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Retirement Weekly

Who is that in the mirror? How to love that reflection as you age.

3 techniques to change your mind-set

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If you’re growing increasingly dismayed by your looks as you age, you’re not alone. Aging celebrities struggle too.

“I don’t look in the mirror and if I do, I look away,” said actress Emma Thompson, 64. “When I’m looking in the mirror, I’m always trying to make myself look ‘better’—turning this way or that…pulling something in. Simply revealing my utter incapacity to accept my body as it is.”