Special series: Bollywood's sexiest 30-somethings
Gone are the days when Bollywood actresses packed their bags as soon as they entered in their 30s.
Like the west, actresses truly come into form when they turn 30 and these women will back us up. Take a look!
Malaika Arora Khan
37-year-old Malaika first caught our eye with Chaiya Chaiya. She followed it with some more item numbers like Hoth Rasiley (Welcome) and the phenomenal Munni Badnaam (Dabangg).
Malaika just gets better with age.
Image: Malaika Arora Khan
Mallika is very secretive about her age but apparently, she's 30 years old. Hey, age is just a number, when you are Mallika Sherawat.
Image: Mallika Sherawat
Kareena Kapoor may be oscillating between size zero and comfortably-plump but one thing that'll never change is her natural beauty.
The actress will celebrate her 31st birthday this month.
Image: Kareena Kapoor
Photographs: A still from Tashan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
At 37, Aishwarya has an impressive list of films in her filmography, a well-respected family for in-laws and now, a baby on the way!
Turns out you can have everything.
Image: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Image: Neha Dhupia
Photographs: Reuters/Mark Blinch
Image: Vidya Balan
Image: Amrita Arora
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
It's difficult to believe that this pretty actress is 36 years old! She could easily pass off as a 20-something.
Image: Ameesha Patel
Chitrangada is 35 and is married to golfer Jyoti Randhawa and has a son too. In her eight years in the industry, the actress has acted in few films but it's difficult to forget a face like that, isn't it?
Image: Chitrangada Singh
Mrs Bhupathi is 33 and is taking time off for motherhood. But that doesn't mean this former Ms Universe will slow down as far as her career is concerned.
Image: Lara Dutta
Photographs: Reuters/Rupak De Chowdhuri