Beyoncé's $18 Glossier blush, Cardi B's $10 drugstore fake eyelashes, and more affordable Grammys beauty inspiration

Dana Oliver
Beauty Director
Yahoo Lifestyle

The 2018 Grammys may have been the most “woke” ceremony in the award show’s 60-year history, as music’s brightest stars raised their voices to speak about the #TimesUp movement. But celebrities also made a statement with beauty looks that didn’t require having unlimited funds or an American Express black card.

All eyes were on Beyoncé’s Black Panther-inspired getup, but would you believe the “first lady of music” was actually sporting millennial-fave (and wallet-friendly) beauty line Glossier? Cardi B‘s heavenly Ashi gown moment, meanwhile, was elevated by her $10 fluttery fake eyelashes, while Chrissy Teigen bumped around with a bold mani customized with $5 press-on nails.

Check out these Grammys beauty looks you can actually afford to copy, plus more we just can’t stop talking about.

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<p>Celebrity makeup artist Sir John “groomed and shaped” Queen Bey’s brows with <a href="https://www.glossier.com/products/boy-brow" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Glossier Boy Brow in Brown" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Glossier Boy Brow in Brown</a> ($16). “Her brows are superaccentuated, as she is wearing sunglasses throughout the ceremony, so I wanted them to look superstrong,” he said in a statement. The pro blended <a href="https://www.glossier.com/products/cloud-paint" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Glossier Cloud Paint" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Glossier Cloud Paint</a> in Beam and Haze ($18) to contour her coral-colored cheeks for “extra dimension.” Then he finished with <a href="https://www.ulta.com/true-match-lumi-liquid-glow-illuminator?productId=xlsImpprod12651013" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:L’Oreal True Match Lumi Liquid Glow" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">L’Oreal True Match Lumi Liquid Glow</a> ($12) to give her complexion a “fresh, natural look.” (Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS) </p>
Beyoncé

Celebrity makeup artist Sir John “groomed and shaped” Queen Bey’s brows with Glossier Boy Brow in Brown ($16). “Her brows are superaccentuated, as she is wearing sunglasses throughout the ceremony, so I wanted them to look superstrong,” he said in a statement. The pro blended Glossier Cloud Paint in Beam and Haze ($18) to contour her coral-colored cheeks for “extra dimension.” Then he finished with L’Oreal True Match Lumi Liquid Glow ($12) to give her complexion a “fresh, natural look.” (Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS)

<p>Celebrity makeup artist Erika La Pearl used Kiss Lash Couture’s new 5th Avenue Collection in Grandeur ($10, available at <a href="https://www.ulta.com" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>) for the rapper’s “ethereal” red carpet look. (Photo: John Shearer/Getty Images) </p>
Cardi B

Celebrity makeup artist Erika La Pearl used Kiss Lash Couture’s new 5th Avenue Collection in Grandeur ($10, available at Ulta) for the rapper’s “ethereal” red carpet look. (Photo: John Shearer/Getty Images)

<p>Sarah Tanno, the global artistry ambassador for Marc Jacobs Beauty, decked out <a href="https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/lady-gagas-grammys-eye-makeup-surprising-inspiration-heres-get-063443831.html" data-ylk="slk:Gaga’s eyelids in a gothic cat eye;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link" class="link rapid-noclick-resp newsroom-embed-article">Gaga’s eyelids in a gothic cat eye</a> inspired by a “dark, starry night.” To complete the look, she dressed up her pucker with <a href="https://www.sephora.com/product/poutliner-longwear-lip-pencil-P392349" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Marc Jacobs Beauty Poutliner Longwear Lip Liner Pencil in Prim(rose) 304" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Marc Jacobs Beauty Poutliner Longwear Lip Liner Pencil in Prim(rose) 304</a> ($24). (Photo: Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images) </p>
Lady Gaga

Sarah Tanno, the global artistry ambassador for Marc Jacobs Beauty, decked out Gaga’s eyelids in a gothic cat eye inspired by a “dark, starry night.” To complete the look, she dressed up her pucker with Marc Jacobs Beauty Poutliner Longwear Lip Liner Pencil in Prim(rose) 304 ($24). (Photo: Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

<p>For SZA’s big night at the Grammys, makeup artist Samuel Paul “wanted to up the etherealness with a flushed cheek and glossy pink nude lips.” To achieve this, he groomed the singer’s brows with <a href="https://www.glossier.com/products/boy-brow" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Glossier Boy Brow" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Glossier Boy Brow</a> in Brown ($16) and created a “bright blush” by layering Kyrolan Blusher in Mandarin on top of <a href="https://www.glossier.com/products/cloud-paint" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Glossier Cloud Paint" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Glossier Cloud Paint</a> in Beam ($18). (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS) </p>
SZA

