Brie Larson’s Beauty Evolution, from Fresh-Faced Teen to Glamorous Leading Lady

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In the past decade, actress Brie Larson has made quite an impression on the red carpet. The W cover star made her debut as a smiley natural blonde in 2002, but over the years has tried a variety of hair colors–from red to brunette to all shades of blonde–and makeup trends. Here, a look back at the Room and Kong: Skull Island star’s best beauty looks on the red carpet.


At the age of 13, Brie Larson arrives fresh faced with shoulder length blonde locks at the Hansel & Gretel film premiere in Los Angeles in 2002.


In 2007, actress Brie Larson attended the Los Angeles Film Festival for The Beautiful Ordinary film premiere with long, tousled waves and sun-kissed skin.


Arriving at the 2009 TCA Summer Tour, Larson wore her hair in a tousled up do with swept over bangs, and kept her makeup natural and dewey with a hint of lip gloss and highlighter.


At the screening of Short Term 12 in 2013, actress Brie Larson looks fresh faced and luminous with her hair in naturally tousled waves.


At The Gambler premiere in New York in 2014, actress Brie Larson looked sleek and sophisticated with her dark brown hair pulled back into a simple bun, and a subtle smoky eye.


Glowing at the Begin Again premiere in New York in 2014, Larson wore her blonde hair in round, bouncy curls with luminous, sun-kissed skin.


Actress Brie Larson attended the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards with her hair in a tight high pony, and a pleasant hint of rosy blush on her cheeks.


At the 7th Annual Governors Awards in 2015, Larson wore her dark hair in a center part, pulled back into a low sleek bun. Her makeup was simple, yet glamorous, thanks to a smoky eye and a nude glossy lip.


Larson wore her highlighted hair in a sleek side bun with a golden shimmery eye and luminous skin at the BFI London Film Festival in 2015.


Larson looked simple and chic at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards in 2016, wearing her straight hair in a deep side part with a dusty rose lip.


At the 88th Annual Academy Awards in 2016, Oscar-winning actress Brie Larson looked elegant with her hair in a sleek, braided half up do, and a bold berry-colored lip that perfectly coordinated with her blue gown.


Larson wore her hair in a messy up do, and brightly colored makeup–blue eyeliner, coral red lipstick–at the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards.


Wearing a copper smoky eye and a sleek side bun to compliment her busy, patterned dress, Larson attended the Free Fire film premiere during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.


At the 89th Annual Academy Awards in 2017, Larson looked stunning with almost wet, wavy hair and a bold, coral red lip.


At the Kong: Skull Island film premiere in 2017, Brie Larson wore her warm, golden hair in a elegant ‘S’ wave up do with a sleek cat eye and neutral lip color.