Nicole wakes up from Botox nightmare
Beauty / 29 Jan '13, 4:00pm
London - Nicole Kidman will never have Botox again.
The 42-year-old actress - who is married to fellow Australian Keith Urban - has tried the wrinkle-smoothing injections but she now plans to avoid them in the future as she likes having control over her facial expressions.
Actress Nicole Kidman arrives at the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California. Photo: REUTERS/Adrees Latif. Credit: REUTERS
She told Italian newspaper La Repubblica: "No surgery for me; I did try Botox, unfortunately, but I got out of it and now I can finally
move my face again."
Nicole can soon be seen in Park Chan-wook's psychological horror film 'Stoker' in which she portrays Evelyn Stoker, a mother who is jealous of her daughter India Stoker (Mia Wasikowska).
The Hollywood star - who also has two children Isabella, 20, and 17-year-old Connor, with her ex-husband Tom Cruise - admits it was tough to play the character because her love for her kids is so strong.
She said: "I was a huge fan of Park Chan-wook, I wanted to work with him and with Mia, who's Australian like me. It was an incredible experience. I play the part of a mother who hates her daughter. It couldn't be further from how I am; nothing matters to me more than my children."
Although she experimented with Botox, Nicole sticks to a healthy eating plan and rigorous exercise regime to stay looking good.
She said: "I am completely natural. I wear sunscreen, I don't smoke and I take care of myself, and I am proud to say that.
"Anybody can do anything to themselves - I don't judge - but personally I believe in being physically fit. That's how I was raised.
"I can't go in the sun because I'm fair-skinned. It was a nightmare when I was younger but it has its benefits now." - Bang Showbiz