Try as we might to live in the moment, we can never quite resist a peek into the future: even a hypothetical one. The release of FaceApp, for instance, has left us scrambling to get a peek at our “older selves,” as it transforms our selfies with the wrinkles of our smooth-skin nightmares.

In case you’ve been comparing your own headshots to those of celebs on the app to see if they’ve fared any better, however (guilty), look no further: Adele has just done the groundwork for you.

For her 29th birthday, the star forwent her signature glam look, opting instead for a grandmother-like makeunder that had us LOL-ing at her ever-cheeky antics. Posting a collage of the granny-inspired shots to her social media pages, the usually flawless-faced singer is seen with wiry white roots, a uncharacteristically colorful cardi, and chained glasses, making her appear to be two times her actual age.

Nearly 30! Thanks for the well wishes. See you soon x

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“Nearly 30!” she wrote. “Thanks for the well wishes. See you soon x”

While it’s a far cry from her signature stunning face of makeup (which you can cop with these nine products), we’ve gotta say — we kinda’ like Granny Adele. She looks happy and fun-loving, and frankly, we’d expect nothing less from our girl in her “old” age.

Happy belated, Adele!

We want you to tag us in your best “old” shots of yourself @BritandCo.

(h/t E!; photo via Kevin Winter/Getty)