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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.

At Age 80, This Man May Be the World’s Hottest Grandpa
3 years ago

At Age 80, This Man May Be the World’s Hottest Grandpa

I don’t know about you, but, I love the fact that older men and women are starting to become icons of style around the world. For example, you probably know that Jessica Lange (age 67) was chosen as the face of Marc Jacobs and that Sarah Wiley (age 68) was featured in Stella Magazine. But, did you know that older men are also taking the fashion world by storm? Read More

Jane Seymour’s Anti-Aging Secrets Seem More Like Positive Aging Tips to Me
3 years ago

Jane Seymour’s Anti-Aging Secrets Seem More Like Positive Aging Tips to Me

It’s amazing to me that, even when someone takes a positive aging stance, their views are framed as “anti-aging secrets.” This was exactly what I thought this morning as I watched an interview with Jane Seymour on the show This Morning. Read More

7 Fabulous Accessories That Add Flair and Style for Women Over 60
3 years ago

7 Fabulous Accessories That Add Flair and Style for Women Over 60

I was blessed with a mother who could take a scarf and a couple of cheap bangles and turn an inexpensive outfit into a fashion statement. It was a knack she acquired by watching her aunties; women from the twenties! It’s a knack that has been handed down. We are all women who love our accessories. Read More

Why Brooches Are Hot When it Comes to Fall Fashion for Women Over 60
3 years ago

Why Brooches Are Hot When it Comes to Fall Fashion for Women Over 60

Since the weather has taken a turn for the cooler temperatures, we are wearing more layers, jackets and coverings. And a great way to add some fun and excitement to these pieces is with one or all of your brooches! Read More

Plus Size Fashion Tips: Finding Sleeves to Flatter Every Figure
3 years ago

Plus Size Fashion Tips: Finding Sleeves to Flatter Every Figure

Finding the perfect plus size top isn’t easy. You have to deal with the shoddy selection in local stores, or compare styles and prices across dozens of online retailers. Either way, it takes some time and patience. Read More

Go from Casual to Chic with Vintage Costume Jewelry
3 years ago

Go from Casual to Chic with Vintage Costume Jewelry

If you’re like me, you have a uniform – a particular type of outfit – that you wear most days.

Yours might be a white shirt and trousers, a wrap dress, or a skirt and jacket. Mine is a tee-shirt and jeans, topped with a blazer. These pieces are wardrobe staples you probably have in your closet. Read More

Less is More! 4 Reasons Most Older Women Need a Fashion Formula
3 years ago

Less is More! 4 Reasons Most Older Women Need a Fashion Formula

If you are a woman who follows the blogger, Instagram and Twitter fashionistas of the world, you have probably gained the impression that you need to wear something new and different every single day. Wrong!

There are a variety of reasons this will not work for you, or most people you know. Not the least being lack of space, lack of time and lack of money! Read More

5 Ways to Refresh Your Fall Wardrobe and Get More from Fashion Over 60
3 years ago

5 Ways to Refresh Your Fall Wardrobe and Get More from Fashion Over 60

Fall is here and it holds new promise. I know that personally I look forward to the last quarter of the year to finish those old New Years Resolutions that may not yet have been checked off. The pending holidays always give me a sense of urgency. What do I need to finish before I begin new projects? Read More

10 Big Makeup Mistakes for Women Over 50… and What to Do About Them!
3 years ago

10 Big Makeup Mistakes for Women Over 50… and What to Do About Them!

I know, it sounds very negative to write about the 10 biggest mistakes, as opposed to writing about the best makeup tips!

But for me, the key to the best makeup at any age, is to follow the “Less is More” rule. This is especially true once we are over 50. Read More

Why Ankle Boots Are One of the Hottest Fall Fashion Trends for Women over 60
3 years ago

Why Ankle Boots Are One of the Hottest Fall Fashion Trends for Women over 60

The weather is starting to get cooler in my part of the country and that means fall fashion for most of us! The ankle boot may not be a new trend, but it is definitely one that has stood the test of time and works for any woman who has feet – ha ha! Read More