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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 Foundation for Aging Skin? What About Red Veined Skin?
1 month ago

What Is the Best Foundation for Aging Skin? What About Red Veined Skin?

The needs of our skin change as we age. One of those needs is finding the foundation that will suit our skin. Manufacturers and makeup lines are beginning to acknowledge the unique demands of women with mature skin…
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Is Cosmetic Eye Surgery Worth it for Older Women? Here Are the Pros and Cons, and the In-Betweens
1 month ago

Is Cosmetic Eye Surgery Worth it for Older Women? Here Are the Pros and Cons, and the In-Betweens

To prepare my friends for my latest news – that my husband had cosmetic surgery on his lower eyelids – I say, “I have something to tell you, and afterward I’ll wait until you stop laughing…”
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13 Minute Makeup Tutorial For Older Women: Banish Hooded Eyes!
1 month ago

13 Minute Makeup Tutorial For Older Women: Banish Hooded Eyes!

Hooded eyes are a common issue that women over 60 have to contend with. It might seem like the only solutions are drastic, surgical options, but there are far simpler, painless ways to create the illusion of an eyelift without a needle or knife in sight! Read More

How to Buy Plus Size Clothing Online with Confidence
1 month ago

How to Buy Plus Size Clothing Online with Confidence

Shopping for plus size clothing in most retail stores is a less than enjoyable experience.

Your options are limited. You have to shop in the back of the store in the hidden, tucked away plus size department. And then you must deal with the salespeople who are not too friendly in many cases. Read More

Stop Looking Shocked! Your Eyebrow Makeup Shouldn’t Make You Look Surprised!
1 month ago

Stop Looking Shocked! Your Eyebrow Makeup Shouldn’t Make You Look Surprised!

Shaping our eyebrows can be a tough beauty challenge as we grow older. Thanks to the wide range of makeup brands today, we can work through several issues we may have with our brows…
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How to Find the Best-Fitting Pants for Older Women
1 month ago

How to Find the Best-Fitting Pants for Older Women

What is the hardest article of clothing to shop for as an older woman? PANTS! Oh my, how we ladies struggle finding a great fitting pair of pants. Most women give up right there in the store and they settle! Well no more settling…
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Tattoos for Older Women – A Surprising New Trend
1 month ago

Tattoos for Older Women – A Surprising New Trend

Since starting Sixty and Me, I have come to expect the unexpected and embrace the diversity and eclectic style of women over sixty. Sometimes when I look at a woman my age I forget that behind that conservative dress and sensible shoes lurks the heart and soul of bohemian. Read More

6 Fashion Faux Pas that Kill Your Style Over 60
1 month ago

6 Fashion Faux Pas that Kill Your Style Over 60

When I interviewed fashion expert, Melanie Payge, I was shocked to find out that I was committing several serious fashion faux pas. Not only was I drawing attention away from my best assets, but, I was actually making some of the challenges that us older women face even worse. Read More

Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer
1 month ago

Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer

As women age, they start to notice that they lose pigment in their skin. This is why you may notice that your skin tends to look a bit dull or sallow in your 50s and 60s. However, with the right makeup products…
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13+ Ways to Keep Your Aging Hands Precious, Hardworking, and Flexible
1 month ago

13+ Ways to Keep Your Aging Hands Precious, Hardworking, and Flexible

Before an infant receives her first toy, she already enjoys playing with a pair of magical and entertaining things attached to her wrists. Those are her hands. As infants we can easily put our hands in our mouth…
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