If anyone can inspire you to switch up your hair style, it’s Julianne Hough.
She endlessly experiments with different cuts. That chic pixie you’ve always wanted but never dared try? Julianne’s worn it, along with complex braids, top knots, glossy waves, and much, much more. In honor of the star’s 30th birthday this July 20, here are her 30 most incredible beauty moments of all time. — jas
Simple, yet flawless. Julianne wore her long blonde locks loose for the 2012 Guys Choice Awards.
Voluminous curls were a hallmark of her Dancing with the Stars aesthetic circa 2012, as effortless looking as those incredible moves on the dance floor!
A lopsided top knot crowned this sunny yellow Kaufmanfranco dress at the Rock of Ages Los Angeles premiere, to which a candy red lip added a vibrant finishing touch.
A sweet headband added charm to monochrome Valentino accented with puffy, polkadot shoulders.
Flapper flashback! Smooth waves lent a retro vibe to the Georges Hobeika sweetheart dress the dancer took to the 64th Primetime Emmys.
In classic Calvin Klein, the starlet donned a burgundy lip and set her tresses in an intricate braided updo at ELLE’s 2012 Women in Hollywood event.
Channeling vintage glamour again, a sparkling Jenny Packham dress really brought out Julianne’s eyes with glossy waves framing her face.
An unexpected bouffant that almost suggested a faux-hawk added edge to the celeb’s appearance at the Breaking Dawn premiere, complemented by a nude lip.
Taking her experiment with volume to all new heights, a poofy hairdo kept this gilded Monique Lhuillier outfit light.
The LA premiere of Safe Haven was a big night for the film’s leading lady and her outfit was worthy of a true fairytale. Elaborate, airy curls and light makeup made her Alberta Ferretti dress even more elegant.
Innumerable bobby pins added statement texture to her updo at 2013’s punk-themed Met Gala, making it one of the best hairstyles of the night.
Spunky and spiky! Piecey tendrils shaped this sharp, tousled bob.
Isolated braids elevated her black, chantilly lace look at an after party following the 2014 Golden Globes.
This fierce pixie goes down as one of Julianne’s most daring looks. A coral lip completed the lovely effect at the 2014 Radio Disney Awards.
The 2014 Emmys saw Julianne step out with a fun bob topping off her refined DSquared2 dress, accessorized with Chopard jewelry.
Stepping things up a notch further, the star emphasized her gradient highlights by weaving her tresses into a silky updo formed by a dramatic, zigzag part.
Twisting her tresses into a glistening top knot, not a hair was out of place in this sharp look.
The definition of luxuriousness, this relaxed updo revealed a glimpse of Dana Rebecca earrings.
Pulling her sleek strands up into a polished ponytail, Julianne kept attention on her intense, kohl rimmed eyes.
A burgundy lip, ruby earrings, and center parted hair combined for one of Julianne’s most sophisticated appearances.
The star raised the bar for the wet hair trend of 2016, combing her glistening strands back and radiating a natural glow.
With her platinum tresses perfectly straight and parted simply down the center, rosy makeup went well with this pale lavender Zuhair Murad dress.
This two-part braid is a prime example of the carefully crafted hairstyles Julianne prefers.
Straight, face framing bangs and a touch of iridescent eyeshadow made for an ethereal combination.
A ruby and diamond Dvani earring anchored another glamorous side part at the 2017 Creative Arts Emmys.
Taking things even further in the same direction, the deepest of deep side parts gracefully framed dramatic brows at the 2017 Emmys.
Dotted Georges Chakra Spring 2017 Couture plus a polished updo and dewy makeup? The result was purely refreshing.
A longer length did justice to this icy platinum shade, perfect for winter. Fierce eyes were balanced by a glossed peach lip.
Bold brows softened by rosy eyeshadow lent a quirky touch and were amplified by another inventive side part which showed off drop earrings.
Fans were thrilled when Julianne pulled out all the stops for this year’s Oscars, ditching her signature blonde color for warm crimson. Bright red lipstick screamed Hollywood glam as her gleaming curls cascaded over both shoulders. It was one of the best beauty transformations of the night, not to mention this star’s career — and that is really saying something! — jas