Every year Hollywood’s A-list pops up in droves for one of the hippest nights of the year: The Academy Awards. And while the celebration of the best movies of the year is the reason we come together, it’s the red carpet arrivals where we get our first glimpses of what everyone is wearing that catches our attention. And of course it’s always an evening full of dreamy couture and dazzling jewels than we can count, but the moments of beauty are downright iconic too.
Over the past few decades, the Oscars hype and enviable beauty looks have only gotten bigger, better, and more glamorous. That’s why we decided to take a look back at the jaw-dropping hair and makeup moments that defined the 2000s, 2010s and beyond to bring you a nostalgic cut of the 25 best Oscars beauty looks of the to offer the new millennium. Scroll on for all the looks that still live rent-free in our minds.