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An Ode To Solange’s Best Beauty Looks

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Solange Knowles doesn't seem to be afraid of change. From her music to her makeup, Knowles is constantly evolving, trying out new identities and ideas. As she celebrates her birthday on June 24, NYLON is taking a look back and showcasing some of her best beauty moments. From her towering afro to a willingness to play with even the boldest of eye makeup, Knowles isn't shy about trying something new.

Ahead, tap through some of Knowles's most memorable beauty moments.

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The 2016 Met Gala had Knowles wearing a closely, cropped lob. Her makeup palette was all about sheen and shimmer, featuring a touch of silver along her eyes and a lip coated in gloss.

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Knowles had fun with color for this 2016 look. Her eye makeup was the focus, with the singer wearing a pastel shade of purple that extended from her lids to below the brow line.

The iconic A Seat at the Table album cover inspired countless fans to recreate the face-framing clip style.

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In a more everyday take on the clip trend, Knowles wore darkly colored barrettes along her hairline for this 2016 red carpet.

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Knowles matched her liner to her dress, wearing a pop of white that hit just below her brows. For this 2016 event, she also sported curly bangs.

This magical, angled cut and shimmer glossy lid was on everyone's Tumblr mood board the summer Knowles shared it to Instagram — and with obvious reason.

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Looking absolutely ethereal in 2017 — thanks to her white dress and neutral lip coloring — Knowles let her hair reach full heights, her curls billowing outward.

For this March 2017 shoot, Solange went full platinum. To add an even bigger sense of drama to the look, she kept her brows a darker shade.

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Wearing negative space eye makeup to the 2017 Grammys, Knowles further added to her outfit with an updo made of towering curls.

This October 2017 event had Knowles wearing a hairstyle that was a literal work of art. Wearing her hair in a tight, short braided top knot, a halo seemingly made of hair was wrapped around her head.

With a short blonde cut, the singer added bold red eye shadow to her outer eyelids for this December 2017 image.

For her surprise performance at Maryam Nassir Zadeh's September 2017 New York Fashion Week show, Knowles opted for platinum braids styled with ornate beads throughout, and bold brown statement brows.

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Knowles wore an ornate headpiece over a durag for the 2018 Met Gala. In keeping with the evening's angelic theme, she added smoky shimmer to her lids, and a neutral gloss to her lips.

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Attending the 2019 Met Gala, Solange wore her hair in long, loose waves. She also added a hint of sheen to her lips.

Experimenting with eyeshadow, Knowles covered much of her lid in a vibrant yellow shade with her signature glossy lip.

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Knowles started off 2020 with this appearance, which featured braids that ran the length of her back, and a neutral-colored makeup palette.

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