On the following pages, you’ll see pictures of Nicki Minaj and other celebrities over the years. They wish they could delete this pictures of their awkward teenage years and erase them from your memory.

But as you click through, you’re going to be surprised at how much these hot starts transformed since they were awkward teens going to high school.

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Watch as nerdy teens transform into hunks and bodacious babes right before your eyes.

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You’ll see that puberty really can work some magic on stars as they grow beyond their awkward teen years.

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Nicki Minaj is one of today’s hottest stars. Not only is she one of the most sought after and followed female hip-hop artists, she’s also done some work in Hollywood and in fashion. But as a teen, she couldn’t have been geekier.

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As Zack Efron ages, he seems to only get more hunky. Women fawn over the star and flock to his movies like honeybees to pollen. But this picture of nerdy little Efron proves that stars really can put their awkward teen years behind them!

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While Harry Styles might have had a fashionable hairstyle when he was young, no one could have ever guessed this little teen would grow up to become one of the hottest guys around. Now he simply drives the girls insane!

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Perhaps one of the most revealing before-and-after photos of the teenage years is for Lana Del Rey. Look how innocent she looked back in the day. Now this babe could make your head spin but back then it looks like she was just your average girl next door.

Discover even more stars in their awkward teen years!

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Jennifer Lopez was always very pretty, as we can see, but she looked like a goody-two-shoes back in her awkward teen photo.  Do you think her high school classmates thought JLo would grow up to be one of the world’s most beautiful women, according to PEOPLE magazine?

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It seems Zayn Malik always had the attractive twinkle in his eyes. But now that his features have grown out and the star left his awkward teen years behind him, he has morphed into a heartthrob that makes a whole generation of girls grovel.

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If there is one star on this list who hasn’t changed at all since her awkward teen years, it is Avril Lavigne. While she might have been a little more punk in high school, and a little more fashion glam now, Lavigne has much the same look – hot as hell.

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