Music’s biggest stars flooded New York City on August 28 for the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. The always-entertaining show brought out some of the hottest hair and makeup looks on stars like RiRi, Britney Spears, Ariana Grande & more. Vote on your fave below.
The MTV Video Music Awards were held in New York City at the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden, live on August 28. Tons of stars showed off their best beauty looks.
Ariana Grande’s signature ponytail was styled by hairstylist Aaron Light using Matrix products.
Ariana performed with Nicki Minaj, who looked super sexy on stage as they sang their hit “Side to Side.” She rocked sleek, straight black hair on the carpet and then switched to blonde for her performance.
Rihanna, who received the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, honoring her 10 years in the music industry, looked amazing on stage, as per usual. Celebrity manicurist Kimmie Kyees created Rihanna’s nail look using Red Carpet Manicure polish. Her hair was styled by Yusef using ghd tools and MOP hair care. Get the details on her exact hairstyles right here.
Beyonce pulled her hair back into a long braid, and rocked a smokey eye, pink lip and bold brows. For her performance, she let her hair down, which was perfectly crimped from the braid.
Britney Spears took the stage to perform at the VMAs for the first time since 2007. Her famous performance with a snake to “I’m A Slave 4 U” was in 2001 — 15 years ago! Her hair was long and full and she rocked pretty, natural makeup.
Alicia Keys wore no makeup on the carpet — her signature look lately that we really love and respect.
Kim Kardashian showed off her sexy new body after losing almost 70 pounds of baby weight! Her hair had a wet look and her makeup was minimal — glowing and gorgeous!
Hailee Steinfeld’s sexy mane was styled by Dove Celebrity Stylist Mark Townsend.
Ashley Graham‘s trendy new lob haircut was even shorter and styled in wet waves by Renato Campora using Dove products.
Orange Is The New Black star Dascha Polanco looked amazing. Her hair was styled by Dove hairstylist Cynthia Alvarez.
Amber Rose rocked her short, platinum buzz cut and a bold red lip.
HollywoodLifers, who had the best hair and makeup look at the VMAs? Tell us in the comments below.