The Duchess of Cambridge never ceases to amaze us mere mortals when she steps out in public. She’s mastered the natural makeup look and always seems to have one of the best blowouts you’ve ever seen. Throughout her years as the Duchess of Cambridge, she’s donned countless stunning makeup and hair looks for her lengthy formal events and appearances. While the Duchess always looks elegant, there are a handful of beauty looks that we just can’t forget.
Ahead, check out some of Kate Middleton best hair and makeup moments throughout the years. Be warned, you’ll probably book an appointment at DryBar by the end.
The Royal Wedding Look
During her wedding in 2011, the duchess wore rosy blush and a nude lip. She kept her makeup look fresh and classic.
Kate was seen leaving the hospital after giving birth to her son in July 2013 with loose waves and minimal makeup.
While on the Diamond Jubilee tour, Kate showed off her natural air-dried hair on Tuvanipupu Island in September 2012.
The duchess tried out a curtain fringe in November 2012, while attending the official opening of The Natural History Museums’s Treasures Gallery.
Kate’s look at The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund’s Royal Film Performance became the blueprint for all our formal hairstyles. The chignon and loose side pieces perfectly framed her face.
Kate attended a Bollywood-inspired charity gala while in India and tried out a subtle cat eye in April 2016.
The duchess has long been a fan of headbands, like the one she wore during visit to the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in July 2016.
Kate matched her eyeliner to her ensemble to her hat at the Official Welcome Ceremony for the Royal Tour with a sapphire monochromatic look.
While visiting Canada in 2016, Kate wore her hair in a low, off-centre bun.
The duchess’s curled ponytail looked stunning while visiting her charity, the Cridfe Centre for the Family, in 2016.
During the Queen’s birthday party in 2017, Kate switched up her usual hairstyles for a wavy, shorter style.
In November of 2018, Kate tried out the hair ribbon beauty trend.