Star-Tested Holiday Beauty Tips

Add dazzle to any holiday party with hair and makeup tricks from celebs and their pros

MESS IS BEST

Last-minute invite? Don't fret about not having hours to pull together an elaborate coif. Stylist Alex Polillo gave Olivia Wilde this easy updo by braiding a loose ponytail, twisting it into a bun and finishing the look with a Jennifer Behr headband (leather gives polish, but play with sparkling or multistrand styles too!). Voilà – party ready in five minutes!