- Best Brit Award Hairstyles
How to Recreate the Best Brit Award Hairstyles
It only takes a quick flick through our Instagram explore page to know that we’re knee-deep in awards season. Everything from the Golden Globes, the Grammy’s and the Oscars have been and gone, leaving the Brit Awards to wrap up the celebrations (and oh, did we go out in style).
Last night, some of the biggest (and homegrown) stars on the planet came together to celebrate the best of British talent. But, before scooping up their well-earned trophies, they had to walk that all-important red carpet – AKA our favourite part of the entire night.
We've patiently waited to see this year’s glam so that we could add the latest hairstyles to our hall of fame. From old to brand new, keep scrolling to see the best hairstyles in Brit Award history (and exactly how to recreate them).
Before wowing us with her breathtaking performance, Celeste hit the red carpet sporting a seriously elegant hairdo to match her extremely vintage look. We love!
Aveda Brilliant Retexturising Gel
Make sure sleek and sophisticated styles stay in place with the help of this cruelty-free gel from Aveda. Long-lasting and nourishing, you can rest assured flyaways are a thing of the past.
Eva Apio may have just convinced us to go for the chop after showcasing this stunning short, sleek hairstyle.
Sachajuan Hair Paste
Lock down your style with this Sachajuan Hair Paste. Infused with conditioning ingredients such as algae to nourish and strengthen hair, this paste is the perfect way to finish your 'do.
Billie Eilish and her signature neon roots landed in the UK and we're obsessed.
Schwarzkopf LIVE Colour Ultra Bright
Achieve a standout style just like Billie's with this semi-permanent hair dye from Schwarzkopf. If green isn't really your colour, then why not take your pick from pinks, purples and reds.
Rita Ora brought all the sass and sophistication to last year’s carpet with this pretty, curly updo.
BaByliss PRO Ceramic Dial a Heat Tong
This best-selling curling tong offers six interchangeable barrels so you can flaunt everything from corkscrew curls to natural waves. To get Rita's hairstyle, simply tie your hair into a bun once curled and pull out loose strands for a messy finish.
Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards paired a cool fishtail plait with natural makeup for this barely-there look that we adore.
Amika The Wizard Detangling Primer
Make braiding all the easier with a dollop of this The Wizard Detangling Primer. Specially designed for daily use, it makes hair frizz-free and tangle-free, so that you can achieve a professional-looking plait that's full of shine.
Radio 1 and Channel 4 presenter Maya Jama flaunted locks that were full of volume and bounce with this short and casual wavy hairstyle.
Redken Beach Envy Volume Wave Aid
Get Maya's look with minimal effort, as this salt-free, styling spray is your one-stop shop to tresses that are super beachy and packed with volume.
Anne Marie set the trend early when she was seen showcasing silver locks with a subtle curl last year – which complemented that red dress perfectly, might we add.
Schwarzkopf LIVE Colour Urban Metallics
Make this temporary colour your go-to if you want a short-term statement style like Anne Marie. Washing out after one shampoo, this spray on dye is a great way to trial run the grey look on yourself. Check out 5 Ways to Rock the Lilac 'N Grey Hair Trend for some extra inspo.
2015 Adele proved that there’s no such thing as too much backcombing with this bouffant-style that is big enough to hold all of our secrets.
Tangle Teezer Back Combing Hair Brush Pink Embrace
Indulge in instant, professional results as big, bushy hair is just a brush away with this Tangle Teezer back comb. Simply tease it through strands until your reach Adele's volume, before leaving your hair in rollers for big curls.
Zara Larsson made pastel pink hair look so good, so good, so good, bringing a pop of colour to the carpet.
BLEACH LONDON Rose Shampoo
Whether it's for a festival, holiday, party or the red carpet, this temporary hair tint is your quick fix to colour without the commitment.
The Californian beauty showed off her killer jawline as she slicked her hair back and rocked an edgy topknot braid.
Bumble and bumble Sumogel
Keep strands sleeked and topknots cemented with this sumogel. Drying clear and with a high shine finish, it's the perfect hair tool to help you channel Katy Perry vibes.
Cheryl came with all the inches and volume she could get with this super long half up, half down 'do.
Beauty Works 22 Inch Beach Wave Double Hair Extension Set
Transform your hair into lengthy, luscious locks with these gorgeous clip in hair extensions. Easy-to-use, you can rest assured that your hair will look professional – you could even give Cheryl a run for her money.
Our favourite ITV presenter and blonde bombshell, Holly Willoughby, paired her sparkly dress with a middle parting and sleek bob for a classy look at the 2017 show.
TIGI Bed Head Straighten Out Straightening Cream
Before you take to your hair with the straighteners, smooth this cream through strands for total heat protection and a guaranteed sleek, shiny finish.
While we may not be walking the red carpet any time soon, we love that the Brits provides a variety of relaxed and dramatic styles, as it means we can actually give them a go IRL. Roll on Brit Awards 2019 – our hair and beauty books are in need of a little revamp.
Written by Carly Cochrane
My special talents include scoping out the best beauty dupes, nailing a winged liner and carrying an unhealthy amount of lip glosses in my handbag at one time.