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My Encore Career in Africa

May 21, 2015 |

Guest Post by Wendy Walleigh | After a long but profitable career in high tech marketing and sales, I wanted to have more impact on people’s lives while still using the skills, knowledge and experience I had acquired at work. But how to reinvent myself? Read More

Want to Lose Weight After 50? It’s Time to Get Social!

May 21, 2015 |

Let’s be honest. By the time we reach our 50s and 60s most of us have a few extra pounds tucked away for a rainy day. Unfortunately, in a world filled with a Krispy Kreme Doughnuts store on every corner, having a calorie packed “rainy day fund” is about as useful as having a refrigerator at the North Pole. Read More

50 Women Over 50 Offer Advice for Finding Friends and Beating Loneliness

May 20, 2015 |

Many years ago, I had a good friend who had just gone through a very difficult loss and was overwhelmed with sadness. All I could do for the first few weeks was sit with her while she cried. Over time, she revealed the depth of her guilt and sadness and I realized that it was going to take her a long time to heal. Read More

Summer Makeup Tips for Older Women: Warmer Weather Calls for Lighter Foundation

May 19, 2015 |

+-*What light weight foundation do you use in the summer? Did you agree or disagree with Ariane Poole’s makeup tips for women over 50? Please join the conversation and “like” and share this article to keep the discussion going.Read More

When it Comes to Makeup for Older Women, Blue is the New Black

May 17, 2015 |

+-*One of the biggest makeup mistakes you can make as an older woman is applying the same techniques that you used as a teenager. In this makeup tips video, professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole explains why blue is a great choice for your next mascara. When it comes to makeup for women over 50, blue really is the new black! Read More

What Pomegranates Can Tell Us About the Secret Beauty of Getting Older

May 16, 2015 |

I love pomegranates. I’m not just talking about how wonderful they taste – although they are certainly delicious. I’m talking about something slightly deeper. Pomegranates remind us that what is on the inside really matters. In fact, as you probably already know, sometimes the ones that look the roughest on the outside are the sweetest on the inside. Read More

Connect with Your Inner 6-Year-Old and Take the Training Wheels Off! (Video)

May 15, 2015 |

When I was a little girl, I was always coming home with bumps and bruises. No, I wasn’t fighting with the other kids at school (I was a good girl!) The reason that I was always a bit battered was that I refused to accept my physical boundaries.  I loved to try new things and when I failed I just dusted myself off and tried again. Then I grew up… Read More

What I Learned About Dating After 60 from Dating Expert, Lisa Copeland

May 14, 2015 |

True love. It’s an experience that most women have been searching for all their lives. Perhaps you are one of the lucky few who found their soul mate early in life – and held on to them. But, if you are like most women, your romantic history is more complicated. By the time we reach our 60s, most of us have experienced romantic highs and devastating lows. Many of us have suffered broken trust, divorce and lost. Is it any wonder that most women our age are reluctant to try “dating” again? Read More

Why Travel is Such a Great Way to Make Friends as an Adult (Video)

May 13, 2015 |

I was recently scanning through my 600 Facebook friends when I realized that less than 10% of them regularly interact with my posts or engage in conversations with me. In total, perhaps only 10-15 people regularly engage in dialogues that demonstrate a deep and meaningful interest in my life, work and passions. I’m not criticizing, by the way. I know how busy life can get. But, it’s still interesting how much we have come to rely on surface-level interactions with the people we care about. Read More

How to Choose the Best Concealer for Older Skin: What Works and What Doesn’t?

May 12, 2015 |

+-*If you are wondering how to choose the best concealer for older skin, this video is for you. Professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole is amazingly talented. She is also a good friend and a regular guest on the Sixty and Me Show. In this video, we discuss what works (and what doesn’t) when it comes to selecting a concealer that is perfect for your skin. Trust me, you will almost certainly be surprised by what Ariane Poole has to say!Read More

Beauty After 50: Get Real Result from Faux Tanning

May 10, 2015 |

+-*When it comes to beauty after 50, one of the worst things that you can do to your skin is to spend too much time in the sun. As the days get longer and the sun returns, it may be tempting to get a “healthy” looking tan. In reality, this is only going to make you look older and damage your skin in the long term. In this video, makeup artist, Ariane Poole, offers an alternative to dangerous tanning. She says that some of the new “faux tanning” solutions are top notch. Stay tuned for her recommendations…Read More

A Woman’s Face Tells You More than Her Clothes

May 9, 2015 |

Today, I came across a quote by Dale Carnegie that reminded me of all of the fabulous women that have surprised me over the years. The quote was, “The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back.” Read More

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