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

rooney mara oscars 2012 blunt bangs

Rooney Mara’s blunt bangs

Rooney Mara’s geometric hairstyle perfectly matched her architectural dress and gave her an overall sleek and modern feel. If you want to try this look, head to a salon for the bangs — this is one look that definitely needs an expert’s touch. To style, blow dry bangs straight with a paddle brush, then flat iron if necessary.