Tracee Ellis Ross is aging like fine wine. Sis is over 40 and giving folks half her age the business in the fresh face and body departments. When she flaunted her toned bikini body on the ‘gram, we couldn’t help but marvel at more women over 40 who’s toned physique has us jumping off the couch and hitting squats. From Halle Berry to Gabrielle Union, Angela Bassett, and more, fitness is a top priority for these Hollywood A-listers.
Ross, who inspired this list, works out about four times a week.
“I don’t starve myself, but I work my ass off at the gym. I am aware of what I’m eating,” she told Health Magazine. “I moisturize, and I dry brush, and I infrared sauna, and I do acupuncture, and I get facials.”
Berry, who is working on a new film title Bruised, has one of the most intense Hollywood workouts.
“I had no idea what her age was when I met her. I never looked or was interested in that, and when I found out I was absolutely shell-shocked because she has the discipline and athleticism of a 25-year old,” Berry’s trainer Peter Lee Thomas told People.
Also on our list of #bodygoals is comedian Mo’nique, who danced her way into her plus-size hourglass frame. Keep scrolling to see these toned divas.
11 Black Celebrity Women Over 40 Who Are #BodyGoals AF was originally published on hellobeautiful.com
1. Halle Berry
At 53, Halle Berry is in the best shape of her life.
2. Angela Bassett
At 61, Angela Bassett is giving these young women a run for their Hollywood-earned money.
3. Tracee Ellis Ross
It’s the abs for me. And, sis is 47-years-old.
At 52, Mo’Nique has been living her best fit life.
5. Sanaa Lathan
At 48, Sanaa Lathan continues to slay in the face, body and career departments.
6. Gabrielle Union
At 47, Gabrielle Union doesn’t look a day over “Bring It On.”
7. Nicole Murphy
Nicole Murphy is 52-years-old. That’s it. That’s the caption.
8. Toni Braxton
Toni Braxton took to the gram to remind us she’s still that bish at 52-years-old.
9. Regina King
Sis is chiseled and 49 — okay!
10. Tyra Banks
At 47, Tyra is still Sports Illustrated ready.
11. Niecy Nash
It’s the hips for us, and at 50-years-old!