We all know her from her former days on the iconic soap "All My Children," and especially on "LIVE with Kelly."
PHOTO #1 shows the petite 45-year-old star with wet hair pulled back, on her way to the TV studio Thursday morning to prepare for her show.
Is Kelly attractive WITHOUT the power + magic of makeup?
Now here's Kelly WITH makeup artfully applied + hair done.
You decide, which Kelly is more appealing?
To see how amazing Kelly Ripa looked on Thursday's show, check her out here on video as she interviews Beth Behrs.
YouTube, Live With Kelly, June 2, 2016