Can the menopause really be sexy?
Yes, you CAN be a sex symbol while going through the menopause
he thought of T going through the menopause fills many women with dread, with expectations of hot flushes, weight gain and mood swings. While 46 per cent of women over 50 say “the change” damaged their confidence and two fifths said it had a negative impact on their appearance.
However, last week, 50-yearold Pamela Anderson shunned the menopausal stereotype as she opened up about her experience of ageing and said she felt sexier than ever.
She revealed, “I always feared the menopause because my mum had a really hard time with hers. I definitely felt a change. I had empty nest syndrome, all sorts of syndromes. Hormones! Hot flushes! Moods! It was all happening.”
However, the former Baywatch star is determined not to let the effects stand in her way of living life to the full. And eight months ago, the actress began dating French footballer Adil Rami, 32. She said, “I don’t do sweatpants. I prefer little vintage slips, sexy things.”
Closer speaks to another woman who says the menopause transformed her life for the better…