The hottest hits and performers of the global music industry were honoured at the 2018 MTV VMAs in the early hours of Tuesday. As with most award functions, it wasn't only music that was celebrated but fashion and beauty too. The likes of Ariana Grande, Jasmine Sanders and more grabbed attention with some incredibly impactful looks. Of them all, we've picked 7 of the best makeup looks from the MTV Video Music Awards 2018.
Jennifer Lopez, who was honoured with the Video Vanguard Award, accepted it in her signature bronzed glow with smokey brown eye makeup, glossy nude lips and blonde tresses.
Ariana Grande made a surprising appearance by opting for sparkling eye makeup, winged liner, nude lips and forgoing her signature ponytail for straight, shiny tresses.
New mom Cardi B stepped out looking sensational in a chic pixie cut with sharp cat eye liner, purple accents on the eye and a matte base.
Actress Amandla Stenberg looked edgier than ever with a wavy bob and fringe paired with a striking red eye makeup look.
Musician Sabrina Carpenter went for an all-pink look with sparkling eye makeup, full brows, flushed cheeks and shiny pink lips.
Model Jasmine Sanders stunned on the red carpet with silver shimmer eye makeup, a deep burgundy lip, strobed skin and blonde locks in a top knot.
Musician King Princess went for a bright colour pop with neon orange eye makeup worn with her brunette locks and glossy lips.
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