Pink, nude, shell, magenta, red - the carpet at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards boasted every shade of lip under the sun, but where hair was concerned it was waves all the way.
Some of the night's best cascading waves belonged to Mad Men nominee Christina Hendricks, Parks & Recreation nominee Amy Poehler, American Horror Story star Taissa Farmiga, Orange Is The New Black contender Natasha Lyonne and costar Dascha Polanco, Mom winner Allison Janney, actress Gabourey Sidibe and a very sultry Sarah Silverman (who showed off her marijuana vapour pen on the red carpet!).
Teyonah Parris of Mad Men and Modern Family star Sarah Hyland kept their locks on lockdown with sky-high buns, while January Jones debuted a wispy set of bangs and a bold red lip. Crimson was also the preferred pout for Sofia Vergara and Claire Danes.
And then there was Lena Dunham, who tweeted about her beauty secret:
Expert beauty tip: prepare for the Emmys by enjoying some huevos rancheros and allowing your hair to marinate in its own natural oils
— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) August 25, 2014