Late Halloween Party? 3 Quick Hairstyles You Can DIY

Halloween? #Sorted!

Attention Hallo-queens! Fright night is around the corner, and if you’re still on the fence about what to go as (more importantly, how to style your hair!) for the spooky affair, we’ve got just the thing: 3 easy and chic Halloween hairstyles for you to DIY.

Lucky for you, we’ve teamed up with Superdrug and Dare Magazine to help show you how to channel your inner mermaid, sugar skull and dragon. We can’t wait to to see which look you decide to go for!

Mermaid Hair

Want to be a mermaid for Halloween? Instead of just sticking to classic beachy waves, try mixing things up with some pretty Dutch braids and the VO5 Ocean Blue Hair Glitter, to really nail those under water vibes.

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Editor’s tip: Every mystical mermaid needs beach-perfect strands! To get them at home, spray the TONI & GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray all over your locks and tease out with your fingers.

Dragon Hair

Whether your best ghoul has decided to go as Khaleesi and needs you to find a costume to follow suit, or you just love dragons, you really can’t go wrong with this fierce and fiery cornrow hairstyle.

The best thing about this ‘do? No matter your hair type (be it black and natural or straight), it can be tailored to you and is guaranteed to make your mane standout on Halloween.

Editor’s tip: The secret to creating the perfect plait? The VO5 Frizz Free Cream! Prepping your hair with this will help make braiding it easier, leaving your style super glossy with a frizz-free finish.

Skull Hair

Halloween hair: Woman dressed as a sugar skull, wearing her hair slicked back with silver hair glitter in it, posing in a studio setting
You’ll be the queen of Halloween Town.

Nothing screams Halloween quite like this dazzling skull hair look. And, if you’ve always wanted to get in on the celeb slick hair trend, now’s seriously your chance!

To get this stunning and haunting look, you’ll need a good hair gel and some VO5 Silver Stardust Hair Glitter, all to help you do your best impression of Jack Skellington.

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Editor’s tip: To get your hair this slick, try using the VO5 Mega Hold Styling GelIt offers a mega hold and features Aquascreen TM, so your style can last as long as you do.

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