Get the Look: Star Beauty

Get the step-by-step how-to from the stars' hair and make-up pros to recreate Hollywood's best red carpet looks. By Katherine Kluznik

01 of 31

ANGELINA'S WAVES

ANGELINA'S WAVES
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For Jolie’s Changeling premiere, hairstylist David Babaii sculpted Veronica Lake-worthy waves using his signature WildAid Products.

How to Do It
1. Wash with Amplifying Shampoo and Conditioner.
2. Dry with round brush and divide into top, sides, and crown, leaving nape free.
3. Curl 1-in. sections using a 1.5-in. FHI Heat iron then clip into pincurls to cool.
4. Brush with Mason Pearson paddle and finish with Mise en Plis Extra Hold Hairspray.

02 of 31

ASHLEY'S UPDO

ASHLEY'S UPDO
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Star hairstylist Matthew Monzon gave Olsen a relaxed elegance at the FGI’s Night of Stars gala.

How to Do It
1. Spray Kerastase Resistance Expanseur Extra-Corps on damp hair.
2. Blow dry using a Mason Pearson brush.
3. Pull hair back, twist and pin in place, pulling out pieces at front to frame face.
4. Finish with Kerastase Double Force Hair Spray.

03 of 31

LINDSAY'S SUN-KISSED GLOW

LINDSAY'S SUN-KISSED GLOW
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Beauté Cosmetics Founder Beau Nelson gave Lohan a fresh, bronzed makeup look for the Filth and Wisdom premiere.

How to Do It
1. Start with Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation.
2. Dip a large, soft brush into Tarte Hotel Heiress bronzer.
3. Sweep brush from forehead to cheeks to jawline using a reverse “3” motion.
4. Finish with Beauté Cosmetics Skin Trade Gloss on lips.

04 of 31

NICOLE'S GLAM

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Inspired by Richie’s “effortlessly chic glamour,” celebrity hairdresser Ken Paves used his own products to create her stylish look for the Carousel of Hope Ball – in just 20 minutes flat.

How to Do It
1. Use a 1-in. Curling iron to wave the mid-shaft of hair, keeping the roots and the ends smooth.
2. Spray Healthy Hair Volumizing spray on roots and tousle.
3. Brush, then tease at crown and pull into a pony, affixing with hooked elastic band.
4. Finish with Healthy Hair Strong Hold Shaping Hairspray.

05 of 31

CHARLIZE'S PALETTE

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For the Rock the Kasbah event, Dior makeup artist Shane Paish wanted Theron “to look elegant and strong.”

How to Do It
1. Create a base with Dior Airflash Spray Foundation
2. Define eyes with Dior 5-Colour shadow in Elegante and black kohl liner along lash line.
3. Sweep on DiorShow Mascara.
4. Dust on Dior Pro Cheeks in Hip Peach.

06 of 31

LIV'S TRESSES

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Hairstylist David Babaii gave Tyler a rock ‘n’ roll edge for the Scream Awards using his signature WildAid Products.

How to Do It
1. Wash and rinse thoroughly with Amplifying Shampoo and Conditioner.
2. Towel dry; then distribute Hair Polish evenly.
3. Dry with Wild Aid Blow Dryer, creating texture by running hands through.
4. Scrunch and twist small strands until totally dry.

07 of 31

SELENA'S SKIN

SELENA'S SKIN
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Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose gave Gomez a fresh, youthful look for a UNICEF benefit.

How to Do It
1. Prep skin with Laura Mercier tinted moisturizer.
2. Dust on Lancome Color Design Blush in Chic Cassis.
3. Dot black Shiseido Eyeliner Pencil Duo in D1 along upper lash line.
4. Curl lashes. Then brush on one coat Phenomen’Eyes in Black.

08 of 31

JENNIFER'S GLAMOUR

JENNIFER'S GLAMOUR
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For Elle’s Woman of the Year event, celebrity stylist Ken Paves used his signature Healthy Hair products to channel ’60s icon Sophia Loren.

How to Do It
1. Apply Volumizing Spray, blow dry with round brush and pin up to cool.
2. Unpin, then brush repeatedly with a Mason Pearson brush.
3. Twist up back of hair, letting pieces fall around face.
4. Secure twist with crossed bobby pins and spray with Strong Hold Shaping Spray.

