• We're so here to celebrate the increasing age of the 'world's most beautiful women'
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    We're so here to celebrate the increasing age of the 'world's most beautiful women'

    Is Hollywood one step closer to combatting ageism?

  • Penelope Cruz is sick of being asked about ageing
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    Penelope Cruz is sick of being asked about ageing

    Penelope Cruz has been facing questions about her age for the past 20 years.

  • Nicole Kidman reportedly 'mortified' by LOVE magazine shoot
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    Nicole Kidman reportedly 'mortified' by LOVE magazine shoot

    What's so shocking about nipples?

  • This grey-haired modelling agency only signs those over 45
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    This grey-haired modelling agency only signs those over 45

    Russian agency Oldushka is promoting diversity in a big way by banning young people from its roster.

  • List of things women shouldn't wear after 30 goes viral for the best reason
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    List of things women shouldn't wear after 30 goes viral for the best reason

    As soon as you’re not in your early 20s any more, it can feel as if the fashion world isn’t on your side.

  • This stunning lingerie campaign featuring a 57-year-old model celebrates the beauty of growing older
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    This stunning lingerie campaign featuring a 57-year-old model celebrates the beauty of growing older

    Shot by photographer, Harry Were, the beautiful images feature 57-year-old model, Mercy Brewer, as the star of the labels autum/winter 2017 campaign. “Perceptions of beauty have and always will change, therefore I think we can conclude its standard is not set in stone, and new beauty is always waiting to be discovered,” she said of the campaign. “I believe we are in a moment in time where older women’s beauty has been a startling revelation.

  • Meet the 80/90somethings redefining old age (and rocking their nine plus decades)
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    Meet the 80/90somethings redefining old age (and rocking their nine plus decades)

    From the 89-year-old still performing up to 4 surgical procedures a day, to the 95-year-old style icon who gives women a quarter her age a run for their money in the cool stakes, meet the age-positive women breaking down elderly barriers, blazing a trail for the younger generation and proving that life begins at 80! Having worked as a model in her earlier years, Daphne Selfe returned to modelling aged 70 after the death of her husband and is now thought to be the world’s oldest supermodel. Since being signed to a leading agency in her 70s, the 88-year-old has appeared in countless advertising campaigns for leading designers such as Dolce & Gabbana and Ralph Lauren, has been photographed by the likes of Mario Testino and David Bailey and is now the go-to poster girl for older women.

  • Simone Rocha fights ageism as 70-year-old models walk in her AW17 show
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    Simone Rocha fights ageism as 70-year-old models walk in her AW17 show

    73-year-old Italian icon Benedetta Barzini walked along with 70-year-old British face Jan de Villeneuve. Both worked alongside renowned photographers such as Irving Penn and David Bailey to capture the beauty of the 1960s. Other older faces appeared including 80s star Marie Sophie Wilson and industry stalwart Cecilia Chancellor.

  • Should models be older? Ageism protest causes a stir at London Fashion Week
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    Should models be older? Ageism protest causes a stir at London Fashion Week

    It wasn’t just animal rights that were being fought for this morning at London Fashion Week. The protest brought up some worrying facts surrounding the fashion world. The average age of a catwalk model is now 17 with older models coming few and far between.

  • Meet the 61-year-old proving age doesn't have to be a boundary to beauty
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    Marie Claire Dorking

    Meet the 61-year-old proving age doesn't have to be a boundary to beauty

    For most of us, the very thought of posting a nude selfie to Instagram would bring us out in a cold sweat and have us diving for the nearest cover-up. But not Yazemeenah Rossi. The model, visual artist, and self-portrait photographer has been busy sharing beautiful yet tasteful naked pictures of herself in stunning locations with only a strategically placed scarf to hide her modesty. And boy does she look amazing.

  • The diversity trend: When will fashion become truly inclusive?
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    Lauren Sharkey

    The diversity trend: When will fashion become truly inclusive?

    ‘Diversity’ was a real buzzword in fashion this year. In a recent panel orchestrated by The Business of Fashion on the topic of diversity and inclusion, model Joan Smalls used a term that sums up the whole problem with the current focus on diversity: “Sometimes, people jump on bandwagons and do things because it’s cool for the season.

  • Madonna hits back at her critics in powerful speech about sexism, ageism and misogyny
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    Madonna hits back at her critics in powerful speech about sexism, ageism and misogyny

    Madonna has come in for a lot of flack of late. “I loved Madonna when she acted her age,” he said on Good Morning Britain. The attack could well have been a sexist, ageist and misogynist move too far for the pop superstar and she decided to use her Billboard acceptance speech to speak out about the issue and offer an insight into her experiences as a woman in the music industry.

  • Madonna is age-shamed yet again. Is it time to give the singer a break?
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    Madonna is age-shamed yet again. Is it time to give the singer a break?

    This time, Madonna has been targeted by the Daily Mail for her “ageing wrinkled” hands that shockingly reveal her real age. Daring to lift her hands to the camera, Madonna showed that she is ageing naturally – and gracefully – with a few lines and wrinkles seen. Google ‘Madonna age’ and you get 785,000 news results.

  • Dame Helen Mirren Has An Issue With Men Who Put Their Arm Around Their Partner’s Shoulders
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    Dame Helen Mirren Has An Issue With Men Who Put Their Arm Around Their Partner’s Shoulders

    The actress has something to say about men who sling their arms around their partner’s shoulders. Dame Helen Mirren isn’t one to mince her words. The 70-year-old actress has taken aim at men who put their arm around their partner’s shoulders – because it looks like “ownership”.