Topic: aging

82-Year-Old Supermodel Carmen Dell’Orefice Reminds Everyone That Ageism In Modeling Is Ridiculous

82-Year-Old Supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice Reminds Everyone That Ageism In Modeling Is Ridiculous

The remarkable thing about supermodel Carmen Dell’Orefice is not that she is exceptionally beautiful, nor her age, nor that she has walked runways and been featured in editorials and graced magazine covers. It is that she is still doing all of those things at 82-years-old, and doing them incredibly well. Her latest cover is for YOU Magazine. More »

Beyond Beauty: Shocked’s Patricia Volk On Defining Life By Actions, Not Looks

Beyond Beauty: Shocked's Patricia Volk On Defining Life By Actions, Not Looks

Patricia Volk, author of the new memoir “Shocked,” talks about coming from a family of natural beauties and the limitations of being defined by one’s looks. “I knew early on that I wanted to be responsible for what made my life good,” Volk said. “I didn’t want it to be something god-given or something that could be taken away from me by time.” More »

Shades of Grey: Being Okay With ‘Old’ Hair at a Young Age

Shades of Grey: Being Okay With 'Old' Hair at a Young Age

I’m not sure if it’s an act of rebellion, self-love or a tangible show of wisdom, but I love my grey hair and I won’t dye it anymore. I’m 27, and my father’s side of the family—all Italians with black hair—went pretty grey early on, too. My mother’s a natural blonde, who at 54, isn’t entirely grey at all. But my my father and his siblings all were speckle with silver. More »