Written by Emerald Elitou

  1. Rainbow Hair And Makeup


    (Photo by Jean Baptiste Lacroix/Getty Images)

    Dressed in a colorful ensemble, the “Money” rapper brightened up the step-and-repeat with her bone-straight hair that expertly matched her tie-dyed wrap dress. To compliment her mint-green hair, which featured highlights of pink and blue, the trendsetting entertainer enlisted the help of her MUA to perfectly blend her rainbow eyeshadow. 


  2. Sleek And Sexy Tresses

    BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 20: Cardi B attends 2019 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards  at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on June 20, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)

    (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images)

    Rocking her signature long lashes and shimmery eyeshadow, Cardi once again wowed us with her extra long tresses. For the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards, the fashionable rapper rocked black waist-length hair that effortlessly cascaded down her shoulders.


  3. Bantu Knots

    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - AUGUST 25: ç pose at the Photo Call For STX Entertainment's

    (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

    When you’re a movie star, sometimes you have to switch it up! While snapping a few photos at the premiere of Hustlers, the multi-talented actress debuted a crown of freshly styled bantu knots. The fresh take on the high-low ponytail trend definitely caught our attention, especially with the retro hair flip that’s inspiring our next hair appointment right now! 


  4. Embellished Nails

    NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 10:  A detail shot of Cardi B's Nails and Engagement Ring at the Christian Siriano show at The Grand Lodge on February 10, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Aurora Rose/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

    (Photo by Aurora Rose/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

    There’s almost never a time when Cardi B is spotted without 6-inch nails complete with fabulous embellishments. In case you are wondering, her signature talons are often styled by her favorite nail tech from the Bronx,  Jenny Bui, also known as the “Queen of Bling.” 

    Speaking of bling, take a look at this intricately embellished manicure that perfectly matches the tear-drop shaped engagement diamond given to her by her rapper husband, Offset. Gorgeous!


  5. Highlighter And A Natural Glow

    performs onstage during the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards which broadcasted live on TBS, TNT, and truTV at The Forum on March 11, 2018 in Inglewood, California.

    (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)

    While pregnant with her daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus, Cardi had a gorgeous natural  glow. Keeping her makeup minimalistic, the soon-to-be mom opted for soft highlights on her cheekbones, long lashes to compliment her smokey eyes, and a simple nude lip. Classic!


  6. Body Glitter

    XX attends Power 105.1 s Powerhouse 2017 at the Barclays Center on October 26, 2017 in Brooklyn, New York City City.

    (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)

    The “Money” rapper really knows how to dazzle. No, seriously. Covered in body glitter, Cardi arrived at Power 105.1’s Powerhouse shimmering from head-to-toe. Her beach babe look was complimented with gray-blonde waves, pink eyeshadow, and a glossy lip for the perfect finish. 


  7. Bardi Bob

    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 25: Cardi B attends the 2017 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Prince Williams/Wireimage)

    (Photo by Prince Williams/Wireimage)

    Is this officially the “Bardi Bob”? Dressed in a red-hot Givenchy suit, the “Be Careful” rapper attended the BET Awards 2017 with an impeccable beauty look, which included a platinum blonde lob, shiny metallic eyeshadow, and frosted lips.  

    We surely wonder what’s next for the beauty trendsetter! Watch BET Awards 2021 on June 27 at 8/7C!


(Photos from left to right: Steve Granitz/WireImage, Aurora Rose/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images, and Jean Baptiste Lacroix/Getty Images)