mummy or a Corpse Bride, put a touch on your nails and you'll really stand out at the Halloween party.

Pick up a bottle for £3.

Neutral Glitz Glitter Eyeshadow Palette

Just because it's Halloween and you're meant to look scary, doesn't mean you shouldn't look good doing it. 

This neutral glitz palette will see you through Halloween into the Holiday season.

Plus it's a bargain since it's been reduced from £8 to £4.80.

Eylure Line & Lash Faux Mink Wispy False Lashes 

These lashes and adhesive black liner are the party essential no matter what time of year it is.

Whether you want to look spellbinding as a classic witch or stand out in the circus as a creepy clown, these lashes are a must-have.

They are available for £14.40.

Halloween Glitter Traditional Day of the Dead Face Tattoos - Red

A Day of the Dead costume is practically a Halloween staple and it's so easy to do. 

With this face tattoo from Claire's, you'll even avoid all the make up hassle without sacrificing any of the spooky effects.

Get yours for just £3.30.

Scented Body Crayons - 6 Pack

Halloween is a chance to get a little creative but you're going to need some tools.

Whether you want to add some creepy tattoos to finish off your look or you want to dress up as human doodle, let your imagination go wild.

These scented crayons are available in six colours for just £7.20.

Cool Tone Glitz Glitter & Shimmer Eyeshadow Palette

Lure a sailor to his death as siren or sparkle to your heart's content as a unicorn with this glitter eyeshadow palette.

With 5 glitter shades and 5 shimmer shades from cool greens to striking blues, this collection is a must-have whatever the costume

Pick yours up for £6.00.

Black & Silver Gradient Stiletto Press On Faux Nail Set - 24 Pack

Complete your Halloween look from head to toe with this faux nail set.

The 24 pack will add a spooky edge to your costume whatever you decide to go as.

Plus, they're a bargain at £4.20 which is down from £7.

Pastel Body Glitter Set

Everything is better with a touch of glitter- including Halloween.

Add a touch of sparkle to your costume with this pastel body glitter set.

There are nine different pastel shades: iridescent, holographic, silver, rose gold, lilac, purple, teal, and white.

You'll have plenty to choose from whatever outfit you land on.

Get yous for the bargain price of £3.60 which is down from £10.

Halloween Black Glitter Skeleton Face Gems

These black glitter skelton face gems will have you looking dead glamourous this Halloween.

The gems are self-adhesive and are quick and painless to put on.

Save yourself the hassle of hours of make up with this perfect finishing touch from Claires.

It is available for you to pick up for only £3.30.