These Are Byrdie's Favourite Celebrity Beauty Looks of 2018

Updated 04/24/19

Looking back on the year, 2018 really has given us some seriously gorgeous celebrity beauty looks. From royal weddings (plural!) to the annual galas, balls, benefits and premieres, we've been saving, screenshotting and sharing beautiful hair and makeup looks all year long. So it's hard to whittle them down into our favourites of the year. But as 2018 draws to a close, we've flicked back through the archives to bring you our absolute best looks of the year. From Hailey Bieber's plaited parting to Jennifer Lawrence's red carpet waves, these are the 21 best celebrity beauty looks of 2018 that we will be copying in 2019. So sit back, keep scrolling and screenshot your official beauty inspiration for the year to come.

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Priyanka Chopra at the 2018 Met Gala

Granted, Priyanka Chopra has one of the most beautiful faces to start with, but it's her gold glitter eye shadow and matte wine-stained lipstick that really stole the show at the Met Gala this year.

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Hailey Bieber at the 2018 amFAR Gala

Disguise greasy or grown-out roots with Bieber's plaited parting and half-up hun bun, like at the amFAR gala.

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Bella Hadid at the Bulgari Dinner

Poker-straight hair has made a comeback this year, with Bella Hadid's sleek, shiny side-parting leading our Pinterest board of inspiration.

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Dakota Johnson at the 2018 LACMA Art + Film Gala

Proving ponytails can still look über glamourous. Dakota Johnson pairs hers with a blurred smoky eyeliner and sleek curtain fringe. Love. 

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Margot Robbie at the Peter Rabbit Australian Premiere

Margot Robbie's lesson how to do glitter eye shadow (with a sheer slick of mascara and brushed-up brows).

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Mila Kunis at The Spy Who Dumped Me Screening

Screenshot Mila Kunis here for your go-to everyday eye shadow look in 2019. Gorgeous.

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Princess Eugenie on Her Wedding Day

Of course, Princess Eugenie's bridal beauty had to make the cut. She looked gorgeous and glowing.

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Shay Mitchell at a Pre-Emmy Party

We can always count on Shay Mitchell for giving us great beauty inspiration. We love her emerald green eyeliner and fluffy eyelashes seen here at a pre-Emmy party. 

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Sara Sampaio at Paris Fashion Week

Sara Sampaio was spotted around Paris Fashion Week rocking chunky french braids. The perfect way to show off your new conch piercing

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Chrissy Teigen at Becca Cosmetics Launch

Chrissy Teigen's bronzed and glowy skin seen at the Becca Cosmetics launch is our skinspiration for the new year to come.

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Meghan Markle on Her Wedding Day

Meghan Markle's bridal beauty is sure to be in our top beauty looks of all time ever. Just yes.

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Victoria Beckham at Paris Fashion Week

Victoria Beckham's been looking so good this year, and we know why. Here, it's her glowing skin, fluffy lashes and the best nude lip that we want to re-create.

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Zoe Kravitz at the Fantastic Beasts Premiere

Zoe Kravitz is another beauty chameleon who, whether she's red-carpet ready or kicking it casual, always looks great. We love her peachy eye shadow look worn at the Fantastic Beasts premiere.

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Hailee Steinfeld at the Grammy Awards

Hailee Steinfeld proved that blue eye shadow does very much work with brown eyes, pictured here at the Grammys.

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Jessica Biel at the Emmys

Jessica Biel's low-key style at the Emmys proves all you need for a winning beauty look is a popping pink lipstick and great, glowing skin.

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Jennifer Lawrence at the Academy Awards

Jennifer Lawrence's waves became instantly iconic on the Academy Awards red carpet. We're still obsessed. 

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Kim Kardashian-West at CDFA Fashion Awards

Not only does Kim Kardashian West's high ponytail look full and fabulous on its own, but it also shows off her great glossy skin, too.

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Hailey Baldwin at the Billboard Music Awards

Hailey Baldwin's haircut at the Billboard Music Awards earlier this year had us all instantly googling bob hairstyles.

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Ashley Graham at Golden Heart Awards

Classic and chic. Ashley Graham proves that a winged eyeliner and beehive will never go out of fashion. 

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Emily Blunt at the Mary Poppins Premiere

We're pretty sure we'll continue to be in love with Emily Blunt's romantically loose bun for the duration of 2019 and beyond…

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Margot Robbie at Mary Queen of Scots Premiere

Margot Robbie makes the list yet again (not sorry) for her gorgeous deep red eye shadow and lip look at the Mary Queen of Scots premiere.

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