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 30

CHARLIZE'S RED LIPS

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Dior global makeup advisor Shane Paish was inspired by Russia’s vibrant hues for Theron’s Hancock premiere in Moscow.

How to Do It
1. Apply DiorSkin AirFlash foundation.
2. Define eyes with Dior Eye Show in Glam & Glitz and DiorShow Unlimited Mascara in Black.
3. Dust DiorBlush in Passion Fruit on cheeks.
4. Focus on lips with Rouge Dior lipstick in Red Premiere.

02 of 30

TYRA'S WAVES

TYRA'S WAVES
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To accept her Daytime Emmy Award, star hairstylist Kiyah Wright of Warren-Tricomi L.A. made Banks “a bronze goddess – just like her Emmy.”

How to Do It
1. Flatiron hair.
2. Working front to back, spray 1-in. sections with Redken Workforce hairspray, and curl with an FHI 1-in. barrel curling iron.
3. Brush with a Mason Pearson paddle brush.
4. Mist lightly with hairspray and add shine with Redken Outshine.

03 of 30

KIM'S DEWY SKIN

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“We went for a really luminous look,” says Paul Herrington, Bobbi Brown’s UK Head of Artistry for Cattrall’s opening of the Harrods summer sale in London.

How to Do It
1. Brighten under-eyes with Bobbi Brown Creamy Concealer Kit in Beige 03.
2. Even complexion with Bobbi Brown Foundation stick in Beige 03.
3. Dust cheeks with Bobbi Brown Shimmer Blush in Coral.
4. Add Lip Color in Brownie topped with Lip Gloss in Nectarine.

04 of 30

ALICIA'S SOHO GLAM

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Makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff added “a touch of funk” to Keys’s downtown-chic look at the BET Awards.

How to Do It
1. Dust skin with CoverGirl Queen Collection Bronzer.
2. Brush on Dior Pro Cheeks in Hip Peach.
3. Apply Urban Decay glitter eyeliner in Metalhead.
4. Lengthen lashes with CoverGirl Exact Mascara in Black.

05 of 30

CHARLIZE'S GLOW

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Theron’s bronzed look at the Paris premiere of Hancock is “all about the eyes,” says Dior global makeup adviser Shane Paish.

How to Do It
1. Cover face with DiorSkin Foundation and Bronze Sunshine Powder.
2. Using Dior’s Sunset Cafe palette, brush gold shade onto lid and line eye with the coffee hue.
3. Finish eyes with black Dior Crayon and DiorShow mascara.
4. Brush on Rouge Dior lipstick in Diorama and DiorKiss gloss in Mango Soda.

06 of 30

KATE'S NATURAL GLAM

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Makeup artist Leslie Lopez added “a real sense of glamour with smoky eyes” for Hudson’s promotional appearance.

How to Do It
1. Dust DuWop bronzer under the cheek bones.
2. Line lips with Kevin Aucoin lip pencil in Nude, followed by Shu Uemura Crystal Shine brushed on top.
3. Apply Shu Uemura shadow ME Green 450 to the eyelids, then line the inner eye with Benefit BadGAL eye pencil in Black.
4. Brush Shu Uemura Mascara Basic in Black onto curled lashes.

07 of 30

RACHEL'S GLAMOUR

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“I wanted to give her a neutral look that had punch,” says Neutrogena makeup artist Matin of Bilson’s look at an N.Y.C. art event.

How to Do It
1. Brush on Chanel Pro Lumiere 40. Spot apply Neutrogena 3-in-1 Concealer 15.
2. Stain cheeks with Smashbox O-Glow.
3. Apply M.A.C. Black Tied eyeshadow along the lashes. Line inside rim with Laura Mercier Stormy Gray pencil, followed by Neutrogena Healthy Volume mascara.
4. Finish with Givenchy Lip Lip Shine! in Beige Shine.

08 of 30

LAUREN'S SOFT WAVES

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“The look we wanted was effortless,” says Christine Symonds, star stylist at Warren-Tricomi L.A. of Conrad’s curls at the MTV Movie Awards.

