Nicole Kidman: Becoming a Beauty

She may be one of PEOPLE's Most Beautiful faces now, but that wasn't always the case for Nicole Kidman, 34. During her awkward teenage years, Kidman tells the magazine, it was sister Antonia who got the stares. "We'd walk down the street and people would go, 'Oh Nicole, isn't your sister gorgeous?' " These days, Nicole isn't having any trouble turning heads both onscreen and off. Look back at her stunning transformation through the years.

MOMMY AND ME

No, that's not Kidman dressed in a retro bathing suit. That's her mother, Janelle, holding a 1-year-old Nicole at the beach. (It's obvious where Kidman gets her looks.)