Smell Fantastic at Your Halloween Party

It's almost over — the best (and spookiest) month of the year is drawing to a close. I don't know about you, but I'm already preparing for a bombardment of turkeys and holiday sale ads. And by preparing, I mean surrounding myself with as much Halloween spirit as I possibly can. Spooky Halloween-themed makeup? Check. Converting my daily wardrobe into a costume? Check. I've had The Nightmare Before Christmas soundtrack playing on repeat, and a skeleton is hanging from my front door. But something is missing. I look like Halloween, but I smell like my usual body flowery body wash. This is a problem.

What does Halloween smell like? After trawling the internet, I've got answers. Brilliant minds out there have created Halloween-themed body care products. There are products for those that enjoy the season but don't have Thriller memorized, products for those who do have Thriller memorized, and products for those who are sitting under a giant stuffed bat, wearing black lipstick, and drinking out of an R.I.P. mug (that last one would be me.) So whether you're in need of silky smooth skin or total Halloween immersion, there's a product on this list for you!

1. Pumpkin Icing Shower Gel

Philosophy Pumpkin Icing Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath, $18, Macy's

This shower gel is a great go-to for the casual Halloween fan. You'll smell like pumpkins and cake!

Spook Factor: 1

2. Sparkly Pumpkin Bubble Bar

Sparkly Pumpkin Bubble Bar, $8, Lush

Who doesn't love emerging from their bath covered in glitter?

Spook Factor: 2

3. Aliens and Monsters FUN Bar

Aliens and Monsters FUN Bar, $7, Lush

Mold this soap to your heart's content.

Spook Factor: A very tame 1 to a super scary 5, dependent upon your molding skills.

4. Nightwing Shower Jelly

Nightwing Shower Jelly, $7, Lush

This little bat's jiggle factor alone is enough to give you the heebie-jeebies.

Spook Factor: 4

5. Lord of Misrule Shower Cream

Lord of Misrule Shower Cream, $22-$33, Lush

Just one look at this shower cream conjures up images of eerie swamps and water-dwelling creatures. Swamp funk has never smelled so good.

Spook Factor: 5

So there you have it: five fabulous Halloween bath products. I just can't wait to sink my claws into them.

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