For SZA’s big night at the Grammys, makeup artist Samuel Paul “wanted to up the etherealness with a flushed cheek and glossy pink nude lips.” To achieve this, he groomed the singer’s brows with Glossier Boy Brow in Brown ($16) and created a “bright blush” by layering Kyrolan Blusher in Mandarin on top of Glossier Cloud Paint in Beam ($18). (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS)

<p>Like a true pro, celebrity makeup artist Allan Avendaño perfected a beauty look for Camila that “would suit each of her outfits and complement her features.” The singer’s perfect nude lip color was a combo of <a href="https://www.target.com/p/l-oreal-174-paris-colour-riche-lip-liner-780-au-naturale-01oz/-/A-13971197" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lip Liner in Au Naturale" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lip Liner in Au Naturale</a> ($6) and <a href="https://www.target.com/p/l-or-233-al-paris-colour-riche-shine-lipstick-glossy-fawn-0-1oz/-/A-52437664" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Shine Lipstick in Glossy Fawn" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Shine Lipstick in Glossy Fawn</a> ($8). (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS) </p>
Camila Cabello

Like a true pro, celebrity makeup artist Allan Avendaño perfected a beauty look for Camila that “would suit each of her outfits and complement her features.” The singer’s perfect nude lip color was a combo of L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lip Liner in Au Naturale ($6) and L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Shine Lipstick in Glossy Fawn ($8). (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS)

<p>Monáe <em>always</em> gives us a moment, and her makeup artist Jessica Smalls nailed this Twiggy-esque bold eye look using <a href="https://www.buxomcosmetics.com/eyeliner/hold-the-line-waterproof-eyeliner---ring-my-bell--US64585.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Buxom Cosmetics Hold the Line waterproof eyeliner in Ring My Bell" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Buxom Cosmetics Hold the Line waterproof eyeliner in Ring My Bell</a> ($17) and <a href="https://www.ulta.com/luxe-silk-trillion-lashes?productId=xlsImpprod17451115&sku=2519870&cmpid=PS_Non!google!Product_Listing_Ads&cagpspn=pla&CATCI=pla-315732319679&CAAGID=49582674607&CAWELAID=330000200001320376&CATARGETID=330000200001235037&cadevice=c&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI7OvzzeL92AIVh0sNCh12HQNtEAYYASABEgJNdPD_BwE" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Eylure Luxe Silk “Trillion” false lashes" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Eylure Luxe Silk “Trillion” false lashes</a> ($12). (Photo: Mike Coppola/FilmMagic) </p>
Janelle Monáe

Monáe always gives us a moment, and her makeup artist Jessica Smalls nailed this Twiggy-esque bold eye look using Buxom Cosmetics Hold the Line waterproof eyeliner in Ring My Bell ($17) and Eylure Luxe Silk “Trillion” false lashes ($12). (Photo: Mike Coppola/FilmMagic)

<p>Celebrity manicurist Kimmie Kyees created a “dark, vampy” mani to accentuate the model-mama’s glam ensemble. To get the look, Kyees cut <a href="https://www.kissusa.com/nails/artificial-nails/salon-acrylic-natural/salon-acrylic-natural-by-kiss-forbidden" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:KISS Salon Acrylic Natural Nails in Forbidden" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">KISS Salon Acrylic Natural Nails in Forbidden</a> ($5) into a stiletto shape and topped them with <a href="https://www.kissusa.com/ksny-gel-strong-nail-polish-vampire-by-kiss-new-york" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:KISS New York Gel Strong Nail Polish in Vampire" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">KISS New York Gel Strong Nail Polish in Vampire</a> ($3). (Photo: Getty Images) </p>
Chrissy Teigen

Celebrity manicurist Kimmie Kyees created a “dark, vampy” mani to accentuate the model-mama’s glam ensemble. To get the look, Kyees cut KISS Salon Acrylic Natural Nails in Forbidden ($5) into a stiletto shape and topped them with KISS New York Gel Strong Nail Polish in Vampire ($3). (Photo: Getty Images)

<p>Zayn held it down for the fellas in the grooming department at the Grammys. However, Joanna Simkin was the woman behind this well-groomed look. Her product of choice: <a href="https://www.baxterofcalifornia.com/clay-pomade/PPDBOC838364004019.html?cgid=hair-care-pomades#start=1&cgid=hair-care-pomades" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Baxter of California Clay Pomade" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Baxter of California Clay Pomade</a> ($23). The pro started with a dime-size amount of the pomade, and warmed it between her palms to make sure there were no clumps of product or too much concentration of the product in any one section of hair. (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images) </p>
Zayn Malik

Zayn held it down for the fellas in the grooming department at the Grammys. However, Joanna Simkin was the woman behind this well-groomed look. Her product of choice: Baxter of California Clay Pomade ($23). The pro started with a dime-size amount of the pomade, and warmed it between her palms to make sure there were no clumps of product or too much concentration of the product in any one section of hair. (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

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