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20 best Halloween face coverings to get into the spirit – it's the easiest costume ever

Trick or treat might be cancelled but you can still rock these cool, scary & funny Halloween face masks for 31st October

Karen Silas

It’s that time of year, boys and ghouls! And while your trick or treat and party plans may have been thwarted because of the pandemic, that doesn't mean you can't celebrate Halloween in style. With face masks now a required accessory, we’re making the best of it by tracking down the best Halloween face coverings that you can shop now.

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amazon halloween face mask covering

You can find some cool Halloween face coverings on Amazon, from spider web print to scary smiles

eBoutik Halloween Face Masks with Filter Slot, £9.99 each, Amazon


As we’ve been adapting to the new normal, our face mask style has been very much focused on rather more serious face coverings for back to school or the return to work.  But with fancy dress season about to be in full swing, Halloween is the perfect excuse to have some fun with your face mask! No need for a costume – just put on one of these masks and you're ready for trick or treat!

halloween face mask coverings on ebay

Halloween doesn't have to be cancelled! Choose a fun print to show your spirit on 31st October

Halloween Face Masks with Filter Slot, £2.99 each, eBay


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That's why we’ve put together this edit of the best Halloween face masks, from scary to funny, and even cool face masks inspired by your favourite horror movies.


This cool face mask lights up in seven different colours 

LED face mask, £22.99, Amazon


Cool Halloween face masks

These fashionable Halloween ready face coverings will definitely make a spookily chic statement.

spiderweb face mask etsy halloween

Creepy...but make it fashion. And glow in the dark!

Glow in the dark Spider web face mask, £9.50 each, Etsy


gothic face masks etsy for halloween

This Etsy seller has lots of cool face masks to choose from with names like 'Batty Bat' and 'Witchcraft 101'

Halloween print face masks, £15.40 each, Etsy


mouth with fangs face mask covering halloween

What to wear to be chic on Halloween? We love a classic red lip... and fangs

Red fangs face mask, £11.83, Redbubble


red lace face mask etsy gothic halloween

A gorgeous burgundy and black lace face mask for your sultry inner goth

Gothic lace face mask, £12.51, Etsy



Scary movie Halloween face masks

Film fans everywhere will love these face coverings inspired by some of the most iconic horror and comic book flicks.

silence of the lambs face covering halloween

The 1991 thriller starring Jodie Foster and Sir Anthony Hopkins is immortalised in this creepy face mask

'Silence of the Lambs' face mask, £11.83, Redbubble


harley quinn face mask covering halloween

DC Comics' Harley Quinn has been one of the most popular Halloween costumes lately – this face mask, complete with heart tattoo, makes dressing up like the 'Suicide Squad' character even easier

Harley Quinn face mask, £14.99, Etsy


pennywise from it halloween face covering

If you're looking for a scary face mask, it doesn't get much more terrifying than Stephen King's famous clown

Pennywise from 'It' face mask, £12, Etsy


sally skellington nightmare before xmas mask

Turn yourself into sweet Sally Skellington in a snap with this Halloween face covering

'The Nightmare Before Christmas' face mask, £10.12, Etsy


Funny Halloween face masks

All Hallows Eve is also a great time for a laugh and these funny Halloween face masks will definitely scare up some smiles.

  here for the boos

Toast to Halloween with this hilarious face mask and its cute white wine-wielding ghost 

I’m here for the Boos face mask, £11.94, Etsy



friends movie horror face mask

They'll be there for you... 

Halloween ‘Friends’ face mask, £14.37, Redbubble


boo ghost face mask covering funny

Don't be a Halloween party pooper! But if you absolutely have to be, this face mask is for you

Ghost of Disapproval face mask, £10.14, Redbubble


Halloween smile face masks

If you’re looking for a toothy skeleton smile or a creepy jack o’ lantern grin face covering, these Halloween face masks will do the trick (or treat!).

glow in the dark teeth face mask

Glow in the dark face masks are a great way to get into the Halloween spirit

Glow in the dark grin face mask, £6.99, Etsy


jack o lantern face mask covering

Smile! This toothy grin is a classic symbol of Hallowe'en

Jack O’Lantern face mask, £11.83, Redbubble


mummy bandage halloween face mask2

Is that you, Mummy? Forgo the smile entirely with a face covering that says, 'It's a wrap!'

Mummy bandage Halloween face covering, £7.50, Etsy


Day of the Dead face masks

The Mexican Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) tradition to honour those who have passed is celebrated around the world these days and has also been popularised by films like Coco. Etsy is one place to find original and gorgeous face masks if you'd like to pay tribute to the day, held on November 2, with traditional symbols such as sugar skulls.

catrina cabernet face covering

This double-layer face mask can be personalised with your name or initials

 La Catrina face covering, from £8.99, Etsy


latina owned dia de muertos face mask

Etsy shop Kreativus sells a host of handmade face masks with motifs from Frida Kahlo to this pretty Day of the Dead face covering with roses and calaveras (skulls)

Calavera and roses face covering, £12.10, Etsy


Halloween neck gaiters and snoods

Some prefer to wear a neck gaiter or snood along with, or instead of, a face mask – and there are some spooky options for Halloween...

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saw scream snood halloween gaiter

Saw and Scream 2-in-one Halloween neck gaiter, £18.95, Etsy


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