By Eromosele Patrick Eidusi
Tayana Taylor pays homage to Janet Jacket.
Katy Perry, Cardi B, Nicki Minaj and more congregate at the forum in Inglewood, California for the most dramatic night in music.
Check out our fav looks from the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards below and in the slides above.
The Best Choreography Award winner channelled 1995 Janet Jackson with a new short hair look.
Hair guru Tokyo Stylez updated Minaj’s Knee-grazing extensions with a wash of bubblegum color.
Hair stylist Florido Ballsalo transformed Baldwin into My Size Barbie, with swingy, bombshell hair. To get the look, Ballsalo worked L’Oreal Professionnel Volume Envy Extra Mousse from roots to mid-shaft before blowdrying the lengths with a round brush.
Cardi B Shutdown the VMA pre-show with her performance of “Bodak Yellow”
(and experiments with shorter hair).
Shahidi offsets finger waves and a voluminous pony with minimalist makeup.
For Rexha’s slicked look, hairstylist Ursula Stephen raked her hair back with R+Co Mannequin Styling Paste, Using her Fingers. Stephen finished with Suave Professionals Luxe Style Infusion Anti-Humidity Hairspray followed by spraying some Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray for Extra texture.
All eyes were on Remy Ma’s sheer jumpsuit last night, but let’s not ignore her flawless liquid liner and ombre lips.
The Best New Artist Nominee wore her signature braids with a hat.
Makeup Pro Hung Vanngo accentuated the VMAs host’s eyes using the COVERGIRL truNakeds Eyeshadow palette in Jewels and Goldens.
Dove hairstylist Christian Marc looked to YSL models from the 1970s for Lovato’s mega-voluminous waves.
Steinfeld channels cher with sleek center-parted hair and razor-sharp liquid liner.
“I went for a nude eye to let the lip be the star,” said makeup artist Patrick Ta, who used a deep plum Chanel shade for Munn’s mega-watt mouth.
A row of rhinestones lent Hudgens’ red cat eye extra evening-ready bling.
Indigo bottom-liner accentuated Jackson’s ice-blue eyes.
The ‘Stranger Things’ actress proved that neutral makeup and slick hair shine on the red carpet.
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