How to Do It
1. Spritz Warren-Tricomi Blow-Dry Lotion. Rough-dry with a paddle brush.
2. Center part hair, then pull up the top portion and clip it.
3. Use Warren-Tricomi Hot-Set Spray, then curl with a 1.5-in. barrel iron in 2-in. sections, moving from back to front.
4. Loosely separate curls with fingers. Mist lightly with hairspray.

09 of 30

RIHANNA'S HAIR COLOR

RIHANNA'S HAIR COLOR
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For the MTV Movie Awards, “Rihanna wanted something a bit lighter, still edgy, but lighter,” says Tippi Shorter, celebrity colorist for Clairol.

How to Do It
1. Following box directions, apply a mix of Clairol Beautiful Collection color in Dark Warm and Wine Brown.
2. Wash out with Graham Webb Velvet Soft shampoo then conditioner. Apply TIGI BedHead Ego Boost and blow-dry.
3. Add shine with Paul Mitchell Super Skinny Serum, and flat-iron.
4. Create piece-yness with BedHead Manipulator.

10 of 30

ANNE'S SMOKY EYES

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For the L.A. premiere of Get Smart, Chanel makeup artist Kate Lee played up Hathaway’s brown eyes.

How to Do It
1. Brush on Chanel Soft Touch eyeshadow in Black Star along the lash line.
2. Blend Benefit creme shadow in Stiletto at center of lids.
3. Precisely line eyes with Chanel Automatic liquid eyeliner in Noir.
4. Sweep on black lengthening mascara.

11 of 30

MICHELLE'S LUSH LIPS

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For Williams’s red-carpet return at Cannes, Chanel celebrity makeup artist Kara Yoshimoto Bua created a ’20s-inspired look that spotlighted her lips.

How to Do It
1. Smoke out Chanel Quadra Eyeshadow in Golden Eyes over the lid.
2. Draw Chanel Long-Lasting Eyeliner in Espresso along the lash line. Follow with mascara.
3. Apply Creme Lumiere brush-on lip color in Petit Four.
4. Complete the look with Glossimer in Twinkle.

12 of 30

SARAH JESSICA'S DRAMATIC EYES

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Celebrity makeup artist Leslie Lopez took inspiration from Parker’s stunning metallic Nina Ricci gown for her N.Y.C. Sex and the City premiere makeup.

How to Do It
1. Apply M.A.C. teal Aquadisiac shadow over the lid from lash line out.
2. Line entire eye with Bobbi Brown Creamy Eye Pencil in Black.
3. Curl lashes with Shu Uemura’s Eyelash Curler.
4. Finish with Black Lancome Hypnose mascara.

13 of 30

TAYLOR'S SUNNY GLOW

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For Momsen’s appearance on the CW Upfront red carpet, celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose went for sun-kissed cheeks and lips.

How to Do It
1. Warm skin by adding Shiseido Sheer Enhancer Base in Golden Bronze to foundation.
2. Dust on Clarins bronzing powder.
3. Rub Nars Orgasm cream blush on apples of cheeks.
4. Apply Dior Eye Liner Pencil in Black along upper lashes. Dust Clarins Colour Quartet’s Forest around the eye. Finish with mascara.

14 of 30

MOLLY'S EASY GLAMOUR

MOLLY'S EASY GLAMOUR
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To create Sims’s birthday girl’s look, makeup artist Shira Aluf of the Valery Joseph Salon took inspiration from the relaxed chic of her French Connection dress.

How to Do It
1. Create smoky eyes by applying dark brown M.A.C. Eye Shadow in Tempting into the crease, topped by medium-hued Retrospek.
2. Follow with light-toned Nylon from crease up to brow.
3. Line eyes with M.A.C. Powerpoint Eye Pencil in Engraved.
4. Gloss lips with Stila Lip Glaze.

15 of 30

EMMANUELLE'S EXOTIC ELEGANCE

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Star makeup artist Shalini Vadhera gave Chiriqui a chic and sexy look for a red carpet stroll in Beverly Hills.

How to Do It
1. Prep skin with Global Goddess Face Primer, followed by Complexion Perfection Foundation.
2. Dust South Pacific Bronzer over cheeks and eyelids.
3. Focus on eyes with Tribal Quad Eyeshadows in Mombasa on upper lid, followed by Cairo Eyes Liner in brown and Exotic Eyes Blackest Mascara.
4. Finish with Sandstorm Lip Veil gloss.

