Jamie Lee Curtis, 63, declares herself 'pro-aging' as she speaks out against Botox

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Jamie Lee Curtis is speaking out against the use of Botox and plastic surgery and urging people to embrace the inevitability of aging.

Curtis – who has admittedly and regrettably undergone procedures in the past – shared with TODAY the advice she’s given her daughters Annie, 35, and Ruby, 26.

‘Don’t mess with your face,’ stressed the star, 63, who proudly declared herself ‘pro-aging’ during the candid interview on Monday.

Embrace it! Jamie Lee Curtis is speaking out against the use of Botox and plastic surgery and urging people to embrace the inevitability of aging; seen Tuesday

Embrace it! Jamie Lee Curtis is speaking out against the use of Botox and plastic surgery and urging people to embrace the inevitability of aging; seen Tuesday

‘I did plastic surgery. I put Botox in my head. Does Botox make the big wrinkle go away? Yes. But then you look like a plastic figurine,’ Curtis explained.

Botox is an injectable that uses the toxin onobotulinumtoxinA to temporarily prevent muscle movement. It can soften moderate to severe wrinkles in areas such as the forehead and around the eyes.

The Halloween franchise star called out those who’ve made anti-aging an integral part of their day-to-day lives.

‘Walk a mile in my shoes. I have done it. It did not work. And all I see is people now focusing their life on that,’ she concluded

Advice: Curtis - who has admittedly and regrettably undergone procedures in the past - shared with TODAY the advice she's given her daughters Annie, 35, and Ruby, 26

Advice: Curtis – who has admittedly and regrettably undergone procedures in the past – shared with TODAY the advice she’s given her daughters Annie, 35, and Ruby, 26

'Don't mess with your face,' stressed the star, 63, who proudly declared herself'pro-aging' during the candid interview on Tuesday; Curtis seen in 1980

‘Don’t mess with your face,’ stressed the star, 63, who proudly declared herself ‘pro-aging’ during the candid interview on Tuesday; Curtis seen in 1980

Curtis previously remarked on how the obsession around anti-aging has warped beauty standards over time.

‘The current trend of fillers and procedures, and this obsession with filtering, and the things that we do to adjust our appearance on Zoom are wiping out generations of beauty,’ she stated to Fast Company, adding: ‘Once you mess with your face, you can’t get it back.’

Back in 1989, Curtis had fat taken from underneath my eyes after a cameraman made comments about her ‘puffy eyes’ on the set of Perfect in 1985.

'I did plastic surgery. I put Botox in my head. Does Botox make the big wrinkle go away? Yes. But then you look like a plastic figurine,' Curtis explained; Curtis seen in 1995

‘I did plastic surgery. I put Botox in my head. Does Botox make the big wrinkle go away? Yes. But then you look like a plastic figurine,’ Curtis explained; Curtis seen in 1995

Obsession: Curtis previously remarked on how the obsession around anti-aging has warped beauty standards over time; Curtis seen in 1991

Obsession: Curtis previously remarked on how the obsession around anti-aging has warped beauty standards over time; Curtis seen in 1991

Along with not liking the outcome of the procedure, it also spawned her addiction to Vicodin, a prescription opioid meant to relieve severe pain.

‘I tried plastic surgery and it didn’t work. It got me addicted to Vicodin. I’m 22 years sober now,’ she told the outlet.

Curtis previously admitted to once getting liposuction, as well as Botox.

‘I’ve had a little lipo. I’ve had a little Botox. And you know what? None of it works. None of it. It’s such a fraud. And I’m the one perpetuating it,’ she told More magazine in 2002.

'The current trend of fillers and procedures, and this obsession with filtering, and the things that we do to adjust our appearance on Zoom are wiping out generations of beauty,' she stated to Fast Company , adding:'Once you mess with your face, you can't get it back'; Curtis seen on October 8

‘The current trend of fillers and procedures, and this obsession with filtering, and the things that we do to adjust our appearance on Zoom are wiping out generations of beauty,’ she stated to Fast Company , adding: ‘Once you mess with your face, you can’t get it back’; Curtis seen on October 8

Earlier this week, Curtis admitted that it’s taken her years to find her true self, with the star admitting she’s made plenty of mistakes along the way.

