Cover Gemma Chan attends The 2021 Met Gala Celebrating In America: A Lexicon Of Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on September 13, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)

From an intricate hair updo from Naomi Osaka, to a bold eye look from YouTuber Eugene Lee Yang, here are the best celebrity makeup looks from Met Gala 2021

The Met Gala 2021, happening at New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art, is held on September 13, 5:30pm EST. Originally held on the first Monday in May, the star-studded event was postponed due to Covid-19

This theme for this year, "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," honours the Costume Institute's 75th anniversary as well as their newest exhibition which opens to the public in the Anna Wintour Costume Center on September 18.

As one of the most highly-anticipated fashion events of the year, celebrities and designers spend months collaborating and planning outfits and makeup looks, prepping for the grand red carpet reveal for the big day. Expect outfits embodying the theme of American style—How did celebrities and designers interpret that theme? And who had the best makeup and hair looks on the red carpet? We're here to find out. Scroll through Tatler's roundup on the best makeup and hair looks from The Met Gala 2021. 

See also: The Met Gala Is Back This 2021 For A Two Part Exhibition


Alicia Keys

Naomi Osaka


Lupita Nyong'o

Teyana Taylor

Venus Williams

Erykah Badu

Gigi Hadid

Hunter Schafer

Eugene Lee Yang

Kristen Stewart

Whitney Peak


Lil Nas X

Megan Fox

Amanda Gorman

Yara Shahidi


Gemma Chan

Emily Blunt

Virgil Abloh

Russell Westbrook

Amandla Stenberg

Lazarus Lynch


Tomi Adeyemi

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