We don't know about you, but we're anxiously counting down the days until 2016 is over (it's so soon, you guys!). This year straight up sucked in a bunch of different ways — we won't launch you into further misery by listing them all here. But let us take a moment to appreciate that some beautiful things also happened over the past 12 months. Allow us to direct your attention to the red carpet.
Since January, celebrities have consistently impressed us with their makeup and hair at awards shows, movie premieres and galas. From Alicia Vikander's fairy-tale hair and makeup at the Oscars to Beyoncé's sleek hair and navy eye shadow at the Met Gala, there were some truly magnificent beauty looks this year.
So sit back, relax, and enjoy these 25 most memorable red carpet beauty moments of 2016.
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