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Selena Gomez turns 26: Here's why she's beauty icon for a whole new generation

There's never a moment where Selena Gomez never ceases to steal the scene on the red carpet. As the former Disney Channel star turns 26 on Sun (Jul 22), take a look at her knockout hair and makeup looks which you can easily replicate
 

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Since coming into the spotlight as a young teen, Selena Gomez has since become a red carpet pro.

As the starlet turns 26, we look back at her best hair and makeup looks that helped cement her as a beauty icon for a whole new generation.

 

1. Met Gala 2017

 

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Working with her go-to makeup artist, Hung Vanngo, they opted for a bold pink eyeshadow look for the Met Gala 2017 to pay homage to Japanese designer Rei Kawakubo and her work at Comme des Garcons.

 

2. American Music Awards 2017

 

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Selena Gomez went with a blonde bob with stained lips and fluttery lashes at the 2017 American Music Awards arrival.

 

3. WE Day California 2017

Keeping a earthy palette of neutral beiges and warm browns, Selena Gomez accentuated her features with soft, smoky eyes and a touch of blush when she arrived at the WE Day California 2017.

 

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4. Puma collection launch 2018

 

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Making an appearance in Germany in April 2018 for the launch of her collaboration with Puma, Selena Gomez opted for sunkissed skin and lightly sculpted features for a pared-down look.

 

5. American Music Awards 2016

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For the 2016 American Music Awards, Selena Gomez looked every bit the red carpet pro as she opted for a sophisticated combination of a pulled back ponytail with feminine fluttery lashes.

 

6. InStyle Awards 2017

 

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Hung Vanngo experimented with shimmery purple for this smouldering eye look, which he paired with a sexy nude lip.

 

7. American Music Awards 2011

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At the 2011 American Music Awards, then 19-year-old Gomez channeled old Hollywood glamour with cascading locks.

 

8. Puma collection launch 2017

 

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Instead of her usual tousled waves, Selena Gomez opted for a much sportier boxer braid look with a rebellious undercut for the launch of her collection with Puma.

 

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