At almost 45, the actress got candid about her beauty rituals and aging on her own terms, when Access Hollywood named her one of their top five Fountain of Youth stars.
At 20, Vanessa was the first African American crowned Miss America. Though stripped of her crown after nude photos surfaced, Vanessa rose above the scandal and achieved success in Hollywood.
Now, over 20 years later, she’s in her prime. Emmy nominated for her role on “Ugly Betty,” Vanessa is as gorgeous as ever!