We may even enjoy the occasional hair and makeup changes between award presentations and performances, just like we would under traditional award-show circumstances, with songs from slated from the likes of Alicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson.
Check out some of our favorite long-distance looks from BET's first-ever virtual award show — they're sure to go down in beauty history like the red-carpet appearances that preceded them.
But one thing is for sure: There will still be appearances by some of the film, TV, and music's most stunning stars, which means we can expect plenty of breathtaking beauty looks from nominees like Beyoncé, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lizzo, and many more.
Megan Thee Stallion accepted the award for Best Female Hip Hop Artist looking fully glamorous, with a classic, deep red lip, super long, middle-parted hair, and skin that glows so radiantly you can almost feel the warmth coming through your screen.
With the bulk of "award-show season" occurring in the first couple months of the year, many of the major events of 2020 got to have their ceremonies before the international call for gatherings large and small to be canceled in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
It's almost impossible to imagine a show honoring entertainment achievements in the current climate — no red carpet, no rows filled with shoulder-to-shoulder celebrities, no speeches at podiums or elaborately-produced performances on huge venue's stage.
The actor and hair-care entrepreneur joined the virtual party wearing the prettiest hot-pink lipstick and baby hairs swooped and swirled to perfection. (Something tells us she used Pattern's new Edge Control to make that happen.
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Not only does 2020 mark the 20th year of the award show, it also marks the 40th anniversary of Black Entertainment Television.
We couldn't be less surprised that Tracee Ellis Ross came through with one of the cutest beauty looks of the night.