Come October, every parent starts looking for easy Halloween costume ideas for their kids. One of the most inexpensive ways to add a finishing touch to your child’s costume is to do something with their hair. Some of the Halloween hairstyles out there can even double as costumes. With all of the epic Halloween hairstyles out there, why pop for an expensive store bought getup? Some schools don’t allow kids to wear costumes, so a fun hair look is an easy way to get into the Halloween spirit.
From a donut-inspired updo to a braided Medusa look, here are some spooky Halloween hairstyles for a frightfully fun night.
Kelly Ladd Sanchez, a former magazine editor and writer, now works as a professional craft stylist and paper artist out of her home studio in Orlando, Florida. Kelly is always creating something whimsical, bright, and colorful, with easy-to-follow instructions. Looking for more creative and fun DIY and craft projects to try yourself? Check out Kelly's blog, handmadebykelly.com and her paper art site. When she’s not covered in little shreds of paper, she can be found having fun and hanging out with her son and wonderful husband. Follow her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.