The 33 Best Celebrity Looks of All Time

We've pored through hundreds of red-carpet events to bring you the best celebrity looks of all time. Take a look at our top hair and makeup picks to steal some tips for your own look!

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gwyneth paltrow at a 2008 red carpet event
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The 33 Best Celebrity Looks of All Time

We've obsessed over tons of celebrity red-carpet looks over the years, but which ones take home the gold for the absolute best? Take a look at our top picks for the best celebrity hair and makeup ever to get some inspiration for your next (fill in fabulous event name here).

katie holmes at the 2007 bambi awards
Barbara Stiller
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Katie Holmes

The snip heard round the world. Several months after Holmes cuts her hair off, she shows up at an awards show with a chic bob and blunt, heavy bangs.

katherine heigl at the 2007 emmy awards
Jeffrey Mayer
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Katherine Heigl

Heigl channels Old Hollywood with this sultry updo and fiery red lips.

january jones at the 66th annual golden globes
Steve Granitz
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January Jones

This orange lipstick is a refreshing change from all of the rouge we see on the red carpet. The sculpted waves and peach cheeks make this look flawless.

Kevin Mazur
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Hilary Swank

Swank shows off an elegant side swoop, pale pink lips, and lashes that pop.

Steve Granitz
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Jennifer Hudson

We were wowed by Jennifer Hudson's reverse smoky eye. She dazzled by using lighter shadow on the inside of her lids and diffusing to a darker shade toward the outside.

Jesse Grant
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Scarlett Johansson

ScarJo is typically known for her trademark red lips, but we love this softer look. The nude lips and earthy brown liner make her emerald eyes stand out.

Steve Granitz
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Kate Winslet

Winslet wins big with this Grace Kelly-inspired updo and clean, natural-looking makeup that manages not to look washed out on the red carpet.

John Shearer
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Marisa Tomei

George Pimentel
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Reese Witherspoon

Witherspoon wore two hairstyles to the 2009 Oscars, but we preferred this low-slung half-updo. She also goes subtle on the blue eyeshadow, which reflects nicely with her eyes and isn't too dark.

George Pimentel
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Jennifer Aniston

Aniston's Oscar look is still getting major buzz. The braid gives her a youthful twist, and her bronzed face and cheeks make her look like she's just spent a day at the beach.

Jeffrey Mayer
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Catherine Zeta-Jones

Zeta-Jones is proof that when it comes to makeup, it's not necessary to match. She mixes it up with pink upper lids and fire-truck-red lips.

Jordan Strauss
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Beyoncé Knowles

Hey, bright eyes! Beyoncé has fun on the red carpet with bright yellow-green eyes that really complement her skin.

Steve Granitz
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Julia Roberts

We were just as happy as Roberts was with her Academy Awards hairstyle. A severe side part pulled into a high-volume updo gave her a glamorous look for the night.

Jean Baptiste Lacroix
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Charlize Theron

Finger waves were the perfect way to glam up this bob. We also love the way she got a hazy eye using muted brown shades to go with her nude lips.

Lester Cohen
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Kerry Washington

This side bun is a creative play on your average updo. We're also big fans of Washington's white eyes, which make her whole face brighter.

Lester Cohen
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Jennifer Garner

Even though Garner was just presenting at the 2008 Academy Awards, all eyes were on this wispy, side-swept, low hairstyle when she took the stage.

Michael Buckner
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Anne Hathaway

Hathaway's honey highlights make her tousled bob look perfectly polished. Her berry-stained lips are also a great choice for her white dress.

Dan MacMedan
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Amy Adams

Adams knocks this chignon out of the park. And those lips — va-va-voom!

Arnold Turner
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Alicia Keys

Keys knows that big hair is back and beautiful. We love her Grecian shimmery gold eyes to top the look off.

John Shearer
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Penélope Cruz

This mega-bun bordered with a thick braid wrap is simply stunning on Cruz. Her sun-kissed skin and mauve lipstick pair well with her dark hair color.

Lester Cohen
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Heidi Klum

Klum also believes in the power of the bun. Plus, her white eyes are heavenly.

Eva Longoria

Longoria's sleek and short hairstyle makes her sexy smoky eye stand out even more.

Jean Baptiste Lacroix
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Kate Walsh

Walsh's metallic gold lids are showstoppers. She keeps the focus on her eyes by pulling her hair back and going light on the lips and cheeks.

Vince Bucci
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Elizabeth Banks

Banks is pretty in pink with her matching cheeks and lips. The diamond clip is a great hair accessory for her soft curls.

George Pimentel
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Eva Mendes

Mendes's side bangs sweep up into a beautifully coiffed updo.

Kevin Mazur
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Sarah Jessica Parker

SJP lets her waves go wild. Carrie Bradshaw would be proud.

Jeffrey Mayer
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Sandra Oh

Thick, curly hair can often be difficult to style up, but here Oh does it with ease by gathering it slightly to the side. Her coral lipstick also gives her lips a fuller pout.

Steve Granitz
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Angelina Jolie

Jolie's got a dozen gorgeous looks, but we can't get enough of these seductive cat eyes with her glossy lips.

Jim Spellman
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Isla Fisher

Fisher's understated braid is perfect with her heavy lashes and glossy pink smile.

Steve Granitz
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Jessica Alba

Maybe it's a mother's glow, but Alba's cheeks look radiant with her braided updo and caramel highlights.

Steve Granitz
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Cate Blanchett

Gray, muted tones with just a hint of rosy cheeks illuminated Blanchett's eyes and skin at the 2007 Academy Awards.

Steve Granitz
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Debra Messing

This smoky cat eye is not one bit messy. The long lashes give it even more of a dramatic look.

Mike Marsland
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Kate Hudson

Hudson must love this boho braid as much as we do. She's been spotted several times on the red carpet wearing one.