When it comes to glamorous red carpet hairstyles, we never really got into the whole “less is more” thing. (Isn’t more is more the whole point of diva-dom?)

But lately, the chicest celebs have proven that sometimes the easiest, most low-key looks are the hottest. Exhibit A: The Side Sweep, or strands swept to one side, cascading over your shoulder. Nothing could be easier — or sexier.

Check out our gallery of stars who’ve mastered the easy elegance of the Side Sweep.