Monthly Archives: April 2013

Fashion Flash

Fashion Flash hosted by the fabulous Jackie @AgingBackwards

Welcome to this week’s Fashion Flash from some of the best fashion, beauty, fitness and anti-aging bloggers in the business! Find out how to get fit in trim for summer in 17 minutes a day, Take the free Menopause Makeover full body analysis, find your best shade of blue, learn how plus size women can wear colors with confidence and more.

It’s all about the “power of attraction” and variation of shades of color as plus size women can learn to wear colors with confidence.

Do you have 17 minutes? Then you have time to get fit and trim before summer. Female Fat Loss Over 40 expert, Shawna K has two cool circuits for you here.

Are you at a healthy weight? Are you at risk for heart disease? What’s your body fat percentage? Take the FREE Menopause Makeover full body analysis and find out today.

From Fab Over Fifty: They “flirt all day long!”… So why do they need help in the bedroom?

The color blocking trend is still going strong but many women shy away from it for fear that it will look foolish.  How do you color block over 40 in a classy and elegant way? Deborah Boland of Fabulous After 40 shares some simple ways to get in on the trend.

Positive Aging Expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman thinks a vivid shade of blue is the best way tospruce up any outfit this spring . . . especially if it’s on her nails. She offers her “best blues” recommendations.

Think acne is just for teenagers?  Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty blog checks out differences incauses and care of adult acne.

Vision fitness is key to our health and well-being. Mirabai Holland, Boomer Fitness Guru, tells you what to look out for.

Looking for a new daytime look for your eyes? Fab Over 40 shows us how in these easy steps using a Lancome palette.

Sandal season is upon us and Cindy over at Prime Beauty has some great tips for an at-home pedicure plus a giveaway for a $50 DSW gift card!

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This week it’s FabOverFifty turn to host Fashion Flash!

What’s new in beauty? Jackie Silver from AgingBackwards.com gives a wrap-up of the International Beauty Show in New York City.

Got body maintenance issues? You’re not getting old, you just need the right exercises.  Boomer Fitness Guru, Mirabai Holland has the answers to your questions.

Positive Aging expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman reports on a new study just released by the National Osteoporosis Foundation that will make you want to get down and do ten . . . push-ups, that is.  Read on . . .

Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog examines the big red beauty food.

Plus Size U.K. Model Takes Matters into Her Own Hands with Plus Size Modeling Workshop

Looking for a good drugstore brand skincare? Fab Over 40 is giving away 5 Olay Regenerist moisturizers, so sign up now for your chance to win!

Ready for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up? Enjoy this low calories healthy Menopause Makeover approved Coffee Mocha Protein Shake.  Yummers with a kick!

The Makeup Wars continue to rage on. Prime Beauty has her warriors prepped for the Battle of the Best Cream Eye Shadow or Pencil. See which of our 14 bloggers you think is victorious!

And finally…read about how one FOF intends to turn her sex life from blah to hurrah!

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Fashion Flash

It’s Fashion Flash Monday, April 15th by Mirabai Holland ©2013

I’m proud to host Fashion Flash on my Moving Free With Mirabai Blog. Since today is when our taxes are due, what better time to take a break from our finances and bask in the latest from our Fashion Flashers in fashion, beauty, health and fitness for women over 40! We’d love to hear your thoughts!

Spring is finally here and it’s time to put away the sweaters and thing dresses. Fab Over 40 shares with us her 5 Fab Finds for spring dresses for women over 40.

Need a good way to tighten and tone the mid section before summer? Check out Female Fat Loss Over 40 Expert, Shawna K and Pilates Expert, Sylvia for three tummy tightening toners.

Model Crystal Renn wants to design a line that ranges from regular sizes to plus size fashions.

Have you ever wondered how female body builders age? How menopause affects them? How they keep fit after 40 or 50 and beyond? Cory Everson, Ms. Olympia, is sexy and strong at 53.  Discover Cory’s secrets and how you can use them too.

Prime Beauty has rounded up the best of the best spring beauty launches for you

“Positive Aging expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman is convinced you need to forget about your age, throw out your scale . . . and instead focus on these eight numbers.

Click here for the scoop.”

Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog  looks at the link between carbs and wrinkles

What do you pair with linen over 40 to create a chic and stylish look?  Deborah Boland of Fabulous After 40 has some interesting ideas for you.

