There Was Something Surprising About Dakota Johnson’s Oscars Beauty Look

The 50 Shades actress made a confession on the red carpet...

You can always count on Dakota Johnson to stand out on the red carpet, and her look for the 89th Academy Awards didn’t disappoint.

The Fifty Shades Of Grey star opted for a gold Gucci dress that boasted a high neck, pleats and giant bow detailing. Adding to the glamour, Dakota accessorised with a sparkling necklace that sat just on the neckline.

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In fact, the actress revealed that her Cartier jewellery was on loan ‘from a museum’, and that she had ‘bodyguards’ following her around to protect it. Now that’s dedication…


But it was the 27-year-old’s beauty look that really took people by surprise.

Letting the dress do all of the talking, Dakota left her hair poker-straight, only revealing an intricate updo from the back.

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According to Teen Vogue, ‘For Dakota Johnson’s look at this year’s Academy Awards, we took great inspiration from the 1990s.’

He added, ‘Because her dress, and especially the collar, was so gorgeous and ornate, we wanted to keep the hair sleek, straight, and minimal.’

Taking to Instagram to showcase his work, Mark wrote: ‘❤ Because I so love a half up hair moment ❤ @dakotajohnson making my hair dreams come true yet again ❤ @scunci hairpins + @dove #ExtraHoldHairspray ❤ ‘.

But what of her make-up look?

Well, according to DJ, she wasn’t wearing any. Er.

Talking to E!‘s Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet, she said: ‘I’m not going out wearing any makeup.’

He asked, ‘You’re not wearing any makeup?!’

LOL. Yup, we’re pretty sure she was kidding.