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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 Do Your Shoes Say About You? Exploring Style After 60 and Footwear
1 day ago

What Do Your Shoes Say About You? Exploring Style After 60 and Footwear

Strapless, flats, sneakers, pumps, loafers, oxfords, clogs, slip-ons, laced-up, platform, blue suede, made for walking boots, slippers, dancing, hiking, moccasins, sandals, jellies, flip flops, high heels, spike heels. The endless stream of shoe types…
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When Should You Give Away Your Jewelry? (VIDEO)
3 days ago

When Should You Give Away Your Jewelry? (VIDEO)

My mother had a fabulous collection of what is now called “fashion” jewelry, much of it acquired through her sister’s costume jewelry company. One of the greatest thrills of my childhood was walking through the aisles of stacked wooden drawers at my aunt’s…
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Keep Your Skin Safe AND Look Great with These Sunscreen Products That Double as Makeup
4 days ago

Keep Your Skin Safe AND Look Great with These Sunscreen Products That Double as Makeup

Many of us who are over 50 know first-hand how important it is to protect our skin. Does anyone else remember using baby oil as tanning lotion or using UV reflectors to direct more sun toward our body when we were sunbathing? I shudder to think what we…
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5 Ways to Express Confidence in the Way You Dress
5 days ago

5 Ways to Express Confidence in the Way You Dress

As women get older, society tries to sap them of their confidence. Unfair! If you’re a confident woman in your 40s, 50s, 60s – really, whatever age you are – then you deserve to celebrate it in the way you dress. And if you feel like you’re lacking some…
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How to Feel Beautiful, Stylish and Resilient at 90
6 days ago

How to Feel Beautiful, Stylish and Resilient at 90

I am one of Iris Apfel’s 1.6 million Instagram followers. In a society that worships youth, and in which fashion models seems to grow younger all the time, 99-year-old Apfel is a breath of fresh air. The unconventional style icon’s fabulousness and ageless…
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Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion
1 week ago

Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion

Dressing up in your 60s isn’t always easy, and there may be some things that are holding you back. Be it comfort, style, the season, your shoes, or your accessories, these factors can greatly affect how you style yourself every day…
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Pretty Summer No-Foundation Makeup: The Australian Woman’s Beauty Guide (VIDEO)
2 weeks ago

Pretty Summer No-Foundation Makeup: The Australian Woman’s Beauty Guide (VIDEO)

Nothing compares to fish and chips on Manly Beach, or a holiday party in your bathers (swimsuit) at the ocean in Sydney, Australia. A country where BBQs just happen, beer is the national drink, and the men are alternate versions of Thor meandering…
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Facial Hair Removal for Women Over 60 – Advice from a Celebrity Makeup Artist (Video)
2 weeks ago

Facial Hair Removal for Women Over 60 – Advice from a Celebrity Makeup Artist (Video)

When I asked the women in our community to share their questions about makeup for women over 60, there was one from Carol, who asked about facial hair removal. So, to help investigate this issue, I turned to my good friend, Ariane Poole…
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Wearing Scarves Is a Fun Part of Fashion for Women Over 60
2 weeks ago

Wearing Scarves Is a Fun Part of Fashion for Women Over 60

Be honest. How many scarves do you have tucked away at your house? Dozens? Hundreds? If you’re like most women over 60, it probably feels that way. When I spoke with fashion expert, Melanie Page, during our fashion filming in Milan…
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60 Shades of Grey: Why Women are Going Grey Gracefully
2 weeks ago

60 Shades of Grey: Why Women are Going Grey Gracefully

Most women over 60 will at some point find themselves dealing with grey hair. While this is a natural part of the aging process, some women still find it hard to let go of their “original” hair color, and resort to dyes, highlights or other methods to avoid going grey…
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