Celebrities are more like us than you think: they don't necessarily step out already looking like a million bucks, and they also love sharing their favorite snaps of their getting-ready rituals. Flip through to see how your favorite stars primped before all of this season's biggest events thus far, including tonight's Met Gala!
— Additional reporting by Liza Kaplan
The Rodarte sisters shared their Met Ball prep along with Nars and John Frieda.
The makeup artists over at Estée Lauder were so excited to bust our their punk rock colors for the Met Gala.
Brooklyn Decker gave us a sneak peak of her Met Gala makeup prep.
We're loving the sparkles and studs from Estée Lauder, pre-Met Gala.
Designer Tabitha Simmons gave a sneak peek of her makeup prep for the Met Gala.
Model Doutzen Kroes was getting every limb primped and preened for this year's Met Gala.
Gucci Westman helped a client get ready for the Met Gala with a little skin care prep.
A pretty, punk rock manicure adorned the nails of Rosie Huntington-Whiteley for this year's Met Gala.
Should we expect a color change from Nicole Richie ? The star shared this teaser as part of her hair prep for the Met Gala.
The lovely Katie Hughes of Butter London works on Guliana Rancic's nails for the Met Gala.
Chloë Moretz showed off her nude-and-pink manicure for the MTV Movie Awards.
Celebrity hairstylist Chris McMillan gave us a peek of presenter Kim Kardashian 's look for the MTV Movie Awards.
Celebrity makeup artist Beau Nelson got prepped for the Oscars.
Jennifer Aniston  posed with hair guru Chris McMillan prior to the Oscars.
Before she hit the red carpet, Heidi Klum 's team put on the finishing touches.
Makeup artist Troy Jensen showed off his stash for getting Oscars red-carpet ready.
Here's a glimpse inside Nina Garcia's Oscars makeup bag.
Before heading off to the Grammys, Kelly Clarkson  showed off her custom hue of blue nail polish, made by the great Deborah Lippmann.
Ready in Red
Alicia Keys  showed off a close-up of her Grammys look, complete with glossy red lips.
Lily Allen  completed her look with bold nails by Sophy Robson before heading off to a pre-BAFTAs Chanel event.
Jessica Biel  set the tone for a glamorous night at the Grammys with wispy bangs and a soft, nude lip, as tweeted by stylist Estee Stanley.
Glitz and Glam
Jennifer Lopez  also got the Tom Bachik treatment with sparkly, talon-like nails for the Globes.
Here's the Proof
Hair guru Chris McMillan showed off the products he used on Julianne Moore before the Golden Globes.
Sofia Vergara got ready for the Golden Globes with a healthy dose of color.
Never Dressed Without a Smile
Heidi Klum  seemed to love her pre-Golden Globes primp.
Take a Walk
Sally Hansen's Insta-Gel manicure took a strut on the Golden Globes red carpet.
Two For One
Golden Globes hosts Tina Fey  and Amy Poehler  shared some smiles, and showed off their different beauty looks, on the red carpet.
Too Too Tarte
Makeup artist Jorjee Douglass shared a photo of her artistry on Zooey Deschanel  for the Globes.
Nails on Film
Always one for elaborate nail art, Zooey Deschanel  shared this look of her Globes-appropriate manicure.
Celebrity stylist Ken Paves lent his expertise to Eva Longoria  for the Golden Globes.
What's in Your Makeup Bag?
Hourglass seems to be a Golden Globes favorite of Jessica Alba , who shared this snap of her pre-Globes makeup layout.
Grab Your Clutch
Sarah Hyland shared a sneak peek of her ebony manicure for the Golden Globes, which she embellished with a gold stripe.
Primped and Pretty
Julianne Hough shared this photo of her primping for the Golden Globes. We spy a smoky eye!
Amanda Seyfried 's makeup artist Katey Denno shared the tiniest of clues about the eyeliner the actress would be sporting at the SAG Awards.
Have You Met Mark?
Makeup artist Jamie Greenberg showed what she was using to get actress Elisabeth Moss  ready for the SAG Awards.
Sarah Hyland showed off her feminine manicure pre-SAG Awards: a blushy pink adorned with a teeny spot of sparkle.
Hearts adorned the nails of actress Kaley Cuoco for the SAG Awards, matching the rest of her red feminine look.
Lea Michele  tweeted a photo of her team pre-SAG Awards — including a friend in a mask because she was sick!
Naomi Watts  opted for a trendy emerald green shade for the SAG Awards.
Before the SAG Awards, Sofia Vergara showed off her pretty pink eye shadow.
For the SAG Awards, Busy Philipps jazzed up two fingers of her nude manicure with gilded embellishments.
"Working with my inspiration," said celebrity stylist Mark Townsend, who styled Jennifer Lawrence 's hair for the SAG Awards.
Rose Byrne's finger waves set while she gets her hot pink lipstick applied before the SAG Awards.
Anne Hathaway 's SAG Award nails were done by Tom Bachik and were adorned with little butterflies.
A closer look at Naomi Watt's hair and makeup
A close up look at Salma Hayek 's smoky eye.
Emma Roberts' Oscar nails!
Jennifer Lawrence  Oscars makeup by Jillian Dempsey.
A close up look at Alessandra Ambrosio's Oscar afterparty hair.