When you're young, adulthood seems a million lightyears away, and all those fun things like high heels and lipstick feel completely unattainable. You never have the chance to appreciate the trends of your youth because you're pining away after your grandmother's impressive collection of designer perfume. You spend the rest of your adult life staring wistfully at your old collection of mood rings, glitter jeans, and Lip Smackers products. However, there is a time and a place for everything and the time has gone for those cheetah print leggings when you're in your 40s. You're in the prime of your life where you've cemented your career and figured out who you truly are. It's time for elegant blouses and tailored trousers. Think you might be living in the past? Check out this guide of 25 things women over 40 should ditch forever.