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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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Alcone Enters the Terror Vault
By: Marisa Fazzina
Monday, September 2nd, 2019
As we move closer to the Halloween season, Alcone Company likes to get its scare on. After all, special effects makeup is a big part of what we do! That’s why we are especially thrilled to announce that we’re the official makeup sponsor of Terror Vault and Apocalypse, a zombie survival game, produced by Into the Dark Productions. Both of these haunt attractions take place at the historic San Francisco Mi...

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