Remember this red-hot look from Em Rata that has us all rushing out to buy burgundy eyeshadows? Soon after came the Urban Decay Naked Cherry Palette to make all our dreams come true.
Amandla Stenberg’s neon negative space eyeliner was out of this world.
Speaking of eyeliner masterpieces, Alicia Vikander’s Met Gala look basically inspired the return of the Cleopatra cat eye in 2018.
Shay Mitchell slayed the best smokey eye of the year at the Revolve Awards.
Madeline Brewer’s side-swept mane and minimal blush makeup had us swooning at the CDFA Awards. Her copper hair is bound to inspire many transformations in 2019.
Big hair, an even bigger smile, and bright green eyes. Tracee Ellis Ross was a red carpet delight all year long, but this was one of our favourite moments.
Katherine Langford’s electric blue wings were such a simple, yet breathtaking swap from traditional black.
Patrick Ta worked some serious eyeshadow-shape magic on Katherine Langford for the I Heart Radio Awards.
Hung Vango has us all wanting to find the nearest ocean and dive in after pulling off this bold, aqua blue and angled eye look.
RiRi had too many massive makeup moments to count in 2018, but this one is iconic as it signifies the resurrection of the metallic lip.
When Hayley Beiber (mere Baldwin back then) wore a navy lip to the BRITs that had us shook.
And Rita Ora brought back the perm and made it cute.
Dua Lipa did dew and glass hair before it was even a thing.
When you’ve got the hair like Jess Glynne, what else do you really need?
Lady Gaga gave us the most glorious smokey cat eye at the Grammy’s. Who knew we’d all be crying over her performance in A Star Is Born just months later.
And how could we forget the HAIR?!
Hailee Steinfeld must have been a mermaid in another life because these beachy waves and blue eyeshadow were born to be worn by her.
This fire engine red lip and emerald earring combo will go down in history. Bravo, Zoe Kravtiz.
Jamie Chung did not take one step wrong at the Golden Globes. Lip, eyeliner and lashes on point.
Berry was a bold choice for a fair and platinum-haired Emilia Clarke, but it paid off big time.
Kim’s Met Gala look gave us mega Cleopatra vibes and is solely responsible for bringing back the half up pony.
Holy headpiece. Blake inspired brides everywhere with this halo of an accessory.
And if headbands weren’t your thing, Bella had your back with a pair of phenomenal slides.
For the coily and curly haired among us, Kerry Washington was goals as she worked her God-given texture with a golden clip-in.
Jasmine Sanders knocked us all dead with her rose adorned, hip-length braid.
At the 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, Kendall opted for straight hair tucked behind her ears to show off those gorgeous earrings. Obsessed with this look!
Hailey brought edge to the red carpet in Cannes. Messy bun goals courtesy of GLAMOUR columnist, Jen Atkin of course.
One of the most memorable looks from the Oscars was Jennifer Lawrence’s winged out smokey eye and terracotta lip. The now iconic look was created by makeup artist, Hung Vango.