Drew Barrymore – 'I’m too boring for cosmetic surgery'

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Drew Barrymore attends the 2018 Museum of Modern Art Film Benefit: A Tribute To Martin Scorsese at Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Photo by Dia Dipasupil/ WireImage/ Getty Images
Drew Barrymore attends the 2018 Museum of Modern Art Film Benefit: A Tribute To Martin Scorsese at Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Photo by Dia Dipasupil/ WireImage/ Getty Images

The actress spent her life watching Hollywood stars get botox and is determined not to go under the knife as she doesn’t want to comply with beauty standards.

“I’ve never done anything to my face, and I would like to try not to. Never say never. The thing that I do care about and I do feel is still relevant to my life is the face. I know myself. I’m a highly addictive person, and I do one injection I’m going to look like Jocelyn Wildenstein by Friday,” she says, speaking on her talk show.

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“I think because I’m so rebellious that I saw all of that pressure, and I saw all of these women torturing themselves to look a certain way, and I thought, ‘You miserable people.’ I just wanted to never be afraid of what life would do to me. I probably went to too many opposite extremes. Now I’m boring, safe and healthy,” she adds.

Instead, the ’50 First Dates’ star is looking to age gracefully and enjoy her life by allowing herself to be human and feel vulnerable. “I would love it if there was some way that we could let go and give in to the ride of life a little bit more.”

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“We’re going to age, things are going to go south, and its okay, and it’s a part of life, and I feel more human and more vulnerable every year of my life, but I also know how to appreciate every year more and more, too. And I’m a little crazy,” she concluded.

The 45-year-old actress previously vowed to show her daughters that ageing is a luxury. “I’m now determined more than ever to show my daughters that ageing is a luxury. If we’re lucky, we are all going to age. I just want them to be at peace with who they are and not what they look like. If they are good, cool people, that’s all I care about.”

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