Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

What really goes into a red carpet appearance? Pre-awards pics reveal beauty suites and stylists galore

Behind every star on the red carpet lies an army of stylists, beauty routines, pre-show massages and a veritable treasure trove of awards season bling.

As the Emmys and VMAs went down with a well-heeled bang in Hollywood this weekend, we take a look at the flurry of activity that took place behind the scenes in the build-up to both events.

From Girls actress Lena Denham getting her eyelashes curled to Debra Messing donning a Hannibal Lecter-style facemask and Rita Ora flaunting her nails, come check out our favourite pre-award beauty snaps - courtesy of the delights of Instagram:

Related

girls.png

Emmy Awards 2014: The Winners

hero-emmys-2014-2.png

Emmy Awards 2014: Red Carpet Arrivals

rexfeatures_2894975be.jpg

The most memorable and iconic fashion moments from the MTV Video Music Awards

toilet-hero.jpg

Mouldy ceilings, monster plants and false fire places: the world's worst estate agent photos

dis.jpg

Make-up blogger creates stunning Disney lip art

hero.jpg

20 creative stationery and office essentials

Comments

More

These are the top 10 cities where tattoos are given as gifts

And two of them are in the UK...

by Sarah Biddlecombe
30 Nov 2016

Alicia Keys speaks out about impossible beauty standards

“It’s sad that girls can’t be themselves”

by Harriet Hall
28 Nov 2016

Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche: “Women can like make-up and be intellectual”

“I think it’s time to really stop that ridiculous idea that somehow if you’re a serious woman you can’t and should not care about how you look.”

by Harriet Hall
23 Nov 2016

Model Winnie Harlow speaks out against beauty ideals

“My skin doesn’t define me”

by Harriet Hall
22 Nov 2016

It’s now possible to digitally design your own nail art

Get you nails WAH did

by Anna Pollitt
21 Nov 2016

Scientists have discovered an “uncombable hair” gene

Mystery solved.

by Moya Crockett
21 Nov 2016

Stylist's beauty team try homemade multi-masks

Treat your skin to a custom face mask

by The Stylist web team
18 Nov 2016

Wan-old Trump drops statement bouffant hair amid post-election drama

What happened to the campaign trail’s bouffant bombshell?

by Kayleigh Dray
18 Nov 2016

The most popular beauty products of the year so far

From lipsticks to eyebrow palettes, these products have been flying off the shelves

by Sarah Biddlecombe
18 Nov 2016

The best celebrity pixie hair cuts and crops

“Making a dramatic change that isn't reversible is always a worthy experience”

by Kayleigh Dray
18 Nov 2016