The Met Gala is the most ideal event to colour outside the lines a little more when it comes to beauty. So much so that some celebs even turned up as ornaments this year.

We imagine interpreting the Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion theme was quite an exciting and creative process for our A-listers and their stylists, and that's how we got this mixed bag of completely OTT makeup looks that both shocked and impressed us.

READ MORE: Feathers, frills and fairy tale gowns - all the extravagant looks we loved from the Met Gala 2019 red carpet 

New hair colour debuts are always on the cards for major red carpet events, but perhaps what we didn't expect was for Kim K to pretty much recreate her wet look Vogue cover or for Priyanka Chopra to rebel from her usual classic Hollywood beauty looks.

So let's take a look at more weird and wonderful transformations we didn't know we needed until Monday night:

Big hair

Lupita Nyong'o

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 06: Lupita Nyongo attends

Kiki Layne

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Ciara

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Lily Collins

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 06: Lily Collins attends

Priyanka Chopra

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Bold eye makeup

Laverne Cox

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Gigi Hadid

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Ezra Miller

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Wearable art

Kim Kardashian West

Tracee Ellis Ross

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Solange

Jennifer Lopez

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 06: Jennifer Lopez arrive


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