the dark side of china's beauty boom
Young women have fallen into the trap of overspending, sometimes chasing after beauty at a price too high to pay.
nikki krecicki photographed this year's pratt collections on her 91-year-old grandmother
"Jane was so amazed by the creativity and technical skill of the garments I photographed her in, so it was fun experiencing that excitement together."
for the 'accidental icon', hair is a statement on self and society
The professor and self-professed "accidental icon" on identity and the passage of time.
4 legendary older models tell the truth about beauty and age
It turns out that youth and beauty aren't the keys to happiness after all.
Clementine de Pressigny
i-Q: jan de villeneuve
We put the 60s supermodel and Simone Rocha’s wonder woman to the test
could removing actors' ages from imdb combat hollywood’s ageism?
New legislation in California hopes to address discrimination faced by aging actors.
how to look hot at 100
To celebrate the launch of Selfridge's Bright Old Things campaign, we cast out minds back to the age-old problem of growing old gracefully.
you can never be too old to be a model
In today’s world of fast food, fast fashion, and fast fixes for even the most minuscule sign of ageing, a model’s career lifespan is far shorter now than ever. But even given this over-flowing fountain of youth, there are scores of models aged 40 and...
fogo, or princess julia's fear of getting old
When I was 14 I was in a hurry to be an adult, at 18 I thought 25 was ancient, then when I got to 25 I thought I should be grown up but seemed to be rubbish at that. 30 seemed a long way away, and then suddenly I was in my mid 30s and panicking about...
words of wisdom on getting old from sue kreitzman
There's never a dull moment with artist, writer and Fabulous Fashionista Sue Kreitzman. Age "somewhere between mid-seventies and eternity," Sue is the perfect example of growing old gracefully and in the most fabulous manner possible. Here the London...