Lifestyle Style Red Carpet Beauty Trends Side ponytails, pale lips and more: How stars like Nicole and Penelope got ready for their close-ups during awards season By People Staff Published on January 16, 2007 10:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 15 SIDE PONYTAIL Tiffany Koury/Berliner Studio/BEImages Nicole Kidman eschews an updo, pulling back her famous hair in a fresh side ponytail at a Australians in Film party party in L.A. 02 of 15 PALE LIPS Daniel Deme / WENN Penelope Cruz pairs creamy nude lipstick with smoky eyes for a can’t-lose combination at the BAFTAs in London. 03 of 15 STRAIGHT HAIR adam gold/iphoto Bring back the flatiron – stars like Drew Barrymore, at a L.A. fashion event, are going for sleek and straight hair for their red carpet moments. 04 of 15 MESSY UPDO Jonathan Hordle / Rex Sienna Miller sticks to her signature nonchalant style with loose, pinned-up curls at the BAFTA awards. 05 of 15 SMOKY BRONZE EYES Dale Wilcox/WireImage Scarlett Johansson plays up her big baby blues with smudged copper eyeshadow and heavy black mascara. 06 of 15 SLEEK PONYTAIL Craig Barritt/jpistudios Kate Winslet keeps it chic and simple with a slicked-back high ponytail that shows off her flawless skin. 07 of 15 LOOSE RINGLETS RE/Westcom/starmax More relaxed than an updo, Demi Moore frames her face with long, soft curls at the SAG Awards. 08 of 15 MESSY BUN Lisa Rose/jpi How to keep a bun from looking prim? Reese Witherspoon looks fresh with her artfully mussed twist. 09 of 15 CORAL LIPS lucy nicholson/reuters Anne Hathaway goes for a bolder take on the nude lip, amping up the color to a soft coral that sets off her lined eyes. 10 of 15 BOUFFANT PONYTAILS Jen Lowery/startraks Straight out of the 1960s, Jennifer Lopez’s mega-curly ponytail has all the drama of an updo with the sex appeal of long locks. 11 of 15 RED LIPS David Fisher / Rex USA Cameron Diaz puts the focus on her famous smile with a creamy warm red lipstick paired with pale metallic lids. 12 of 15 CAT EYES Gilbert Flores/Celebrity Photo From the winged eyeliner to the super-long fake eyelashes, Angelina Jolie goes for high retro-drama at the Golden Globes. 13 of 15 MIDDLE PART DAVID LONGENDYKE/GLOBE Putting a fresh spin on the classic updo, Sienna Miller is just one of the stars trying out a center part. 14 of 15 GREEN EYESHADOW Lawrence Lucier/FilmMagic For a new twist on smoky eyes (a red carpet favorite) Jada Pinkett Smith layers emerald and moss eyeshadows for an unexpectedly sophisticated style. 15 of 15 PINK BLUSH Steve Granitz/WireImage Forget the bronzer – trendsetter Cate Blanchett is already wearing rosy pink blush for spring’s freshest look.