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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.

Embrace Your Curves! Why Covering Up Isn’t the Answer After 60
2 months ago

Embrace Your Curves! Why Covering Up Isn’t the Answer After 60

Plus-sized women often deal with a barrage of unsolicited advice. Opinions on what to wear, what not to wear, the right colors, the wrong colors, unacceptable styles and cuts, etc. Even when those suggestions come with the best intentions, they can be downright insulting…
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How Petite Women Over 60 Can Find the Perfect Pair of Jeans
2 months ago

How Petite Women Over 60 Can Find the Perfect Pair of Jeans

If you’re petite (or just a woman, for that matter), you’ve probably had to try on 32,000 pairs of jeans before you found the right one. It’s kind of like dating. You try some, you drop some, and in the end, you usually find one that you absolutely love. Read More

7 Simple Holiday Hairstyle Tips for Mature Women
2 months ago

7 Simple Holiday Hairstyle Tips for Mature Women

Thanksgiving, Christmastime, New Year’s – another holiday season is coming up, and many of us will be either hosting or attending a get-together of some sort. An easy way to get a few compliments…
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5 Stylish Clothing Items You Can Wear After 60… Even if You Think You Can’t!
2 months ago

5 Stylish Clothing Items You Can Wear After 60… Even if You Think You Can’t!

As a woman over 60 interested in looking and feeling good, you’ve probably asked these questions at one point: Can I wear that? Will I look good in that? Am I too old to wear that? Do I have the right body type to wear that?
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Why Are Women Over 50 Still Insecure About How They Look?
2 months ago

Why Are Women Over 50 Still Insecure About How They Look?

Last spring, I began interviewing women over 50, 60, 70 and 80 for a video series about the importance of staying visible as we age. It was the most challenging project I had ever done. For one thing, becoming visible – on camera – myself, at nearly 70…
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Stop Looking Shocked! Your Eyebrow Makeup Shouldn’t Make You Look Surprised!
2 months 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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Luxury Skincare on a Budget: 5 Ways to Make Your Skin Feel Like a Million Bucks
2 months ago

Luxury Skincare on a Budget: 5 Ways to Make Your Skin Feel Like a Million Bucks

There’s a whole new world of skincare out there. It’s fun and it’s affordable with new formulations and innovative, targeted products. Read More

5 Trendy Fall Accessories to Make a Mature Woman Bloom This Season
2 months ago

5 Trendy Fall Accessories to Make a Mature Woman Bloom This Season

When the weather turns chilly, we have a tendency to throw on anything – or everything – that will simply keep the elements at bay. The challenge, though, is how to do that without looking like an overstuffed sofa…
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Grey Hair (#4 is Harder Than is Sounds!)
2 months ago

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Grey Hair (#4 is Harder Than is Sounds!)

Having finished Grey Hair & You – and seen it released on Amazon and distributed in various book stores – I came to the realisation that the greatest prejudice against grey hair in women comes from women themselves…
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Stop Helping the Clock! 3 Makeup Mistakes that Make You Look Older
3 months ago

Stop Helping the Clock! 3 Makeup Mistakes that Make You Look Older

You may not realize it, but, your makeup techniques may actually be making you look older. That was the message of professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole, when I interviewed her recently. Join us as we discuss the 3 most common mistakes that older women make when it comes to applying makeup…
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