08/29/2011 12:40 pm ET | Updated Oct 29, 2011

VMA Beauty Shots (PHOTOS)

Last night's VMAs was quite the costume party, so if dressing like a cartoon character isn't your style you probably didn't find much fashion inspiration. But, if we zoom in for a closer look--there were some pretty inspirational hair and beauty moments.

The fresh face looks were the perfect complement to many of the over-the-top outfits.