Most Beautiful 2008

Beautiful at Every Age

From Rihanna (at 20) to Michelle Pfeiffer (50 and fabulous!), these stars prove that real beauty is timeless. By Karen J. Quan

BEYONCÉ KNOWLES, 26

Birthdate: Sept. 4, 1981
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Love Line: Married longtime beau Jay-Z in April
Milestones: She won three Grammy Awards with Destiny's Child – and seven as a solo artist. Knowles was the second African-American woman to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue, and starred in the box office hit Dreamgirls.