They say life begins at 40, and for these 40 something celebs, that may just be the case. Age is nothing but a number for the following female icons who seem to be defying the test of time.
At 42, Jennifer Lopez still proves to be one sizzling Latina. Lopez has recently been enjoying a romantic getaway in Hawaii with toyboy dancer Casper Smart, who is 18 years her junior.
At 45, former Bong girl Halle Berry still has a body women half her age would die for. Even after giving birth to her daughter, Berry still maintained a very active metabolism, it seems.
Salma Hayek epitomises looking fabulous in your forties. This sultry Mexican actress truly knows how to stand out in any red carpet event and wherever she may go.
41 year-old newly wed Rachel Weisz proves that you can bag a heart throb in your forties. The stunning actress caught the eye of James Bond actor Daniel Craig and went on to marry the hunk.
44 year-old Julia Roberts still manages to look flawless after a hectic career and three children, twins Hazel Patricia and Phinnaeus "Finn" Walter and little brother Henry Daniel.
Finally, 41 year-old Austin Powers actress Heather Graham never seems to age. The blonde haired, blue eyed beauty concludes our list of the sexiest female celebs in their forties.