Women who avoid cosmetic surgery show an increase in self-esteem as they age, studies show. And that’s a big study since most women in Hollywood have gone under the knife for surgery.

Hollywood is based on self-image, but there are famous women who embrace aging and do so with grace and style, showing that spending cash just to look younger is a big waste.

Real beauty is confidence inside so here are Hollywood stars who prove that feeling good and loving yourself is still the best way to go.

Sharon Stone

Now 65, Sharon Stone was known for playing femme fatales and women of mystery on film and television.

A popular sex symbol of the 1990s, Stone is the recipient of a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a nomination for an Academy Award.

She received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1995 and was also named Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters in France in 2005.

Stone is a Tibetan Buddhist who believes in God.