LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - MAY 09: Meg Stalter attends HBO Max's Hacks Season 2 Los Angeles Premiere at DGA Theater Complex on May 09, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic for HBO)

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Meg Stalter is bringing Y2K beauty to the Emmys red carpet. The comic and actor arrived at the award present in a sizzling-red lace gown (and seemed wonderful, would possibly we add), however her “money-piece” highlights stole the present.

Though Stalter has had the hair coloration for just a few months, her soft-waved coiffure, created by celeb hairstylist Clayton Hawkins, solely served to amplify the look. “I needed to do something classic, soft, and beautiful to complement her daring purple carpet assertion of a gown,” Hawkins tells POPSUGAR. Save for her highlights, the remainder of Stalter’s hair was saved its regular brunette coloration and cascaded down to the center of her again.

“Money-piece” highlights are one in every of the quite a few ’90s beauty trends making a comeback. “This look is daring but delicate, with the face-framing items being a tone-on-tone mix all the method to a stark distinction of lightening round the face,” Matrix inventive director Michelle O’Connor beforehand informed POPSUGAR. “It’s a good way to maintain some depth at the roots, which makes for decrease upkeep and maintenance. This is very handy throughout months the place you are historically exterior extra and your hair has extra pure solar publicity.”

To get the look, Hawkins used a mixture of Living Proof and Tangle Teezer merchandise. “I began by making use of Living Proof Restore Smooth Blowout Concentrate

($29) to her damp hair, then brushed out her hair with Tangle Teezer’s The Ultimate Detangler ($15),” Hawkins tells POPSUGAR. After tough drying her hair and utilizing some velcro rollers to add quantity to the entrance of her head, he then targeted on giving a little bit of texture by waving her hair. “For the remaining touches, I used Tangle Teezer’s The Wide Tooth Comb ($12) to rake via her lengthy hair with out disrupting the wave sample. The result’s basic, easy, and nonetheless a bit daring, identical to Meg herself.”

Take a more in-depth have a look at Stalter’s hair beneath.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 12: Megan Stalter attends the 74th Primetime Emmys at Microsoft Theater on September 12, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Momodu Mansaray/Getty Images)

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