Sandra is the middle-aged woman you hear about who sheds everything she owns and sets out into the world to rediscover and redefine herself. After more than twenty years spent in the fashion industry designing collections for brands such as La Senza, Victoria’s Secret, and JACOB Lingerie, she shifted her path and pursued her longtime passion for writing, traveling, and photography. Sandra was published in the NY Times best selling book Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It. A deeply personal essay hand-picked by Elizabeth Gilbert about loss, facing fears, and going after dreams. Visit her website: www.sandraroussy.com

Latest Posts By Sandra Roussy

3 months ago

Swimsuits for Older Women: How to Find a Flattering Bathing Suit

How does a woman over 60 find a comfortable and fashionable bathing suit that will cover up a little unwanted weight? Where can she find a style that creates a flattering look? Fortunately, in recent years, designers have started to think about how to create swimwear that meets our needs. They still haven’t taken the step of showing older women in their advertising, but, that’s another story. So, if you’re looking to hit the beach this summer, here are a few places to look for flattering bathing suits for women over 50.

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3 months ago

Best Clothing Stores for Women over 50

As we get older, our tastes in fashion items changes. That doesn’t mean that we have to start wearing frumpy granny-looking clothes as we get older, but we tend to start dressing and choosing our outfits according to the natural changes…

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4 months ago

7 Best Perfumes for Older Women

Do you remember hearing the term “old lady perfume”? Most likely, when hearing that, a memory stirs and you can actually sense a familiar scent of your late grandma or aunt from years ago. It seems that older women all smelled the same decades…

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5 months ago

10 Best Sustainable Fashion Brands

Fairtrade, ethical, sustainable, green, environmentally-friendly, low carbon footprint. All of these words and phrases, to name a few, have come to fruition in the last few years and made quite an impact on many industries, including the fashion industry…

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5 months ago

6 Best Places to Buy Glasses Online

By now most of us are used to shopping online. Small and big retailers have made it simple for us to shop on their websites and to add items to a cart to be purchased in a few quick clicks. If you haven’t already shopped online, you can ask for some…

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5 months ago

7 Best Peptide Serums

There are so many skincare products out there it can become a little dizzying to scope out what you actually need in your daily care regimen. One thing we know for sure is that our skin diminishes its collagen production as we age…

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6 months ago

6 Best Skin Firming Creams

There are several reasons why our skin loses firmness and elasticity as we age. The main factor is age, but genetics and lifestyle also play a role. There is no going around this one, sorry ladies. First, we notice the skin around our eyes and then other parts of our faces…

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6 months ago

10 Stylish and Comfortable Boots for Older Women

The colder months are fast approaching, and the time of year will come to slip out of our sandals and into our boots. Choosing boots is a very personal style choice, and it can change as we get older. I used to love the high heeled…

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7 months ago

Pixie Haircuts for Women Over 60

Have you been thinking of opting for a short hairstyle? Pixie styles are a modern and contemporary way to wear your hair when you’re over 60. Actually, pixies look great at any age. These super short cuts are excellent for thick or thin hair…

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7 months ago

9 Best Eyeshadows for Older Skin

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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