Jennifer Lopez speaks out about her anti-aging secrets and how she maintains a youthful appearance year after year. She also talks about her new TV series ‘Shades of Blue’ and reflects upon American Idol and the show’s final season and more.

Jennifer Lopez

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The 46-year-old multi-hyphenate entertainer and mogul is much in the news these days as American Idol enters its final season and as she make her appearance in a new NBC television police drama series, ‘Shades of Blue.’ And not least, she’s also headlining a show in Las Vegas, ‘All I Have.’ We can safely say Jennifer Lopez, who’s been in the public eye for more than a quarter century, is not resting upon the proverbial laurels.

That’s something she spoke of in her interview on ‘The Today Show’ telling Natalie Morales, “It’s important to me. Don’t write us off at a certain moment in our lives. We have so much to offer.”

And yes, she’s also reached that age in which suddenly the public wants to know her secrets to staying so youthful. She said, “I never took sun when I was younger. I wasn’t a drinker, I didn’t smoke. But I feel like at the core, it’s like how you feel inside and who you are inside kind of shows on your face.”

She went on to share, not beautify secrets, but instead some wisdom. She said, “And I always used to hear this saying, until you’re about 25 or 30, you get the face God gave you. After that, you get the face you deserve. And I always kind of thought, well I better be nice.”

She also spoke about finding love again and not mentioning any names at all, including Casper Smart, who she has dated for many years. She said, “Someone can add to your happiness but that’s not what’s going to make you happy. And I had to get happy on my own. It’s been a learning curve. I’ve had some great loves and I’m sure I’ll have more.”

She also revealed she’s not ruling out a future wedding. She said, “I love getting married. I really want to get married in a church with a big dress.”

She also shared her thoughts on American Idol, as the show wraps up forever, with the 15th and final season. She said, “”I had a moment where I really realized like, ‘Wow this is it. This is over.’ It’s been a big part of my life and a very special part of my life.”

As for the new show, ‘Shades of Blue’ which sees her portraying a Brooklyn police detective who’s also an FBI informant against her own police unit. She opened up about the underlying issues it explores, saying, “People at their core are good but we do things that are questionable all the time, we make bad decisions and then we have to live with them.”

You can see the full interview of Jennifer Lopez below!