Over-40 Makeup: Drugstore Bronzers That Work

It’s summer again and I want to be tan!  I know it’s bad for my skin.  But I also know… Everything looks better tan. To prevent more wrinkles from the sun, I wear my SPF.  I hate it, but I wear it.  I still get color, but not as much as I want. To fake […]

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Dressing Room Diaries of A Professional Bra Fitter

A professional bra fitter gets up close and personal with her clients.  When women shed their clothes for a fitting, we can also shed some of the armor that hides our emotional or physical frailties.  For that reason, the dressing room becomes much more emotional than most of us find on an average day at the office. […]

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The Perfect Brow: Dos & Don’ts from a Pro

We are all in search of the perfect brow, but is there such thing? In 2016, we talked with eyebrow specialist Karen Helton of Kiss N’ Makeup in Austin, Texas.  It became one of our most popular Pinterest pins, and with good reason. Karen’s brow expertise is known from coast to coast in the U.S., and […]

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Video Feature: The Health and Beauty Benefits of Cannabis

It’s the question on many over-40 women’s minds: Are there health and beauty benefits of cannabis?  We snooped around YouTube and found a few videos that may answer some of your questions.  There are some pretty interesting products for women, and from the looks of it there will be a lot more coming down the […]

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4 Highlighting Tips for the Over-40 Face

Easy highlighting tips that beat contouring any day by Audrey Stefanik (@cremescometrue) We’ve all seen the facial-highlighting and contouring maps.  With layers of dark and light makeup, you can minimize certain facial features and highlight others. But by following these maps, guess what else you’ll likely highlight:  WRINKLES. And that’s why I can’t with contouring. Instead of […]

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The Rise of Inconspicuous Consumption & Its Effect On Fashion

I recently learned about inconspicuous consumption (IC) on my new favorite NPR program “Hidden Brain” hosted by Shankar Vedantam.  The show, provocatively titled “Never Go To Vegas, and Other Unspoken Rules of Being an A-Lister,” was irresistible.   Who isn’t curious about how to penetrate that exclusive and often elusive status? The answer wasn’t what […]

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Style Tips: How To Wear Pantone’s Spring 2018 Color Trends

Pantone® Spring 2018 Color Trends is a report is a great resource for deciding how you want to update your wardrobe. When Pantone announced that 2018’s Color of the Year was Ultra Violet, it created quite a buzz. Literally!  This color vibrates with excitement– there’s an undeniable psychological affect this color has on people. When […]

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Falling In Love and Weight Loss: Science or Just a Trick?

Love and weight loss — what’s the real story? Is falling in love be the best weight loss program you can find? The ability to lose weight effortlessly while in love is not a trick but a proven biochemical reality.  In fact, the word “trick” is entirely inadequate to describe what should really be termed “an astonishingly […]

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Video Hair Tutorials For Women of All Ages

Who loves hair tutorials? We do! Thanks to YouTube you can find amazing tutorials for any type of hair or hairstyling solution.  Here are three that you’ll find helpful for getting the most “spark” of your hair products and hairstyling tools. Have FUN! Hair Tutorial #1: Blow Dry Mistakes You May Be Making and How To Fix […]

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Makeup Trends for 2018 – SheSpark

By Audrey at Cremes Come True I’m weighing in on the Makeup Trends for Spring 2018.  Here are the winners, and losers, from my own over-40 perspective. Click the photos to purchase the beauty product. Let’s start with the trends I’ll be working into my looks… WINNERS Gold Highlighter I’m thrilled to see golden, shimmery […]

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