The easiest masquerade you can get is a Halloween mask. It is the mask that often makes the costume. Even if you are wearing street clothes, just wearing a mask works at any masquerade party.

Halloween costume masks are great to conceal your identity. That is one of the aspects that makes Halloween celebrations fun. Who knows that it is you behind that covering. Typically have masks cover the face with openings only for the eyes. Instead of covering the entire face, sometimes masks only partly cover the face, but still cover the eyes.

People typically dress in costume for Halloween to go door to door trick-or-treating. Halloween parties are another invitation to dress in disguise. A disguise allows you to be whoever or whatever you like. Wearing a mask completes the persona.

Halloween costume masks can be easily found online by searching and clicking links. Masks come in many themes. There are the traditional ones such as witches, devils and vampires. You can find celebrities, politicians, monsters and super heroes. You can generally find a mask to be make you into anything or anybody.

Halloween masks make a terrific last-minute solution if you cannot decide what to do for your holiday disguise. A mask can also be used to transform one outfit into another outfit. A super hero outfit could easily be changed from being a super hero to being a villain. It's all in the mask.

Costume masks also have there downside. They can be dangerous if they are worn improperly. It is difficult to see out of them, so it is inadvisable to walk in high vehicle traffic areas such as a parking lot, or up or down stairs with your mask on. They also have the tendency to get hot. This is especially troublesome in a warmer climate or in a crowded party room.

Costume masks can be an excellent addition to your Halloween costume, but they are not the perfect solution for everyone. For some people, like those that wear glasses, masks do not work at all. In that case, you need to make do with make up and face paint. Also some of them are made out of latex. If you have a latex allergy, you will need to avoid that type of mask.

So this spooking season, find a reason to party, and hide behind a mask of a new persona.