All red carpet makeup looks are pretty — that just goes without saying — but not all of them are iconic. So we appreciate an A-lister who isn’t afraid to make a take a beauty risk and make it her own.
To get you inspired for your next time out, we’ve gathered a list of our favourite celebrity looks. From Audrey Hepburn’s bold brows to Charlize Theron’s sun-kissed skin to Rihanna’s edgy Met Gala makeup, scroll through 20 of the most memorable red carpet looks of all time.
Audrey Hepburn, 1954
Get the look: Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade, $23.
Barbra Streisand, 1969
Get the look: Moroccanoil Root Boost, $32.
Lauren Hutton, 1975
Get the look: IGK Beach Club Texture Spray, $35.
Farrah Fawcett, 1978
Get the look: T3 Volumizing Hot Roller Luxe, $149.
Get the look: Maybelline Eyestudio Colour Plush Silk Eyeshadow Quad Palette in Purple Icon, $12.
Daryl Hannah, 1988
Get the look: Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Bacca, $29.
Winona Ryder, 1996
Get the look: Salon Care 4-Inch Metal Wave Clamp, $3.
Gwyneth Paltrow, 1999
Get the look: Matrix Biolage R.A.W. Smoothing Styling Milk, $22.
Halle Berry, 2002
Get the look: The Ordinary Serum Foundation, $7.
Charlize Theron, 2004
Get the look: Estée Lauder Bronze Goddess Illuminating Powder Gelée in Heat Wave, $58.
Michelle Williams, 2006
Get the look: Marc Jacobs Beauty Le Marc Liquid Lip Crayon in Tomato Red, $34.
Lady Gaga, 2010
Get the look: MAC Liptensity Lipstick in Gumball, $26.
Get the look: Invisibobble Original Crystal Clear Hair Ring, $10.
Miley Cyrus, 2012
Get the look: Velour Lashes Flash It!, $29 USD.
Katy Perry, 2013
Get the look: Covergirl TruBlend Matte Made Foundation, $13
Blake Lively, 2014
Get the look: John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder In-shower Lightening Treatment.
Felicity Jones, 2015
Get the look: Dior Long-wear Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil, $35
Kim Kardashian West, 2016
Get the look: Sephora Collection Retractable Brow Pencil, $16.
Ruth Negga, 2007
Get the look: Chanel Les 4 Ombres Multi-effect Quadra Eyeshadow in Candeur et Experience, $61.
Get the look: Fenty Mattemoiselle Plush Matte Lipstick, $23.