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It's no secret that Hollywood often defines what "beautiful" means based on youth and stereotypes. But that doesn't stop empowering women like Viola Davis, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, and others to reshape what it means to age in a youth-obsessed society and culture. Thank goodness!

Every single one of us is growing older and we all need the comforting reminder that our age doesn't detract from what makes us truly beautiful. And there's no harsher industry to prove this in, than Hollywood.

Click through to see the talented women who celebrate their diverse beauty — and embrace aging. We could all learn a thing or two from their wisdom and strength.