Jane FondaShe has made millions from her beautiful looks. Although her legendary physique has been key to her success throughout the years, she recently admitted that she doesn’t plan on hiding her age. Fonda, a woman of 84 years old, is sharing her unique perspective on aging.
‘Stop Being Afraid About Getting Older’
In a Interview with new VogueJane Fonda is the one who has set the record straight. Fonda, 84 years old, seems busier than ever. From flying to Italy to filming Book Club 2, to getting arrested at climate protests, Fonda is proving that there’s still plenty of life to be lived in your 80s. And, according to Fonda, her secret to staying young isn’t what you might expect.
“I always tell people what my age is because I want them to realize it… I’m thinking we all know a lot of women who are wealthy who’ve had all kinds of facelifts and things like that and they look terrible. I had a facelift and I stopped because I don’t want to look distorted. I’m not proud of the fact that I had [one],” Fonda admits.
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Fonda’s words ring especially true these days when plastic surgery is becoming more and more normalized. While Fonda doesn’t dance around the fact that “money does help”To keep your youthful glow at its best, “good genes and a lot of money,” she insists that it’s not always the answer.
“Now, I don’t know if I had it to do over if I would do it. But I did it. I admit it, and then I just say, okay, you can get addicted. Don’t keep doing it. A lot of women, I don’t know, they’re addicted to it. I don’t do a lot of facials. I don’t spend a lot of money on face creams or anything like that, but I stay moisturized, I sleep, I move, I stay out of the sun, and I have good friends who make me laugh. Laughter is a good thing too.”
Jane Fonda’s Secret To A ‘Healthy Lifespan’
Fonda does not forget the importance and value of a healthy fitness routine. Fonda was a veteran actress who had spent more than two decades on television when Fonda released her first workout clip in 1982. According to the Jane Fonda’s WorkoutShe was a founder and wanted to “democratize fitness”You can bring all the necessary tools to create a home-based fitness program. The result was a home-video empire that became the most successful and popular of its kind.
Fonda still pursues the same vision of democratizing fitness and trying to make movement accessible to all. In her new partnership with H&M Move, Fonda urges people to stay active in whatever way they’re able.
“I know better than I did even when I was younger that no matter how old you are or who you are or where you are, keeping moving in a way that’s appropriate for your age is absolutely critical to your healthy lifespan,” Fonda emphasized.
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Fonda, despite being 84, is still a fitness icon and a bankable actress. She’s also a dedicated activist. At the end of the day, Jane Fonda is proof that you don’t have to stop living your life just because you’re getting older.