Beyoncé may have dropped an amazing 17 songs in one day, but even among all that gold, Pretty Hurts shined like a diamond.
Why? Its poignant message really hit close for a lot of women. And a big part of that was the amazingly moving video of Bey as a beauty queen struggling with her image.
So how did they do that so well? The secret comes from Bey's past…
Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to get a behind-the-scenes look at Pretty Hurts with director Melina Matsoukas and Mrs. Carter herself!