Don’t let anyone dull your sparkle, especially not your age! Want to wear a bold fuchsia lip colour? Just go ahead and wear it! Feel like you should embrace your greys? Go ahead and do it! Tempted to add some glitter to your look? Just do it! While ageing is inevitable, ageing gracefully is the one trend that needs a boost.

Makeup trends in our country have come a long way, no doubt! From celebrities and runway models to bloggers and YouTubers, everyone brings something fresh to the table that simply tempts us to set our own beauty standards. So, why should you stop experimenting? Because age? Well, allow us to burst that bubble and remind you that age has got nothing to do with your makeup.

If you haven’t had enough confidence to win that winged liner or flaunt the greys, then this article might just be for you! The glamour world has seen women embrace their beauty and enhance their features with great oomph; be it onscreen or off screen. If the supremely graceful Madonna is not parting with her favourite red lippie anytime soon and the queen of Pataudi Sharmila Tagore has no qualms flaunting her greys, then what’s stopping you from embracing the brightest years of your life?

Here’s all the beauty-spiration you need to make the most of your glittery years, ladies! Afterall, there’s no set timeline to what you’re “supposed to” look like once you turn 50...

Julia Roberts
 

Julia Roberts

“Pretty Woman” actress Julia Roberts is slaying her way to the 50s. The diva who loves wearing smudged eyeliner and has admitted to eyeliner being her most favourite beauty product; is an inspiration to women who are looking for validation before stepping out wearing a soft smoked-out look. Because with crumbling beauty standards, you don’t want to experience the FOMO, do you?

Sharmila Tagore
 

Sharmila Tagore

Queen of Pataudi Sharmila Tagore who once stole a million hearts with not just her acting prowess but also with her top-notch beauty game, should be an inspiration for anyone who wants to age gracefully. From walking the runway looking her elegant self, to stepping out flaunting her grey locks to acing kohl-rimmed eyes like a true-blue diva, she’s constantly redefining beauty standards.

Meryl Streep
 

Meryl Streep

The youthful glow and blemish-free skin, wondering how Meryl Streep does that? Because she is a woman of balance who does not chip away at beauty conventions, one silly stigma at a time! One of the best actresses of her generation, Meryl also slays in the beauty department! From her perky hair game to her love for coral lipsticks, Meryl has been setting beauty standards ever since.

Madonna
 

Madonna

The one who’s acting, dancing and singing her way into our hearts for over three decades now; yes, we’re talking about Madonna! The secret to that glowing skin in her 60s is hydration. The reason Madonna is able to pull off the chicest of beauty trends be it a metallic lippie or a pixie cut is nothing but confidence! Doesn’t matter whether you want to try a new haircut or a new makeup product, wear it with confidence and you’ll be all set to slay.

Hema Malini
 

Hema Malini

Never have I met a woman who hasn’t had a crush on Hema Malini! This ‘dream girl’ of Bollywood is the epitome of beauty even today. While those heavily blushed cheeks, dramatic winged eyeliner and bouffant hairstyles made every girl swoon over Hema’s beauty game, she still manages to make heads turn with her flawless skin and her love for bright glossy lips and side-swept buns. But do you know the secret behind that ageless beauty of hers? It’s her million-dollar smile. Are you taking notes?!

Zeenat Aman
 

Zeenat Aman

Bold and beautiful—this yesteryear actress broke all barriers with her modern approach to become the most popular actress of her times. And that’s not all! Her beauty game was always note-worthy too. She is the one who made smokey eyes look bomb! Even as she steps out today be it for events or award shows, she leaves one in awe of her timeless appeal. With that barely-there eyeliner and perfectly arched brows, Zeenat continues to set trends!

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