16 of 30

HILARY DUFF'S CHIC UPDO

HILARY DUFF'S CHIC UPDO
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Celebrity hairstylist Rod Ortega gave the singer an ultra-elegant look – that’s just as easy to recreate at home – for the Met Costume Institute gala in N.Y.C.

How to Do It
1. Use a flat-iron to create stick-straight hair.
2. Work Magic Move Pomade through hair, letting it fall into a natural side part.
3. Pull hair into a low ponytail. Then twist into a knot, securing with bobby pins.
4. Use fingers to pull select strands around face before finishing with Kérastase Shine Spray.

17 of 30

EVA MENDES'S ELEGANT EYES

EVA MENDES'S ELEGANT EYES
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For the glam Met gala, celeb make-up artist Julie Harris created a chic look that played up the actress’s brown eyes.

How to Do It
1. Apply Calvin Klein Tempting Glance Intense Eyeshadow in Sensuous Taupe to crease of the eyes.
2. Apply Dior liner in brown along the top lash line, winging out slightly at the corners.
3. Finish eyes with Lancome Hypnose Mascara in Black on lashes.
4. Add Very Sexy Sheer lip liner in Ginger Spice over Vincent Longo Gel-X Lipstick in Groove.

18 of 30

BLAKE LIVELY'S ETHEREAL UPDO

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Star stylist Rod Ortega gave the Gossip Girl an effortlessly chic look for the Met gala.

How to Do It
1. Create lightweight volume with Phyto mousse applied to damp hair before drying.
2. Use a large-barrel curling iron to add a few light curls, then twist hair into in a low chignon, securing with bobby pins.
3. Use fingers pull a few strands from a natural side part.
4. Finish with a spritz of Kerastase Shine spray and attach a brooch with a few hair pins.

19 of 30

MILEY'S LOOSE LOCKS

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Hair stylist Renato Campora kept Miley’s look young and glam for the Kids’ Choice Awards.

How to Do It
1. Spray Shu Uemura Depsea Moisture Foundation to create a base for styling, then dry hair.
2. Prep for curling with an all-over mist of Depsea Repair Foundation.
3. Create all-over curls using a 1½-in. T3 curling iron.
4. Use both hands to pull back the upper section of hair. Twist, then secure the style at the top with a long hair pin while letting the rest of your locks cascade.

20 of 30

MILA KUNIS'S CAT EYES

MILA KUNIS'S CAT EYES
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For TRL, star makeup artist Nick Barose gave the Forgetting Sarah Marshall star retro eyes inspired by Sophia Loren.

How to Do It
1. Arch brows by softly filling in with Kevin Aucoin The Brows pencil.
2. Highlight brow bone with the lightest shade from Dior’s Incognito shadow palette, then define crease with taupe, winging up and out at the corners.
3. With a small brush, trace along upper and lower lash line with Thierry Mugler Eye Sculpt in black.
4. Sweep on two coats of Clarins Wonder Volume Mascara in black.

21 of 30

RIHANNA'S NEON LIPS & EYES

RIHANNA'S NEON LIPS & EYES
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Stylist Mylah Morales was inspired by the singer’s vivid outfit when creating her look for the Kids’ Choice Awards.

How to Do It
1. Line top of eye with bright blue YSL Liquid Liner in Marine Reflections and the bottom inner lid with M.A.C. Ebony liner.
2. Smudge black shadow along the base of the lashes with a small brush.
3. Add two sweeps of black Cover Girl Lash Blast mascara.
4. Finish with hot pink Hollywood Nights from the M.A.C. Heatherette collection topped with Cover Girl Fruit Spritzers gloss.

22 of 30

LAUREN CONRAD'S BRAID

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Edward Tricomi of Warren-Tricomi Salons gave L.C. a romantic look for The Hills premiere in N.Y.C.

How to Do It
1. Part hair on the side.
2. Create a French braid from hairline to ends, spraying hairspray as you go.
3. Pull hair into a loose ponytail with a rubber band.
4. Wrap a thin strand of hair around the band and secure it with a bobby pin.

