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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.

Up Close and Personal! Why Women Over 60 Need a Magnifying Mirror
3 years ago

Up Close and Personal! Why Women Over 60 Need a Magnifying Mirror

Many years ago a friend recounted that for her still-stylish mother’s 90th birthday she bought her a magnifying mirror. “Because,” she added, “Well, you know…” Frankly, I didn’t know. I do now. Read More

Makeup for Older Women: My Magical 7-Item Kiko Inspired Travel Kit
3 years ago

Makeup for Older Women: My Magical 7-Item Kiko Inspired Travel Kit

Makeup for older women isn’t just about finding the right products for your skin. It’s also about having the right products on hand, when you need them. Read More

After 60, Change Your Dress Style to Reflect the Way You Think and Feel
3 years ago

After 60, Change Your Dress Style to Reflect the Way You Think and Feel

Dressing in an age appropriate way is something that strikes fear into the heart of many women. We don’t want to look like “Mutton dressed as Lamb.” We don’t want to look like granny. Read More

Making a Luxurious Coffee Face Mask from Natural Ingredients in Your Kitchen
3 years ago

Making a Luxurious Coffee Face Mask from Natural Ingredients in Your Kitchen

I’m writing this, while wearing my luxurious homemade coffee face mask. Hopefully I’ll make it through the whole article without any of the beautiful mixture falling on my computer. Wish me luck!

As you know, I’m not a big fan of anti-aging products. At the same time, just because I don’t believe in magical pills and potions doesn’t mean that I don’t like playing with makeup and handmade face masks. Read More

Why I Love Judi Dench’s New Tattoo
3 years ago

Why I Love Judi Dench’s New Tattoo

As many women in our community have told me, tattoos are not just for young people on spring break. A great number of older women, including Judi Dench, are choosing to celebrate their past, present and future in beautiful ink. Read More

This Turmeric Face Mask for Aging Skin Won’t Turn Your Skin Yellow
3 years ago

This Turmeric Face Mask for Aging Skin Won’t Turn Your Skin Yellow

When I told my friend Susie that I was going to create a magical turmeric face mask for aging skin, her immediate question was, “Aren’t you afraid that you will turn your skin yellow?” Read More

5 Fashion Trends in Plus Size Clothing for Women Over 60
3 years ago

5 Fashion Trends in Plus Size Clothing for Women Over 60

Stylish, mature women see trends come and go. You follow the ones you love and you patiently wait out the ones you don’t.

There’s a special challenge for plus size women looking for stylish clothes. Fashion trends rarely flatter a curvy figure. Even if there’s a style you love, it can be hard, or even impossible, to find it in your size. This makes feeling comfortable and looking stylish even more difficult. Read More

Looking for the Best Long Hairstyles for Older Women? This Video is for You! (Video)
3 years ago

Looking for the Best Long Hairstyles for Older Women? This Video is for You! (Video)

Making it to your 60s with long hair is something of a victory. After all, there are many times during our lives when we face a lot of pressure to cut our hair.

Finding the best long hairstyles for older women can be a challenge for exactly this reason. There just aren’t as many examples out there, compared to short and medium length hairstyles. Read More

Facial Hair Removal for Women Over 60 – Advice from a Celebrity Makeup Artist (Video)
3 years ago

Facial Hair Removal for Women Over 60 – Advice from a Celebrity Makeup Artist (Video)

Recently, I asked the women in our community to share their questions about makeup for women over 60. We had some great questions, including one from Carol, who asked about facial hair removal. So, to help investigate this issue, I turned to my good friend, Ariane Poole. Read More

Exploring the Best Medium Length Hairstyles for Older Women (Video)
3 years ago

Exploring the Best Medium Length Hairstyles for Older Women (Video)

If you are looking at hairstyles for older women, you have three basic choices – short, medium or long. In today’s episode of the Sixty and Me Show, I has the opportunity to talk with professional hairdresser, Denise McAdam about medium length hairstyles for women our age. Read More