According To The American Music Awards, Red Lipstick Is Officially Dead

This might be the year that Selena Gomez showed up with bleached hair and BTS officially hit the stateside music scene, but the nude lipstick trend dominated the American Music Awards red carpet from beginning to end with every A-list celeb pulling out their your-lips-but-better shade. That’s right, the red lip is officially dead — and we’re totally okay with it.

Despite the fact that Rihanna is about to drop this year’s raddest liquid lip, that didn’t convince celebrities to opt out of wearing a soft, nude shade. And when we say everyone rocked the look, we mean everyone. Count Demi Lovato, Yara Shahidi, and Hailee Steinfeld as queens of the anti-red lip trend.

Now, there’s nothing new about a complexion-complementing lipstick — it’s a total classic. But just like monochromatic makeup or graphic liner, it’s the kind of look that works every damn time. Click ahead to check out all the rad nude lips from the AMAs.

Bebe Rexha

She might not be matching her lipstick to her hair color, but singer Bebe Rexha proves there’s nothing quite like a pale pink lip and platinum ‘do to kick off the night.

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Jenna Dewan Tatum

Her bob might have been the hit of Instagram this summer, but it’s the honey beige gloss that tops our inspo boards.

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Yara Shahidi

Okay, so that metallic eye has us hypnotized, but it’s the Grown-ish star’s caramel lip we want to steal ASAP.

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Kelly Rowland

Want to copy Rowland’s look? Swap out a dramatic shadow for feathered lashes and a simple lipstick.

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Nicole Kidman

Kidman might be in attendance to support her husband, but that doesn’t mean her classic look didn’t steal the spotlight all on its own.

Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images.

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