CMA Awards 2016: Best hair and makeup

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The CMA Awards were held Wednesday night in Nashville, and not surprisingly, country music's biggest stars showed us how it's done.

For these southern belles, the bigger, the better were the words to live by. And we're not talking about the actual awards. Makeup and hair were quite dramatic, as we expected. And yes, Dolly's hair was on point as ever.

SEE ALSO: 2016 CMA Awards: Best and worst dressed

We've rounded up the best of the best beauty looks from the CMAs 2016, and trust us, these stars did not disappoint. Click through below to see our favorites:

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NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Carrie Underwood attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer Danielle Bradbery attends the Big Machine Label Group's celebration of the 50th Annual CMA Awards at Marathon Music Works on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Anna Webber/Getty Images for BMLG)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Jennifer Nettles attends the Big Machine Label Group's celebration of the 50th Annual CMA Awards at Marathon Music Works on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Anna Webber/Getty Images for BMLG)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Musician Ryan Follese attends the Big Machine Label Group's celebration of the 50th Annual CMA Awards at Marathon Music Works on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Anna Webber/Getty Images for BMLG)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Musician Erica Nicole attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Davis/FilmMagic)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Jennifer Nettles attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Davis/FilmMagic)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Kelsea Ballerini attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Anderson East and Miranda Lambert attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Actress Sharon Stone attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Luke Bryan attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Nicole Kidman attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Tae Dye of Maddie & Tae attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Maddie Marlow of Maddie & Tae attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Actress Jennifer Garner attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Karen Fairchild of Little Big Town attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer Faith Hill attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Thomas Rhett attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Singer-songwriter Martina McBride attends the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
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