Mariah Carey in PreciousMariah Carey has ditched her beauty products and gone au naturel for her role in the Sundance, Cannes and now Golden Globes hit, Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire, and it may be the best move she's ever made.

The usually glam singer-actress - who is said to travel with her own personal brigade of beauticians and sleep with no less than 20 humidifiers surrounding her bed - is earning critical raves for her turn as a homely (to be nice) social worker in the film.

Check out some before-and-after photos, as well as the trailer, after the jump.
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