17 Celebrities Explain Why Getting Older Is Actually Awesome

By on May 19, 2015



http://news.health.com/2015/05/18/17-celebrities-explain-why-getting-older-is-actually-awesome/“Aging is really hard, and it’s tough,” said actress Bo Derek (58 and still pretty damn stunning, by the way) in a candid interview with CBS News Sunday Morning recently. “Bette Davis was right; it’s not for sissies, it really isn’t.”

OK, plucking stray grays, letting out an earth-shattering groan when you get out of bed in the morning, or opening up an envelop and finding an AARP card staring you flat in the face (seriously—WTF?) is nobody’s idea of fun. But the next time you find yourself bemoaning the DOB on your driver’s license, know this: There is some great stuff that comes with growing old (really). No, really.

Here, 10 celebs—39 years of age and counting—offer up valid reasons to embrace the age you’re at, and look forward to the things to come. (Smokin’ sex? Hey, thanks for the heads-up, Lauren Hutton!)

Bottom line: If you think that life is good now, honey, just wait until you get a load of tomorrow. Read more…

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