23 of 30

KATE HUDSON'S GLOW

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Leslie Lopez created a surprisingly simple look for Kate at the BAFTAs.

How to Do It
1. Blend NARS Goldfinger eye shadow over your upper lid.
2. Follow with a coat of Black DiorShow Mascara.
3. Gloss lips with Dior Addict Lipstick in Casual Beige.
4. Finish with a dusting of LORAC Cheek Duo Blush/Bronzer.

24 of 30

GWYNETH PALTROW'S CUT

GWYNETH PALTROW'S CUT
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Star stylist Orlando Pita cut 10 inches off Gwyneth’s length for a Vogue cover shoot.

How to Do It
1. Blow-dry with T3/360 Plump for volume.
2. Curl hair with a 1-in. barrel T3 Twirl iron.
3. Smooth hair with T3/360 Boost.
4. Finish the look with Kerastase Resistance Laque Double Force hairspray.

25 of 30

KATE BOSWORTH'S SHEEN

KATE BOSWORTH'S SHEEN
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Dior Makeup Artist Pati Dubroff created an icy look for Kate at the 21 premiere.

How to Do It
1. Create a base with Dior Airflash foundation.
2. Sweep on Dior 5-Colour Eyeshadow in Sky Glow.
3. Add DiorShow Mascara in Kohl Black.
4. Finish with Dior Pro Cheeks in Catwalk Pink.

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BLAKE LIVELY'S LOCKS

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Celeb stylist Rod Ortega kept the Gossip Girl’s tresses bouncy for a L.A. event.

How to Do It
1. Comb through damp hair a mix of PHYTO Phytolisse Finishing Serum and PHYTO 7 Daily Hydrating Botanical Cream.
2. Build volume with a T3 diffuser.
3. Curl random sections of hair with a 1½-in. barrel curling iron.
4. Apply Remino Dry Wax to a few curls with fingertips.

27 of 30

ALICIA KEYS'S RETRO EYES

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Dior makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff played up her almond eyes for a N.Y.C. charity event.

How to Do It
1. Create a base with Dior Eye Show in Undressed Beige.
2. Define contours with Dior 5-Colour Eyeshadow in Sunset Cafe.
3. Trace Dior Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil in Trinidad along lashes.
4. Brush on three coats of Dior Blackout Mascara.

28 of 30

JENNIFER GARNER'S ROMANTIC UPDO

JENNIFER GARNER'S ROMANTIC UPDO
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Fekkai Celebrity Hair Stylist Adir Abergel gave Jen an Edwardian-inspired look for the Oscars.

How to Do It
1. Rub Fekkai Shape and Set Mist from roots to ends, and blow-dry with a round brush.
2. Comb a severe side part.
3. Create curls with a 1-in. iron, then pin them back in a low chignon twist at the side.
4. Add shine with Neutrogena Shine Serum and set all over with Fekkai Sheer Hold Hairspray.

29 of 30

CHRISTINA RICCI'S TUCKED PONYTAIL

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Frederic Fekkai’s Adir Abergel took inspiration from the Audrey Hepburn when creating Ricci’s chic tucked ponytail for the Met gala.

How to Do It
1. Apply Fekkai All-Day Hair Plump from roots to ends of damp hair; then blow dry.
2. Work Coiff Magnifique Ultra-Light Finishing Creme through hair for shine.
3. Pull hair into a high ponytail with an elastic. Tuck ponytail under, and secure by tucking ends of hair under the pony’s elastic.
4. Finish with Sheer Hold Hairspray followed by Glossing Sheer Shine Mist.

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THANDIE NEWTON'S GLAM PALETTE

THANDIE NEWTON'S GLAM PALETTE
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CHANEL celebrity make-up artist Kate Lee went all-out glam for Thandie Newton’s Met look.

How to Do It
1. Smudge CHANEL Le Crayon Khol Intense Eye Pencil in Noir on the lash line. Then add Chanel Soft Touch Eyeshadow in Ebony and a touch of Silvery on the lid.
2. Line the inside lid with Laura Mercier Iced Blue Kohl, and sweep on black Chanel mascara.
3. Define cheeks with Scott Barnes Bronzer.
4. Apply CHANEL Rouge Allure in Curious.

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