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

HALLE BERRY, 44

No stranger to PEOPLE's Most Beautiful list – she took top honors in 2003! –, Berry was also named as Esquire magazine's 2008 sexiest woman alive. But don't expect the actress to take the title too literally. "Sexiness is a state of mind – a comfortable state of being," she told the mag. "It's about loving yourself in your most unlovable moments."



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