“The ’60s look is really hot right now because of Dreamgirls,” says stylist Kimberly Kimble, who used a flat iron and 1.5-in. curling iron.
“With a big gown, it’s important not to go over the top with too much hair,” says Witherspoon’s makeup artist.
Scarlet lips gave Paltrow and Kidman (in Chanel’s Coco Red) extra pop.
Chris McMillan angled Kidman’s hair to one shoulder to accommodate her dress. “He’s a genius,” says her makeup artist.
Paltrow stuck to her tried-and-true basics: her usual long, straight look, swept over one shoulder.