The best (and wackiest) beauty looks from this year’s Met Gala

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  • Cue all of the headgear...

    Another year, another Met Gala red carpet, and this year certainly wasn’t short of show stopping-looks.

    This year’s celebrations had the theme of ‘Heavenly Beings – Fashion and the Catholic Imagination’. Cue lots of intricate head pieces and gowns adorned with jewels and renaissance artwork.

    Rihanna attended dressed as the actual pope, Blake Lively wore a gown that took hundreds of hours to create, and this celebrity was the only female guest to wear trousers on the red carpet.

    But we’re here to discuss the make-up looks – and what a night it was for red carpet beauty.

    While the red eyeshadow trend certainly made some headway, glitter under, over and around the eyes was one of the biggest trends for the day.

    The bronze goddess look was another key player for the night, with golden hued eye make-up, rose gold highlighter and shimmery skin all reigning supreme (Kerry Washington and Emily Ratajkowski, we’re looking at you).

    As always, glowing skin was a big focus with Naomi Watts, Sienna Miller, Lily Aldridge and a few other celebs seeing Dr Colbert (of New York Dermatology Group aka the Ultimate red carpet skincare specialist) for some of their statement treatments, several using NYDG 119 products (the Runway Facial and Triad Facial) and the newest launch a Bespoke Rejuvenating Facial, featuring Susanne Kaufmann products. As to be expected, they looked exceptional.

    And, as ever, many celebrity faces opted for a timeless classic with their beauty looks in the form of an iconic red lip.

    Keep scrolling for the Marie Claire edit of 20 of our favoruite beauty looks from this year’s Met Gala celebrations, plus the exact products the top MUAs used on your favourite A-listers’ faces.

    Which look is your favourite?

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