Most people tune in the Academy Awards to check out the red carpet looks. And that's all well and fine, but there are more significant style statements made than who is wearing what designer gown.
Hair styles are always mentioned—how they work with the gown, if they are glamourous, if they are Hollywood enough, or if they are downright hideous. Those who dish have their favorite celebrities and rarely say a negative word about them, but when they do, it's well-deserved criticism.
This year, the best hair at the 2012 Academy awards is a tie between Esperanza Spalding and Viola Davis; natural never looked so good.
Esperanza's Red Carpet and performance looks:
Viola Davis' Red Carpet Looks:
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