Carmen Electra flashes the flesh on her 40th birthday

Old habits die hard, and Carmen Electra managed to pull off a flesh-flashing minidress even at her 40th birthday party in Las Vegas.

Carmen Electra flashes the flesh on her 40th birthdayForty and fabulous: Carmen Electra can still pull off a minidress with aplomb. Photo: Rex

The star frocked up in a green sequinned mini teamed with metallic heels and her trademark wavy locks.

The look does pose the 'age-old' question: should there be an cut-off point to wearing a mini? Our answer? No. Even if it's not your style, you can't deny Carmen's figure is better than many 20-year-old bodies.

And, by looking at the clutch of stars who are more gorgeous now than ever (think Jennifer Aniston, Halle Berry, Jennifer Lopez), it looks like the forties really are the new thirties...

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