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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 Are the Best Short Hairstyles for Older Women? (Video)
4 weeks ago

What Are the Best Short Hairstyles for Older Women? (Video)

Denise McAdam is an expert on hairstyles for older women. Whether your hair is short or long, thick or thin, she knows exactly what to do to make you look your best. As our hair gets a little thinner with age – and I know about this phenomenon…
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13 Best Mascaras for Older Women
4 weeks ago

13 Best Mascaras for Older Women

The one makeup item that I simply can’t live without is mascara. I wear it every day, and sometimes that’s the only thing I put on for those natural-look days. I have been wearing mascara since I was a teenager. Needless to say…
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8 Makeup Techniques That Make a Huge Difference for Older Women (VIDEO)
1 month ago

8 Makeup Techniques That Make a Huge Difference for Older Women (VIDEO)

Our skin has changed just a bit since we were in our 20s and 30s, so those beautiful makeup looks we saw in Seventeen Magazine or Glamour may not be our best looks at this point in our lives. As a professional, working makeup artist…
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Small Clothes – Big Problems? 10 Ideas for Petite Clothing for Women Over 60
1 month ago

Small Clothes – Big Problems? 10 Ideas for Petite Clothing for Women Over 60

One of my favorite mantras is, “Life Is Challenging but You Have to Get Dressed.” When you factor in vertical challenges, that makes it even more difficult. While you may not be able to change the cards you were dealt, the right clothing and…
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8 Hair Colour for Older Women Mistakes… And How to Fix Them!
1 month ago

8 Hair Colour for Older Women Mistakes… And How to Fix Them!

You know it when it happens because you start to look washed out and tired – your hair colour isn’t working. To say it isn’t flattering is probably an understatement. Are the things you’re doing to hide the grey hairs aging you?
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Plus Size Fashion Tips: Finding Sleeves to Flatter Every Figure
1 month 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. Part of the problem is that…
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Less Is More! 4 Reasons Most Older Women Need a Fashion Formula
1 month 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!
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5 Ways to Refresh Your Fall Wardrobe and Get More from Fashion Over 60
1 month ago

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

My calendar at this time of year is chocked full with women feeling that it is time to knuckle down, get things off of their to-do list and add a line item entitled ‘time-for-me’ before they get wrapped up in all of the other end-of-year to dos…
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Do’s and Don’ts of Shopping with Friends
2 months ago

Do’s and Don’ts of Shopping with Friends

Many articles will tout that you should never go shopping with friends. I’ve heard the reasoning being either you end up buying things that aren’t “you” or it takes too much time. Yet friend time is very important…
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A 60-Plus-Year-Old Pro Makeup Artist Shares Her A.M. and P.M. Skin Care Routines
2 months ago

A 60-Plus-Year-Old Pro Makeup Artist Shares Her A.M. and P.M. Skin Care Routines

Since no one among us escapes the aging process, we certainly see a few changes in our skin as we reach our fifth decade. But we are fortunate that there are some great skin care products out there that can help. And finding a good skin care…
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