Despite what Instagram beauty influencers might lead you to believe, you don't have to excel in cut creases and Kardashian-calibre contouring to experiment with your hair and makeup. Just look at Emma Watson: Her vibe is earthy and understated, but just because her beauty routine incorporates boob oil and pubic-hair serum doesn't mean she can't provide major inspiration for a no-frills look that's as minimal as it is pretty.
Although the star prefers to keep a low profile in her private life, Watson always makes her moments in the spotlight count. Whether it's a press appearance for an upcoming film, or she's standing up for Hollywood's anti-harassment campaign at the Oscars, she knows how to bring her A-game every time, taking standard trends like bold lipstick, bolder brows, and romantic hairstyles and making them look fresh and modern. Ahead, the five beauty looks Watson has mastered during her time as a red-carpet regular...
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She's willing to try anything — even micro-fringe.