By Leah Ornstein - Radar Style & Beauty Editor
It takes an army to get Hollywood’s hottest stars glammed up for the Academy Awards!
From painted faces and elaborate hairdos to the most marvelous manicures on the red carpet, RadarOnline.com has snagged some of the star’s beauty secrets straight from their hair stylists and makeup artists!
Cameron Diaz wanted her gorgeous strapless Gucci gown to garner all the attention, by pairing it with a fuss-free do. “It’s modern, sexy and carefree femininity,” explained her stylist Lona Vigi of the look they collaborated on. To find out how to steal Cam’s style, click here.
Best Actor winner Jean Dujardin looked incredibly dapper accepting his first Oscar for his performance in The Artist. “Jean wanted a natural look tonight, so I created a very simple style,” explained stylist Louise Moon, who created his look using Leonor Greyl Haircare and Talika skincare. To find out how he prepped for his big moment, click here.
Kristen Wiig looked Bridesmaids beautiful thanks to Dove celebrity stylist Mark Townsend! “I was in love with Kristen's J. Mendel dress as soon as I saw it; I was so inspired by the silhouette and color. We wanted Kristen's hair to be full with voluminous waves and have an edgy and sexy texture," he explained. To find out how to get her look, click here.
The Help and The Tree of Life beauty Jessica Chastain let her natural beauty shine through with the help of makeup artist Mari Quynh. To find out all the products she used to get her look, click here.
And if you are on the market for a manicure, take some pointers from Stacy Keibler! The former wrestler paired her golden Marchesa gown with natural nails, getting a manicure with OPI nail lacquer in Samoan Sand.
Nina Dobrev hit the Elton John bash in stunning style, rocking an elaborate fishtail braid with her gorgeous gown. The Vampire Diaries star got her hair prepped at hot West Hollywood spot Braid Bar at Nine Zero One Salon.
Hunger Games star Elizabeth Banks stunned at the Vanity Fair Party with her sleek look. Celebrity hair stylist Daniel Howell created her stunning look with the help of Joico products. To get details about her look, click here.
And hair stylist Byron Williams gave Rashida Jones a very simple, clean and modern look to go with her vibrantly hued gown. “The vision I had for her hair was simple, straight, modern.”
To get details about how to get all the hottest looks from the 2012 Academy Awards, click here.