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

JESSICA ALBA, 31

Turning 31 on April 28, the sexy mom of two says she has finally reached a point where she's finally comfortable in her own skin. "I'd been so afraid of criticism ever since I was young," she told Elle. "Now I have no problem with it."