the 11 best beauty looks of the grammys

lavender hair, mermaid makeup, and more!

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Okay, we know: Tonight's show was about the music. But can we please take a minute to talk about the crazy-amazing beauty looks that happened? We're not used to seeing such rad, weird-in-the-best-way hair and makeup on the red carpet, where stars are infamous for playing it safe (read: boring). Tonight, though, on the night where musicians can stretch their legs and hues creatively, we were not bored. From a newly lavender 'do to the braid crown we'll be talking about for the next year, there was no shortage of rad-lady inspiration. Click through to see what we mean...because if you can't rock a great 'do on Grammys night, when can you?