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REESE WITHERSPOON: BEST
The star's sleek and straight style – with trendy bangs – adds a modern edge to her embellished yellow gown.
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JENNIFER HUDSON: BEST
The supporting actress winner tops her Vera Wang gown with a mane of soft and sexy ringlets.
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KATHERINE HEIGL: BEST
The Grey's Anatomy star plays off her classic beauty with a sculpted updo.
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VANESSA WILLIAMS: WORST
Did she see Dreamgirls too many times? The Ugly Betty star's elegant Carmen Marc Valvo gown is overwhelmed by her way-over-the-top hair.
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SHERYL CROW: BEST
Blonder than usual, the singer – and nominee – pairs her romantic curls with some major bling from jeweler Lorraine Schwartz.
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SARAH PAULSON: BEST
The Studio 60 star went for soft and easy waves that gave her understated va-va-voom.
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SALMA HAYEK: BEST
The Ugly Betty producer was glamorous in center-parted curls that set off her flawless makeup – and cleavage.
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FELICITY HUFFMAN: BEST
The Desperate Houswife left her stiff Oscar do behind her for easy, tousled waves.
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ELLEN POMPEO: WORST
The nominated actress over-reaches with her sky-high do, complete with a too-high bouffant and curly ponytail.
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HELEN MIRREN: BEST
The Queen star is positively regal in an upswept do that showcases her dazzling sapphire necklace.
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JEAN SMART: WORST
Did she not have time to finish getting ready? The actress is in need of a comb for those not-quite-done curls.
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SARAH JESSICA PARKER: BEST
Evoking her Carrie Bradshaw days, the star lets loose with sexy, messy waves.
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NAOMI WATTS: BEST
With her hair loosely pulled back, the presenter frames her delicate face and shoulders with a few carefully placed tendrils.
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The British actress detoured to the Alps for her swiss miss braided updo.