The Oscars red carpet is full of glamorous yet traditional styles. But at all the Oscars afterparties and surrounding soirees, that's where the stars go for the more daring hair and makeup looks. See who added edgy elements to their beauty palettes, as well as who stuck to more staid choices. It's all here in our Oscars parties recap.
—Additional reporting by Jessica Cruel
Clad in a yellow Emilio Pucci frock, Solange Knowles kept her makeup look just as bright with orange lipstick and a coordinating cheek color.
Jennifer Lawrence  maintained her chignon updo (the same one she wore at the Oscars) and added gunmetal shadow for her appearance at the Vanity Fair Oscars afterparty.
Ginnifer Goodwin 's Vanity Fair beauty look consisted of wetted hair, a nude lip color, and edgy eye makeup.
Karolina Kurkova also went for the wet hair trend at the Vanity Fair party, pairing it with a winged black eye shadow look.
For the Vanity Fair afterparty, Anne Hathaway  added a punch of lipstick to her elegant Oscars beauty look.
For the Vanity Fair afterparty, Amanda Seyfried 's makeup stayed the same with a touch of lavender on the lids.
But her hair was restyled into a half-up look that was half bun, half twisted plait.
It was a braided crown for Chelsea Handler at the Vanity Fair Oscars afterparty.
Regina King went for gold shadow and gold nail polish to match her sequined gown at the Vanity Fair party.
Julie Bowen added a touch of metallic shadow to complement the lace in her dress at the Vanity Fair party.
Kate Beckinsale  wore a tousled ponytail and pompadour combination to the Vanity Fair Oscars party.
It was matching orange lips and orange dress for Alice Eve at the Vanity Fair afterparty.
At the Vanity Fair party, Chrissy Teigen accented a subtle smoky eye with a bold red lipstick.
Red-orange lipstick and ombré waves made up Amber Heard's bombshell beauty look at the Vanity Fair afterparty.
Selena Gomez  kept her beauty casual with a neutral palette and pulled-back strands at the Vanity Fair afterparty.
At the Vanity Fair Oscar party, Vanessa Hudgens  took a note from the vintage trend currently sweeping red carpets everywhere, coupling retro waves with a classic bold lip.
What a bouffant on Bella Heathcote at the Vanity Fair party! Her look was pulled together with a palette of pink pastel makeup.
At the Vanity Fair party, Paula Patton wore soft curls in her hair and rosy-toned blush and lipstick on her cheeks and lips.
At the Vanity Fair party, milkmaid braids were a formal affair on Kate Bosworth .
Actress Teresa Palmer paired beach waves with bright fuchsia lipstick at the Vanity Fair party.
Rose Byrne stayed with her signature waves and added a pop of bright color on the lip on the Vanity Fair red carpet.
Old Hollywood waves were a no-fail choice for Hilary Swank  at the Vanity Fair Oscars party.
Olivia Munn showed off a daring back-line at the Vanity Fair fete.
Alessandra Ambrosio did it up right at the Vanity Fair party, donning a multifaceted updo and a peach-hued makeup palette.
For her red carpet turn at the Vanity Fair event, Elizabeth Banks matched her lipstick to her dress.
Great skin, great hair. Salma Hayek  got all her beauty aspects right at the Vanity Fair Academy Awards party.
A view of Salma's gorgeous style from the back.
A red lip and sleek updo go hand in hand on the red carpet, as Zoe Saldana  showcased at the Vanity Party soiree.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley coupled her peaches-and-cream complexion with a rosy-hued lip look at the Vanity Fair Oscars party.
At the Vanity Fair party, Halle Berry  made a sexy statement in shimmery shadow and a sexy, tousled pixie.
Minnie Driver 's hazel eyes popped against black liner and pink lipstick at the Vanity Fair party.
Natalie Portman  went with a kitten eye at the Vanity Fair party.
As for her hair, Natalie donned a classic coif at the Vanity Fair party: a simply elegant French twist.
Her dress may have been different from what she wore on the Oscars red carpet earlier in the evening, but Naomi Watts 's late-night Vanity Fair party beauty look remained relatively unchanged.
At the Vanity Fair party, Marisa Tomei took her lob up several notches with loads of volume.
Sandra Bullock  showed off straight and shiny strands on the Vanity Fair party red carpet.
Jennifer Hudson 's ultralong hair was made modern with blunt bangs and a pop of pink lipstick at the Vanity Fair fete.
Diane Kruger  stayed with her tried-and-true makeup palette at the Vanity Fair party: soft pink lipstick and plenty of black mascara.
Allison Williams knows: well-groomed brows do wonders for framing the face. The actress's makeup was flawless at the Vanity Fair party.
Isla Fisher  opted for stick-straight hair at the Vanity Fair party, which she pulled back into a half-up style.
Miranda Kerr  went with vintage waves and a rich pink lip color at the Vanity Fair party.
Lily Collins did a middle-parted updo at the Vanity Fair Oscars party.
From the back, Lily's looped updo was even more glamorous.
Reese Witherspoon 's shiny Vanity Fair party coiffure is the kind of style that will always be on trend.
Rashida Jones looked resplendent in a bright reddish-pink lip at the Vanity Fair party.
Clad in an emerald gown and bright blue earrings, Amy Poehler  added another bright touch to her Vanity Fair party ensemble: hot-pink lipstick.
A tucked-under bob looked sweet on actress Zooey Deschanel  at the Vanity Fair Oscars party.
At the Vanity Fair party, Leslie Mann's glossy waves looked even prettier paired alongside a peachy makeup palette.
Nicole Richie 's lob was styled in loose, beachy waves at Elton John's party.
Britney Spears  wore darkened strands at Elton John's Oscars viewing party.
Paz Vega did old-school waves and sultry eye makeup at Elton John's AIDS Foundation Oscar soiree.
At Elton John's Academy Awards viewing party, Nina Dobrev  opted for a smudgy, charcoal-hued eye makeup palette.
A view of Nina Dobrev 's ponytail from the side.
Mena Suvari kept things classy at Elton John's viewing party.
A pretty pink lipstick and soft updo completed Jaime King's look at Elton John's Oscars viewing party.
Nicki Minaj made an impression at Elton John's Oscars viewing party in pale pink lips and golden blond strands.
Check out this twisted updo on Anna Paquin , which she coupled with an intensely smoky eye at Elton John's AIDS Foundation viewing party.
When does Emma Roberts not look flawless? At the Elton John Oscars viewing party, the young star added a touch of brightness with gold shadow and a dewy complexion.
As for her hair, Emma's low-slung bun looked even cooler twisted off to the side.
Everyone was talking about Emmy Rossum's pearly headpiece, which she wore to Elton John's viewing party.
Emmy's hair was coiled up into a shiny braid in the back.
Also at Elton John's Oscars viewing party was Heidi Klum , who wore her golden strands lightly gelled back away from her face.
Isn't she lovely? Petra Nemcova walked Elton John's Oscars viewing party red carpet in an off-to-the-side updo and heavily lined eyes.
Leave it to Miley Cyrus  to make Elton John's Oscars viewing party red carpet all the more edgy.
For her appearance at Elton John's annual AIDS Foundation viewing party, Rose McGowan made an impression with hot-pink lips and ultrablond strands.
Here's Molly Sims in a knotted updo and black liner at Elton John's Oscars party.
Molly looked elegant in an always-classy bun.
Kelly Osbourne went for loads of liner, and lots of blush, for the Elton John AIDS Foundation viewing party.
Naomi Campbell  has a beauty look that works and she's sticking to it. At Elton John's Oscars party, the model set off her blunt bangs with a warm-hued smoky eye.