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Celeb nail watch: The 2012 Oscars

Chrissy Callahan is a freelance beauty/fashion writer and editor. She has written for a variety of different websites and covered everything from NY Fashion Week to interviews with top industry professionals. For the latest beauty and fa...

Nailing it

The dresses, the hair, the makeup! And the nails. We've showed you who wore what and how to get their looks, and now SheKnows is dishing on the nail colors four of Hollywood's hottest stars sported on their fingers.

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Jessica Chastain

The Academy Award nominee wowed in a hand-embroidered Alexander McQueen gown with yellow Harry Winston diamonds and Brian Atwood heels last night. What nail color did she choose? essie's Berry Hard!

"I wanted to create a classic, timeless nail to complement Jessica's yellow canary diamond ring and beautiful fair skin," celebrity manicurist Debbie Leavitt said.

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Shailene Woodley

This star of The Descendants made our worst dressed list (sorry, honey!) but we do approve of her neutral manicure! Shailene's manicurist, Nettie Davis, says the actress chose a mix of essie's Ballet Slippers and Au Natural to complement her gown: "I wanted to create a simple nail to complement Shailene's mod '70s style dress. I created a neutral beige mixing Ballet Slippers and Au Natural."

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Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler dazzled in gold last night on the Oscars red carpet, and carried around the night's hottest accessory -- George Clooney! The former wrestler paired her gorgeous metallic gown with a subtle nude nail color: OPI's Samoan Sand.

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Amy Adams

The Muppets star walked the red carpet in a figure-hugging silver gown, and complemented her metallic look with a neutral nail hue: OPI's Samoan Sand.

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