09/16/2012 10:09 am ET Updated Sep 16, 2012

This Week In Beauty: The Best & Worst From September 8-14, 2012 (PHOTOS)

We spend lots of time focusing on what stars wear (and any wardrobe malfunctions they may have), but what about what they put on their faces? Although makeup may not seem important, different kinds of makeup styles have now come to mean different things, socially and politically and plenty of women won't leave home without it.

In a survey, two-thirds of British women said that heading to the office bare-faced caused them more stress than public speaking, going on a first date or enduring a job interview. 91 percent of women surveyed would rather cancel a first date altogether than go without makeup on. And in the U.S., women spend around $7 billion on cosmetics every year.

And that doesn't even include hair. The AP recently reported that in 1950, about seven percent of women dyed their hair. Today? 95 percent or more.

New York Fashion Week certainly brings out the most interesting celebrity beauty looks.
Here are some of the ones that got our attention (for good and bad reasons). Take a look, get inspired and vote for your faves!

This Week's Best and Worst Beauty

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