Are Your Knees Giving Away Your Age?

Knees, ankles and elbows are areas on our bodies that can be neglected when it comes to wrinkles, also referred to as "ninkles". (The old expression "the bees knees" is meant to be a positive reinforcement - a compliment meaning something really great or special. But the fact is, bees legs are uber hairy, so [...]

Dressing After 50: Q & A With Top Fashion Editor Lois Joy Johnson

~by Pam Sissons A fashion powerhouse, AARP editor and an expert on dressing after 50...meet Lois Joy Johnson! Formerly Ladies' Home Journal beauty and fashion editor, founding editor of More magazine and currently AARP beauty and fashion expert, Johnson has long been recognized as the go-to fashion resource for a glittering array of top models, [...]

Michelle Obama State Dinner Look: Off Base

I hate to be the wet blanket. Sometimes I just have to speak my peace even though it may be pointless. So here goes. Michelle Obama is a tremendous First Lady, in my opinion. She has been a class act from her first day in the White House. Her focus has been on her family, [...]

Long Hair Extensions for Women Over 50

It's a fact. As we age, our hair can become thinner, finer, or both. Long hair for women over 50 doesn't need to be an impossibility, though. There are some people who think older women with long hair is just, well, not "seemly". The fact is, it's all in your head - literally! If you [...]

Julie Lopez Shoes

Pam Sissons | Fifty Is The New Forty Recently we turned to Julie Lopez for guidance as the go-to designer for beautiful, fashionable and comfortable shoes! Julie's shoes are the gold standard for anyone who struggles to find shoes for the workplace, for a night out, or dressy/casual styles for the rest of your life! [...]

Egyptian Magic Cream: Does It Work?

Because skin care during menopause is something we all should pay attention to, any products that are geared for our 'special needs' is on the radar! Egyptian Magic, for those of you who don't know, is one of those products that is an "overnight success". I had heard about Egyptian Magic on TV, seen some [...]

Do You Need An Encore Style Makeover Expert?

Starting an encore career? Maureen O'Brien Hooker is a Mary Kay Independent Sales Director in Glens Falls NY, and provides guidance and suggestions for women who are getting back in the workforce or starting their own businesses! Here tips from this encore career style makeover expert - check out her suggestions for updating your new [...]