MET Gala 2017 Beauty Looks Decoded!

MET Gala 2017 Beauty Looks Decoded!

01 June, 2017

Hailee Steinfeld

The ‘Pitch Perfect’ starlet lovestaking riskswith her look, and every red carpet look has been an experiment shehas aced.So, quite obviously, the Met Gala red carpet was no different!

Hair:For a gutsy look, Hailee paired ablack Vera Wang creation with a super-sleep,glossy updo that was intricate anduber chic. Putting a spin on the classic topknot, her hair was pulled up into asculptural top bun that was all about twists and turns and a high gloss finish!


Makeup:To offset her edgy top knot, Haileeopted for a clean face of makeup, with a nude lip. Giving her look a sultry,grungy vibe, a dramatic, thick kohl cat eye was created that was winged toperfection, while a smoldering dark eye shadow was swept over her eye lids. Theslightest dabs of shimmer at the inner corners of her eye completed her look.



If there’s anyone who knows exactlyhow to turn heads on a red carpet, Zendaya is right on the top of that list! The20 year old starlet was a vision in a flowy, Dolce & Gabbana number,flaunting pretty floral and scarlet macaw prints. A look that was spiced up with90 s inspired disco hairdo and summery makeup!


Hair:For a do that definitely sizzled onthe red carpet, Zendaya’s lovely locks were teased and styled into a big, 90 sdisco scene inspired afro!


Makeup:The perfect match to heryellow-orange outfit, her lips were painted in a beautiful coral-tangerine hue.The rest of her makeup was soft, with a subtle bronze, sun-kissed finish, andclean, nude eye makeup. Her eye were lined thinly with black kohl andaccentuated with dabs of mascara.



The ever bold songstress took thecake at the Met Gala 2017 in an eye-catching Comme des Garçons creation! Hercommitment tothe theme was widely applauded and received acclaim for thefashion police fo rputting her most daring foot forward. What had us swooningwas her gorgeous hair and makeup!


Hair:It is no secret that RiRi can flauntjust about any hairdo; from long, luscious locks, to undercuts and the asymmetricbob, she has tried out every hair styleout there and has made it her own.Takingthe chic quotient of her look up a notch, her hair was pulled up in a talltop-bun for extra volume, while her chunky full bangs framed her face perfectly.


Makeup: Trust RiRi to turn up the heat withevery move she makes. Totally slaying the pink palette, the apples of her cheekssaw some highlight, while her pink rouge merged into her eye shadow. The innercorners of her eyes were dusted with a pale shimmer while her eyes were linedwith black kohl and lashings of mascara to give a bold, edgy touch to her look.Her lips were lined with a deep plum liner, and then filled in with a dark pinklip colour.


Rita Ora

The ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ starlet is the queen of unconventionalglamour and her every red carpet look is fawned over across the world. So it wasno surprise that she stepped out for the Met Gala in anavant garde look thatturned heads!


Hair:Though sported a headpiece at the event, her hairdo was a work ofart, to say the least! Intricate and unique, the futuristic platinum blondeheadpiece took 3 days to create and featured sections of hair wefts cut intoangled shapes and placed in such a way as to mimic geometric basket weave.


Makeup: To play off of her red Marchesa gown and her platinum locks,it seemed like an obvious choice for Rita to go with strong red hot lips! Therest of her look was clean, with glowing skin in a matte finish with soft eyemakeup and sharp,structured brows.

Brie Larson

The Academy Award winning actress’look at the Met Gala was all about gold and shimmer! Her ornate Chanel dresswas complemented by edgy, yet beautiful eye makeup and a hairdo that wastruly golden!


Hair: Brie’s gorgeous tresses were combed ina wavy side part and pulled back loosely into alow-slung, side-swept ponytail,to create the illusion of a bob. To create drama and edge, gold foil flakes wereapplied on the sleek side sweep of the hair.


Makeup:Stepping away from the ordinary, Briewent with a faux pearl detailed eye lookthat was both creative and inspirational! Her eyelids were swept with a light grey eyes hadow, chocolateshimmer shadow for depth and some gold shimmer on the corners of the eye. An intensecat eye created with black eyeliner and faux pearls were added to the end of thewings, as well as the inner corner of the eyes. Several coats of mascara wereapplied for max volume. The rest of the look was simple, with a warm flush onher cheeks and blush tinted glossy lips.


Priyanka Chopra

If there’s anything we’ve learnedabout Priyanka Chopra in the past year, it’s that she’s a total red carpetbeauty chameleon and can never go wrong when it comes to wowing in her redcarpet best! And she did it again at the Met Gala in a super hot, grungy,customtrench-coat Ralph Lauren number!


Hair: Top buns seemed to be all the rage atthe Met Gala with quite a few leading ladies flaunting them. Priyanka opted fora pulled back, high top knots with a few stray fly away at the front, framingher temple.


Makeup:Her largely monochromatic look wasenhanced by dewy makeup, a cool chocolate lip with minimal shine and a dazzlingmetallic eye that was the cherry on the icing! Metallic eye shadow in asilver-grey shade was applied on her eyelids and extra shimmer was added at the centers of the lids for maximum sheen. Lashings of mascara completed her look.


Selena Gomez

Who says you need to go over the top with your red carpet look tostand out? Selena Gomez commanded grace and poise in her understated,flowingCoach gown and her fuss-free hairdo. Among all the subtlety, she wentfor a hotpink eye that the world would swoon over for days!


Hair:Selena’s simplistic look was beautifully complemented by herglossy, sleek,center-parted bob that was edging on a lob – the perfect lengthfor Spring/Summer.


Makeup:While the base and her lips were kept within the nude palette,with a soft flush of pink on her cheeks, her eye makeup stole the show. A hotpink eye liner was used to create a sharp cat eye and pink eye shadow applied inthe similar shape added a pop of colour to the entire look.

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