The Stars Brought Their Beauty A-Game To The Oscars After-Party

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After the show, it's the after-party, and after the party, it's the... well, we won't speculate further about where stars end their Oscar celebrations, but we know one thing: The post-show events tend to be a whole lot more fun than the ceremony. (Although we have to say, between the Jimmy Kimmel jokes, the biggest screw-up in history, and the candy falling from above, this year's show was damn good television.)
Still, the after-party is where the stars get to dance, down Champagne, and celebrate their big wins. Which means, of course, that it requires a totally new beauty look.
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The pre-show Oscars red carpet was loaded with big beauty moments. To name a few: Halle Berry’s natural hair debut, Janelle Monáe’s brand-new haircut, and Olivia Culpo’s daring ponytail and bang duo. But that was just the beginning. When the envelope debacle finished off the night with a bang, the A-listers rushed through hair and makeup all over again and headed to pose on the carpets outside of Hollywood's coolest parties.
Ahead, check out the hottest late-night looks you haven't seen yet.
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Elizabeth Banks

An embellished dress meant an all-nude face palette for Banks — and it worked.
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Adriana Lima

The supermodel paired her white gown with the most classic red lip and a sleek, deep side part.
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Thandie Newton

Many actresses went for metallic or black dresses last night, but Newton switched it up with a vibrant dress and a gorgeous teal smoky eye.
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Katy Perry

Although the platinum look is a first for Perry, she rocks it like she's had it forever.
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Vanessa Hudgens

We rarely see Hudgens with her long, wavy hair pulled back, but we love this edgy look on her — and talk about an intense eye moment.
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Jessica Alba

A high pony and berry lip is the perfect party pairing.
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Diane Kruger

Kruger may have skipped the red carpet, but her post-Oscars look was a surefire win. A major nod to classic Hollywood glam, the actress paired an S-wave bob with a cat-eye.
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Allison Williams

Williams was just one of the stars debuting Glossier's newest makeup launch.
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Tessa Thompson

Thompson went for a muted maroon eyeshadow that proves red looks just as great on the lids as it does on the lips.
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Nathalie Emmanuel

We're a huge fan of piercings (and tattoos) on the red carpet, and Emmanuel rocked her nose ring like a badass.
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Ruby Rose

While we missed this bombshell at the actual party, we're glad she made it to the Elton John AIDS Foundation's Academy Awards Viewing Party. We would've hated to miss her signature smoky eye.
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Ciara

That motherhood glow was Ciara's best accessory last night.
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Emma Stone

The big winner of the night, Stone arrived to the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party with her hair up and piercings out.
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Mary J. Blige

There were plenty of hair transformation moments on the pre-show red carpet last night, but this has got to be the best afterparty one — hands down.
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Lily Collins

Collins has been killing awards season this year and she certainly went out with a bang. We think the actress is bringing gothic beauty back in a big way.
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Jasmine Tookes

Tookes knows how to work the camera, but it's her iridescent glow and perfect contour that has our eye.
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Michelle Dockery

Dockery's neutral lip gloss is so flattering.
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Laverne Cox

The Orange is the New Black star opted out of a hair accessory and wore a Dutch braid instead.
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Sarah Paulson

Paulson is fearless when it comes to color, and pairing her marigold dress with a darker shade of brunette color was an instant win.
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Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara's signature dark hair and red lip duo is one of our favorite Hollywood couples.
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Emily Ratajkowski

This duo-chrome smoky eye is at the top of our must-try list.
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Nina Dobrev

Bobs and chokers go together like Chrissy Teigen and Twitter (and Snapchat and Instagram).
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Reese Witherspoon

Would it be the Oscars if Witherspoon's bangs didn't make an appearance?
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Amy Adams

We can always expect Adams to go for glamorous curls to end the night.
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Zoë Kravitz

Kravitz dropped the mic on the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party red carpet with her undone braids and sexy curls.
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Alicia Vikander

Vikander wasn't nominated this year, but her brand-new cut definitely deserves some love.
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Olivia Munn

Munn just might have found the Fountain of Youth (and the perfect red lipstick).
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Kate Hudson

The actress is beyond cool in bronze.
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Yvonne Orji

Pro tip: To brighten up a smoky eye, line the waterline with a light, shimmery pencil.
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Tracee Ellis Ross

If you need #hairspo, go to Ross. She kept her makeup natural and radiant so her braided updo could shine.
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Kate Bosworth

Inspired by Grace Kelly, Bosworth's Oscars look was all about glamour and utter star power — nothing can beat that oxblood lip.
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Chanel Iman

When we finally took a moment to stop staring at her wavy bob, we noticed how pretty and simple she makes a glossy nude lip look.
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Freida Pinto

Who knew a blue dress, red lip, and bronze eye would work so well together?
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