There is no denying that Rihanna knows how to make a memorable impression wherever she goes. Her addicting music, flawless fashion, and badass persona are just a few of the reasons why we love her. In honour of her 27th birthday, we've rounded up nine amazing, glamorous, and edgy looks that celebrate her fearlessness to take risks with her hair and makeup, from bleach-blonde tresses to bold lip colours. Scroll through for Rihanna's most striking beauty moments, ever!
While we adore Rihanna’s voluminous red curls, it’s the playful green smoky eye that really makes this look (and her hazel eyes) pop. Talk about making a statement!
The Barbadian beauty is basically a pro at wearing matte red lipstick. When paired with bold brows and a messy high-ponytail, Rihanna achieves the fun, chic vibe we’ve come to always expect from her.
Ever the hair chameleon, Rihanna is gorgeous even when she’s sporting tousled, blonde locks. Dramatic kohl eyeliner and nude lips are the perfect combination for a sultry beauty moment.
Rihanna proves that a punchy tangerine lip is the ideal way to add some oomph to a simple, low pony.
A nude lip and a peach blush don't sound like a revolutionary combination, but we just cannot look away. The neutral tones enhance the natural radiance of Rihanna's impeccable skin.
Rihanna shines bright like a diamond at the 2013 Grammys with glowing, lit-from-within skin, a bright red lip, and soft waves.
Rihanna never looks like she’s trying too hard and that’s the key to her beauty. A glossy pink lip and smooth, shiny strands are all she needs to totally kill it!
A sleek ponytail + a bold berry lip color + a sparkly eye shadow = perfection.
Rihanna's super-cool, shaved ‘do and long curls have us itching to grab the razor and follow suit. And, of course, she opts for another bold lip—this time, a rich chocolate brown—to complement her beautiful complexion.
Which Rihanna beauty look is your favorite? Tell us in the comments below!