Whether official or not, every awards ceremony has a theme. It was true last night MTV Video Music Awards. Sartorially, the theme is (much like Taylor Swift‘s new album) could be described as midnight – almost every star on the red carpet was wearing black or a dark shade.
For beauty, there were tons of different looks, but the common tropes that kept popping up time and time again were smoky eyes and bold lips. Whether they were paired together like in Lizzo’s look or worn separately like in Taylor Swift’s and Dove Cameron’s, these makeup trends stole the show.
You can try mixing shades of blue to mimic Lizzo’s navy blue lips or find a dupe for Cameron’s neutral shimmery eye makeup, or you can recreate their look using the exact products. Below, we’ve rounded up the same products that these celebrities’ makeup artists used on them. Keep reading for breakdowns of our favorite makeup looks.