7 (Actually Affordable) Beauty Products Stars Really Used at the MTV VMAs
Before bringing her power suit parade to the VMAs red carpet, the A Simple Favor actress got a cool "negative space" manicure by Elle using two shades of white by Essie, both of which can be found at the drugstore for less than $10.
Buy It! Essie Nail Color - Pearly White, $9; dermstore.com
Buy It! Essie Nail Color - Blanc, $9; dermstore.com
Maybe you missed it, but the Video Vanguard Award winner had a quick nail change from red carpet to performance—and she wore the drugstore brand, OPI, for J.Lo's mani man, Tom Bachik, layered two different metallic polishes for her performance
Buy It! OPI Alpine Snow, $8.69; target.com
Buy It! OPI Chrome Effects in Tin Man Can, $17.95; walmart.com
Buy It! OPI Chrome Effects in Gold Digger, $16.66; jet.com
Haddish’s hair stylist, Oscar James, tamed the flyaways from her braided ponytail using a Suave hairspray before the VMAs—which costs less than $5. “Tonight I used a little help from the Natural Hold Hairspray @suavebeauty to style my boo’s hair for the 2018 MTV VMA’s, live from #NYC!” he wrote in an Instagram post.
Buy It! Suave Professionals Natural Hold Micro Mist Hairspray, $3.94; walmart.com
The new mom made her first red carpet appearance since giving birth to her daughter with Offset, Kulture, and if she was suffering from lack of sleep, her major lashes hid it well. Makeup artist Erika La’ Pearl used KISS Lash Couture Triple Push-Up Lashes in Teddy to accentuate Cardi B’s eyes.
Buy It! KISS Lash Couture Triple Push-Up Lashes in Teddy, $6.99; ulta.com