Adore Kat Dennings' luscious waves? Want to have Zooey Deschanel's princess style? We've got Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Sarah Hyland's hairstyles step-by-step for you!
-PJ Gach, BettyConfidential.com
After first oohing and ahhing at Emmy gowns, every eye then turned to take a look at the hairstyles of the stars wearing them. After all, you can wear the most gorgeous creation on earth, but if your hairstyle isn't fab, the effect just isn't the same.
The celebs kept talking about how hideous the heat was under the tents. Some claimed it was almost 100 degrees, yet not a hair went out of place, nor dared to frizz. The secret: Hairspray!
If you've been dying to change up your look for a night out or just because, we've got step-by-step directions on how to do these award-winning looks at home. And you know what? The styles are surprisingly easy to re-create!
Kat Dennings: Sexy loose waves
The 2 Broke Girls star looked ravishing in her J. Mendel gown. Who wouldn't want to try wearing those fab waves for a hot night out? Celeb hairstylist Mara Roszak created the 'do. Here's how she did it.
First she used Rene Furterer Volumea volumizing fom-no rinse through her towel-dried hair to create volume and texture. Then she took a 1-inch barrel curling iron, wrapped random sections of her hair, then released and pulled on the ends to create natural looking waves. Once all the hair was curled, she broke the waves up with her fingers, and then added a dab of Rene Furterer Modeling Paste for hold and texture. To give Kat's hair more volume, Mara gently teased the hair at the crown and finished everything off with Rene Furterer Vegetal Finishing Spray all over for a soft, touchable hold that lasted throughout the evening.
Hayden Panettiere: Fabulous updo
Hayden Panettiere's bun was gorgeous! It really worked with her stunning Marchesa gown. Want to try it? Then follow the easy step-by-step instructions in this video. Celebrity hairstylistPeter Butler, using Leonor Greyl products gives you a 360 view on this stunning 'do.
Zooey Deschanel: Princess chic
Zooey looked like a fairytale princess in her Reem Acra gown. Celeb hairstylist Mara Roszakstated, "We both decided her hair should be up and off the neck, keeping the hair soft, feminine and elegant."
To get the style, Mara used Pantene Normal to Thick Flowing Body Mousse to her damp hair. Then she blew out Zooey's hair using a boar bristle brush and set it in rollers for extra volume. Mara then sprayed Pantene Fine Hair Style Touchable Volume Hairspray all over to set the hair. After removing the rollers, Mara brushed her hair out, used a fine toothed comb to create a '60s-style poof at the top of her head. Then Mara created a mid-height ponytail, tucked the ends under and voila! She created a tucked chignon. To keep it all together, Mara sprayed Pantene Normal to Thick Anti-Humidity Hairspray all over, so her hairstyle would look fab all evening.
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Okay, well, Sofia Vergara suffered a wardrobe malfunction in her Zuhair Murad gown, but she still looked amazing. Who doesn't want to have locks like that? Celebrity hairstylist Peter Butler, who has worked on Claire Danes, Heidi Klum and a bunch of other celebs, breaks down how to recreate this style at home.
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Sarah Hyland: Greek goddess
The Modern Family star looked adorable and regal in her Marchesa gown. Topping off her look was a beautiful with her loose updo. Hairstylist John Ruggerio told Sarah Hyland not to wash her hair, as dirty hair is perfect for an updo!
First, he separated her hair into sections,and then sprayed each section of her hair with Bumble and Bumble Classsic Spray. John then used an Amika Interchangeable curler with a 19 millimeter barrel and used it on the sections. He left two sections by her ears alone. He gathered her hair, created a low bun by her occipital bone, and took the tight curls and loosely pinned them to the bun. After the bun was created, he then braided the two sections and pinned them to the bun for an added Greek goddess feel. After everything was in place, he sprayed everything again with the Bumble and Bumble Classic Spray to keep it in place.
Mindy Kaling: '70s fabulousness
Celeb hairstylist Luke Chamberlain channeled Bianca Jagger for Mindy Kaling's romantic style. To get that look, he started with damp hair, sectioned it off, then applied Matri Matrix Biolage Volumizing Mousse to her hair. Then he added a small amount of Biolage Exquisite Oil Replenishing Treatment to her hair. After un-sectioning her hair, he blow dried Mindy's hair with a medium boar bristle round brush. Then Luke took a 1 inch barrel curling iron and wrapped her hair (in sections) in a figure 8 pattern. Then he put the curls in 1 inch Velcro curlers while they cooled. After he removed the rollers, he brushed out the hair, creating sexy, touchable waves.
To keep hair in place for the award show and beyon, he then sprayed Mindy's hair with Matrix Total Results Amplify Hairspray.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Vintage glam
Alterna and celebrity hairstylist Daniel Howell created the hairstyle that worked beautifully withJulia Louis-Dreyfus' oxblood gown.
He first washer her hair with Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner. He then towel-dried Julia's hair and applied Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Styling Prep and use a wide-toothed comb to ensure that it covered every strand. He then dried her hair using a diffuser attachment to his blow dryer and also used his fingertips in an upward motion to create lots of volume starting with the scalp.
Once hair was dry, he divided her hair into two-inch sections. Then he sprayed her hair with Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Perfect Iron Spray to lock in moisture, but block humidity. Then Daniel used a 3/4 inch curling iron and wrapped sections around the iron, keeping it an inch from the scalp. He kept the iron locked on strands for 3 seconds. After the hair was curled, he used a dime-sized amount of of Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Ultra Sleek Polishing Serum through the ends to prevent flyaways.
Then Daniel created a deep center part, pulled the hair into a low, loose ponytail. He then twisted it and wrapped the pony into a loose knot and secured it with bobby pins.
To make sure the style would stay, he sprayed Alterna Caviar Extra Hold Hair Spray in long, feather strokes all over the 'do.
Emily VanCamp: Young sophisticate
Revenge's Emily VanCamp's stunning dove gray gown and sophisticated 'do was a red carpet winner. TRESemmé Celebrity Stylist John D., created this stunning chignon. John D. has a stylist secret that he's sharing: use a combination (stylists call it a cocktail) of products to create styling results-mix shine, volume and smoothing products together.
First he applied a combination of TRESemmé Smooth Salon Silk Serum and TRESemmé 24 Hour Body Foaming Mousse to Emily's hair. He mixed both products on his palms before applying from roots to ends. Using a round brush, he blew dried her hair. Then he took 1-2 inch sections of hair and curl with a small barrel curling iron, spraying each section with TRESemmé Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray to protect it from the heat. After the hair was curled, he let the tresses cool down, then he used a small bristle brush and worked it through the curls. Then he brushed the hair back (gently) for more volume and texture. After creating a deep side part, he pulled hair into a loose ponytail on one side of the nape of the neck and secured with a band. He then twisted the pony into a chignon, secured it with bobby pins and sprayed of TRESemmé TRES Two Ultra Fine Mist Non-Aerosol Hairspray for shine and hold.
Tell us: Will you try any of these hairstyles at home?
PJ Gach is Senior Editor: Style + Beauty at BettyConfidential.BettyConfidential.com
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