Beauty Icon Vanessa Williams's Best Looks, from the '80s to Today
Vanessa Williams came into the spotlight as the first African-American Miss America. But over the years, the singer and actress has proved her talents extend far beyond the beauty pageant stage. From TV and film and Broadway, the Grammy-nominated star has always shined on the red carpet. Known for her natural beauty and piercing blue eyes, the Ugly Betty star has perfected her signature look over the years: luminous, glowing skin, a swipe mascara of the eye, and a nude glossy lip. As the we honor the American beauty's 54th birthday, here's a look back at her most memorable red carpet moments throughout the years, and ever-changing hairstyles.