09 of 31

MICHELLE'S DOE-EYES

MICHELLE'S DOE-EYES
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Chanel makeup artist Kara Yashimoto Bua gave Williams a look that was “soft but strong” at the premiere of Synechdoche, New York.

How to Do It
1. Using Chanel Quadra Eye Shadow in Mystic Eyes, apply platinum shadow on lid, inner and under eyes.
2. Define outer edges with plum-brown, crease with soft brown and brow bone with shimmer rose.
3. Sweep Chanel Automatic Liquid Eye Liner in Noir along upper lash line.
4. Finish with Chanel Inimitable mascara.

10 of 31

NICOLE'S SLEEK LOCKS

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Hairstylist David Babaii played up Kidman’s silky sheen at the Elle Woman of the Year event using his signature WildAid products.

How to Do It
1. Wash and thoroughly rinse with Amplifying Shampoo and Conditioner.
2. Apply Hair Polish. Dry with round brush.
3. Apply Hair Polish to dried hair’s ends.
4. Section hair. Then use styling iron, working from top to sides to back.

11 of 31

CHRISTINA APPLEGATE'S MAKEUP

CHRISTINA APPLEGATE'S MAKEUP
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Physicians Formula makeup artist Joanna Schlip transformed the Samantha Who? actress into a contemporary Grace Kelly for her Emmy appearance.

How to Do It
1. Dab on Cle de Peau Concealer and set with Physicians Formula Natural Origin powder.
2. Define eyes with Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips in Green Eyes and DiorShow mascara.
3. Dust on Nars blush in Orgasm.
4. Sweep on M.A.C. Lipstick in Party Line.

12 of 31

EVA'S BOMBSHELL BOUFFANT

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For Longoria Parker’s El Sueno De Esperanza charity appearance, Paves used his signature Healthy Hair line to show that “short hair can still be sexy.”

How to Do It
1. Start with air-dried hair and apply Volumizing Spray.
2. Use 1-in. iron to curl in small sections toward the face, pinning each to head to cool.
3. Unpin curls, flip head over and use Shaping and Finishing Spray while brushing with a flat brush.
4. Flip head back and brush hair up and away from face.

13 of 31

KERRY'S EDGY EYES

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Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose gave Washington a rock star look for the Miracle of St. Anna premiere.

How to Do It
1. Line inner rims with L’Oreal HIP Color Truth Eyeliner in Black
2. Smudge Thierry Mugler Eye Sculpt Cream Shadow in Black along upper and lower lashes.
3. Rub pewter shadow from Dior 5-Colour 009 palette on upper lid and lower lash line.
4. Finish with L’Oreal Voluminous Mascara in Carbon.

14 of 31

JENNIFER'S BOLD LIPS

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For Carpenter’s Quarantine premiere, celebrity makeup artist Coleen Campbell-Olwell gave her bold lips to play off her French Connection jumpsuit.

How to Do It
1. Line top lid with Chanel Le Crayon Kohl Eye Pencil Eyepencil in Ambre.
2. Smudge Jouer Powder Shadow in Caviar along top lid and under eye.
3. Finish eye with Exceptionnel de Chanel Mascara in Smoky.
4. Polish off the look with Chanel lipstick in Shanghai Red.

15 of 31

AMERICA FERRERA'S VINTAGE LOCKS

AMERICA FERRERA'S VINTAGE LOCKS
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Frederic Fekkai hair stylist Daniel Howell took inspiration from the Emmy presenter’s vintage dress, giving her a classic look for the show.

How to Do It
1. Apply Fekkai Coiff Defense to damp hair. Follow with a boar bristle brush.
2. Mist on Fekkai Bouffant spray gel, then rough-dry.
3. Curl 1-in. sections starting at nape, using a .75-in. barrel iron from middle to root for each section, followed by 1.25-in. from middle to ends.
4. Brush hair, then twist up side section, pin and spray.

16 of 31

HEIDI KLUM'S EMERALD EYES

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Inspired by the supermodel’s gunmetal gown, Victoria’s Secret makeup artist Linda Hay previewed the line’s fall collection to give her a ’30s glam look.

