Denton County Living Well Magazine March/April 2016 - Page 10

MARCH/APRIL 2016 SPOTLIGHT The next chapter is the businesses I’m working on.... And I also like championing other people. Referencing the topic of plastic surgery, she told Fashionista: “Not only my job but in our society, everyone else is doing it—do I need to do it? But then you see some people and think, ‘Well, I don’t want to end up looking like that so is it better to look old?’ I’m still trying to figure that out, I guess, where I personally want to draw that line.” Still, it’s always been the fact that Crawford wasn’t your standard beauty that has made her so relatable over the years. Henry Harris / Featureflash From previous page 8 always wants to plan things for my birthday, and we always end up canceling and having dinner at home with the kids, and I’ll do baked potato and caviar. But I don’t know. The buildup is worse than the reality. That’s what I found at 40. Now it’s finally happening and then it will be over and I will be 50. I will feel the same, I feel great. But it’s daunting. It’s a big number, especially for women. You can’t pretend you’re a girl anymore. You might feel girlie inside but you hopefully are kinda like, this is who I am with my flaws.” Embracing her flaws, Crawford has publically shared that she has undergone some plastic surgery over the years—but she’s quick to admit that she’s not encouraging everyone to go that route. DENTON COUNTY Living Well Magazine | MARCH/APRIL 2016 “I love the fact that I had a beauty mark and that I became a symbol of beauty that helped other women embrace their differences. And that I had brown eyes, not blond hair and blue eyes,” she told the Los Angeles Times. “The generation before me, Kelly Emberg and Christie Brinkley, were that blond, tan, Sports Illustrated girl look. My generation, Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista, Naomi Campbell, we all looked different. We helped broaden the idea of beauty.” Cindy today and tomorrow Crawford’s resume is nothing short of ground breaking. As a supermodel, she’s been featured in thousands of magazines, has worked with hundreds of brands, and made the transition to TV and film. She’s been voted one of the world’s most beautiful or sexi-