aging

Is Moldy Cheese The Key To The French Health Paradox?

White bread, rich cheeses, and red wine are beloved staples of the Gallic diet. They smoke, they drink, they consume loads of saturated fats… yet they don’t have an obesity…

Rachel Krause | December 13, 2012 - 8:30 am

The 17 Most Annoying Things About Getting Older

I’ve been looking in the mirror for the past several weeks, noticing for the first time, that my forehead has perma-wrinkles. I keep slathering on moisturizer, as if dousing my…

Julie Gerstein | December 12, 2012 - 11:00 am

Mirror, Mirror: How I Want To Be At 65

Fairest shmairest! Let’s get real about beauty and body image. Mirror, Mirror is a column running every other Thursday on The Frisky. It is written by Brooklyn-based columnist, freelance writer,

Kate Fridkis | October 4, 2012 - 12:00 pm

12 Celebs Who Never Seem To Age (Or Are Actively Aging In Reverse)

Watching the Emmys this weekend, I was totally blown away by how amazing Julianna Margulies looked. “She hasn’t aged a day in 10 years!” I gasped, and then I saw…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 26, 2012 - 8:00 am

100 Years In Less Than 3 Minutes

We’re a culture obsessed with aging — keeping wrinkles and fine lines at bay, staying youthful and energized, looking younger than we maybe actually are. Which is why this video…

Julie Gerstein | September 6, 2012 - 8:30 am

I Have Granny Gray Hair At Age 20!

I thought the breakout all over my face would be enough to ruin my day as I glared at myself in the mirror this morning. I was highly mistaken: while…

Daley Quinn | June 15, 2012 - 2:40 pm

This Is Your Face On Sun

You’d think the picture of this 69-year-old man had somehow been digitally altered, but no. This is an actual guy, who shows signs of extreme aging and sun damage on…

Julie Gerstein | June 3, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: Anjelica Huston Is My Beauty Role Model

You know how girls who are trying to lose weight tape pictures of sleek, gorgeous models to the fridge? I want a huge photo of Anjelica Huston, in “Smash,” on…

Kate Fridkis | May 22, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Age Ain’t Nothin’ But A Number: Women At Every Age

Wellllll okay. We don’t have women at every age, but we do have women from 20 to 41 — in an attempt to show the variety of ways that women…

Julie Gerstein | May 10, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Why I Got Botox In My 20’s

You know that muscle in the middle of your forehead, right between your brows? The scowling muscle? Maybe you don’t. Maybe some people are blissfully unaware of their weird, clenchy…

Anonymous | January 17, 2012 - 12:50 pm

“About Face” Asks Supermodels To Consider Aging

Perhaps it’s models who feel the tyranny of aging more than anyone. At least that’s the hypothesis put forth by Timothy Greenfield-Sunders, maker of the new documentary “About Face,” which…

Julie Gerstein | December 15, 2011 - 10:40 am

W Magazine Ages Amber Valetta 120 Years

Models are typically considered ready to be shipped off to the model glue factory before they even hit 25, but in an editorial for the September issue of W magazine,…

Julie Gerstein | August 23, 2011 - 11:40 am

11 Reasons I’ll Never Get Botox Again

I thought Botox would change my life. I admired the shiny, perfect foreheads of my elders on “The Real Housewives of Orange County” (or New York, New Jersey, D.C. and…

Kamilah Black | June 22, 2011 - 3:00 pm

A Supermodel Then … And Now

We should all be so lucky to age as gracefully as Carmen Dell’Orefice. Dell’Orefice started her modeling career when she covered Vogue in 1947. At 80, she’s still walking the…

Julie Gerstein | June 5, 2011 - 10:00 am

Janice Dickinson Had A Fake Teeth Fiasco At A Hamptons Restaurant

“It was the most incredulous moment that you’d never want to happen … I couldn’t find [my teeth]! Did they fall into the soup? These things are so expensive they…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 19, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Stressed Out About Wrinkles

I’m 25, going on 26, and I am very proud to call myself a feminist. I think the standard of beauty in this country is bulls**t. I like to question…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 7, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Susan Sarandon Hates Hearing Young Women Body Snark Themselves

“I wouldn’t want to be 20 now. I know so much more, and I’m much more comfortable in my skin, saggy as it is. … When I hear young girls…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | November 21, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Cher Sometimes Calls Her Son Chaz Bono “Her”

“If I woke up tomorrow in a guy’s body, I would just kick and scream and cry and f**king rob a bank, because I cannot see myself as anything but…

Jessica Wakeman | November 2, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Paulina Porizkova Says Aging Is The Revenge Of The Ugly

“Nothing ages as poorly as a beautiful woman’s ego… Beauty, unlike the rest of the gifts handed out at birth, does not require dedication, patience and hard work to pay…

Julie Gerstein | October 22, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Anne Hathaway Knows That Good Fashion Comes To Those Who Wait

Do you resist dressing a certain way because of being younger? In Vogue’s profile of Anne Hathaway, the actress admits: “I’ve never seen a Kelly bag or a Birkin bag…

Leonora Epstein | October 21, 2010 - 7:45 pm