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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.

Top 5 Skincare Ingredients to Refresh Your Mature Skin
3 weeks ago

Top 5 Skincare Ingredients to Refresh Your Mature Skin

We all know this saying: “Age ain’t nothing but a number.” Turning back the hands of time can be as simple as one, two, three – or so do cosmetic companies want you to believe. But most consumers never take that extra second to read…
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Fashion for Older Women: Capri Pants for the Summer Months
3 weeks ago

Fashion for Older Women: Capri Pants for the Summer Months

The capri pants have garnered a lot of controversy in the last couple of years! Many articles will tell you not to wear them and that they make you appear frumpy. Yet I’m sure many of you reading this have a pair or two in your closet because at this time of our life.
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Fashion After 60 Really Shines This Spring! 6 Style Trends to Explore
3 weeks ago

Fashion After 60 Really Shines This Spring! 6 Style Trends to Explore

In a conversation with Margaret Manning of Sixty and Me, style expert Jodie Filogomo gives this advice about this year’s newest spring fashions: “Don’t follow the rules.” As a mature woman, you really have a lot of freedom to wear what you want and just enjoy looking your best…
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5 Practical Tips for Buying Jewelry
4 weeks ago

5 Practical Tips for Buying Jewelry

Being an experienced gemologist and jewelry designer, I hear discouraging stories about buying jewelry. With this article, I would like to help you make informed decisions when buying nice jewelry so that you pay a fair price and get to enjoy your new jewelry…
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Help for Hooded Eyes and a Great Tip to Lift Lips
4 weeks ago

Help for Hooded Eyes and a Great Tip to Lift Lips

A few days ago, when I was preparing for a Zoom makeup consultation with a client, I applied makeup on one side of my face only. This type of makeup application allows me to show the results on one side of my face and then demonstrate on the other side…
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Maxi (a.k.a. Long) Dresses and Summer Fashion for Women Over 60
4 weeks ago

Maxi (a.k.a. Long) Dresses and Summer Fashion for Women Over 60

I’ve been quite surprised that I haven’t seen older women wearing maxi dresses or maxi skirts during the summer months. Most of us in the older age groups aren’t comfortable wearing shorts anymore. Many women question the silhouette of capris…
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Clothing for Women Over 60 – Embrace Your Bohemian Side (Video)
4 weeks ago

Clothing for Women Over 60 – Embrace Your Bohemian Side (Video)

I don’t know about you, but, I think clothing for women over 60 is so much fun. It doesn’t matter that most of the major fashion brands ignore us. I’m SO over high heels anyway! What matters is that, as women in our 60s, we can finally feel free to choose…
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Exploring Clothing for Hot Flashes: My Top 4 Natural Fabrics That Also Protect the Planet
1 month ago

Exploring Clothing for Hot Flashes: My Top 4 Natural Fabrics That Also Protect the Planet

This may seem an unusual article to write for women who are over 60, but, like me, there are still many women having to deal with some of the less pleasant effects of menopause. So, if you are one of those women and are still sweating, this little article…
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Do Your Clothes Spark Joy After 50? (Do They Have to?)
1 month ago

Do Your Clothes Spark Joy After 50? (Do They Have to?)

A lot of people, including myself, have fallen hard for the “Konmari” craze. In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the trend – which has spread like wildfire – is the result of the enormous success of Marie Kondo’s best-selling book, The Life-Changing Magic…
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Spectacular Hair Color Options for Fabulous Older Women (Photos)
1 month ago

Spectacular Hair Color Options for Fabulous Older Women (Photos)

Should I let my hair go gray? We all face that tough decision sooner or later. We can let nature take control all along, or when gray first appears, we can punt and color our hair “for the time being.” By age 60, it’s no longer the time being. I find that women our age talk…
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