PIX: The hottest red carpet hairstyles
When it comes to red carpet appearances, actresses go all out to achieve that perfect look. Dress from a leading international designer? Check. The latest season Jimmy Choos or Louboutins? Check.
And what about their hairdos? While it's an integral part of the whole look in the west, our ladies in Bollywood have recently woken up to the wonders a well thought-out hairdo can do to their dress.
So here we go hairstyle spotting, the hottest and the most interesting ones, one at a time!
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Cannes, 2011
Remember the awesomeness that Ash was at Cannes? The actress looke and moved like a dream at the biggest film festival in the world and was even feted as one of the best dressed attendees.
This particular hairstyle saw her veer away from her play-safe mode as she went for a tight-upswept do and pulled it off.
Image: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Photographs: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Bipasha Basu at IIFA, 2007
Image: Bipasha Basu
Photographs: REUTERS/David Moir
Deepika Padukone at Cannes, 2010
Deepika Padukone was all about Indian charm in a Rohit Bal sari when she turned up for the premiere of a film at last year's Cannes Film Festival.
The actress went for a chic soft bun that beautifully complemented her Indian look without being too ethnic.
Image: Deepika Padukone
Photographs: REUTERS/Yves Herman
Sonam Kapoor at Cannes, 2011
Sonam Kapoor dazzled all with her haut-couture hotness in a Jean Paul Gaultier gown. Her Grecian updo with soft curls made her look even more dreamy.
Image: Sonam Kapoor
Photographs: Ian Gavan/Getty Images
Priyanka Chopra at Toronto Film Festival, 2009
Priyanka tried out something new when she appeared for the screening of her film What's Your Rashee at the Toronto Film Festival.
Only the dress, like the film, failed to do any wonders for her. And what was she thinking pairing that hairdo with that outfit?
Image: Priyanka Chopra
Photographs: REUTERS/Mark Blinch
Shilpa Shetty at a London photocall, 2007
Back when Shilpa was hot property in Britain, the actress attended the photocall of the film Miss Bollywood - The Musical in London wearing this rather fetching headgear.
Hope she didn't break into a samba dance routine.
Image: Shilpa Shetty
Photographs: REUTERS/Anthony Harvey
Sonakshi Sinha at IIFA, 2011
Image: Sonakshi Sinha
Photographs: Reuters/Mike Cassese
Genelia D'Souza at IIFA, 2011
Image: Genelia D'Souza