The hottest celebrities have put their best face forward tonight at the 2012 Grammy Awards celebrations. From chic updos, sleek ponytails to effortless waves and voluminous curls, the red carpet was dominated by playful simplicity. Check out the best celebrity hairstyles from the 2012 Grammy Awards!

The biggest names in Hollywood strode down the red carpet to celebrate one of the biggest nights in the music industry. The 54th edition of the Annual GRAMMY Awards was held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.
Armed with the best fashion, hair and makeup specialists of the industry, celebrities have proven to be a veritable source of inspiration for the hottest beauty looks of the season. From stylish updos to effortless waves, the night's red carpet looks have taken the place of elaborately sculpted hairstyles we usually see at various glamorous events. Check out some of the best celebrity hairstyles spotted at the 2012 Grammy Awards!

Stylish Updos

Alicia Keys Updo Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsAlciia KeysKaty Perry Updo Hairstyle 2012 Grammy Awards Katy PerryParis Hilton Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsParis HiltonTaylor Swift Updo Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsTaylor Swift

Pretty Ponytails

Fergie Ponytail Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsFergieSnooki Ponytail Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsSnookiCarrie Underwood Ponytail Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsCarrie UnderwoodJessie J Ponytail Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsJessie J

Shoulder-Length Locks

Kelly Osbourne Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsKelly OsbourneAdele Blonde Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsAdeleRihanna Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsRihannaJulianne Hough Sleek Hairstyle 2012 Grammy AwardsJulianne Hough

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