The Academy Awards is the biggest night of the year for Hollywood and the film industry alike. This means it’s the biggest night of the year for beauty and fashion as stars create unforgettable looks. This year, celebs brought their A game to the red carpet gracing us with elaborate updos, perfect waves, and the hairstyles that dreams are made of.
Our Master Stylist, Kelly Araujo hand selected her own winners for the 2018 Oscar’s Best Tressed.
See the categories and winners below!
Allison Janney rocked an intricate low bun, complete with fishtail braid details.
Andra Day’s voluminous, slicked back ponytail is smart, sexy and anything but ordinary with flowers scattered throughout.
Erin Lim’s soft half-up look is simple and stunning! She keeps length around her face for a super feminine touch.
Best Top Knot
Zendaya’s fly-away free top knot is award worthy in itself!
Lupita Nyong’o’s braided updo is classic chic but she brings this look to a whole new level by weaving golden thread throughout.
Best Short Style
Paz Vega keeps her look super simple with a textured grown out pixie.
Taraji P Henson’s A-line bob with face-framing layers is killer!
Emma Stone’s lob with a dramatic deep side part is strong and sexy!
Haley Bennett’s feathered fringe is so refreshing! We love the jagged contours and amazing texture!
Betty Gabriel’s beautiful, bouncy effortless texture dominated this category – we love the volume and the simplistic look!
Best Mermaid Wave
Jennifer Lawrence’s edgy mermaid wave is boho bliss. Her deep waves create an ultra-cool look.
Jane Fonda looked fierce as she worked the red carpet dawning her signature look – her blowout was immaculate with not a single hair out of place.
Best Undone Wave
Margot Robbie’s undone waves were cool and anything but casual.
Best Old Hollywood
Allison Williams’ brought the va-va-voom to the red carpet with her polished and timeless Old Hollywood waves.
Viola Davis is giving us major volume envy – her luxurious curls stole the show!
Best Glam Waves
Zoey Deutch’s auburn waves are soft, sleek, and oh so glam!