We can hardly wait for this Monday because the MET Ball is happening. Arguably the biggest fashion event in the red carpet calendar, this year the theme? Punk to Chaos, which means we can expect some suitably brilliant, edgy, creative outfits. You see, for any of you that don't know, the MET Ball pairs a designer with an A-lister (or three) so speculation is rife about Monday's pairings.
In the meantime we're taking a look back at the best hair and beauty looks from past years; despite the focus being on the fashion, here on the beauty desk our attention is always drawn to the hair and make-up first. Like Lana del Rey's vampy berry lip last year; Rihanna's long red plait in 2011 and Kristen Stewart's modern marcel wave back in 2010.
Click through the gallery for ELLE's pick of the MET Ball's best beauty looks from the past three years...More