Shiny hair is young looking hair.Jackie Silver from AgingBackwards.com introduces us to the newest flat iron from the “pioneer” of hair straighteners, Paul Brown Hawaii.

She swore she’d never have plastic surgery. Now, 53-old Beth tells FabOverFifty why she changed her mind.

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With the weather getting warmer we start to uncover our bodies and the panic starts to set in.  Lately I’ve been getting emails asking me what to “do about my thighs”?

Here’s a really effective classical exercise you can do in about minute. Here’s how:

For more fitness info for women over 40 check out www.mirabaiholland.com

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Menopause Makeover is hosting Fashion Flash this week!  I want to wish Fashion Flash style guru, JoJami Tyler, bon voyage as she ventures into a land without deadlines and style without limits.  Your Glam Gal contribution to Fabulous After 40 made a difference in how I dress and how I feel in fashion over 40!  I am sad to say goodbye but feel lucky your Glam Gal partner, Deborah Boland, will continue with fashion tips so I don’t walk out of the house looking frumpy!  You will be missed, YOU ROCK with such STYLE!  Have fun with your hubby as you slide into your next chapter in life, no doubt looking fabulous!

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Fantastic tips from my FAV fashion, style, beauty and health bloggers!

“I felt like my lower face was sinking into my chest,” says one woman. Um…don’t we all? Read how she took action, and got a face transformation that changed her life on FabOverFifty.

Hairstyle is not the only thing to consider as aging when it comes to our hair. Fab Over 40 shares her thoughts on the new Pantene Age Defy hair and enter for a chance to win the products.

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Prime Beauty tested out Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream and found the claims are true! It performs like luxury skincare products four times the price! Look your best with Olay and enter to win 1 of 5 jars of Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting creams from Prime Beauty!

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Chew on this: Jackie Silver from AgingBackwards.com has found a new gum that
promises to help you lose weight.

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Plus size dress name from Target sparks controversy with their plus size
customers.

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Positive Aging expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman thinks every woman should
feel pretty . . . every day. And why not? Here’s what to do when you need
a little push . . .

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How do you wear bold black & white stripes over 40 and still create a soft & feminine look?  The Glam Gals at Fabulous After 40 have some ideas for you.

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With the courses thawing out for Spring it’s time for a little golf prehab.
Here are a few easy exercises from Boomer Fitness Guru, Mirabai Holland.

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What can you eat at night that won’t sabotage your diet? Female Fat Loss Over 40 Expert, Shawna K helps.

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Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog looks for vitamin supplements for beautiful skin.

Create you own personal Menopause Makeover using these FREE essential planner downloads!

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Kari from FabOverForty is hosting the fabulous Fashion Flash this week!

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From Kari: This week I’m happy to be hosting Fashion Flash, our weekly gathering of the best in information for women over 40.  Our subjects include fashion, fitness, beauty, skincare and so much more.  Be sure to check out what these wonderful women have to say so we stay looking and feeling our best from 40 and beyond.

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Struggling with hot flashes, moodiness, no sex drive and too much belly fat?  Win a copy of The Menopause Makeover and take control of your health and beauty during “the change!”

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Jodell from Black Cat Plus talks about how plus size mannequins are changing the public’s perception about body image and fashion.

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What’s the best way to get rid of your belly fat? Female Fat Loss Over 40 Expert, Shawna K has some cool moves and a workout for you to do at home.

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If your shoulders, waist and hips are all about the same width, you have a rectangle, or banana shaped, body. How do you dress a rectangle figure over 40?  The Glam Gals at Fabulous After 40 have some tips for you.

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Cindy over at Prime Beauty has been yearning for the return of  the AMC series Mad Men for what seems like forever.  Thankfully, Estee Lauder has helped ease the pain with the Limited Edition Mad Men Collection–a combination of beautiful 60?s packaging with modern wearable makeup shades!

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Wanna look cute while helping vulnerable women at the same time? Jackie Silver from AgingBackwards.com introduces you to Nomi Network.

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Positive Aging expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman thinks going back to basics is often the best solution . . . for just about everything! Here’s her take on how to shed those post-winter pounds.

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Need a new pair of sneakers? Boomer Fitness Guru Mirabai Holland helps you make the right choice.

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March is National Nutrition Month and Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog  looks at ways to add a nutritional rock star to your meals.

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