The ultimate red carpet event, the 2016 Oscars/ Academy Awards was held at the Dolby Theatre, on February 28, where Hollywood's elite has gathered to celebrate an amazing year in film. 

Hollywood's leading ladies have put their best looks forward and ensured a truly glamorous red carpet and the 2016 Oscars hairstyles and beauty looks will definitely inspire women looking for new trends for wedding season. Let's see the best Oscars hairstyles spotted on this year's Academy Awards red carpet. 

2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Classic Updos

Classic updos are the diva go-to Oscars hairstyles. Charlize Theron, Jennifer Lawrence, Heidi Klum and Stephanie Bauer all graced the Academy Awards red carpet wearing classic updos.  

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Simple Down-dos

Subdued down-dos were the hairstyle of choice for Reese Witherspoon and Julianne Moore, which enabled them to let their extravagant earrings take center stage of their Oscars red carpet look. 

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Old Hollywood Curls

Old Hollywood curls are stunning hairstyle choice for the Academy Awards red carpet. Lady Gaga and Andra Day both wore glamorous Old Hollywood hairstyles. 

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Half Up Hairstyles

Oscar winners Alicia Vikander and Brie Larson both chose to wear more simple half-up/half down hairstyles which perfectly complimented their busy red carpet gowns. 

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Bob Haircuts

Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence both wore their bob haircuts styled rather minimally for the 2016 Oscars. Cate Blanchett added a little movement to her neck-length cut, while Jennifer wore her platinum blonde angled bob with a hint of volume and the crown and a smooth and shiny finish.

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Textured Waves

Margot Robbie, Maria Menounos and Sophie Turner wanted to keep their red carpet looks fresh and modern at the Oscars, by opting for textured wavy hairstyles. 

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Twisted Updos

Slicked, twisted updos were also a popular choice on the Oscars red carpet. Rooney Mara, Tina Fey and Daisy Ridley opted for different variations on the twisted updo at the glamorous event. 

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2016 Oscars Hairstyles: Ponytails

Two different versions of the ponytail was spotted among the Oscars hairstyles with Isla Fisher wearing a wavy pony with face-framing pieces pulled out, while Sophia Vergara's smooth ponytail is pulled tightly to the nape of the neck, with a hint of volume at the crown.

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