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Makeup and Fashion

Beauty after 60 isn’t about anti-aging. It’s about feeling your best. Let’s talk about how makeup for older women, fashion, skin care and hairstyles can help.

Hairstyles for Older Women: How to Choose the Perfect Style for You (Video)
3 years ago

Hairstyles for Older Women: How to Choose the Perfect Style for You (Video)

Our hairstyles have reflected our sense of style since we were little girls. When I was 6, I loved my pigtails. Then, as a young woman, I had a perm – please tell me why no-one stopped me! Read More

Does Fashion for Women Over 60 = “Wear Whatever You Want?”
3 years ago

Does Fashion for Women Over 60 = “Wear Whatever You Want?”

Style can be a hot button issue at any age and this is definitely true when it comes to fashion for women over 60. I’m not sure that I really understood this simple fact until this week, when I posted a few questions to our community Facebook page. Read More

How to Wear Makeup with Glasses and Other Useful Makeup Tips for Women Over 60 (Video)
3 years ago

How to Wear Makeup with Glasses and Other Useful Makeup Tips for Women Over 60 (Video)

Like many women in our community, I have worn glasses for most of my life. For most of this time, my glasses lived in perfect harmony with my makeup. In fact, I didn’t really think about how to wear makeup with my glasses until I was well into my 50s. Read More

25 Tips for Shopping for the Perfect Handbag
3 years ago

25 Tips for Shopping for the Perfect Handbag

When was the last time you performed a bag assessment? A purse is more than an accessory – it is a statement, an investment and a daily companion. This is true at 16 and it’s true at 60. Read More

Fashion Over 60 Doesn’t Require You to Wear a Costume
3 years ago

Fashion Over 60 Doesn’t Require You to Wear a Costume

Although older women are becoming more visible in the world of fashion, I fear that we are also becoming somewhat fetishized in the press and on social media. I chalk that up to the enormous popularity of Ari Seth Cohen’s Advanced Style Blog. Read More

Eye Makeup for Older Women: Application on “Heavy Eyelids” and Other Tricks (Video)
3 years ago

Eye Makeup for Older Women: Application on “Heavy Eyelids” and Other Tricks (Video)

As we get a little older, we need to think carefully about the makeup techniques that we apply. This is especially true when it comes to eye makeup application, which is a delicate process at any age. Read More

Do You Always Wear Sleeves? Fashion Over 60 Community Question
3 years ago

Do You Always Wear Sleeves? Fashion Over 60 Community Question

Fashion over 60 is a tricky business. On the one hand, by the time we reach our 60th birthdays, we have (mostly) learned to love and accept our bodies. We also don’t really care what other people think of us, even if we still enjoy fashion, makeup and style. Read More

How Does She Do it? Fashion Over 60 Can Be Fast and Fun!
3 years ago

How Does She Do it? Fashion Over 60 Can Be Fast and Fun!

Do you ever wonder how some women just seem to “get it” when it comes to fashion over 60? How to they seem to always look put together? Read More

Eye Makeup Tips for Older Women – How to Apply Mascara (Video)
3 years ago

Eye Makeup Tips for Older Women – How to Apply Mascara (Video)

If you were to ask a group of women what part of their body they like the most, many of us would say that we love our eyes. There is something about the eyes that we find fascinating. They are more than just colorful globes. They are windows into our soul. At least, that’s how many of us think about them. Read More

Ankle Pants and Spring Fashion for Women Over 60
3 years ago

Ankle Pants and Spring Fashion for Women Over 60

Ankle pants are a perfect transition into spring for all women of all ages. In addition, this style is quite easy to find in the retail stores (always an advantage). But, what exactly is an ankle pant? Read More