(Last Updated On: December 19, 2017)
Every decade has its breakout stars and mainstay trendsetters — and Britney Spears dominated each roles within the 2000s. She was (briefly) America’s sweetheart, an “It Girl” by way of and thru, and a rebellious provocateur — relying on which a part of the last decade you rewind to.
Long earlier than Instagram, Netflix, and Spotify, we tuned into MTV to see what was cool — and Spears was the queen of every part that touched pop music. Read: She carried out alongside
Michael Jackson, kissed Madonna (which spurred numerous headlines), and recorded with stars like Rihanna.
While among the traits she’s finest identified for have lengthy been retired —
ahem, denim formalwear and pigtails — many seems to be she ushered into the style and wonder zeitgeist caught round previous the demise of our first iPods. In truth, many are widespread once more as we speak.
Click forward for a deep dive into the traits that Spears made large within the aughts — and are again in an enormous manner.
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Lip gloss was poppin’ within the early 2000s. Naturally, Spears was on the pattern. For proof, let’s rewind to when the star was honored along with her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame again in 2003 when she matched her bubblegum pink fur coat to her megawatt shiny gloss.
Now, due to Kim Kardashian’s KKW Beauty and Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty, it is clear that glassy lips are going to be again — and presumably
larger than ever, in 2018. Photo: SGranitz/WireImage.
For MTV’s Mardi Gras occasion in 2002, Spears wore two large traits: the shiny lip and the
newsboy cap (which can also be again in an enormous manner proper now). Photo: OkMazur/WireImage.
Spears took residence the Best New Artist award on the 2000s American Music Awards whereas sporting shimmery blue eyeshadow along with her always-glossy lip. Fun truth: We’re channeling this early 2000s look
this NYE. Photo: Barry King/WireImage.
Piecey, Feathered Bangs
Curtain fringe has proved to be one of many largest fall traits — and can proceed t o be large properly into 2018. While Spears has had a storied hair evolution with tons of seems to be, we will not let the feathered bang (a barely extra piecey model of curtain fringe) be forgotten. Photo: Gregg DeGuire/WireImage.
Spears labored a shorter, feathery fringe into her layered lower in 2003.
The artist wore her feathered bangs swooped to the facet whereas launching her Curious perfume in 2004.
Photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.
Cream blush is being saved at a report charge on
Pinterest proper now as a result of many are on the lookout for a flattering, just-stepped-in-from-the-cold flush. As you may see right here, Spears rocked a stylish pop of colour on the apples of her cheeks manner earlier than we had been pinning want lists from the sofa. Photo: Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic
For MTV’s TRL Awards in 2003 (RIP) Spears rocked a messy lob, glossed up lips, and a wholesome pinch of colour on her cheeks. Are issues beginning to look
very acquainted but? Photo: Fred Duval/FilmMagic.
Spears’ affect did not cease on the finish of the aughts. She
matched her emerald inexperienced eyeshadow to her costume and added a pop of blush in 2011. Photo: Danny Martindale/Getty Images.
Belly Button Rings
The piercing pattern of the 2000s was the stomach button ring. Sparkly, dangly, and just a bit bit scandalous, Spears confirmed off her navel gems every time she had the prospect. And consider it or not, the look is again. Photo: Scott Gries/Getty Images.
Her navel adornment took middle stage on the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards.
Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Ready for a
main throwback? This fedora, redesigned t-shirt, and dangly stomach button ring was the look manner again when. Photo: Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic.
Brow Bone Strobing
Now it looks as if highlighting our forehead bone is simply par for the course when making use of make-up in 2017. But, as Spears proves — it is nothing new.
Photo: Steve Granitz/WireImage.
Behold: A Brow bone you may see from area.
Photo: Fred Duval/FilmMagic.
Even in a front-facing shot, a white, shimmery shade underneath her eyebrow makes Spear’s blue eyeshadow actually stand out.
Photo: Jon Furniss/WireImage.
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