We'll Be Thinking About These Beauty Looks From the Oscars All Week

The 94th Academy Awards are here, and they're poised to be a dazzling, star-studded affair. To celebrate 2021's absolute best films, all of our favorite celebrities are gathering in Los Angeles. While we always drool over the glamorous gowns and glittering jewelry, we're really looking forward to seeing some impressive beauty looks.

Red carpets have looked a little different for the past few years, as the COVID-19 pandemic has driven many of them to be virtual or hybrid affairs. After a few very strange award seasons, we're ready for a real red carpet. We're confident that our favorite celebs will bring tons of drama and glitz to the red carpet this year. 

Follow along with us for the hair and makeup looks that we won't be able to stop thinking about all week. Keep reading for our absolute favorite beauty looks of the night. We suggest screenshotting these looks to add to your inspo board.

Lupita Nyong'o

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Nyongo's gilded eye makeup and glossy red lips are nearly as showstopping as her sculptural hair. 

The must-have beauty products used: Lancôme L’Absolu Rouge in shade Mademoiselle Lupita (£28.50)

Jessica Chastain

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Nothing is more classic than a warm smoky eye and a petal-pink lip. 

The must-have beauty products used: Charlotte Tilbury Eyes to Mesmerise in Champagne ($34) and Charlotte Tilbury Lip Cheat in Pillow Talk ($24)

Nicole Kidman

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Kidman is the epitome of Old Hollywood glamour with a red lip and classic updo. 

The must-have beauty products used: FaceGym
Face Ball Tension Release Tool and Pat McGrath Labs MatteTrance Lipstick in Elson 013

Zendaya

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We are living for Zendaya's teased hair and glassy lips. 

Venus Williams

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We’re not sure when we’ll be able to stop thinking about Williams’ dreamy, cascading curls. 

The must-have beauty products used: Byredo Kajal Pencil in Kali Kali (£26)

Zoë Kravitz

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Kravitz’s sleek baby bangs and bold, fluffy brows are stealing the show.

Kristen Stewart

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Stewart is giving us a fresh take on the wet hair trend with loose, beachy waves slicked over to one side. She’s also serving voluminous, defined lashes. 

The must-have beauty product used: Virtue 6-in-1 Styling Paste (£32)

Billie Eilish

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Eilish’s jet-black, layered bob is offset by minimal makeup and a nude lip. 

The must-have beauty product used: Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipstick in Pillow Talk

Julianne Hough

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By keeping her eye makeup minimal, Hough’s bold red lip is even more pronounced. 

The must-have beauty products used: Violette_FR Petal Bouche Matte (£24) and Shiseido Synchro Skin Self-Refreshing Concealer (£30)

Penélope Cruz

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These beachy waves look perfectly undone, while Cruz's terracotta, satin finish lipstick accentuates her lips and makes them look full.

The must-have beauty product used: Lancôme L’Absolu Rouge in Mademoiselle Penelope and Georgio Armani beauty Neo Nude Melting Color Balm in 51

Megan Thee Stallion

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Megan’s glossy, lined lips are gorgeous enough to steal the show, but her carved out brows bring all the attention to her eyes. 

Cynthia Erivo

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Catch us trying to recreate Erivo’s defined, smoky eyes and dewy skin.

The must-have beauty product used: Beautyblender Original Makeup Sponge Applicator (£17)

Maya Rudolph

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We’re drooling over Rudolph’s bubblegum pink lipstick and rosy blush. 

The must-have beauty product used: Pause Well-Aging Fascia Stimulating Tool (£99)

Rachel Zegler

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Zegler’s brows could not look any better if she tried. The slight bends in her hair are ethereal.

Kirsten Dunst

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Dunst's rosy cheeks give her a lit-from-within glow. 

The must-have beauty product used: Tata Harper Hydrating Floral Essence (£89) and L'Oréal Professionnel Steampod Flat Iron & Styler (£235)

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