How to Do It
1. Apply Very Sexy Mosaic Eye Shadow in Butterfly, smudging emerald shade into lash line and a mix of the silver and emerald on lid.
2. Dust Mosaic Blush in pinky-coral Jewel on cheeks.
3. Apply Very Sexy Lipstick in sandy-hued Malibu.
4. Finish with Lip Gloss in pink Cupcake.

17 of 31

JANUARY JONES'S HAIR GEMS

JANUARY JONES'S HAIR GEMS
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Matrix hairstylist Mark Townsend went for over-the-top glam, embellishing the actress’ style with priceless Kwiat diamond necklaces at the Emmys.

How to Do It
1. Apply Biolage Hydro-Foaming Styler to damp hair and rough-dry.
2. Create waves by curling hair in 2-in. sections.
3. Break up waves with Biolage Molding Souffle, then gather behind ear. Twist and pin into a low, messy chignon.
4. Use jeweled necklaces as headbands, affixing with bobby pins.

18 of 31

KATE WALSH'S RED LIPS

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Private Practice’s lead makeup artist Sergio Lopez-Rivera played up the star’s pout at the Emmys.

How to Do It
1. Prep skin with Le Mer foundation.
2. Dust cheeks with DiorSkin Shimmer Star in Amber.
3. Trace eyes with Dior Crayon Eyeliner in Trinidad and add Maybelline Great Lash mascara.
4. Complete the look with Rouge Dior Lipstick in Fantastic Plum.

19 of 31

SOPHIA'S SMOKY EYES

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Celebrity makeup artist Kela Wong of Jose Eber Beverly Hills gave Bush “a modern Grecian feel with sexy, smoky eyes” using metallic shadows.
How to Do It
1. Cover lid with Bare Escentuals Glimmer in Bare Skin.
2. Define crease and rim outer bottom corner with Glimmer in Queen Tiffany.
3. Line top lashes with Elizabeth Arden Color Intrigue in Black Pearl.
4. Apply two coats of black Elizabeth Arden Lash Ceramide mascara.

20 of 31

KRISTEN'S BOB

KRISTEN'S BOB
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Kerastase’s Lorenzo Martin and Bell decided on the spur of the moment to cut bangs for the ESPY Awards – styling the new do to accentuate her eyes and cheekbones.

How to Do It
1. Prep hair with Kerastase Volumactive Mousse.
2. Blow-dry using a round brush.
3. Follow with an HAI flatiron.
4. Spritz with Schwartzkopf OSIS Sherbet Wax Spray.

21 of 31

CHRISTINA'S CURLS

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Celebrity hair stylist Jeremy Clark went for a Blade Runner-inspired look that was “futuristic haute couture” for Hendricks’s Mad Men premiere.

How to Do It
1. Prep with Rene Furterer Vegetal Styling Spritz, then blow-dry with diffuser.
2. Curl using a .75-in. FHI iron.
3. Fold back sections into a bun and pin.
4. Finish by applying Rene Furterer Molding Paste to select pieces.

22 of 31

GWYNETH'S LINER

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For the N.Y.C. launch of Estee Lauder’s fragrance Sensuous, celebrity makeup artist Matin “wanted to bring more attention” to Paltrow’s eyes with smoky neutrals.

How to Do It
1. Rub Estee Lauder Double Wear Zero Smudge liquid Liner in Black into lash base.
2. Line eyes with black kohl liner.
3. Blend Pure Color Eye Shadow in Mocha Cup on lid.
4. Sweep on two coats of Sumptuous Bold Volume Lifting mascara in Black.

23 of 31

JAMIE-LYNN'S BEACHY WAVES

JAMIE-LYNN'S BEACHY WAVES
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FHI Heat stylist Ruth Rivas gave Sigler a sophisticated spin on this season’s beach look for the Intermix & VH1 Rock Honors VIP party in L.A.

How to Do It
1. Prep damp hair with FHI Hot Sauce.
2. Blow-dry with round brush and a FHI Heat Nano Weight Pro dryer.
3. Create waves with FHI Heat 1.5-in. curling iron.
4. Finish with FHI Heat Hot Sauce, working from the roots to the ends.

