Beauty and Fashion

  • Enjoying the Beauty Benefits of a HydraFacial “There’s no downtime,” said Mackenzi, the esthetician at Moxie Blue Salon in Old City, Philadelphia, as I completed my pre-facial intake form, took off my eyeglasses, climbed up on the massage table and closed my eyes. “This very hydrating, anti-aging facial only takes about 30 minutes. It’s more internally focused since I will be putting ...
  • Edye’s Naturals Founder Shares Skin Care Tips For Post 50 Women “You’re skin looks so good,” said my daughter A when she was visiting last week. I told her I’ve been using a skin care line I received called Edye’s Naturals, which are made with pure, simple organic ingredients. “Edye’s Naturals were created by a post 50 female entrepreneur,” I said to A, who works in ...
  • Celebs Share Why Over 50 Is “The Perfect Age” Good Housekeeping, Woman’s Day and L’Oreal Paris hosted a “50 Over 50” luncheon at Hearst Tower in New York City this week and I was pleased to attend. The event celebrated 50 accomplished women over 50 and also featured a panel discussion with celebs including actresses Kyra Sedgwick and Whoopi Goldberg, designer Cynthia Rowley, and ...
  • How To Keep Your Post 50 Skin Happy and Hydrated “Your skin looks good. It’s nice and hydrated,” said my esthetician D when I visited for a facial. “What are you using on your face?” I was glad to hear that my skin wasn’t as dry as the last time. Now that I’m post-menopausal my entire body often feels like its parched from head to toe. ...
  • From The Expert: Beautiful Beauty Tips For Post 50 Women   Last week I shared highlights about my post 50 beauty makeover. It was a fun experience. Following the makeover, I interviewed Nordstrom Beauty Stylist Lorraine Parker to find out more beauty tips for post 50 women. I’m delighted to share her answers to my questions. Hope you find Lorraine’s advice helpful.    Q: What are the most important ...
  • It’s Time For My Beautiful Post 50 Beauty Makeover A few months ago, I decided it was time for a post 50 beauty makeover. It was initiated during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale in July when I bought a Laura Mercier makeup palette and a new set of Bobbie Brown makeup brushes. I never owned a nice set of brushes. It was an important investment ...