Vanessa Anne Hudgens is an American actress and singer.
See these exclusive outtakes from the star's shoot with photographer Carter Smith in Long Beach, New York, plus Hudgens's thoughts on her looks over the years.
But the photos have followed her, with a second set appearing online in August.
Soon she began to actively master playing the piano, dancing and vocal skills.
She has also appeared in the film Journey 2: The Mysterious Island alongside Dwayne Johnson and Josh Hutcherson.
Vanessa Hudgens on the cover of the October 2013 issue of Marie Claire Tesh Speaking about her rise to fame with Marie Claire, the dark-haired beauty recalls the sacrifices her family made to allow her to pursue her dreams of acting.