Celebrities Provide a Lesson on Matching Your Makeup to Your Outfit

What once was a major makeup no-no is now making a huge comeback as a big beauty trend. Matching makeup to your outfit may remind you of something you used to do back in the '90s: pink lipgloss + pink shimmery eyeshadow + pink baseball tee = that photo of you that you've tried to bury in your parents' house. While it may leave a bad taste in your mouth, this makeup trend has grown up just like you and become more fabulous this time around. Here is a lesson in tastefully matching your makeup to your outfit from celebrity beauties themselves.

Solange Knowles

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Solange Knowles doesn’t shy away from colors, matching her bright green eyeshadow to her off the shoulder green dress.

Kim Kardashian

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Kim Kardashian was all va-va-voom at Elton John’s Oscar viewing party with a body-hugging red gown and a red lip to match.

Nicole Richie

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Before she matched her hair to Kelly Osbourne’s, Richie was matching her icy blue eyeshadow to her the pale blue detailing on her gown at the 2013 Golden Globes.

Jenna Maroney

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Jenna Maroney has us green with envy, matching her shimmery eyeliner to her emerald dress.

Beyoncé

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At the BRIT Awards, Beyoncé stunned in a sparkly dark turquoise gown, which she matched flawlessly with her eyeshadow.

Claire Danes

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Claire Danes looked a little like Cinderella to us when she matched her shimmery blue eyeshadow to the baby blue top of her gown.

Katy Perry

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We’re not used to seeing Katy Perry in all black, but we think the pop star looked ultra chic matching her dark, smoky eye to her dark ensemble on the Moschino runway.

Lupita Nyong’o

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Lupita Nyong’o can do no wrong, making bright blue eyeshadow a stylish shade to consider.