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The Spice Girls Best Beauty Moments Will Make You Nostalgic For Crimped Hair

Spice up your beauty life.

Ah, the '90s. A time filled with boy bands, flared jeans, and some of the greatest beauty trends ever. And while some might have shied away from the crimper and temporary hair color, the Spice Girls fully embraced it, delivering on hit after hit beauty routine.

Ahead, take a look back at the makeup and hair that defined a generation. As the Spice Girls — AKA Mel B ("Scary Spice"), Mel C ("Sporty Spice"), Emma Bunton ("Baby Spice"), Geri Halliwell ("Ginger Spice") and Victoria Beckham ("Posh Spice") — so often demonstrated, the '90s was a time for experimenting, and this super group never shied away from trying something new.

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1995, Cannes

The Spice Girls kept things chic at Cannes, tucking their hair under colorful scarves.

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1996, Lloyds Bank British Fashion Awards

This look was all about the lip color, as each Spice Girls member chose a glossy, neutral shade that was all the '90s rage.

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1997, MTV Video Music Awards

It was all about the lipstick with this 1997 look. Each Spice wore an individual color, with hues including dark brown, soft pink, and a bright red.

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1997, MTV Europe Music Awards

Their signature hairstyles were on full display, with Scary Spice choosing to wrap her curls in green ribbon, while Sporty Spice went with a touch of red extensions.

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1997, The Brit Awards

Even the Spice Girls can go glam. This outing featured an updo on Baby Spice, while Sporty wore her hair down, with loose curls.

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1997, Photoshoot

The girls covered just about every '90s hair trend with this photo, choosing curls, crimped hair, and lots of volume.

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1997, A Royal Gala Celebrating 21 Years of the Prince's Trust

The lip colors, the pigtails, the poses! Everything about this appearance epitomized the beauty routines of the girls.

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1998, The Brit Awards

Ginger was looking very '90s with an oversized, plastic headband, while the rest of the group sported updos. Of course, Posh was still Posh, and wore a sleek bob.

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1998, Photoshoot

Baby, Scary, and Ginger all had much shorter hair, with Baby debuting mini ponytails. Meanwhile, Sporty had blue hair, and Posh was well, still wearing her bob.

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2000, MTV Europe Awards

Ginger was no longer part of the Spice Girls for this 2000 appearance, but the other girls upped their beauty routines. Baby had a long ponytail, Sporty went with her hair down and bangs, while Posh had grown out her signature short style.

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2007, Reunion Press Conference

Reuniting in 2007, the Spice Girls had ditched their '90s beauty routines. Posh had a short, blonde pixie cuit, Scary had long, wavy hair, while Sporty had bangs.

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