You’d be surprised how difficult it is to find temporary Halloween hair color currently on the market. We’ve looked to so many brands from years past, but many have discontinued our once-favorite products.
We’re obviously referring to bold, one-time-wear shades that’ll make us stand out on Oct. 31. We scoured the web (and our cabinets) for the colorful pastes and sprays that are not only still available for purchase, but also come highly recommended.
Keep reading for the best-reviewed products to “dye” hair—and rinse out the day after Halloween.
Good Dye Young Poser Paste: $18
Hayley Williams’ line of vibrant hair hues is one of the most popular on the market. While the brand offers consistencies that are more permanent, the various Poser Paste shades are perfect for Halloween or any other one-time, costume-enforced occasion. If you want our detailed tips on how to apply the product and maximize your experience using it, check out our full review.
Kristin Ess Temporary Tint: $12
We can always rely on hair guru Kristin Ess to wow us with her products—and her rose gold temporary tint is no exception. While maybe not the initial go-to hue for Halloween, we think this shade is perfect for the costume-less celebrator who simply wants to change up her look for the holiday.
L’Oréal Colorista 1-Day Spray: $9.99
When it comes to temporary Halloween hair color, L’Oréal must have realized what’s lacking in the market. The company has a line of 10 (!) wild rinse-out shades that are sure to meet your needs.
Punky Colour Trolls B Wild Temporary Hair Color: $6.99
If there’s one place to turn for colorful inspo, it’s Trolls, of course! So much so that the film inspired a line of five bright sprays made by Punky Colour. And at such an affordable price point, why not mix and match for the big day?