If you grew up in the ‘90s, you know there were some pretty questionable trends you’d be embarrassed to admit you wore back then with pride. That’s because, more often than not, you plucked your eyebrows into nonexistence or wore millions of butterfly clips because you saw your favorite TV or movie character do it first.
It’s safe to say fictional characters gave us our first lessons into the confusing world of beauty. Without Kelly Kapowski, how would we know how to master the coveted girl-next-door look? If it wasn’t for Angela Chase, where would we get our red-hair inspiration? They may not have been real, but their influence on beauty was and still is.
So, ahead, we picked some of the best beauty looks from our favorite fictional TV and movie characters that can still be worn today. Because, considering the decade’s popularity these days, who wouldn’t want to look like they just stepped out of the ‘90s — only better?