There are certainly several directions one can go with this.
I thought about a self-portrait of my tired self in the morning. Quickly ditched that idea.
Then I thought about some of the old cars at my husband's job that are waiting for their makeovers. They certainly look worn.
Then of course, there are various things that can be worn. Like clothes. Jewelry. Hats. All kinds of accessories. Masks. Bandages. Etcetera.
I was thinking about those kinds of things when I realized that I could go "macro" with that thought and pull out what I was wearing on my lips at that very moment. So, that's what I did.
Digital Field Guide: page 99
Images: This post featuring photographs of black women from the 1850's to the early 1900's.