• Kerry Washington

    The Scandal star played up her natural beauty with makeup by Carola Gonzalez, who used Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation with the brand's Ambient Lighting Powder in Radiant Light to create her gorgeous glow.

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  • Claire Danes

    We freaked out for a moment before we realized the Homeland star's bob was faux, but we loved it just the same. Hair stylist Peter Butler smoothed Danes' hair with Frizz-Ease Thermal Protection Formula Hair Serum ($9.99) before blow drying and using a large barrel curling iron to curl her hair inward.

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  • Elisabeth Moss

    And the award for best new cut and color goes to double nominee Moss, whose hair stylist Alex Polillo was inspired by Michelle Williams' Louis Vuitton ads. He used Vidal Sassoon Pro Series Extreme Smooth Combing Crème to sculpt her short hair.

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  • Lena Dunham

    Paired with her dress, the Girls creator's statement eye was a little too matchy-matchy for our tastes.

  • Anna Gunn

    "We wanted a big loose chignon so that we would see her hair on both sides no matter which side she was photographed from," said hair stylist Aviva Perea, who created the Breaking Bad star's red carpet look.

  • January Jones

    We loved the soft purple tones in the Mad Men actress' eye makeup.

  • Zooey Deschanel

    Makeup artist Jorjee Douglas created the New Girl star's "dramatic, Cleopatra-style eye" using Cargo TexasLash Mascara ($20, cargocosmetics.com) and TexasLiner Liquid Eye Liner ($20).

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  • Tina Fey

    She cleans up nicely for the red carpet, but Fey will always be Liz Lemon to us.

  • Amy Poehler

    Fellow comedienne Poehler rocked a low ponytail for the occasion.

  • Christina Hendricks

    Hair stylist Gregory Russell used Vidal Sassoon Pro Series Waves Hairspray to prep Hendricks' hair before curling into a 1930s-inspired set.

  • Allison Williams

    "We decided to keep her hair down and go for a classic all-American beauty look," said hair stylist Mark Townsend, who created the Girls actress' flawless blowout.

    Read more: Get the Look: Allison Williams' Wavy Blowout

  • Kate Mara

    Makeup artist Coleen Campbell-Olwell prepped Mara's flawless complexion with Orlane Super-Moisturizing Light Cream, which "is not greasy at all so it doesn’t break up the makeup but really holds it in place." Alex Polillo styled her sleek, glossy bob using Vidal Sassoon Pro Series Extreme Smooth Combing Crème.

  • Taylor Schilling

    We won't make another Orange is the New Black pun, but we will tell you this: Schilling's red lip was perfection. Chanel makeup artist Kate Lee used Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet in La Somptueuse ($34, chanel.com), a deep rose shade.

  • Rose Byrne

    Hair stylist Harry Josh used John Frieda Frizz-Ease Hair Serum Original Formula ($9.99) and Curl Reviver Styling Mousse ($6.99) to prep Byrne's damp hair before curling. “Rose’s recent transformation from brunette to blonde was a drastic change for the hair, which can often cause more frizz and overall unruliness, so it was crucial that we start with this serum for better manageability,” said Josh.

  • Sofia Vergara

     Modern Family's resident bombshell stuck with her signature long waves and smoky eye.

  • Anna Faris

    If Faris didn't have this ultra-blonde color all the time, we'd swear it was a really pretty wig.

  • Aubrey Plaza

    We loved the Parks and Recreation actress' nonchalant hair and makeup look, but weren't sure what to make of her dress. 

  • Carrie Underwood

    Someday, we hope, the singer will completely change up her look — just to keep things interesting. Today was not the day.

  • Cobie Smulders

    She may play a newscaster on How I Met Your Mother, but we'd love to see the actress add some edge to her shoulder-length hair in real life.

  • Emily Deschanel

    The elder Deschanel sister sported a super fun pink lip.

  • Jessica Paré

    We much preferred Paré's look at last year's show

  • Julia Louis Dreyfus

    We're pretty sure the Veep star has figured out a way to age backwards, à la Benjamin Button.

  • Julianne Hough

    We didn't love the actress' bulky hairstyle.

  • Mindy Kaling

    Hair stylist Christopher Naselli used René Furterer Glossing Spray to make Kaling's faux bob shine on the red carpet.

  • Padma Lakshmi

    To create her soft waves, hair stylist Michael Dueñas used OSiS Elastic flexible hold hairspray on Lakshmi's locks before setting with hot rollers.

  • Zosia Mamet

    The Girls star looked pretty, but her hair and makeup left us underwhelmed.

  • Sarah Hyland

    The Modern Family actress' makeup artist Allan Avendano blended Sephora Collection Color Lip Last in Wanted Red and Elegant in Brown to create her oxblood lip.

  • Connie Britton

    The Nashville star looked more glowing than ever on the red carpet. “An all over skin finish enhances Connie's natural beauty and gives her a radiant glow from head to toe," said St. Tropez Tanning and Skin Finishing Expert Fiona Locke, who worked with Britton and recommends St. Tropez Self Tan Bronzing Spray ($35, sephora.com) to get her look at home.


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