10 Ballet-Inspired Beauty Looks

With the New York City Ballet Fall Gala right around the corner, we were inspired to revisit some of the most graceful beauty looks from seasons past.


September 18, 2013 12:00 AM

The Tight Topknot

This theatrical look from Marc Jacobs' Spring 2010 show would not look out of place in the corps de ballet—dancer Martha Graham was cited as inspiration—and the high-perched topknot is still popular years later.

Get the look: Tie your hair into a very high pony, slicking it down with serum, like this option from John Frieda. Next, twist the ponytail around itself to create this dramatic 'do. $9.99, at Walgreens