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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.

What is the Best Shampoo for Thinning Hair, According to Women Over 60?
3 years ago

What is the Best Shampoo for Thinning Hair, According to Women Over 60?

Recently, I had the pleasure of interviewing celebrity stylist, Denise McAdam, on the topic of thinning hair. During the interview, we talked about the importance of taking a balanced approach to this problem. This means using a combination of nutrition, exercise and, of course, the right hair products, to fight back against thinning hair. Read More

Solutions for Thinning Hair in Women Over 60 (Video)
3 years ago

Solutions for Thinning Hair in Women Over 60 (Video)

When it comes to hair care for older women, the members of our community face specific challenges. One of the most common of these is thinning hair. Read More

The Biggest Problem with Dresses for Women Over 60 is Easy to Solve
3 years ago

The Biggest Problem with Dresses for Women Over 60 is Easy to Solve

When it comes to dresses for women over 60, there are two common questions that most of us ask, while standing in front of the mirror. Read More

Can You “Buy” Good Fashion Taste?
3 years ago

Can You “Buy” Good Fashion Taste?

In a recent book review about good taste, Jeffrey Felner, the witty and often acerbic arbiter of fashion, suggested that, yes, you can learn tricks to develop your personal style, but taste isn’t something you can learn; you’re either born with it or you’re not. Read More

Cultivate These 4 Traits to Get More from Fashion After 60
3 years ago

Cultivate These 4 Traits to Get More from Fashion After 60

In a previous article, I asked the women in our community to describe their personal style in 3 words. I absolutely loved all of your responses! That said, I also realized that I may not have been specific enough about exactly how to develop your own personal style. Read More

How to Stay True to Yourself and Not Be Invisible After 60 (Video)
3 years ago

How to Stay True to Yourself and Not Be Invisible After 60 (Video)

Many women in the Sixty and Me community say that they feel invisible. Sometimes, this feeling comes from no longer having your kids around to take care of. Other times, feeling invisible is more closely related to the way in which society treats older women. Read More

The Importance of Color, Texture and Shine for Fashion After 60
3 years ago

The Importance of Color, Texture and Shine for Fashion After 60

I first became familiar with the phrase “color, texture and shine” a few years back while working with Stacy London, whose hit show “What Not To Wear” became the epitome of the before and after makeovers. Read More

Can You Help Me Pick a Mother of the Groom Dress?
3 years ago

Can You Help Me Pick a Mother of the Groom Dress?

I have some exciting news to share: My son is getting married! I’m thrilled for them and I love my daughter-in-law to be.

The wedding will be this August, on the beach in Los Angeles, where they live. Currently I live in Austin, Texas, so, I have some planning to do between now and then. Read More

A “White Shirt” is the Key to Fashion for Women Over 60 (Video)
3 years ago

A “White Shirt” is the Key to Fashion for Women Over 60 (Video)

With regards to fashion for women over 60, few people are as influential as Lyn Slater, the Accidental Icon. Beyond being a fabulous dresser, Lyn is also an entertaining writer. Read More

Fashion After 60 is All About Finding and Expressing Yourself (Video)
3 years ago

Fashion After 60 is All About Finding and Expressing Yourself (Video)

What do navy blue, black and dark grey have in common? They are all colors that society thinks is “acceptable” when it comes to fashion for women over 60. What complete nonsense! Read More