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

SOFIA VERGARA

Sofia Vergara is unapologetic on the subject of her appearance. "I'm not ashamed. It has opened doors," the InStyle cover girl told the magazine in April. And now that she's about to celebrate a milestone birthday – she turns 40 in July – the Modern Family actress is both flattered and amused she's still considered a bombshell. "I am on these lists for 'best ass' or 'most beautiful' with women like Mila Kunis, who's, like, 20 years old," she says with a laugh. "I have a son that age!"