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A Game-Changing Product for Those of Us with Hooded Eyes

By Elise Marquam-Jahns January 06, 2022

As we all know, we can’t stop the signs of aging, but thankfully there are ways to minimize the effects. Whether we’re in our 50s or 80s, we can feel even better if we look as good as we feel. One of the areas where aging most noticeably takes its toll is our eyes…

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Help for Hooded Eyes and a Great Tip to Lift Lips

By Elise Marquam-Jahns May 20, 2021

A few days ago, when I was preparing for a Zoom makeup consultation with a client, I applied makeup on one side of my face only. This type of makeup application allows me to show the results on one side of my face and then demonstrate on the other side…

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9 Pro Makeup Artist Tips for Women 50+ with Hooded Eyes (Video)

By Elise Marquam-Jahns February 20, 2020

What exactly is a hooded eye? Hooded eyes form when we have excess skin folding down from the brown bone to the lash line which makes our eyes look smaller. We can be born with hooded eyes or they can be a result of our skin changing as we get older…

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9 Best Eyeshadows for Older Skin

By Sandra Roussy January 20, 2023

Makeup trends and eyeshadow colors go in and out of style. At our age, we have seen many of these trends come and go and sometimes even come back. I went through phases where there were periods that I couldn’t leave…

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How to Make-Up Hooded Lids: The Senior Woman’s Guide to a Stunning Eye (Video)

By Suzanne Blons February 12, 2022

As a professional makeup artist, the question of how to make-up hooded lids and create a stunning eye is a frequent and enthusiastic query…

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Pro Makeup Artist Tips: Eyeshadow 101 for Older Women (VIDEO)

By Elise Marquam-Jahns November 11, 2021

Often, the women I’ve worked with have shared with me why they hesitate to wear eyeshadow and some of these reasons may certainly resonate with you as well. Some feel it’s not really important or necessary or it takes too much time or is too difficult…

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7 Ways Older Women Can Make Their Eyes Look Bigger and More Lifted (VIDEO)

By Elise Marquam-Jahns November 05, 2021

There are some wonderful makeup techniques we can use to create bigger and even more beautiful, lifted eyes. And since our eyes are the first place to show age, this is especially important for those of us over 50. The right makeup…

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The Quickest, Easiest Eyeshadow Application for Older Women (VIDEO)

By Elise Marquam-Jahns March 11, 2021

Eye shadow can do wonders to highlight our eyes and help us look our best. Yet I’ve heard from a number of you that eyeshadow application can be a bit challenging – and, frankly, just too time consuming and difficult…

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Eye Makeup for Older Women: How to Draw Attention to Your Beautiful Eyes (Video)

By Margaret Manning July 22, 2016

It’s been over 2 years since Ariane Poole and I started working together on a series of makeup tips for older women videos. In today’s video, we will show you how to draw attention to your beautiful eyes. Read More

How to Keep Our Mascara from Smudging

By Elise Marquam-Jahns May 11, 2023

During in-person makeup classes I teach and the Zoom makeup consultations I do, I’ll often ask the question: “What is your biggest makeup challenge?” As you might imagine, the responses range from hooded eyes to downturned lips…

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