As previously documented, some celebrities go the scandalous route when selecting a Halloween costumes.
But other stars avoid controversy and choose instead to be creative, funny and downright awe-inspiring. In other words: they rule at Halloween.
Scroll around below and you'll instantly agree...
We're not sure if Rihanna is Raphael, Donatello or Michelangelo. But we do know she makes one HAWT Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.
No, these boobs are not real. But our enthusiasm over Ellen dressing up like Nicki Minaj certainly is! Well done!
Katy Perry went out one year as a Cheeto. Why? Why the heck not?!? Everyone loves to eat Cheetos.
The costume is fine, but Swift truly gets points for her caption: "Cause, darling I'm a nightmare dressed like a PEGACORN. #HappyHalloween."
Beyonce is not dressed up here merely as Janet Jackson. She is dressed as Rhythm Nation Janet Jackson!
We would not have chosen a skunk outfit for our child. But you can't argue that little Nori looks adorable here.
Yup, this really is a photo of Justin Bieber. He's all dressed up as a Power Ranger.
This is not your typical photo of Miley Cyrus with a pasty on her nipple. She's actually recreating a look made famous by Lil Kim.
Points for originality! The young actor is all dressed up here as Japanese manga character Naruto.
Would you ever guess one of these people were Iggy Azalea? She's dressed as one of the White Chicks from the movie White Chicks.
Heidi Klum is the celebrity best known for dressing in quite elaborate fashion. She's decked out here like a butterfly.
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris is a close second to Klum. He goes ALL OUT every year along with his husband and sons.
Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama
Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama are dressed here as Lucy and Ricky Ricardo, prompting us to wonder: where are the bongos????
It's Jennifer Lopez as the Devil... and we know those people! It's Demi again as Lucy and Iggy as a white chick.
The wolf may still want to eat Michele's version of Little Red Riding Hood, but in a very different way. (Sorry.)
Kim Kardashian shows enough skin every other day of the year. So she uses this Halloween costume as an opportunity to cover up for a change.
Kendall Jenner and Cara Delevingne
Kendall Jenner and Cara Delevingne went all video games on us here by going out as iconic characters Mario and Luigi.
You could stare at this version of Princess Fiona for weeks and never realize it was Colton Haynes.
Well played, Paris Hilton. The sex tape star made like Miley Cyrus one Halloween, foam finger and everything.
Britney Spears as Snow White is decent. But her backup dancers as the Seven Dwarfs? EPIC!
Ashley Tisdale would fit right in on The Walking Dead. She makes for one scary zombie!
Kaley Cuoco and Ryan Sweeting
Kaley Cuoco and Ryan Sweeting are now divorced. But that doesn't take away from their genius costumes here; they are dressed as Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez!
Show us your best Blue Steel, Joe Jonas! The singer makes like Derek Zoolander in this great costume.
The sun will come out tomorrow for Sarah Hyland. She's all dressed up here like Annie from the musical Annie.
Colton Haynes may have just won Halloween. The actor is dressed up here as Ursula from The Little Mermaid.