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Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

Although there were many subtle statements at the Met Gala, celebs who went big really stood out from the crowd. Emmy Rossum was one of those people. Her braided corn rows and graphic eye makeup epitomized modern punk. But Emmy stayed true to her signature feminine style with a one-of-a-kind Donna Karan Atelier gown. Makeup artist Jo Baker created Emmy's stunning look. “Emmy’s look was a mixture of beautiful femininity and rock ‘n’ roll edginess with her romantic gown and bold eye makeup,” said Jo. Get the scoop on Emmy's look below!

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  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Foundation

    Jo chose this foundation for its medium coverage and dewy finish.
    $15
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Set

    To set the makeup, Jo brought out Emmy's natural complexion with NYX Stay Matte But Not Flat Powder Foundation in Creamy Natural. She then used these blotting papers to make sure her makeup stayed put all night long.
    $6
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Contour

    Jo swept this powder along the sides of Emmy's cheekbones and down her nose for the perfect scutlped cheek.
    $9
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Blush

    Then, she mixed this blush with the contour powder and applied it to the apples of Emmy's cheeks up to her hairline.
    $5
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Illuminator

    She dabbed some of this luminator to reflect the bright lights off of Emmy's collarbone and shoulders.
    $7
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Eyeshadow

    Jo started off by applying a layer of NYX Eye Shadow Base in White for a strong canvas for the bold eye makeup. She then applied this shadow "to create the overall shape and dimension of the eye and eyebrow."
    $5
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Eye Shimmer

    For extra definition, Jo used her finger to press this eye shimmer onto the outside of the eyes. She blended everything with a flat brush afterwards. Then, Jo softened everything up with NYX Nude Matte Shadow in Tryst "to make the smoky eye makeup look more sophisticated and wearable."
    $4
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Eyeliner

    "NYX Kohl Kajal Black Liner was used to create a winged liner that extended to the outside of Emmy’s eyes and blended up to the eyebrows."
    $6
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Mascara

    She completed the look with a few heavy coats of black mascara.
    $9
  • Get Emmy Rossum's Romantic, Rock 'n' Roll Look from the Met Gala

    Lipstick

    Jo opted for a light peach lip color to keep the focus on Emmy's eyemakeup. “This rock ‘n’ roll girl may stay out all night at the punk show, but she's coming home, taking off her makeup and putting on a face mask. Keeping it classy!” said Jo.
    $4