Celebrity Beauty looks were inspirational this past year! From nude palettes to smoky eyes, bangs to waves, many celebs hit the mark with their classic and daring styles. There were - as is expected - a few mishaps here and there this year, including some unfortunate hairstyles and unappealing beauty trends.

Camilla Belle, Penelope Cruz, and Keri Hilson (of course) made our Best in Beauty list this year with their consistently good looks. Click through the slideshow above and take a look at StyleList's 2012 Wrap Up of the Best Celeb Beauty!

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