These celebrity glam squads are the ultimate in pre-party prep goals. Meet the hair and makeup teams helping stars like Kim Kardashian, Lupita Nyong'o and more get ready for the red carpet. Luckily for us, popular celebs like Kim and Lupita, as well as Chrissy Teigen, Jennifer Lopez and more, have posted photos giving an inside look at (and some serious credit to) the people who help them prepare for glamorous events. Scroll through our gallery of some of the best hairstylists and makeup artists in the business hard at work with their celebrity clients.
Lupita Nyong'o shared a snap that totally screams #makeupsquadgoals with celeb makeup artist Nick Baros, who has also worked with clients such as Tracee Ellis Ross and Winona Rider. They posed with hairstylist Larry Sims, celeb manicurist Deborah Lippman, and fashion stylist, Micaela Erlanger. This squad is perfect for getting red-carpet ready.
Model mom Gisele Bundchen is used to multi-tasking – and having a rotating glam squad as she preps for various photo shoots. The mom-of-two captioned this photo when she was still nursing her daughter, "What would I do without this beauty squad after the 15 hours flying and only 3 hours of sleep? #gettingready."
Miranda Kerr was extra thankful for her camera-ready glam squad that included hairstylist Teddy Charles, makeup artist Lisa Storey, and wardrobe stylist Jessica Paster. They posed alongside Miranda and her agent Kristal Fox, giving a look into the behind-the-scenes lifestyle of the stunning supermodel.
Jennifer Lopez shared this glam snap before an awards show appearance, where celeb hairstylist Lorenzo Martin created her elegant 'do. Lorenzo has been styling JLo's luscious locks for over ten years. He has worked with other A-listers including Britney Spears, Mariah Carey and Heidi Klum.
Viola Davis' makeup artist Autumn Moultrie was on hand to enhance the actress' already beautiful features during red carpet season. Some of Autumn's other clients include Kerry Washington, Laila Ali, and Regina Hall. The makeup artist shared this stylish selfie with the How to Get Away with Murder star, and the rest of the glam squad, on her Instagram account.
Celebrity hair stylist and long time friend, Ken Paves, brushed up Victoria Beckham's luscious locks. Ken has worked with stars such as Eva Longoria, Carmen Electra, and Jessica Simpson. The British beaut shared this mid-glam photo prepping for a big event with her Instagram followers.
Selfie Queen Kim Kardashian gave us an insight into her beauty preparations with Mario Dedivanovic applying her makeup, and Michael Silva doing her hair, while cuddling with a younger baby North. She captioned the photo, "quick glam and a snuggle." Mario and Michael are important members of Kim's glam squad, working with and styling her for years.
Celeb hair stylist Mark Townsend helped prep actress and model, Gal Gadot, before she hit the red carpet. Mark captioned the photo with the Wonder Woman beauty, "Action shot! Getting @gal_gadot Golden Globes ready!" The star shined on the red carpet with the help of her glam squad.
Photo: Instagram/ @marktownsend1
Emma Stone was glammed by makeup artist, Rachel Goodwin, and hairstylist, Mara Roszak, before stepping out into the spotlight. Both Rachel and Mara were honored by Marie Claire as recipients for their 2018 Image Maker Awards. This glam squad deserves their time in the spotlight!
Katherine Heigl's spirits were up in the makeup chair, but she opted to keep her glam squad member a secret. The star has posed for many photos with her style squads, appreciating their hard work for her many appearances. Here, the actress gave a behind-the-scenes look into her hair and makeup routine.
Celebrity makeup artist Kate Lee shared this shot with The Crown actress, Vanessa Kirby, before she made a red carpet appearance. She captioned the photo, "In process with this beauty". Kate Lee has worked with and perfected other A-Listers' makeup such as Lana Del Rey, Dakota Johnson and Jessica Chastain.
Rose Byrne had celeb hairstylist Harry Josh and makeup artist for the stars Katie Lee apply last-minute touches before an event.
Chrissy Teigen relied on Allan Avendaño to do her makeup while David Lopez took care of her hair for a photo shoot with XOXO. Allan has worked with stars such as Nina Dobrev, Sarah Hyland and Camila Cabello. David shines as a celeb hair stylist for stars such as Ashley Graham and Hailey Baldwin.
Shay Mitchell had her flawless squad, which included makeup artist Patrick Ta, and hairstylist César Ramirêz, to thank for a New York City press tour glam. Patrick Ta has worked with other stars such as Gigi Hadid, Chrissy Teigen, and Jessica Alba. The Pretty Little Liars actress shared this stunning shot with her Instagram followers.
Victoria's Secret model Doutzen Kroes relies on her team of professionals to get her camera ready. Moroccan hair stylist Ilham Mestour handled the beauty's locks, while creative director Mo Karadag applied some last minute lip gloss. The supermodel's team is #squadgoals for any runway or photo shoot.
Caitlyn Jenner recruited a small Glam Squad army that gives the Kardashian sisters' teams a run for their money. Both Jessica Diehl and Jen Rade have styled the reality star, while George Oribe has carefully crafted her hair, and Mark Carrasquillo took care of makeup.
Photo: Vanity Fair/Kathryn MacLeod