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

ROSARIO DAWSON, 31

When it comes to healthy living in Hollywood, the native New Yorker is not afraid to speak her mind. "When I see a woman who is all gaunt and emaciated, I don't think she's beautiful. She reminds me of a Chihuahua that's freezing and shaking all the time," she told British Elle in 2007. So, what's her advice when the urge to indulge hits? "I say if you want to eat the cookie – eat the cookie!"