Lupita Nyong'o's Best Beauty Looks

35 Reasons We Can't Wait to See Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars

NAACP Image Awards

You may not be familiar with the name Lupita Nyong'o, but you should be. Not only is she one of the stars of 12 Years a Slave, which is already generating a whole lot of Oscar buzz, but she's also on the verge of completely blowing up the beauty world, and for good reason. Lupita is clutch at pairing bright, bold colours with her makeup on the red carpet . . . a talent not many women have. But when you're brave enough to rock a shaved head, bright hues are just a stroll in the park. Ahead, we have 24 red carpet reasons why Lupita should be on your radar.