Halloween

Kryolan Icicle Gel

For a cool, snowy-inspired look, Kryolan's thick misty Icicle Gel does the trick. A semi-transparent color that can be applied with a spatula, this gel slowly moves down until it forms realistic-looking drops and icicles. Your customers can even play with and change up the viscosity by using a blow dryer to create unique shapes. Plus, it's easily removable using warm water. Available in 100 ml and 200 ml sizes.

SRP: $29 (200 ml)

For more information, visit us.kryolan.com.

Mehron Skeleton Character Makeup Kit

The Skeleton Character Makeup Kit (KMP-S) from Mehron comes with everything your customers need to get this look for Halloween, from the professional makeup itself to the applicators and accessories. This set includes: Step-by-Step Pictorial Instructions, Three Color Makeup Palette, Pencil Liner, Colorset Powder, Makeup Remover Cloth, Non-Latex Triangular Foam Wedge, Powder Puff and Black Hood.

SRP: $18.95

For more information, visit mehron.com.

Halloween Spending Expected to Reach $6.9 Billion

As retailers gear up for the holiday-season influx of shoppers, Halloween ought to be high on their list. More than 157 million Americans are expected to celebrate Halloween this year, spending an average of $74.34 per person, with total spending reaching $6.9 billion this year, according to the National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics.

Consumers to Increase Halloween Spending

Consumers to Increase Halloween Spending

The average adult is expected to spend $77.52 on Halloween this year, up from last year, according to the National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics. Total spending on Halloween is expected to reach $7.4 billion.

“As one of the fastest-growing consumer holidays, Halloween has retailers of all shapes and sizes preparing their stores and websites for the busy fall shopping season,” said NRF president and CEO Matthew Shay.