Between heaters, air conditioning and the general lack of moisture winter skin naturally endures, we need to amp up our moisturisers. Every winter, dry skin seems to sneak up on us. And just like that, our skin looks and feels dry, our makeup doesn’t seem to look as fresh, it certainly doesn’t wear as well, and it’s all because of a lack of moisture in our skin. If you’re … [Read more...] about Winter is coming, and with it… dry skin!
It’s so easy to get stuck in a makeup rut when we’ve been doing it for years. Freshening up your colours and techniques can instantly modernise your look and make you feel so much more confident. We want our face to be noticed, not our makeup. 1. The wrong foundation Get your foundation colour and formula right! Take time to trial different brands and different … [Read more...] about The most common makeup mistakes women 45 plus make
The great news is you age so much better than women with drier skins! This one is for the oily skins out there! (Special shout out to Tracey in the U.S.!) The majority of mature skins tend to be drier, but there are still many women 45+ with oily skins. The good news is that oily skins tend to age much better than dry skins, but that is small comfort when you are dealing with … [Read more...] about Dealing with Mature Oily Skin
This article first appeared on Traveller.com A hotel bathroom that has lots of mirrors is not my friend. Often, the first glimpse I have of myself is after I've come off a long-haul flight, with sallow skin, stressed hair and dark shadows under my eyes. As the days wear on, I find the hotel airconditioning deepens those shadows, irritates my eyes and dries my skin … [Read more...] about Skin care tips for the constant traveller
Back in 2011, women over the age of 50 bought more lipsticks than any other age group. By 2015 however, the rate of older women purchasing lipsticks dropped substantially, while those under the age of 25 can’t seem to get enough.* Is it because we don't know how to use it? We tracked down this article featuring our go-to women over 50 beauty expert Janet Muggivan. This … [Read more...] about Why are we not wearing lipstick as much?