25 Secretly Awful '00s Beauty Trends You Most Definitely Forgot About

From Hilary Duff to Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan, we rounded up the best and worst hair and makeup trends from the '00s.

Hair, Face, Eyebrow, Nose, Hairstyle, Blond, Chin, Forehead, Lip, Head,
Hair, Face, Eyebrow, Nose, Hairstyle, Blond, Chin, Forehead, Lip, Head,
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Ah, the '00s. A truly glorious time when boy bands were still relevant, blow-up furniture topped your wish list, Limited Too was the holy grail of happiness, and every single girl in your class lived by the following wonderfully awful beauty trends. And you better get your comfy shoes on, because we're about to take a long, uncomfortable walk down memory lane.

Chloe Metzger
Chloe Metzger

Chloe Metzger is the deputy beauty director at Cosmopolitan, overseeing the editorial content and growth strategy of the hair, makeup, and skin space on digital, while also obsessively writing about the best hair products for every hair type (curly girl here; whattup), and the skincare routines that really, truly work (follow her on Instagram to see behind-the-scenes pics of that magazine life). She brings nearly a decade of writing and editing expertise, and her work has appeared in AllureHealthFitnessMarie ClaireStyleCaster, and Parents. She also has an unhealthy adoration for Tom Hanks and would like to please meet him one day, if you could arrange that. Thanks.