2017 BET Awards: Amazing Black Beauty Moments That Left Us Shook

Award show red carpet arrivals can be hit or miss, but when they hit, they hit it out of the park. On Sunday, the 2017 BET Awards premiered to celebrate and honor contributions made through Black artists in music. While the show was a phenomenal mashup of beauty, style, and grace — the gray carpet was sprinkled with an array of stunning #Blackgirlmagic moments that literally left us shaking. They were just that darn good.

Rapper Future and his daughter rolled up wearing bedazzled masks, while Insecure star Issa Rae wore the perfect hot pink lipstick. Scroll along to see who brought it, shut it down, and left us fidget spinning off the edges of our seats.

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Yara Shahidi

Fellow curly girl and BFF in all of our heads, Yara Shahidi wows with slithers of blue eyeliner to match her denim ensemble. (Photo: Getty Images)

La La Anthony

La La Anthony dazzled with golden champagne touches of glamour from head-to-toe. (Photo: Getty)

Skai Jackson

Skai Jackson’s curly fro commanded attention. Hello, summer hair goals?! (Photo: Getty)

Issa Rae

Issa Rae has truly wowed us again! A pink lip that pops, braided updo that deserves a round of applause in itself and doll-like lashes that are almost hypnotizing – sheesh, girl! (Photo: Getty)

Jada Pinkett Smith

If there is really a such thing as aging backwards, Mrs. Smith may be on to it. Her smokey eyes and beautiful skin equal all types of goals. (Photo: Getty Images)

Remy Ma

As one of hip-hop’s favorite female rappers, Remy Ma reminded everyone that she did not come to play and is coming for her crown. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ryan Destiny

Ryan Destiny gave old school ’90s vibes a fresh updrage that’s outrageously cool and scene stealing. (Photo: Getty Images)

Justine Skye

The Purple Unicorn” didn’t rock her signature purple hair as bright as we are used to, but she took a deeper-hued approach with a low fishtail braid (that still had a little purple mixed in). (Photo: Getty Images)

Chloe x Halle

This dynamic duo brought a new level of sophistication to the carpet. It was simply stunning. (Photo: Getty Images)

Karrueche Tran

Karrueche’s touseld wavy blond bob is a perfect addition to add to your summer beauty inspiration board. (Photo: Getty Images)

Future and his daughter Londyn Wilburn

Future and his daughter Londyn turned heads on the carpet with their bedazzled masks. (Photo: Getty Images)

Eva Marcille

Box braids just got a fresh new decorated spin thanks to “Eva the Diva.” (Photo: Getty Images)

Marsai Martin

Marsai Martin is absolutely adorable with her cornrows and stunning skin. (Photo: Getty Images)

Blac Chyna

Blonde bobs reigned supreme at the BET Awards, and Blac Chyna’s choppy rendition of the look was on point. (Photo: Getty Images)


Goapele’s textured close cut is edgey, chic, and exceptionally fitting. (Photo: Getty Images)

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