Best Oscar Hair & Makeup

Forget the dates, the dresses, even the awards. These 10 stars stole the show at the 2012 Academy Awards with their amazing hair and makeup looks

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Michelle William’s pink lip

Michelle William’s could have gone for the obvious, and matched her lipstick to her coral-colored dress (which we absolutely love, btw). But instead she made a bold move and contrasted her gown with a bright pink lipstick (and a purse to match). If you’re wearing a bright lip like this, make sure to keep the rest of your look simple — William’s stuck to a light application of blush and black/brown eyeliner — so your lip stands out. And don’t be afraid to mix shades like she did. Try pink with orange, coral with red, plum with pink, the combinations are endless …