Our skin changes after 30. Cell renewal and collagen production slow down, and even before our first wrinkle appears, we know that we no longer look like teenagers. Our skin can start to look dull. We may see discoloration and hyperpigmentation. Hormonal changes and stress can also cause breakouts. And as our skin changes, our beauty routine should too. [Read more…]
Gray hair? No worries. With all the hair colors available, you can turn those gray strands into, well, anything you like. Pick wisely, though. Some hair colors will make you look younger. Others will just make you look a grandma with weird hair. Here are some tips on how to pick the most flattering shade. [Read more…]
Yeah, yeah, you got the beauty memo: the best way to fight wrinkles is to wear sunscreen and moisturizer. While shopping for sunscreen is pretty straightforward (get at least SPF 30) moisturizer is trickier. There are so many products available, how do you know which one is best for your skin type? A very heavy formula will cause breakouts if you’re prone to acne. A very light formula isn’t enough for extra dry skin. Here are tips to finding the best moisturizer for you. [Read more…]
We’re often concerned about our wrinkles, but our hands can also show the tell-tale signs of aging. The skin of our hands are very thin, and are more likely to show the damage caused by years of washing dishes, gardening, or gripping a pen or a computer mouse. While our skin naturally renews itself, cell production slows down after we’re 30 years old—so as the collagen, elastin and even the fat breaks down, our veins start to protrude and the fine lines appear. Here are some tips on how to keep your hands youthful and beautiful. [Read more…]
Your skin changes as you grow older, and it stands to reason that your makeup routine should, too. The things that worked when you were 25 (like high-shimmer eyeshadow, or very thick foundation) can accentuate your wrinkles. You may also grow more sensitive to sun damage or ingredients in cosmetics.
Here are some tips on how to makeover your makeup routine as you grow older. [Read more…]