Tag Archives: Beauty over 60

Beauty in the Time of Corona. Keeping Pandemic Pretty

Ugh.  The title of this post may be offensive given the times we are in but I wanted to touch upon being uplifting during this serious time. In fact, my views on beauty and cosmetics have changed drastically throughout the … Continue reading

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Atypical60’s Best of Beauty for 2019!!!

We all come across new favorites with each passing year.  Let me tell you, last year was no exception.  There were quite a few items that I discovered and earned a place on my “Best of Beauty” for 2019. Most … Continue reading

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Let’s Summer-eyes!

As we head into July, we’re in the full-blown throws of summer!  That means heat, humidity, haze with a touch of afternoon showers that can either bring the humidity down or keep it lingering. Ummm hmmmm.  I beat the heat … Continue reading

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Red Lipstick and Randomness

So…remember a while back I wrote a post basically complaining about how horrible I looked in red lipstick and despite what is said, there isn’t a red lipstick for everywoman! To refresh your memory or if you haven’t read it, … Continue reading

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There’s a Summer Face

There really is.  My summer face is definitely different from the winter/fall/spring face. The face makeup basically gets put away until September rolls in and I opt for a lighter touch for the most part. The freckles shine through and … Continue reading

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No Country for Old Women…Or..Try This On For (S)Eyes!

Ok guys.  This is one of those weird posts. I planned to start out with a bit of a rant but then I had a change of heart.  My original thought was to go into yet another blog post on … Continue reading

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Is A CC Cream Better Than Foundation? (Answer. No. iT’s Not!)

This is a question I’ve been pondering for quite some time. Some years ago —around six to be exact, I tried a BB Cream.  Remember those? The Blemish Balms, Blemish Base creams. Lighter than foundation but seemingly used to even … Continue reading

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Transitioning the Eye Makeup for the Cooler Weather!

Now that the Fall/Winter wardrobe has been put into place and just in time because today was rather deeply chilly, the seasonal beauty products will be rolling around. That’s right. Fall has officially arrived because it’s cool enough to wear…..plaid … Continue reading

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More Praise For “Drug Store” Makeup—It’s Mature-Skin Friendly and Inexpensive!

One of the things I love to do as I delve deeper into pro-aging is playing around with makeup.  As you may know, I am a huge proponent of using cosmetics to enhance what we had in our youth and … Continue reading

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Kat Von D “Lock-It” Foundation. Holy Cannoli This is a GREAT Foundation for Mature Skin!!!

Once again, I’ve been on the search for a foundation that is “mature skin” friendly.  I’m also searching for makeup that I can wear for the transition from summer to fall. That’s right ladies!  I’ve been on the search for … Continue reading

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