The glamor during this year’s awards season continues to dazzle, with the best makeup looks from the 2022 Critics’ Choice Awards setting the bar even higher for swoon-worthy moments of beauty. With plenty of stars in attendance at Sunday’s in-person event, the stage was set for several spring beauty trends to shine. Among the most glamorous looks of the evening, juicy lipsticks in shades of berry, crimson and mauve all did the trick for the most requested makeup look for spring and summer, while skin demi-matte and soft glam liner and shadow all took a turn in the spotlight.
Awards show newbies like Hannah Einbinder, Katja Herbers and Jasmin Savoy Brown have all proven how powerful dramatic lipstick is on the red carpet, with variations on the increasingly popular red-orange lip, a classic vampy matte red and moody burgundy respectively. squid games Star Hoyeon Jung continued her new tenure as a red carpet favorite, showcasing old Hollywood finger waves and a dark pink nude lip. And once again, Jade Pinkett Smith proved that hair is utterly unnecessary to make a stylish impact on the red carpet, especially when paired with a soft, glossy raspberry lip and a delicate jeweled headpiece.
In case you need a little more inspiration to go out and find your new lipstick for spring, let the best makeup looks from the 2022 Critics’ Choice Awards serve as your eye beauty for the season.
A pink shade just a little darker than your natural lip color is so gorgeous, as shown by Hoyeon Jung.
hacks Star Hannah Einbinder stunned in a black tuxedo and ruby red lipstick, keeping the rest of the makeup minimal to allow the lips to shine.
Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada Piknett Smith can’t go wrong on the red carpet this season, and her soft smokey eye and deep nude lip proved it at the Critics’ Choice Awards.
Red carpet favorite Elle Fanning looked fresh and fabulous with her high ponytail and strawberry red lipstick.
The lost girl The director debuted a beautiful, fashion-forward Bordeaux lip on the red carpet this season.
Savoy Brown Jasmine
The escape yellow jackets The star looked enviably fresh in her cropped platinum pixie, pink blush and dramatic burgundy lip.
A poppy red lip is begging to be worn this summer and Kathryn Newton couldn’t have looked more glam in the shade, especially with her mile-long lashes and silver highlights.
Sonequa Martin Green
The ’90s brown lipstick trend isn’t going anywhere, as evidenced by The Walking Dead actor Sonequa Martin-Green.
the Finding ‘Ohana The actress (and former Miss Hawaii) looked radiant in her deep cherry red lip and silver bun.
A berry-rich lipstick is ideal for spring, and Juliette Lewis couldn’t have looked better in her red carpet look.
Katja Herbers continues to steal the show this awards season and her rich brown lob and scarlet red lipstick prove why.
The Victorian Gothic glamor of Courtney Eaton’s makeup and fashion combo is so gorgeous, perfectly punctuated with a scarlet red lipstick.
Susan Kelechi Watson
the It’s us star stunned on the red carpet in a luxe burgundy lip and dramatic cutout dress.