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

JENNY MCCARTHY, 38

Some women fear getting older, but the model-actress embraces it. She gets facials here and there, and the occasional Botox. She may even one day indulge in plastic surgery – but only after she turns 50. And, contrary to her days as a Playboy Playmate, McCarthy has learned to love what she's been given, admitting, "I feel so much better now than I did in my twenties."