Fashionably 30-Something

Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renee Zellweger and other stars look better today than they did in their twenties – PEOPLE style expert Susan Kaufman explains why. By Emily Fromm


"In her twenties, Rose McGowan was dating Marilyn Manson and dressing accordingly trashy," says Kaufman of the Charmed star (left, in 1998). "It was all about showing her beautiful white skin in the skimpiest outfits possible." These days, McGowan still flaunts her complexion, but tastefully. In Mougins, France, this summer, her rose-detailed gown is "less rock and roll, more red carpet."