24 of 31

BONNIE'S ROSY GLOW

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Star makeup artist Napoleon Perdis used his signature products to give Somerville a fresh-faced look for the Intermix & VH1 Rock Honors VIP pre-party in L.A.

How to Do It
1. Apply China Doll Look foundation in B1. Dust on Camera Finish powder in Look 1.
2. Dust cheeks with Blush Patrol.
3. Line lips with Dune, topped with DeVine Goddess in Hess.
4. Play up eyes with Onyx eye liner and Ultra Pearl shadow in #48. Finish with Long Black mascara.

25 of 31

ALICIA'S GLAM

ALICIA'S GLAM
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Celebrity makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff created a Bollywood look for Alicia Keys at the 2008 AMAs.

How to Do It
1. Create a base with DiorSkin Airflash Spray Foundation #400
2. Define eyes using Dior 5-Colour Eyeshadow in Elegante
3. Line with DiorShow Iconic Mascara in Black and Girlactic Beauty Glitter in Turquoise and Silver Multi at inner corners.
4. Finish with Dior Addict Ultra-Gloss Reflect in Jersey Pink #157

26 of 31

REESE'S WAVES

REESE'S WAVES
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Hairstylist David Babaii gave Witherspoon’s bob a glam boost with his WildAid Products for the Country Music Association Awards.

How to Do It
1. Spray Hair with Bohemian Beach Spray.
2. Rough-dry using WildAid Blow Dryer.
3. Section hair, then curl around the inside of the curling iron barrel, leaving ends free.
4. Finish with Volcanic Ash Root Amplifier for lift.

27 of 31

JESSICA'S LOCKS

JESSICA'S LOCKS
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Star hairstylist Oscar Blandi used his own product line to create a soft coif for Biel’s appearance at a museum event in N.Y.C.

How to Do It
1. Spray wet hair with Volume and spritz Onde at roots.
2. Blow-dry using a round brush for soft waves.
3. Seal the look with Seta, focusing product on select pieces.
4. Mist Lacca hairspray for hold and shine.

28 of 31

NICOLE'S TRESSES

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For Kidman’s CMA red carpet stroll, David Babaii gave her a sleek look with his WildAid products.

How to Do It
1. Warm a small amount of Hair Polish in palms; then apply to damp hair.
2. Dry with round brush and WildAid Blow Dryer.
3. Divide and clip hair into top, sides and back sections.
4. Finish with a touch of Hair Polish before flat-ironing.

29 of 31

MILLA'S RED LIPS

MILLA'S RED LIPS
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Giorgio Armani makeup artist Tim Quinn gave Jovovich an update on the classic smoky eye and red lip for a charity event in N.Y.C.

How to Do It
1. Apply Designer Shaping Foundation No. 5 with a brush.
2. Brush on gold shadow from the Crystal Compact from lash to crease. Contour with rose shadow.
3. Define eye swith Maestro Precision liner and Maestro Obsidian Mascara.
4. Line lips with Armani Lip liner No. 12. Fill in with Lip Wax No. 4 and Lip Shimmer No. 8.

30 of 31

JESSICA'S GLAM

JESSICA'S GLAM
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Star makeup artist Nick Barose was inspired by Brigitte Bardot for Szohr’s TRL appearance.

How to Do It
1. Line lids with Clarins Waterproof Pencil in Black.
2. Smudge navy shimmer from Laura Mercier Colour Quad in Blue Sky over liner.
3. Apply two coats of black Givenchy Phenomen’eyes mascara.
4. Finish with Nars lipstick in Honolulu Honey.

31 of 31

ELLEN'S CHIC

ELLEN'S CHIC
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Lancome makeup artist Darais got Page red-carpet-ready in under 20 minutes for the Defiance premiere.

How to Do It
1. Apply Bienfait Multi-Vital Glow with fingertips over face.
2. Brush a touch of Aquatique Nude shadow base from lash to crease.
3. Follow with Le Khol in Black Coffee to top lash line and smudge.
4. Finish with Oscillation vibrating mascara.

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