Makeup was all about extremes this year—dark burgundy lips or a pale pink pout, shiny chocolate tresses or bottle blond waves. Check out our picks for the top 30 most breathtaking red carpet moments of 2012.
Taylor Swift's French Twist and Flawless Glow
Choosing only one of Taylor Swift's red carpet beauty looks to put in our top 30 was nearly impossible, but her American Music Awards came out on top. Sure, it wasn't her signature retro red lip, but she was rocking those lash-grazing bangs and looked more luminous than ever before—and that's saying something.
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