One source claims the 18-year-old was actually bullied for being there -- apparently not everyone thought she earned the right to walk the shows!
The insider spilled:
This is the real thing!!
We can't believe anyone would think her body was severely 'shopped for the cover of the February issue. If anything, she looks even more flawless in live action!!
Press PLAY (above) to see Bey all her bootylicious glory!!