Most Beautiful 2009

Beautiful at Every Age

With the help of a few famous faces – Vanessa! Halle! Christie! – these gorgeous gals prove true beauty is timeless. By Karen J. Quan

VANESSA HUDGENS, 22

She's has come a long way since her junk-food eating High School Musical days. In fact, the newly single star, who credits her healthy lifestyle for giving her confidence, shows off the bikini benefits of hard work as Shape's cover model. "When you're putting good stuff into your body, you feel so much better," says the star of the action-fantasy film Sucker Punch.