She compared life to a process of elimination, saying she has had to work on and better the parts of herself she didn’t like in order to become more genuine.

When asked how she learned to be comfortable with herself by DJ Jackie Brambles on Greatest Hits Radio on Monday, the Hollywood star said: ‘That’s been hard-earned, that’s taken a while so if you look back there’s been some bad haircuts, some patterns I wish I hadn’t worn and some people I maybe wish I hadn’t slept with. 

Honest: Earlier this week, Curtis admitted that it's taken her years to find her true self, with the star admitting she's made plenty of mistakes along the way; Curtis seen on October 9

Honest: Earlier this week, Curtis admitted that it’s taken her years to find her true self, with the star admitting she’s made plenty of mistakes along the way; Curtis seen on October 9

‘There are mistakes, we make them and we learn. Life is like a Guess Who? game and you keep omitting the things that you’ve tried that don’t work for you and all of a sudden what emerges is who you are.

‘I am the short haired woman, who wears glasses and monochrome, and I have a very clear idea of who I am. I have tried to find my own mind and finding my own mind has taken a while… 

‘I’m open, I’m curious and I’m not afraid to say I’m wrong.’

It comes after Jamie revealed she uses the name Marion Crane – her mother’s character in Psycho – as her pseudonym when staying in hotels.

Game of life: The actress compared life to a process of elimination, saying she has had to work on and better the parts of herself she didn't like in order to become more genuine

Game of life: The actress compared life to a process of elimination, saying she has had to work on and better the parts of herself she didn’t like in order to become more genuine

The screen star – the daughter of film stars Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh – said it made sure her mum, who died in 2004 aged 77, ‘lived on’.

Janet Leigh’s biggest role was playing on-the-run conwoman Marion Crane in 1960 movie Psycho, where she is killed in the shower by Norman Bates, played by Anthony Perkins.

She won a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress as well as a nomination for an Oscar for her spine-chilling role.

Speaking last week, Jamie Lee – who plays Laurie Strode in the new flick Halloween Ends – out on October 14th – said she loved using the assumed name at hotels.

Joking about: It comes after Jamie revealed she uses the name Marion Crane - her mother's character in Psycho - as her pseudonym when staying in hotels (Jamie pictured with her mother Janet Leigh in 1998)

Joking about: It comes after Jamie revealed she uses the name Marion Crane – her mother’s character in Psycho – as her pseudonym when staying in hotels (Jamie pictured with her mother Janet Leigh in 1998)

Silver screen: Janet Leigh's biggest role was playing on-the-run conwoman Marion Crane in 1960 movie Psycho, where she is killed in the shower by Norman Bates (Janet seen in the film)

Silver screen: Janet Leigh’s biggest role was playing on-the-run conwoman Marion Crane in 1960 movie Psycho, where she is killed in the shower by Norman Bates (Janet seen in the film)

She said: ‘I’m going to tell you a secret. Marion Crane is my nom-de-plume.

‘In this hotel. I get calls to the room ‘Message for Marion Crane’.’, she told the G2 supplement in The Guardian.

Jamie Lee previously said she didn’t like horror flicks, and preferred comedies.

Despite starring in the Halloween movies, as well as The Fog, Prom Night, Terror Train, Jamie Lee has also starred in comedies, including Trading Places, A Fish Called Wanda and Freaky Friday.

Asked whether she liked scary movies, she said: ‘It’s ironic, my mother was in Psycho, I’m in Halloween and my mother didn’t like scary movies, and I don’t like scary movies either.’

She added: ‘I like a good comedy. I like to laugh.’  

Listen to Jamie Lee Curtis speak to Jackie Brambles on the Greatest Hits Radio app and website. Head to greatesthitsradio.co.uk for more.

Adventure: Jamie Lee - who plays Laurie Strode in the new flick Halloween Ends - out on October 14th - said she loved using the assumed name at hotels

Adventure: Jamie Lee – who plays Laurie Strode in the new flick Halloween Ends – out on October 14th – said she loved using the assumed name at hotels 

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