Sure, the Super Bowl may not seem like the place for beauty to take center stage, but the women who show their faces at this game always bring it. Click through to see the top hair and makeup looks of Super Bowl 2013, from the opening singers to the halftime show and all the parties.
In an emotional opening to the Super Bowl, Jennifer Hudson  belted out "America the Beautiful" along with the children's choir from Newtown, CT. For the performance, Jennifer opted for a classic chignon adorned with curly tendrils and heavy fringe. The songstress painted her lips crimson and finished with simple eyeliner.
The Grammy winner aced her rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" as well as her makeup look. A subtle, smoky cat eye gave way to a natural flush and blushy lipstick.
For her hair, Alicia slicked back her bob for an updated take on a vintage style. A slight wave in the front gave her hair some panache.
Showing team spirit, Katharine McPhee tucked her sleek blowout under her San Francisco 49ers cap. She kept her makeup simple with her team's name splayed across her cheeks.
In a halftime performance that won’t soon be forgotten, Beyoncé Knowles rocked out with hair that was high on curls and loaded with volume, while her smoky eye was accented with gilded sparkles.
For her nails, Beyoncé stuck with her signature Minx nail wraps. She’d given us a sneak peek of the gold chevron design  at a press conference for the Super Bowl earlier this week.
Since 10 backup dancers served as Beyoncé's hologram arms, celebrity nail stylist Lisa Logan  was charged with the daunting task of creating multiple sets of the gold chevron design at the last minute. "The process was very time consuming . . . because the nails were so long, I needed to use two Minx templates to cover each tip," Logan said.
The crowd went wild as Beyoncé brought her Destiny’s Child bandmates on stage. Michelle Williams went for a smoky shadow look that kicked out into a sexy cat eye.
Kelly Rowland kept things modern with stick-straight hair and full, voluminous fringe.
Beyoncé's stylish sister, Solange Knowles, joined in the Super Bowl festivities at the Audi preparty wearing her signature natural curls and a punchy pink lip.
The Modern Family actress partied pre-Super Bowl with a silky blowout and a subtle smoky eye.
Opting for a vintage visage, Kate Upton swept her hair up into a voluminous updo and painted her lips tomato red.
A pretty plait and natural makeup were all Stacy Keibler needed to make an impression at Audi's preparty.
Nina Dobrev  opted for relaxed waves and a blushy pink lipstick while gearing up for the Super Bowl this weekend.