2017 wrap-up: 20 of the most drop-dead gorgeous beauty looks on this year's red carpet

This year did not disappoint for beauty lovers. 

On and off the red carpet, we saw some of the most buzzworthy, breathtaking, simply gorgeous makeup looks this year. No matter if it was in France or Hollywood, these stars' looks took our beauty expectations to new heights.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29: Kate Hudson arrives at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Yara Shahidi arrives at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29: LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29 Sarah Paulson arrives at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Actress Zoe Kravitz attends the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 08: Kerry Washington attends the 18th Annual Post-Golden Globes Party hosted by Warner Bros. Pictures and InStyle at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Hailee Steinfeld arrives at the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 11: Emma Stone arrives at the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences' 9th Annual Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 11, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Priyanka Chopra arrives at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Dan MacMedan/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Actress Keri Russell attends 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 20: Model Kendall Jenner attends the '120 Beats Per Minute (120 Battements Par Minute)' screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 20, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Kate Bosworth attends the 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 11: Actor Zendaya at Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards at USC Galen Center on March 11, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actress Emma Roberts attends the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29: Actress Sophia Bush arrives at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Dan MacMedan/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 08: Jessica Biel arrives at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Lupita attends 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala - Arrivals at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 28: Jury member Jessica Chastain attends the Closing Ceremony of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 28, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Tristan Fewings/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actress Allison Williams attends the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 26, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 13: Actress Jennifer Lawrence attends the 'mother!' New York premiere at Radio City Music Hall on September 13, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 19: Julianne Moore attends the 'Okja' screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 19, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Antonio de Moraes Barros Filho/FilmMagic)
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One star's look we couldn't get over? Kate Hudson's bold lips and simple eyes at the 2017 Screen Actor Guild Awards. Her side-swept blonde locks let us truly appreciate the effervescent and glowing work at hand.

Other standout red carpet looks we couldn't help but fall in love with include Zoe Kravitz's natural glow, Hailee Steinfeld's smoky eye, Kate Bosworth's dewy hint and Allison Williams' nude lip. From the Oscars to Cannes, scroll through above to see our favorite beauty looks this year had to offer. 

Related: Best hair moments this year

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Halle Berry at the Annual Academy Awards.
Charlize Theron at the 89th Annual Academy Awards.
Cara Delevingne at the 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala.
Zendaya at the 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala.
Michelle Dockery at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Elle Fanning at the 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Emily Ratajkowski at Cannes Film Festival.
Lily Collins at the Globes Party.
Adele at the 59th GRAMMY Awards.
Emma Stone at the 89th Annual Academy Awards.
Claire Foy at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Jessica Chastain at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Actress Sarah Jessica Parker at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Taraji P. Henson arrives at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Demi Lovato at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.
Hailee Steinfeld at the 89th Annual Academy Awards.
Blake Lively with Ryan Reynolds at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Emily Blunt at the 70th EE British Academy Film Awards.
Actress Kerry Washington at the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party.
Katy Perry at the 59th GRAMMY Awards.
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