Red carpet season is the time for Hollywood’s A-list to get dolled up and celebrate all their hard work over the years. This season, we’re wrapping up the most glamorous time of the year with the 87th Oscars and in honor, are taking a look at the last 5 years of red-carpet bliss. See our favorite beauty looks from the leading women who were also experiencing major career breakthroughs at the time.
Sandra Bullock, 2010
With a bright pink lipstick and classic hairstyle, Sandra looked beautiful when she accepted her first Oscar award.
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Kate Winslet, 2010
Just named the face of Lancome’s Fall/Winter ’10 advertising campaign, Kate looked to the iconic brand to make her look gorgeous for her big night.
Mila Kunis, 2011
Mila, who was just name GQ’s Knockout of the Year, looked amazing with a dramatic eye and pretty updo.
Michelle Williams, 2011
Basking in the glory of her new movie, My Week With Marilyn, Michelle stepped out with her signature pixie cut and a nude lip.
Rooney Mara, 2012
With blunt bangs, porcelain skin and a bright red lip, it’s no wonder this was the moment when Rooney Mara became Hollywood’s It girl.
Jessica Chastain, 2012
Red head beauty, Jessica is all smiles after just being name one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People.
Jennifer Lawrence, 2013
Still new to the industry this year, Jennifer looked classic on the night she wins her first Oscar.
Anne Hathaway, 2013
This was the year Anne stunned Hollywood when she stepped out in her newly short ’do.
Lupita Nyong'o, 2014
A pivotal point in her career, Lupita attends her first Oscars and overnight becomes a household name.
Margot Robbie, 2014
The Wolf of Wall Street’s bombshell lead actress, Margot looks almost unrecognizable when she ditches her blonde locks for a dark chocolate brown shade.