Everywhere you turn there are ads, commercials, articles and advice on how to stay younger-looking longer. That's great, as I'm sure we all want to look as young as possible for as long
as possible. And there's absolutely nothing wrong with that. But does anyone else find it just a little disturbing that these ads are giving off the message that it's "not okay" to age?
To me it's the same thing as the ultra-thin supermodels, Hollywood images, obesity is a sign of laziness, disgust and poor health, etc etc etc.
Again, I totally agree that it's better for your health to be at a normal weight for your statistics and there's nothing wrong with trying to look younger. But what about those that want to grow old gracefully? It's as though getting older is just not accepted, that once you 'look' past a certain age, you're no longer beautiful.
I don't know about anyone else, but I'm soooo tired of societies' ideals of what we should