Aging is a celebration, and the reality is that it’s a non-stop adventure, and for some famous people, self-love is the best answer. They learned how to let their natural beauty shine and embraced it gracefully.
At Impresionante, we compiled celebrities that shared their thoughts on natural beauty and their secrets to it.
1. Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren is the face of one of the most well-known cosmetic brands in the world, and she frequently shares unfiltered photos of herself on Instagram, allowing the public to see her true beauty. She is proud to display her beauty as she grows older, saying, “I don’t want to age gracefully, I want to age disgracefully. Aging is a cause for celebration, and the reality is that it’s a non-stop adventure. That’s what I enjoy.”
2. Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis is a well-known Hollywood actress who has been in a number of memorable films. Her beauty hasn’t faded over the years, and she ages in a natural way. She mentioned, “This word ’anti-aging’ has to be struck. I am pro-aging. I want to age with intelligence, grace, dignity, verve, and energy. I don’t want to hide from it.”
3. Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore is a lovely actress who, despite her age, manages to separate herself from the crowd. She even stated that she did not want to have any facial surgery done. She said, “We’re going to age, things are going to go south, and it’s okay, it’s a part of life, I feel more human and more vulnerable every year of my life, but I also know how to appreciate every year more and more too.”
4. Leigh-Anne Pinnock
Leigh-Anne Pinnock is a member of one of the most well-known girl bands in the world. Her profession as a vocalist is difficult, but she perseveres despite the many comments she has received regarding her singing style and appearance. She always silences them by promoting and encouraging people to love their looks.
She said on Twitter, “Love your curls, love your afro. We need to teach young black girls that it is just as beautiful.”
5. Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston is a renowned actress, and her innate beauty can be seen in all her great films and series. She began to get older after a number of years, and the public began to notice.
However, she said, “It’s great to be fit and look great but it’s about your cells, your muscles, so we can grow old and thrive. I’m at the age where I’m more interested than ever in my health, and my life is thriving.” For her, aging beautifully entails maintaining energy, a healthy diet, exercise, and a proper mindset.
6. Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz is everyone’s favorite, and despite her age, she still shines brightly. Her natural beauty secret? She said, “I literally do nothing. I never wash my face. I have a billion products that I never use.”
She no longer cares about her appearance now that she has a daughter, and she just wants to focus her energy and time on her family. She learned to be happy and accept herself just as she is.
7. Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz is an Oscar-winning actress, and most of us can agree that remaining on-screen puts a lot of strain on one’s appearance. However, she said, “I never want to lie about my age. If I look around at the actresses I admire, they are all women who have not fought growing older, but embraced it. To take care of yourself and to feel comfortable in your skin is very beautiful.”
8. Halle Berry
Being a prominent actress like Halle Berry is difficult — the spotlight is always on you, and the public is always critical of your appearance, yet she maintained her poise.
She said, “We’re all going to get older. Our skin is going to shrivel up, and we’re going to look different. I see things changing with my face and body, but I’ve never put all my eggs in that basket. I’ve always known that beauty is deeper than the physical body you’re walking around in.”
9. Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet is a well-known actress who has been in a number of classic films. People would frequently compliment her on her appearance as she grew older, but she said, “I’ve noticed my face and how it’s changing a little bit more in the last year because there’s just been more time with yourself to look at those things. What I’ve found is that, to my relief, I’m just going easy on myself.”
10. Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita Nyong’o is an Academy Award-winning actress who has been in a number of critically acclaimed films, leaving us awestruck as to how talented she is. She worked with her hairstylist, Vernon François, to create styles for her naturally curly hair.
She said, “He’s been so helpful, helping me to learn how to really embrace the stuff it can do. Clay can be dirt in the wrong hands, but clay can be art in the right hands.” She embraces them and empowers women and men to do the same.
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