Jennifer Lopez is celebrating her 49th birthday today. Yes, you read that number correctly — and it's just one more reason to admire her. While many of us say that age is just a number, J.Lo's lifestyle is proof that she's living that sentiment as a badass role model who doesn't let a number on her birth certificate dictate here choices. After all, it doesn't seem that she's slowed down one bit since her career started.
In honor of the big day, we decided to take a trip down beauty memory lane. Ahead, we highlight some of her best makeup and hair looks throughout her career. As you might expect, they only get better with time. Click through to see how she evolved from a bare-faced '90s cutie to a glamorous, smoky-eyed diva. Happy birthday, J.Lo!
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Along with Chilli from TLC, J.Lo was all about embracing the baby hairs.
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The star's first major hair transformation — a long bob — happened in 2005, for the premiere of Monster-in-Law.
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The year 2011 brought us showgirl J.Lo, complete with smoky eyes, ultra-long extensions, and sparkle galore.
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This combo of inky, kohl liner and red-wine lipstick is a close second on our favorite-look list.
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For the launch of her Guess Spring 2018 collection, Lopez played with hair like never before, rocking a curly updo that delivered major '80s vibes.
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Leave it to J.Lo to stand out from the crowd on the red carpet. She went for texture to give the popular look of the night a personal touch at the 2018 Billboard Awards.