Hair Structures Were Everywhere at the 2021 Met Gala

Celebrities finally made their return to the Met Gala on Sept. 13 after a short hiatus, and considering all of the show-stopping beauty looks that took over the red carpet upon their arrivals, we’d say that the year-long wait was well worth it. The official theme, “In America,” was essentially a celebration of some of … Read more

Inside Kacey Musgraves’s Equestrian-Inspired Glam Session for the Met Gala 2021

“I’m a horse girl from Texas,” said Kacey Musgraves on last night’s Met gala red carpet. Channeling this proclamation into her look for the evening, the country star wore, as she put it, a “gala-meets-equestrian-sport” ensemble from all-American designer Ralph Lauren featuring a slim black mock-neck top, a belted metallic silver slit skirt, and leather … Read more

Amanda Gorman Reveals the Message Behind Her Met Gala Beauty

Last night’s Met gala red carpet provided a view of a national treasure, arriving in the form of National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, representing a modern-day Lady Liberty. “As soon as I was asked to be a cohost for the Met gala, I immediately knew I wanted to reimagine the Statue of Liberty,” Gorman … Read more

Kristen Stewart Experiments With a New ’50s Fringe for the Met Gala 2021

Having recently switched her platinum hair for strawberry blonde, a look she unveiled while promoting her new film Spencer (in which she stars as Princess Diana), at the Venice Film Festival, Kristen Stewart experimented with a new hairstyle at 2021’s Met Gala. Channelling 1950s rockabilly style, the actor paired a retro ponytail—complete with a pin-up … Read more

Kid Cudi Brings Emo Beauty to the Met Gala Red Carpet

On tonight’s Met Gala red carpet, Kid Cudi reminded us that emo never dies, and angst isn’t just for teens. The American rapper’s acid green dye job and sooty eye makeup nodded at Dennis Rodman’s ’90s party days, or the pop punk revival seen in a recent return of the noughties genre’s figureheads like Travis … Read more

Kendall Jenner Offered a Modern Take on Audrey Hepburn at the Met Gala 2021

One glamorous ball begets another. For this evening’s Met Gala, Kendall Jenner’s custom Givenchy offered a gorgeous homage to one of Audrey Hepburn’s most iconic roles, that of vintage makeover case Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady. Naturally, makeup artist Mary Phillips followed suit, looking to the iconic actress for further inspiration. “We wanted to … Read more

The Story Behind Lupita Nyong’o’s Denim-Inspired Met Gala 2021 Beauty Look

And while the striking hair may have matched the sculptural nature of the actor’s Versace dress, Barose’s makeup took its cues from its blue hue. The makeup artist used ten different shades of blue—shadows pulled from two separate Lancôme Hypnôse 5-Color Eyeshadow Palettes, Bleu Hypnotique and the soon-to-release Drama Denim—with bright accents here and there … Read more

Kristen Stewart’s ’50s Pinup Bangs at the 2021 Met Gala

Kristen Stewart‘s appearance at the 2021 Met Gala is one we’re gonna need a moment to process. The actress stepped out at the event on Monday night channeling the 1950s wearing a vintage high ponytail and pinup bangs, and the look is definitely giving us retro Barbie vibes. Stewart’s hair was colored and styled by … Read more