Most Beautiful 2014

PEOPLE's 2012 World's Most Beautiful Woman

See Beyoncé like never before, plus a first look at the other A-listers who made the cut

CHRISTINA HENDRICKS

By now, the Mad Men star is used to having people openly discuss everything from her curves to her cup size. But the intense focus on her looks no longer fazes her. "I guess my mom raised me right. She was very celebratory of her body. I never heard her once say, 'I feel fat,'" she told Health in 2010. That body confidence helped Hendricks when she first started modeling in Italy and gained 15 pounds. Says the actress, "I felt beautiful, and I never tried to lose it, 'cause I loved it."