Tuning into pre-show red carpet events or celeb-street spotting lets us peek into the lives of the fabulously-dressed and beautifully-coifed stars we love—or love to hate. And it’s even more fun when these women take their look to a level we might not get. Here are a few that are a little, shall we say, non-traditional.
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Paz De La Huerta
We applaud the TV star for taking a risk but the frosty stare and frosty lips are a bit much for our taste.
Waiting for your blowout to set? No problem. A confident demeanor will help you pull the look off in public.
We’re all about bling but we can’t tell if she’s wearing a grill or braces.
Seems like no matter what the superstar does, she always looks gorgeous. But since not everyone can pull off her Bride of Frankenstein hair and makeup, we’re partial to her signature bouncy curls.
A fun take on an updo, this look channels our Star Wars nostalgia.
Cornrows, purple shadow, dark lips—oh my! Sticking to just one statement look is always the safest route.
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi
Although the Snooki bump of hair is almost as recognizable as Audrey Hepburn’s in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, we’re thinking it won’t be as long-lasting a trend.
We love that the A-lister pushed boundaries and moved away from the standard loose curls we have come to expect on the red carpet. The look is modern, edgy and totally on-trend.
She’s come a long way since her days of penciled-in brows and lips: a look best left in the 90s.
Maybe it’s her perfectly-done makeup, but somehow she makes silver locks work in a chic, couture way.