The BET Awards 2013 held this Sunday was much more than a captivating show designed to celebrate the hard work of some of the moment's most influential celebs. It also brought some thought provoking choices in the style department. 

While the BET Awards 2013 red carpet dresses proved both hits and misses, the celebrity hairstyles are much more balanced and thus a whole lot classier. Picking the best BET Awards celebrity hairstyles proved a difficult task but here are our top picks:

2013 BET Awards Hairstyles: Loose Curls

Loose curls are a fab classy and mostly fool-proof choice, so no wonder the red carpet was filled with such choices. 

Kat Graham Blonde Loose CurlsNaya Rivera Side Swept Waves
Tatiana Ali Side Swept CurlsMichelle Williams Loose Curly Hairstyle

While Kat Graham's outfit might have received mixed reviews, her spectacular curls were definitely a flattering choice. Glee actress Naya Rivera also opted for sophisticated loose curls that perfectly complemented her sparkly dress. Ciara's new bob hairstyle, styled with loose curls also received a lot of attention. Michelle Williams went for well defined curls to complete her sexy look for the night. Brandy and Tatiana Ali sported equally glamorous curls.

Ciara Culry Wedge Bob HairstyleBrandy Wavy Long Bob Hairstyle

BET Awards 2013: Half Updos

Summery vibes dominated this BET Awards edition style wise. From short dresses to effortless hairstyles, simplicity with a fab twist seemed the rule of the day. Jordin Sparks opted for a youthful half updo with beachy waves. The same effortless allure yet with more glam twist proved great choice for reality star Omarosa Manigault.

Jordin Sparks Wavy Half UpdoOmarosa Manigault Wavy Half Up Hairstyle

2013 BET Awards Hair: Smooth and Sleek

Simple yet chic, straight tresses proved a fab choice for many A-listers. Nicki Minaj is the perfect example. Her pin straight tresses might not have been the most memorable look she came up with but it perfectly matched her seductive black dress.

Gabby Douglas Straight Medium HairstyleNicki Minaj Straight Medium Hairstyle

Gabby Douglas and Garbrielle Union also proved that the 'less is more' principle is sometimes the best choice as did Angela Simmons who kept her hair and makeup simple and let her intricate short dress steal the spotlight.

Gabrielle Union Long Straight HairstyleAngela Simmons Medium Straight Hairstyle

BET Awards 2013 Hairstyles: Edgy and Glam

All the focus on glam rock accents spotted both on the runways and at the 2013 MET Ball seems to have proven a great inspiration for some of the stars that attended the 2013 edition of the BET Awards. 'Deception' actress Meagan Good added volume to her boyish pixie cut adding an edgy flair to her otherwise feminine look, while Janelle Monae chose a glam pompadour hairstyle.

Meagan Good Glam Punk Short HairstyleJanelle Monae Pompadour Updo

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