Last night was the ultimate evening for stargazing—and we
don’t mean at the sky. Every A-list celeb was dolled up for the 85th
annual Academy Awards…and, thanks to Instagram, we got to tag along for the
pre-show primping, the red carpet posing, the star-studded show and the amazing
after parties. Here’s a round-up of our favorite beauty looks from the year’s
biggest night of beauty.
shared this nail-art selfie featuring neutral polish with ombre glitter tips.
Gold glitz was the perf choice for a night at the Oscars. Her nails were by
stunned the party crowd with smoky eyes balanced out with a nude lip.
Miranda Kerr picked the ultimate event for a classic glam Hollywood
look. She paired 1940s waves with a red pout and rose gold cheeks. Perfection!
Jennifer Lawrence always nails the red carpet—but the Best Actress
winner stunned with a sleek chignon.
performance of “Skyfall” brought the house down—but she also deserves a
standing ovation for her loose blonde curls (a new look for the singer) and
signature red lips.
rocked a vintage-inspired faux bob with her glam gown, plus a chic manicure by
celeb favorite Deborah Lippmann.
performer Jennifer Hudson (hello, Dreamgirls
tribute!) showing off ultra sleek and shiny strands.
Quvenzhane Wallis (the youngest-ever Best Actress nom!) wore a sweet updo and
channeled her inner goddess with a pearlescent, wreath-inspired headband for an
Oscars party. So simple, gorgeous and (best of all) easy.
showstopper, Heidi Klum shared this snap of herself getting pampered by a team
of hair and makeup artists. Good to know that it really does take a team to
look red-carpet ready.
for the pre-show is all fun and games for Kelly Osbourne, who shared this snap
as she shares a laugh with her makeup artist. She looks radiant with purple
pastel strands and a pretty pink lip.
killed it with an effortless approach to beauty: a swipe of silvery shadow,
coral-pink gloss and loose waves. This is a look we’ll be rocking on summer