At last night's 2014 Oscars, Maria Menounos wore a classic, white dress on the red carpet. Says celebrity manicurist and butter LONDON Global Colour Ambassador Katie Jane Hughes, "Maria’s white Johanna Johnson gown was elegant and understated so she wanted her accessories to be bold and make a statement. Nails are a really important accessory when it comes to the red carpet so we decided to play them up with a chic chevron.”
At last night's 86th Annual Academy Awards, host Ellen DeGeneres opted for a low-key yet stylish beauty look, including a chic, powerful pixie cut and fresh, au natural nails. In order to transform the classic gamine pixie from pretty to powerful, Ellen's go-to hairstylist Laini Reeves of Starworks Artists turned to Rene Furterer's stellar range of versatile styling products. "The Rene Furterer products really helped to take this iconic look to the next level," says Laini.
Jennifer Lawrence graced last night's Academy Awards red carpet wearing a fiery red gown, beautiful swept-back hair and gorgeous, custom-created sheer pink nails by celebrity manicurist Deborah Lippmann.
At last night's 86th Annual Academy Awards, first-time Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o stunned onlookers once again with her breathtaking smile, soft baby blue dress and gorgeous pastel pink, shimmery manicure. Celebrity manicurist Deborah Lippmann used deborah lippmann nail lacquer to create the perfect shade to complement the 12 Year's a Slave star's stunning blue gown.
Celebrity hairstylist Roque gave Tony Award-winning actress Idina Menzel a straight and polished red carpet look for the 2014 Academy Awards last night. “Idina has really curly hair and with the rain in Los Angeles today, we wanted to make sure her hair stayed sleek and frizz-free,” said Roque.
At the 86th Annual Academy Awards, actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie wore a soft, pink manicure to complement her stunning Elie Saab Haute Couture gown. Celebrity manicurist Emi Kudo used essie nail polish in Sugar Daddy to create the the pretty, red carpet look. The result was beautifully understated nails that reflected Jolie's natural, classic beauty.
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Actress Kerry Washington looked simply stunning on last night's Oscars red carpet wearing a dusty purple, strapless Jason Wu gown, a beautiful beachy hair look and deep, velvety, plum-colored nails.The Hair:
Minnie Driver attended Vanity Fair's annual Oscar party donning a beautiful black beaded strapless gown and statement necklace with long sweeping locks to complete the look. "We had been planning this look for weeks if not longer," said Minnie's stylist Melissa deZarate. "In fact, this hairstyle came to mind before she was even choosing her dress. I wanted to showcase a new look that no one had seen on her. We kept her hair smooth and less formal so that it wouldn't be competing with her jewelry and corseted dress."Get the Look:
For the 2014 Oscars celebration, celebrity stylist Jonathan Hanousek created a playful, long layered pixie with side-swept bangs that highlighted actress Kristen Chenoweth's signature look of refined whimsy. To achieve the look, Hanousek sprayed L’Oréal Professionnel Fresh Dust dry shampoo after the hair had set to build volume and texture on Chenoweth's short, fine locks.
Ethan Hawke looked incredibly dapper at the Academy Awards, where he was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for Before Midnight. Ethan was wearing his hair shorter for a film role, so his stylist, Lauren Kaye Cohen, wanted to make sure it had a lot of great texture. "Ethan is so handsome that I wanted his hair to look a bit rugged," Lauren said. "Because his cut is very short on the sides and in the back, we didn't want it to give off a military feel.