17 Times Angela Bassett Proved She Doesn’t Age

This weekend's Primetime Emmy Awards were a reminder that Angela Bassett is beautiful both inside and out. The award-winning actress has graced the big and small screens for 30+ years, all while looking as if she's aged in reverse. We have yet to uncover her most prized beauty secrets, but until then, be mesmorized by these side by side shots taking 10 years a part. The proof is in the pudding: a tangible fountain of youth has to exist. 

Nikki Brown Sep, 20, 2016

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Angela left the '90s exactly how she came in: looking flawless. 

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The only thing that changed is her hairstyle. 

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Angela Bassett is magic. Literally. 

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Angela's signature smile always brightens our day. 

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Teach us your ways, Angela. 

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Seriously?! This can't be a 10 year gap. 

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Angela has also been quietly slaying the makeup game. 

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It always looks amazing. 

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And her hair is almost always #goals. 

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Whether it's long and braided or short and straight...

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Brown or black...

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Angela's locks are always red carpet ready.

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Watching Angela through the years has definitely inspired us to invest in a healthy skin care routine. 

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Angela has clearly got her's down to a science. 

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The actress continues to make her mark on Hollywood....and looks fabulous doing it. 

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She's black girl magic personified. 

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Slay on, Ms. Bassett!