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The girl can't help it. She naturally packs a secret weapon—a smile so radiant it overshadows anything she wears. Nevertheless, the 17-year-old singer and star of UPN's Moesha pays much more than lip service to fashion, pairing bright colors with sophisticated tailoring for a look that can stand up to the glare. "She wears youthful stuff but is still classy," praises Clueless costumer Mona May. "Talk about a fairy tale," raves Inside Edition's Deborah Norville. "Her clothes say, 'I'm having a great time. Won't you come have fun with me?' " Author Ilene Beckerman would jump at an invitation. "Brandy's fabulous," she says. "Everything is in very good taste but still young and fresh and 1996. She makes me smile like that."