Forget the intricate updos and the belabored curls: this year, hair at the Oscars was all about modern glamour. That means celebs鈥 tresses were largely equal parts polished and pieced apart for the biggest moment of award season, making red carpet beauty feel more effortless 鈥 and attainable 鈥 than ever. Scroll below to see the I-could-totally-do-this hairstyles sported by the biggest names in Hollywood.


1. Lupita Nyong鈥檕: Leave it to Lupita to go matchy-matchy in the most unexpected way: with her super short cut styled to mimic the pearls on her gorgeous custom Calvin Klein dress. It鈥檚 punk hair at its most elegant. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


2. Chrissy Teigen: Chrissy 鈥淨ueen of Waves鈥 Teigen ditches her signature beach waves and proves she can also dominate a more refined, Old Hollywood hairstyle too. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


3. Zoe Saldana: The loose, messy curls that delicately frame Zoe鈥檚 face might be the most romantic updo of the red carpet. (Photo via Fazer Harrison/Getty)


4. Dakota Johnson: No one wears piece-y bangs better (sexier?) than Dakota Johnson, who keeps her hairstyle just-rolled-outta-bed casual in a loosely pulled-back pony. (Photo via Frazer Harrison/Getty)


5. Rosamund Pike: Rosamund鈥檚 not-too-messy bun strikes an enviable balance you can bet we鈥檒l be trying to replicate on the daily. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


6. Marion Cotillard: A dramatic side part has never looked more elegant than Marion鈥檚 sleek swoop that twists gracefully around her ear. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


7. Zendaya: Zendaya鈥檚 two-toned dreadlocks are the perfect combination of playful and pretty (can you spot those gorg gold embellishments?). It鈥檚 a perfect pick-me-up accent to her classic white gown. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


8. Margot Robbie: Margot鈥檚 ultra-shiny textured bob is the ultimate second-day hair inspiration for short-haired girls everywhere. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


9. Carmen Ejogo: This is how you make retro-inspired hair feel modern. Cameron mixes soft flapper-style curls with a modern dye job to keep her look unmistakably of the moment. (Photo via Jason MerrittGetty)


10. Gina Rodriguez: Gina pays homage to 鈥60s yearbook hair with a giant bouffant that鈥檚 elegantly knotted in the back. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


11. Anna Kendrick: One word: effortless. Anna鈥檚 wind-swept updo takes side swept hair to the next level. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


12. Genesis Rodriguez: Genesis Rodriguez makes us want to ditch the hairbrush the next time we suit up for a black tie event. Her messy down do is hands down the sexiest on the red carpet. (Photo via Frazer Harrison/Getty)


13. Rita Ora: Just when you thought barely-brushed hair was it, Rita Ora makes a pretty solid case for super slicked-back tresses with her elegantly gelled white-hot pixie cut. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


14. Viola Davis: Viola鈥檚 picked-out hair adds the perfect amount of texture to her silky gown, just like her edgy lip color and va-va-voom lashes. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


15. Scarlett Johansson: Prediction: shaved sides *will* be the next big hair trend for short-haired It girls thanks to ScarJo鈥檚 punky look. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


16. Emma Stone: Emma Stone just does not stop with the bob styling inspiration. Her asymmetrical 鈥榙o is nothing less than DDG. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


17. Anna Faris: Sorry, Felicity Jones. Anna Ferris *wins* for best straight-across bangs of the night, which were minimally styled along with loosely set waves. (Photos via Jason Merritt/Getty)


18. Nicole Kidman: Nicole Kidman makes a serious case for long 鈥90s-feeling layers with her flipped out cut. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


19. Solange Knowles: We LOVE a girl who embrace her hair鈥檚 natural texture, so we can鈥檛 help but swoon over Solange鈥檚 larger-than-life finger wave bob. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


20. Faith Hill: Short and sweet perfectly describes Faith Hill鈥檚 rusted root pixie cut, which has an 鈥80s feel to it that we don鈥檛 hate. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


21. Lady Gaga: Of course Lady Gaga would give us more than a simple knotted ponytail. She takes the hair trend to the next level with twisted ends and red floral embellishments that make her classic lips pop. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)


22. Jared Leto: How could we *not* include Jared Leto among the ranks of best locks at the award show? The length. The ombre color. The wavy style we鈥檙e pretty sure he DIY-ed using our #wokeuplikethis tutorial. (Photo via Jason Merritt/Getty)

Who had your favorite hairstyle on the Oscars red carpet? Tell us in the comments below.