Every woman needs a great makeup arsenal regardless if you like to keep things natural or glam it up a few notches. When you are using great products and taking care of your skin, your skin will take care of you by looking radiant, fresh, and even slowing down the aging process! Here’s some of the best makeup for women over 50 that is fundamental to target issues specifically related to mature skin.
Best Moisturizers for Women over 50
First things first – when it comes to the best makeup for women over 50 – hydration! Finding one that works for you and your lifestyle is so important. Apply at night and before you put your makeup on for maximum gorgeousness!
Tackling uneven skin tone and lack of firmness and elasticity, the moisturizer melts quickly into skin, delivering a host of beneficial ingredients, including Allantoin and antioxidant Vitamin E to nourish and protect. Renewing and replenishing, the cream utilizes innovative SCA technology to repair visible signs of aging; it reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles to leave skin with a strengthened, healthier look. Expect a supple, fortified complexion.
SkinCeuticals Triple Lipid Restore 2:4:2 is an anti-aging corrective treatment formulated with essential lipids at a patented percentage of 2% pure ceramides, 4% natural cholesterol and 2% fatty acids. This unique ratio helps restore the skin’s moisture barrier, support natural repair processes and correct signs of aging. The result is an improvement in elasticity, moisture levels and radiance, leaving your skin supple, healthy and radiant.
Apply Intensive Super Moisturiser to the face, neck and décolleté as an add-on product for dehydrated, dry and sensitive skin. Suitable for dry and sensitive skin types and for consumers who are experiencing a transient dryness of the skin. Use morning and evening, or as required. Suitable for all ages. Sunburn Alert: This product does not contain a sunscreen. Use a broad spectrum sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product.
Best Primers for Women over 50
Another “prep step” that your skin will thank you for. Whatever issues you have with your skin, this will help clear that up and help your makeup stay strong all day long. It can be hard to find time for touch-ups when you are going 100mph!
Instantly smooth the look of uneven skin tone & redness for a radiant, “filter” like finish. Probiotic extracts & superfoods like licorice & chia seeds help balance & nourish skin. Blend this sheer, buildable formula to release its special “glow particles” that immediately blur skin. Non-comedogenic & won’t clog pores. It’s not just primer—it’s skincare.
BECCA Cosmetics Skin Love Brighten Blur Primer diffuses the complexion and refines pores, prepping skin for makeup application. The silky formula brightens and hydrates the skin immediately and overtime, containing vitamin E for antioxidants to protect against environmental pollution and blue light-induced damage. Formulated with hyaluronic acid and algae extract, it moisturizes and perfects skin.
Best Foundations for Women over 50
Having a foundation that can protect from UV rays and moisturize at the same time can be an invaluable tool in your arsenal. They also tend to be lighter formulas that can be layered for more coverage if necessary. These are the top picks of the best makeup for women over 50 to get a glowing, hydrated countenance!
Untraceable. Unstoppable. Unlike anything else. Longwear is finally lightweight. High coverage is now super natural. Its breathable, fade-resistant formula is infused with Raspberry, Apple, and Watermelon extracts to help smooth and improve the look of your skin instantly, and over time. Wears longer. Stays stronger. Looks better with each hour. Specialized skin-matching technology ensures your most natural match yet.
Developed with plastic surgeons, IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Lines Sheer Liquid Foundation is a hydrating foundation with an anti-aging serum base, infused with pure color pigments to seamlessly conceal the look of fine lines, wrinkles and imperfections to give you a flawless, natural makeup look!
This Moisturizing Makeup is infused with our IonCharged Water Complex, plus probiotic technology and chia-seed extract.
A rich, velvety-smooth age-defying foundation infused with anti-aging skincare ingredients to reduce the look of pores, lines and dark spots revealing smoother, firmer-looking, more radiant skin. Provides a full coverage, luminous finish.
Best Blush for Women over 50
Cream blushes are amazing. They are easy to apply and don’t look cakey or disappear after a few hours. Instead of having a powder blush sit on the top of your makeup, work in a little cream blush with your fingertips. Using your fingers to apply foundations, blushes, or primers will warm up the product and your skin while stimulating blood flow – making for a lovely glow.
For a gorgeous, glowing highlight-blush, Glowgasm Beauty Light Wand in Pinkgasm adds a kiss of rosy pink colour to your cheeks and is inspired by the beautifying effects of fun! It plays with the light beautifully, for a soft-focused glow that bathes you in beauty light and joy! If you loved Charlotte’s Hollywood Beauty Light Wand, you will LOVE the Glowgasm Beauty Light Wands!
Buildable. Blendable. Indispensible. Uncover the best in glow. Our cult-favorite, bestselling NARS Blush delivers a weightless, natural-looking rush of cheek color in matte, satin, and shimmering finishes. Superfine micronized powder pigments ensure an irresistibly soft, blendable application. Buildable shades from sheer to bold deliver a natural wash of color to every skin tone—a light swipe of even the highest-intensity hues deliver a natural-looking flush. Superfine and silky powder. Irresistible and inimitable. Blush is the new bold.
Just sheer enough upon initial application to make it easy to work with and layer without going overboard—simply dab it on cheeks and tap into skin for a natural, flushed-from-within glow.
Best Mascaras for Womenover 50
You don’t want to look like a raccoon after lunch when it deposits itself underneath your eyes but you also don’t want it to look like baby spiders are lining your lower lashes. Finding the right one for the right job is tricky! Fiber mascaras are all the rage right now but finding ones that don’t flake can also be a toughie! Here are a few that you can always count on.
Tip: always start with the upper lashes first, then do a quick swipe (just for color) on the lower ones. That way most of the product will be placed properly.
A clean, award-winning, cult-favorite mascara that lifts, lengthens, holds curl, and separates with precision.
In just one swipe, Mile High Club™ Mascara’s jet black, defining and lengthening formula takes lashes to new heights. The wand’s precise bristles grab and coat every lash for a full, flirty, fanned out effect. Formulated with nourishing, conditioning, lash-loving ingredients to strengthen lashes with every swipe.
Sumptuous Extreme creates outrageous volume, lift and curves for an audacious, false-lash effect. Eyes look brighter, wider, more seductive.
Origins amazing fringe-fortifiers fuse with every last lash to virtually become one with them. Lashes look luscious, long, and full.
Best Lip Color for Women over 50
So many choices! Not even what color but just what product…matte, stain, gloss, tint, stick? Here are a few that will cover all the bases.
Rich, hydrating color infused with skin care for lips. Clinique Dramatically Different Lipstick Shaping Lip Colour delivers more than just color. 3D pearl center core instantly sculpts and contours, providing an immediate appearance of a smoother pout. Overtime, lip definition is improved. Available in a remarkable range of shades.
A creamy, buildable lipstick with the nourishing benefits of a balm-to us, that’s lip brilliance. The ultimate everyday lipstick, Sheer Genius Conditioning Lipstick delivers a sheer wash of color and light-catching sheen. A blend of botanical waxes and sustainably derived jojoba esters gives this formula a luxe yet weightless feel while conditioning lips. Responsibly sourced, certified organic vanilla gives this smart formula its sweet scent.
With a new, extended range of versatile nudes, this next level lipstick saturates lips in long-lasting color in one stroke. Hyaluronic acid and conditioning oils help fill, smooth, and hydrate for visibly plumper looking lips with a tantalizing tingle, while the teardrop-shaped tip effortlessly hugs every curve, every time.
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