With her enviable slim figure and glowing complexion, Norma Williams’ youthful looks defy her 70 years of age. So, given the modern-day obsession we have with looking young, people were keen to know what her secret was. And now she has finally shared her anti-aging tips with the world.
In these modern times, the quest to look younger seems more pertinent than ever before. In fact, the world-wide anti-aging industry is estimated to be worth a whopping $331 billion in the next few years, according to Orbis Research. But where did our obsession with appearing youthful begin?
In many ways, our desire to maintain our youthful looks is nothing new. Some historians, in fact, claim that in ancient Egypt, Queen Cleopatra bathed in donkey’s milk every day. She believed the liquid – which contains alpha hydroxy acids – would soften her skin and keep wrinkles at bay.