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Friday, October 23, 2009

Halloween 2009 Scare or Share Contest!

Dressing up in costumes and trick-or-treating on Halloween night may not be a part of Asian culture but it's not to say that we're lacking of spooks. In fact some of the scariest ghost stories originated from Asia and people from this part of the world are often believers of spirits and other supernatural beings.

Share a short scary story that's either fictional or based on a real-life incident
AND/OR
Submit your Halloween-inspired look created with makeup or costume or both!
This contest is opened to ALL readers (international and local)

Read on to see the prizes and contest details...


The Prize: Beauty Pack (Various Brands)


  1. Beauty Diary Mask
  2. Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser (sample)
  3. RMK Skin Care Samples
  4. Mukti Skin Care Samples
  5. NYX Round Lipgloss courtesy of Makeup Mix Shop
  6. Sephora Cheek Stain
  7. Hard Candy Glitter
  8. Shu Uemura Cleansing Oil (trial size)
  9. Shu Uemura Deepsea Moisturizer (travel size)
  10. Vera Wang Bath and Shower Creme (travel size)
  11. Vera Wang Perfume (miniature)
  12. Missha Skin Care Samples

  1. Beauty Diary Mask
  2. Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser (sample)
  3. RMK Skin Care Samples
  4. Mukti Skin Care Samples
  5. e.l.f. Eyeshadow Brush courtesy of Makeup Mix Shop
  6. I Nuovi Ivoluxe Lipstick courtesy of I Nuovi Professional
  7. LA Colors 5-Color Eyeshadow Palette courtesy of Makeup Mix Shop
  8. Shu Uemura Cleansing Oil (trial size)
  9. QV Cream (trial size)
  10. QV Skin Lotion (triall size)
  11. Burberry Brit Fragrance (miniature)
  12. Missha Skin Care Samples
Category A: Story Time
Share a scary story that's either fictional or based on a real-life incident

  1. Stories must be authentic and not copied from other writers
  2. Stories should be within 500 words
  3. Please include a title for your story
  4. Entry is to be submitted via e-mail (skindeco.net@gmail.com) with name, subscription username/e-mail, and location
  5. After you've e-mailed your entry, post a comment on this page stating the category, your name, location and story title
Category B: Halloween Tradition
Submit your Halloween-inspired look created with makeup or costume or both!
  1. Looks must be created by yourself and pictures must be authentic
  2. Pictures must be clear and at least 600 pixels. Close-up pictures are encouraged
  3. Please include a title for your look
  4. Entry is to be submitted via e-mail (skindeco.net@gmail.com) with name, subscription username/e-mail, and location
  5. After you've e-mailed your entry, post a comment on this page stating the category, your name, location and look title
Contest Rules and Regulations:
  1. To enter, you must be a subscriber of Skindeco.Net either via e-mail subscription or Google Friends Connect
  2. The e-mail address used to submit the entry should be the same e-mail address used for subscription. Please include your name/username/nickname in both e-mail entry and comment
  3. Beauty packs are chosen by the organizer for the winner
  4. The top 3 stories and all looks will be published after the contest has ended
  5. Participants may join in both categories but only one entry per category
  6. Each participant stands a chance to win ONE prize only
  7. Entries submitted via e-mail without the accompanying post comment and vice versa will not be accepted
  8. This contest is opened to all readers worldwide
  9. One winner from each category will be picked based on best entry as determined by the contest organizer
  10. Submit your entries by 13 November 2009 (coincidentally Friday the 13th!), 11:59pm GMT +08:00. Entries received after the deadline will not be accepted
  11. Participation is upon agreement of contest terms and conditions. Please read carefully


22 comments:

gingerbee said...

Just joined your contest! :) (And I love halloween!)

Category A
gn./Philippines/Slipper Mishap

Traclyn Yeoh said...

I've send mine to yours.

Joining the Category B. It's Traclyn here from Kuala Lumpur with Simple Vampire look.

Anonymous said...

Hi,

Just a quick question. Does the halloween picture have to be quite recent or something like you did a few months ago for example.

much appreciated, thanks.

Connie De Alwis said...

Anonymous: The look doesn't have to be recent :) Hope to receive your entry

KayKamaL said...

hi connie..hope u like this one..btw,wat is the judging based on? just curious..hihi

category b/kay kamal/malaysia

title of look "gypsy goth"

crossing my fingers here..uh~

Shan said...

hi
love your site!!
just letting you and your readers know we are having a giveaway over at the absolute balance blog!! please visit....

http://absolutebalanceacupuncture.blogspot.com/2009/10/blog-launch-and-fantastic-giveaway.html

you can win a beauty magnet kit developed by myself worth over $80. it's available worldwide!!

Thanks and have a great day :)

Connie De Alwis said...

Kay: I didn't receive your entry in my e-mail. please make sure that it's sent k?

fariza said...

Hi,

Just to let you know i've submitted an entry for:

Entry: Category B
Name: Waternymph
Look: Zombie Nurse
Location: P.J

Ksushacarmes said...

Cathegory A: Story Time

name: Ksusha Rehan

Location: Russia, currently KL

Story Title: Flying Oranges.

Sherry said...

fun, wanna know if you got my email

sherrygo at hotmail dot com

La Estrella said...

hello connie..would like to enter, but how many pictures do you want for category B?

Connie De Alwis said...

La Estrella: You may submit as many pics as you like but only one will be featured :) looking forward to your entry!

honeys said...

hi connie =)

just entered but i forgot to put the title in the email i've sent just now...sorry yea..

Entry: Category A
Name: Honeys
Title: Who Turned Off the Tv?
Location: Subang Jaya

La Estrella said...

Connie, will send my entry on this friday...thanks for the challenge..:)

Sherry said...

Category b: Vampire
Name: Sherry
Title: Vampire Halloween Tradition
Location: Selangor

missmicchan said...

Hello!

I have emailed you my entry..I hope you like it :)

Category B
name: missmicchan
location: Canada
title: cute nurse trying to be scary

***crossing fingers***

Lara said...

Hello!

I just e-mailed you my entry.

Here are the details:
Category: A
Name: Lara Garcia-Granero
Title: A Tuesday, the 13th wedding
Location: Valencia (Spain)

Thanks fot the contest!

Bachuchay said...

Hi I joined the contest

category - A
name - Bachuchay
location -Philippines
story title - The Wandering Soul of a Dying Person

myrissa brown said...

Hi. Emailed already.
Entry: Category B
Name: myrissa
Title: Lady Fang
Location: seremban

mia said...

Entry:
Category B
name: Mia
Title: Witch
Location: Selangor

will email to you... ASAP :)

Anonymous said...

Category A
Karlenma/ilaybalilay(at)yahoo(dot)com
Philippines
The Mirror

La Estrella said...

Category B: Halloween Tradition

Name: La Estrella
Title: The Ugly Mask
Location: Kuching, Sarawak.

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