“Growing older gives you so many great things. But every now and again it just doesn’t feel great, and that’s just the truth.”
“The hard times are when I wish I didn’t look so tired or my eyes worked better… Do I wish I had more collagen in my face or less lines? I’m just like any woman.”
On Skin…Well, they do say that you are your worst critic. Because when it comes to aging gracefully, (or hardly aging at all) Naomi has definitely got it in the bag, So what is Watts’ stay young secret to her gorgeous glowing skin?
“Stay natural, don't wear make-up every day, drink lots of water and get enough sleep.”
"On my own time, I'm never wearing foundation. Even at night I'll just put lipstick and mascara and rouge and call it a night."A definite advocate of the less is more, Naomi Watts likes to keep things simple, a bare faced beauty indeed, and just like any other Australian, the ultimate skin care routine…
“I wear sunscreen even on cloudy or rainy days, no matter what.”Well, she has also been known to get a facial every six to eight weeks.
On Diet And Exercise…
“If I try to put myself on diets – which I did a lot in my 20s – I end up breaking them and craving foods that I wouldn’t normally eat.”
“If someone told me I had to cut out carbs I would be very upset. I love bread and pizza. And I have a sweet tooth as well. It’s about moderation.”So, to combat the carbs, when filming, Naomi Watts has been known to snack on nuts, fruits, and green tea, very healthy indeed. As for working out,
“I can never stick to an exact routine”Variety is the spice of life, after all, and it really is good to shake things up a bit. She has been known to do yoga, Pilates, and even those cardio aerobic type of dance classes.
“It’s good fun. You feel quite goofy and you actually get a good sweat going. At my age, I need an extra push.”Aside from that…
"I do transcendental meditation, which keeps me calm and steady."[caption id="attachment_2930" align="alignright" width="225"] No make up Naomi... Bare Faced Beauty indeed![/caption]
On Botox…So, will Naomi Watts be coming aboard the botox boat any time soon or even in the relatively far future?
“Never say never”Which was then quickly followed up with…
“My job requires me to have expression. It’s about playing women with rich lives—and the longer the life, the deeper the wrinkles."
A few final words…
“I am embracing where I am at this point in my life; the work I am being given and the great opportunities… playing strong women who have had amazing experiences.”