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Artist Spotlight: Dani Spinks
By: Marisa Fazzina
Monday, October 21st, 2019
At Alcone Company, we’re always excited for the Halloween season, but this year even more so. That’s because we’re the official makeup sponsor of Into the Dark SF's Terror Vault and Apocolypse, two fully immersive, theatrical haunt events taking place in San Francisco through November 3rd and 9th respectively. And what would a haunted attraction be without its horrifying ...

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Contact Lenses: Do's and Don'ts
By: JD Kraemer
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
In my previous post, “The Eyes Have It,” we learned about the history of contact lenses and some of the horrors that can come from not getting them from a reliable source. Here, we’ll address what you need to know when you’re ready to take the leap into adding cosmetic or special effects contact lenses to your Halloween, Cosplay or other character looks.

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The Eyes Have it
By: JD Kraemer
Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
Halloween is right around the corner, and here at Alcone, we're all hard at work planning our costumes and makeup. So far I've considered being a Greek God, a Demon Clown (the old standby), and even a Wicked Witch. All of these looks are doable and should be fun, but this year I really want to amp it up. I've decided that no matter which character I choose, in addition to my usual efforts, I'm going to add contact lenses!

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