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We all want to look our best. Our experts in skin care and makeup have tips for daytime, evening and looking great in photos, even selfies!

Laser Treatments for Acne Scars
Skin Care & Make-Up

Your Guide to Laser Treatments for Acne Scars

It is estimated that over 85% of people worldwide are affected by acne at some point in their lives. Acne is most prevalent in the teenage y... Read More
Makeup bottles
Skin Care & Make-Up

Is Organic Makeup Really Better for you?

The other day, I read that we eat a credit card's worth of plastic a week through microplastics making their way into our food and drink. This really ... Read More
Nordstrom Sale
Skin Care & Make-Up

Our Favorite Beauty Picks From The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale season is upon us! This highly-anticipated sale opens to everyone tomorrow, July 28, and the deals are just too good to pas... Read More
menopause acne
Skin Care & Make-Up

How To Deal With Hormonal Acne During Menopause

As if hot flashes, mood swings, and weight fluctuations aren't enough, menopause can also toss hormonal acne our way. And it's more common than you th... Read More
There are many beauty uses for baking soda.
Skin Care & Make-Up

5 Baking Soda Beauty Hacks

How many of us have that orange box in the fridge that is supposed to be replaced every 3 months, but we're not quite sure just how long it’s been i... Read More
learning makeup over again for my new age
Skin Care & Make-Up

Top 5 Makeup Application Tips for Summer

Summer is a great time to kick back, relax and enjoy the warm weather and long, sunny days! During these low-key days, your makeup application should ... Read More
All-natural summer skincare routine
Skin Care & Make-Up

The Perfect All-Natural Summer Skincare Routine

Summer is officially here! We can look forward to vacations, holidays, and relaxing by the pool with a great paperback. But we also have to be careful... Read More
Favorite sunless tanning options
Skin Care & Make-Up

Our 5 Favorite Tanning Options for Women Over 50

Most of us women over 50 have learned our lesson about sunbathing from seeing the ravages the sun takes on our skin, not to mention the concerns about... Read More
AHAs vs BHAs for smoother skin
Skin Care & Make-Up

AHAs and BHAs for Women Over 50

No matter your age, everyone wants healthy-looking, glowing skin. We already know that retinoic acid is a key ingredient for anti-aging, but women ove... Read More
Neck wrinkles and what to do about them
Skin Care & Make-Up

Are Neck Creams Really Necessary

When I turned sixty years old, I decided my skin routine needed a boost. Dry skin and aging were teaming up against me, and unavoidable lines appeared... Read More
benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid
Skin Care & Make-Up

Benzoyl Peroxide Versus Salicylic Acid for Women Over 50

When it comes to skincare, it can be a bit confusing to navigate the many products available. This is especially true with products designed to fight ... Read More
waterproof mascara
Skin Care & Make-Up

The Best Waterproof Mascaras For Balmy Summer Days

We're coming into the dog days of summer and it is hot. And if our makeup isn't melty enough, there's nothing is worse than looking in the mirror half... Read More