In a sea of sleek ponytails at the 2017 Critics' Choice Awards, Janelle Monaé captured our attention with her edgy space buns. The Hidden Figures actress made this popular hairstyle trend red carpet appropriate, adding her own flair to the Princess Leia-esque buns with wavy side-swept bangs to soften the look.
As if her hairstyle wasn't bold enough, the actress opted for equally eye-catching makeup. Her bright red lip was a classic addition to her black-and-white ensemble, which was giving us all the Queen of Hearts vibes. A swipe of blue eyeliner on her lower lash line was the perfect way to complete her look, adding an extra pop of color. And did we mention that her eyebrows looked utterly flawless?
Keep reading to see her trendy look from every angle.