Jessica Chastain’s Boldest Hairstyles, From The Help to Miss Sloane

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Known for her fiery red locks and luminous porcelain skin, W March Cover star, Jessica Chastain has always been a red carpet standout. And while The Help star has never strayed from her famous red color, the Miss Sloane actress has played with various lengths and styles throughout the years. The Golden Globe winner has always kept a simple, yet elegant look: a soft smoky eye and nude lip, but is is never afraid to go bold with a exaggerated cat eye or satin red lip. As the Zero Dark Thirty actress turned 40 on Friday, we take a look back at her most memorable beauty moments on the red carpet.


Arriving at the HFPA Salute To Young Hollywood Party, Jessica Chastain wears her famous red locks in soft curls with a pink berry lip. (2008)


Chastain wears swept over bangs with a subtle grey smoky eye and a nude pink lip at the InStyle Magazine’s 8th annual Summer Soiree. (2009)


Wearing her hair in a tousled up do with loose curls framing her face and luminous skin, Chastain arrives at the Los Angeles film premiere of Somewhere. (2010)


With a hint of blush on the cheeks, natural waves and a rosy pink lip, the actress keeps her look minimal at the Take Shelter film premiere at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.


At the New York Film Critics Circle Awards, Chastain wears her shoulder length locks sleek straight with a taupe smoky eye and a nude lip. (2012)


At the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards, Chastain glows with luminous skin while keeping her hair swept back in soft curls. (2012)


Chastain radiates at the 84th Annual Academy Awards , keeping her hair in a middle-parted, wavy half up do with a subtle cat eye and a nude lip. (2012)


Celebrating her Golden Globe win for her role in Zero Dark Thirty, Chastain wears her hair in sleek, yet elegant curls with berry lip at the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards . (2013)


At the Interstellar film premiere in London, Chastain wears her hair in a sleek, side-parted low bun with a dark grey smoky eye. (2014)


Wearing her red rocks swept over in sleek curls with a coral red lip, Chastain arrives the Los Angeles film premiere of Interstellar.


Wearing her hair in a tousled high pony with an exaggerated smoky eye, Chatain attends the Interstellar New York film premiere. (2014)


At the 16th Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle Post-Golden Globe Party, Chastain wears her long, soft curls side-parted with a golden smoky eye and a glossy nude lip. (2015)


Keeping her hair in a simple top knot with a bold cat eye and a soft pink lip, Chastain attends the Jameson Empire Awards in 2015.


At the 2015 Costume Institute Gala, the starlet wears her red locks in sleek ‘S’ waves with a shimmery gold eye and glossy red lip.


With her shoulder length locks in natural waves, Chastain wears an exaggerated taupe smoky eye and luminous skin at the 2015 National Board of Review Gala.


At the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards, Chastain wears her hair in a sleek, side-parted braided bun with a frosted silver eye and a sheer pink lip. (2017)