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About Margaret Manning

Margaret Manning is the founder of Sixty and Me. She is an entrepreneur, author and speaker. Margaret is passionate about building dynamic and engaged communities that improve lives and change perceptions. Margaret can be contacted at margaret@sixtyandme.com
Latest Posts | By Margaret Manning
Makeup for Mature Skin Video Tutorial: A 5-Minute Makeover (Video)
5 years ago

Makeup for Mature Skin Video Tutorial: A 5-Minute Makeover (Video)

In this makeup tips video for women over 60, we walk through a 5-minute makeover that shows how to apply makeup for mature skin without a lot of hassle. Read More

Do Too Many Women Over 60 Have a Fear of Asking for Help?
5 years ago

Do Too Many Women Over 60 Have a Fear of Asking for Help?

The feminist movement gave women many gifts. Whatever your opinion about “women’s lib,” most efforts to achieve equality and independence have been helpful. Women can vote, own property and enjoy a wide range of legal and financial freedoms. Women truly have come out of the shadows and chosen to take off their invisibility cloaks. Read More

Makeup for Rosacea that Takes the Redness Away (Video)
5 years ago

Makeup for Rosacea that Takes the Redness Away (Video)

In this makeup video, we will discuss makeup for rosacea. One thing that many women, of all ages, have to deal with is high coloring or blotchy skin, sometimes referred to as rosacea. This skin condition can often become the entire focus of a woman’s face. We all have unique beauty issues that bother us.

If rosacea is your concern, this video offers some ideas for an easy way to apply an effective makeup solution. Read More

Book Club: Chestnut Street by Maeve Binchy
5 years ago

Book Club: Chestnut Street by Maeve Binchy

Chestnut Street” is a collection of thirty six short stories by Maeve Binchy, a much loved writer who passed away in 2012. Her husband, Gordon Snell, recently decided that the time was right to share these stories that his wife had written over many years. I am glad he made that decision.

These are wonderful stories, set on Chestnut Street, a fictional place in Dublin, Ireland. Each story is told from the point of view of a different resident. They include stories told by adults, teenagers, and children. Read More

Wondering What to Do in Retirement? Here Are 7 Unusual Ideas
5 years ago

Wondering What to Do in Retirement? Here Are 7 Unusual Ideas

For years, you have been wondering what to do in retirement, once it finally arrives. Many people put off big life plans and dreams until after they’re finished working. Maybe you have been saying to yourself that you will take a certain trip or have a certain experience or pursue a certain venture after you retire. Read More

Makeup for Older Women: A Collection of Free Tips and Tutorials (Video)
5 years ago

Makeup for Older Women: A Collection of Free Tips and Tutorials (Video)

When I interviewed professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole, I knew that I wanted to demystify makeup for older women. I wanted to help women our age to get the most from their makeup products, using simple techniques. Most of all, I wanted the women in our community to look and feel their best. These makeup tips videos were a blast to film. I hope that you find the useful! Read More

6 Tips for Dealing with Grumpy Grandkids
5 years ago

6 Tips for Dealing with Grumpy Grandkids

For many women in our community, being a grandmother offers the opportunity to apply their experience and wisdom to shaping and nurturing their grandkids. Read More

6 Unexpected Makeup Tips for Older Women (Video)
5 years ago

6 Unexpected Makeup Tips for Older Women (Video)

If you’re looking for simple, yet effective, makeup tips for older women, you’ve come to the right place. In this short video, we discuss how the rules of makeup application change as we age.

We offer 6 simple tips for bringing our makeup look up to date – applying primer, using the right foundation, applying concealer correctly and more! Read More

Book Club: A Year by the Sea by Joan Anderson
5 years ago

Book Club: A Year by the Sea by Joan Anderson

“A Year by the Sea” is a book about a woman’s gift to herself. It is a story of transformation. On one level it is about a woman taking time to “find herself.” On another, it has an edge of gutsy courage that makes it stand out. Read More

Learn How to Get Rid of Age Spots with this Makeup Tutorial (Video)
5 years ago

Learn How to Get Rid of Age Spots with this Makeup Tutorial (Video)

In this video, we will discuss how to get rid of age spots using makeup and other techniques. When most women think about age spot removal, expensive surgery or other painful treatments spring to mind. But, there is another option. While makeup can’t get rid of your age spots permanently, it can help you to soften their effects. Read More