I love watching the Oscars. Celebrating celebrities might seem silly, but I have always loved film and the glamorous feeling that comes with watching the show. After becoming obsessed with The Wizard of Oz at the age of 2.5, I made it my mission to watch every sumptuous musical from the 40s, 50s and 60s. One thing that always enchanted me (besides the incredible dancing and singing) was the hair and makeup of the leading ladies. While I wouldn’t necessarily want to emulate the looks popularized by Judy Garland, Ann Miller and Debbie Reynolds, the beauty looks from the red carpet this year are quite a bit more achievable and recreation-worthy.
My favorite looks from this year’s Academy Awards weren’t fussy but perfectly fit the occasion and the actress: