From the return of the half-up topknot to a more polished version of 2014’s no-makeup makeup trend to just about every bold shade of lip color imaginable, 2015’s red carpet beauty did not disappoint. Ahead, we’re celebrating the most legendary celebrity looks of the year, featuring 15 of our favorite red carpet MVPs.
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We’re crazy about Swift’s exaggerated cat eye and sweet sideswept bangs.
Since she’s not one to shy away from a chance to bust out a wild new beauty look, Rihanna shocked us all the more with this super-soft natural look. Opting for a soft, rosy balm instead of her go-to bold lip and loosely tousled waves, the singer absolutely stunned. For that rosy, lipstick-free pout, we recommend Herbivore Botanicals 'Coco Rose' Coconut Oil Lip Tint ($24) in Coral Rose.
From the slicked-down center part to the clean, shimmery contouring, the model of the moment had us falling at first sight.
Mixing soft waves with a bold vampy lip, the supermodel achieved the perfect balance of glamorous and badass. And, obviously, those legendary brows once again brought their A game.
We think Minaj pulled off one of the best Cleopatra-inspired looks we’ve seen… ever.
Fifties pinup curls and shimmery gold eye shadow had Chastain evoking some serious Old Hollywood glam.
Spotted last month at the New York premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay—Part 2, the actress stepped out of her comfort zone and rocked icy blond locks with a dark burgundy lip. The result was sweet, spicy, and totally mesmerizing.
From the lengthy braids to her perfectly dewy complexion to the pristine color matching of lipstick and dress, Solange looked drop-dead gorgeous.
Leave it to Miller to somehow make even the most pristine, ethereal makeup look bohemian cool.
Part vampy vixen plus part bodacious bombshell equals yet another killer Teigen look.
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