15 Campiest Hairstyles at the 2019 Met Gala
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The theme of this year’s Met Gala is “Camp” based on the essay by Susan Sontag, declaring: “Camp is a vision of the world in terms of style – but a particular style. It is the love of the exaggerated.” Our fave celebs certainly got the memo – from a human chandelier to feathers and waist-length lavender locks, golden afro picks and outlandish edges, here are the campiest of camp from the Met Gala red carpet.
Gaga’s built in bows creates a headband for an all-in-one, unforgettable look done by stylist Frederic Aspiras using hot tools by ghd and products by Joico.
Janelle’s surreal getup extends to her hair with a twisted braid (complete with lip accents) and more than one hat, courtesy of stylist Nikki Nelms, who uses Maui Moisture products and ghd tools to keep the look in place.
Stylist Jawara created this iconic larger than life look for Lupita using products by Vernon Francois and hot tools by Dyson.
Kim Kardashian West
KKW came to the Gala fully dripping from head to toe. Stylist Chris Appleton uses ColorWow Dream Coat for a wet, friz-free style and seals it in with using the Dyson Supersonic Dryer.
Celeb stylist Jen Atkin gives Bella the pixie of the night with long, side swept bangs for Campy mystery using OUAI products and her trusty Dyson.
We’re living for Katy’s IRL Lumiere vibes – this may be her best (or at least her Campiest) look yet.
A little crimp brings out the Camp. We suggest getting your hands on ghd’s Contour Professional Performance Crimper: $169 for texture all the time.
Celeb stylist Danielle Priano lays Candice’s baby hairs like no other, and finishes the look with pony a Grande would approve of.
Hailey Bieber’s bouncy pony by Jen Atkin is sleekness exaggerated, created using products from OUAI and the Dyson Supersonic Dryer.
Stylist David Stanwell builds out the height of Lili’s Marie Antoinette inspired look by layering in Dove Style+Care Compressed Micro Mist Extra Hold Hairspray for gravity defying hold.
Lucy is ethereal Camp – we love the pastel hair and the angelic crown, held in place by stylist Jenny Cho.
Kylie + Kendall
These coordinated sisters bring all the glitz and fun of Carnivale to Camp.
One kiss on the red carpet is all it takes for Dua Lipa to claim her place in Camp history, thanks to a voluminous bouffant.
Cardi’s blood red jewel encrusted skull camp is the best way to work your mane if you aren’t showing it.
JLo’s beads-instead-of-hair bang look is a nod to the excess of the 1920s, complete with mega platinum bling.