If color has been the big story lately, then it is balanced by the beauty of a natural-looking face.
From shiny nude lips to believably real cheek colors, makeup was largely on the invisible side.
But that doesn't mean it wasn't there. If anything, looking naturally beautiful takes more work and more of a deft hand at makeup.
But the natural look didn't stop with makeup.
Halle Berry went with a taupe-colored gown from Versace and Maggie Gyllenhaal chose a twist-front Prada gown in nude.