As we all know, Jada Pinkett Smith has been topping the headlines for the past week, her stunning face splashed all over all the weekly ‘zines and entertainment news shows.

Here’s what we have to say about that: Jada is one gorgeous, strong, fierce makeup-wearing diva who’s not about to let rumors stop her shine! And we love her for it.

In honor of the actress, singer, mom and one of ESSENCE’s favorite cover girls, let’s look back at twenty-five of Jada Pinkett-Smith’s most brilliant beauty looks.