If you thought the Oscars were a big night for beauty, then you should check out the parties that happen before the big event. All the big names in Hollywood stepped out looking their best to clink Champagne glasses and celebrate their nominations leading up to the show. See how your favorite starlets celebrated Oscar week in style.
It was a casual half-up hairstyle for Nina Dobrev  at the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party. Her makeup palette remained neutral to match her embellished attire.
Emmy Rossum twisted her long hair back into a low ponytail for the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party. A hot-pink lip hue added extra oomph.
Kerry Washington's blunt bangs were accented with fully rimmed black eyeliner at the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party.
At the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party, Jennifer Lawrence  wore a serious smoky eye with shades of brown and black.
At the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party, Salma Hayek  wore a bold red lipstick to accent her natural curls.
Rachel Zoe  visited the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party with her signature bangs and eyeliner style in tow.
Model Chanel Iman opted for a pale pink lip color, stick-straight strands, and fringe covering one eye — a very sultry combination.
It was all about curls for Julia Stiles at the Weinstein Company Academy Award Party.
Kate Bosworth  was stunning in pink lipstick and a ponytail for the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner.
At the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner, Alice Eve chose a simple beauty look with face-framing fringe and an orange-toned lip color.
As usual, January Jones 's unique style stood above the rest. At the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner, she wore a high pompadour style and equally dramatic black eyeliner.
Rose Byrne kept it simple at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner with a neutral makeup palette and effortless waves.
Rachel Zoe  didn't stray far from her never-fail formula at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner: black eyeliner, red lipstick, and loose waves.
At the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner, Jessica Chastain opted for a loose bun and rosy makeup shades to complement her alabaster complexion and ensemble.
Actress Nora Zehetner exuded classic beauty at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner wearing a lace gown and brick red lipstick.
Lily Collins sported beachy waves, bold brows, and a cool pink lipstick at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner.
An aubergine lip hue on Zoë Kravitz paired perfectly with her edgy haircut at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner.
An apple-red lipstick added a fiery note to Ginnifer Goodwin 's neutral palette at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner.
Chloë Grace Moretz
Chloë Grace Moretz attended the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner in a casual updo and barely there makeup palette.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was perfectly bronzed at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner with golden hair and makeup. A pop of pink lipstick kept it fresh and bright.
It was an array of golden shades on actress Felicity Jones at the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner. Her split bangs were styled to frame a bronze smoky eye and frosty pink gloss.
At the Chanel Pre-Oscars Dinner, Bella Heathcote swept her signature bangs to the side to let her standout smoky eye makeup shine.
At the Montblanc Pre-Oscars Brunch with UNICEF, Hilary Swank  wore sleek and smooth retro waves paired with an all-pink makeup look.
Emmy Rossum also went for shades of pink and loose curls at the Montblanc Pre-Oscars Brunch.
Rosario Dawson  kept it casal in straight hair with a slight bend on the ends at the Montblanc Pre-Oscars Brunch.
Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr  smoldered in a glossy red lip and side swept waves at the QVC Red Carpet Style Party.
With a braided updo and metallic smoky eyes, Nicole Richie  channeled her boho vibe with a heavy dose of glamour at the QVC Red Carpet Style Party.
Heidi Klum  opted for frosted eye shadow, loads of mascara, and a swipe of light pink lipstick for the QVC Red Carpet Style Party.
At the QVC Red Carpet Style Party, Kristin Chenoweth  paired her signature curls with a inky black smoky eye.
Jennifer Hudson  swept on a bright berry lipstick at the QVC Red Carpet Style Party. She styled her hair in gorgeous curls which complemented her heavy fringe.
Best actress nominee Jessica Chastain offset her signature waves with a pop of pink lipstick at the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party.
The lovely Molly Sims paired a fairly neutral makeup palette with soft, beachy waves at the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party.
Styling her hair in a half updo, Kate Walsh  swept a frosty gray shadow across her eyes at the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party. To add some drama, she lined her eyes in an inky black.
Tracee Ellis Ross
Tracee Ellis Ross kept things classic, opting for red lips and a side split updo at the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party.
Keeping her hair natural, Viola Davis lined her eyes in a dramatic black at the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party.
Octavia Spencer chose an elegant updo for the Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party, which she paired with some flicked out eyeliner.
True Blood star Anna Paquin  partied at The Great British Film Reception with loose waves and a sexy cat eye.
Kelly Rowland paired full fringe and waves with perfectly flicked-out liner at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Naomi Campbell , whose show The Face premiered this month, stuck to her signature straight style at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Rocking a sleek bob and a dusty-pink shadow, Meagan Good looked classically glamorous at the Essence Luncheon.
Going for a classic beauty look, Garcelle Beauvais opted for a topknot and smoky metallic liner at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Tracee Ellis Ross
At the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, Tracee Ellis Ross' natural hair was the focal point of her look, with a pop of red on her lips for some panache.
Now a role model for women who want to go natural, Oprah Winfrey 's voluminous locks stole the show at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Zero Dark Thirty actress Jessica Chastain partied at TheWrap's fourth annual Oscar preparty with pink lips and her signature sideswept waves.
At the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, a beautiful half updo and gilded mascara paired perfectly with soft-pink lips for Sanaa Lathan.
Naomie Harris styled her hair in tight curls, while keeping her eye shadow frosty and white at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon. A swipe of gloss across her lips finished the look.
At the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, Regina Hall kept her makeup palette light by sticking to pinks on her cheeks and lips. She finished the look off with a tight ponytail.
Laila Ali's short crop was styled in curls, and the former pro boxer kept her makeup soft and feminine with plenty of pinks at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Full, voluminous waves were Gabrielle Union 's hair choice du jour at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, and pretty metallic shadow was the icing on the cake.
Tia Mowry's winged liner and glossy nude lips paired for a gorgeously glamorous look at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
At the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, a streak of blond in Tatyana Ali's hair peeked out, while her pink eye shadow lent a look that was both edgy and sweet.
Who said big hair had to stay in the '80s? Keke Palmer made an amazing case for the style at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, pairing her voluminous kinks with punchy pink lipstick.
Tamara Mowry also opted for pink lips at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, but paired her softer lipstick hue with an elegant updo.
Jessica Chastain wore a fairly natural look to Kari Feinstein's PreAcademy Award Style Lounge, paring neutral makeup with her signature waves.
Plenty of lashes and glossy pink lips were perfection on model Alessandra Ambrosio at Kari Feinstein's PreAcademy Awards Style Lounge.
At the Vanity Fair Campaign to celebrate Silver Linings Playbook, Jennifer Lawrence  twisted her lighter-looking locks into a piecey bun and wore a neutral makeup palette.
Amanda Seyfried  twisted her long locks under and to the side to create a faux-lob at the Vanity Fair Campaign to celebrate Les Misérables.
Anne Hathaway  went for a pageboy-esque style with her pixie cut at the Vanity Fair Campaign to celebrate Les Misérables.
At the Global Green USA Pre-Oscar Party, Emmy Rossum paired a gorgeous vintage hairstyle with a bright, matte pink lipstick.
Emmy Rossum slicked her hair to the side with exposed bobby pins and then rolled her hair up and over itself to create the fluid-looking style.
Australian beauty Miranda Kerr  paired a vibrant coral lipstick with her neon dress and textured ponytail at the Global Green USA Pre-Oscar Party.
Also at the Global Green USA party, Sophia Bush paired her full fringe with an oxblood hue on her lips.