Hours before the Emmys' red-carpet coverage even started, a legion of Hollywood's finest stylists, makeup artists, and manicurists dispatched to the homes and hotel rooms of last night's attendees. While they were beautifying television's prettiest, the celebs flooded Instagram and Twitter with glimpses into their preshow madness. Click through to see how Heidi Klum snacks while getting her lipstick applied, how many people it takes to get Rose Byrne red-carpet ready, and what's in the tool kits of Tinsel Town's most talented (hint: It's this Cut-beloved hair dryer) in the slideshow below.
Kaley Cuoco flutters her lashes
The Harry Josh blow-dryer is almost as big a star as Jessica Paré.
Hairstylist Mark Townsend (@marktownsend1) wrangles Paré's hair into a sleek mini-ponytail.
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Rachel Goodwin's (@rachel_goodwin) mood board for January Jone's frosty pink makeup.
Peter Butler (@peterbutlerhair) created a faux bob for Claire Danes
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All the Tarte products Emilia Clarke can handle.
Dawn Broussard (@dawnbroussard) reveals the products she used to create Clarke's Emmy makeup look.
Sarah Hyland teases her Emmys mani — and award-show invite.
Ted Gibson and Laura Dern
Gibson (@tedgibsonbeauty) puts the finishing touches on the Enlightend star's updo.
Georgie Eisdell's American Horror Story–themed cocktail
After sending nominee Jessica Lange off to the red carpet, makeup artist Georgie Eisdell (@georgieeisdell) kicked back with a much-deserved drink.
Anna Gunn's last-minute prep before hitting the red carpet
Gunn had no idea she was about to win Best Supporting Actress when she chose this lipstick.
E! Network's Billy Bush
His stylist had to decamp to the parking lot for Bush's preshow grooming.
Heidi Klum and her team
Klum manages to have a snack while Linda Hay (@lindayhaymakeup) begins makeup application.
Rose Byrne, Kate Lee, and Harry Josh
Mark Townsend's tool kit, with a cameo by everyone's favorite blow-dryer
Townsend (@Marktownsend1) created Allison Williams's all-American waves for last night's ceremony.
Jesse Tyler's new preshow ritual
Candy Crush and eye de-puffing.
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