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Ponytails, red lips and flawless skin – Jennifer Garner, Jessica Alba and more stars go for all-out glamour on the red carpet. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

01 of 08

JENNIFER GARNER

JENNIFER GARNER
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The first presenter of the night put the "emphasis on the strong slash

part," according to her hairstylist Adir Abergel for Frederic Fekkai, combined with black

cat-eye liner and shimmering nude lips.

02 of 08

JESSICA ALBA

JESSICA ALBA
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For her "modern goddess" look, hairstylist Robert Ramos created a

braided updo that was "beautiful and movie star-esque, but still edgy and

stylish." Add her golden eyes and glowing skin, and the expectant star is

truly divine.

03 of 08

MARION COTILLARD

MARION COTILLARD
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The Best Actress winner is a far cry from her portrayal of Edith Piaf with

her lush curls, shimmering silver eyes and perfectly pink lips.

04 of 08

KATHERINE HEIGL

KATHERINE HEIGL
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The actress may have admitted to being nervous onstage, but her retro curls

and red lips were totally flawless on the red carpet. Her makeup artist

tells PEOPLE that the inspiration behind her look was her Escada

dress, which was "so scarlet red we wanted to do a coral lip to match."

05 of 08

MILEY CYRUS

MILEY CYRUS
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The 15-year-old star is age-appropriate with her sleek curled ponytail,

sparkling eyes and glossy rose lips.

06 of 08

NICOLE KIDMAN

NICOLE KIDMAN
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The expectant mom shows off her pregnant glow with strong brows, rose lips

and a soft bun.

07 of 08

ANNE HATHAWAY

ANNE HATHAWAY
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The presenter accents her flowered Marchesa gown with a curly ponytail,

lightly lined eyes and deep coral lips.

08 of 08

PENéLOPE CRUZ

PENéLOPE CRUZ
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Last year's Best Actress nominee keeps her highlighted locks straight and

pinned up on the sides – the better to accent her smoky eyes and pale

lips.

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