Monthly Archives: May 2013

Fashion Flash

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Classy Cindy from Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash this week!

” During this holiday weekend don’t forget to honor and remember the brave men and women who have served our country. I’m so excited to be hosting Fashion Flash this week, the best in fashion, fitness, beauty and lifestyle for Over 40 women!  Relax and take some time out from family, friends, BBQ’s and beach time to read the great posts our fabulous bloggers have in store for you!”


Enjoy your holiday with a Menopause Makeover approved low calorie Blueberry-Lime Margarita. The frozen limeade adds zing to this stellar cocktail.  Yummers!


Got dry skin? Jackie Silver from introduces you to a new product that stimulates the body’s natural hydration process, healing skin with continued use.


Cornell fashion design students use innovative methods to create clothing for plus size women.

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Positive Living expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman wants you to stop being afraid of putting on a pair of running shoes . . . and getting out there! This week she presents her new AARP video, which holds your hand through all the steps (no pun intended!)  to take so running can be a regular part of your fitness program.

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Fab Over Forty shares what’s in her makeup bag for must-have beauty products.

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Exercise smart with this 5 minute beginners exercise routine by Mirabai Holland, Boomer Fitness Expert.
Are you ready to get started with fitness? It’s never too late! Female Fat Loss Over 40 Expert, Shawna K has a success story and a beginner workout for you here.
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Not big on floral prints? Style expert Deborah Boland shows you 5 ways to look modern, hip, and 10 years younger in floral dressesthis spring.
What do YOU post on Facebook? Check out Geri’s blog, at Fab Over Fifty.
Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog helps her BFF-best friend with freckles.

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FASHION FLASH! The Latest Tips From Your Favorite Beauty, Health And Style Bloggers!

FashionFlashNEWlogoHi everyone!  Best of Everything After 50 is hosting this week’s FASHION FLASH, which brings together your favorite beauty, health and style bloggers to tell you everything you want to know about getting fit, eating well, looking fab and being the best you can be . . . at any age!

This week, you’ll get tips on wearing the best shoes for the coolest looks, working out with music, getting your body ready for summer, fighting menopausal depression, embracing your body whatever your shape, the best skin care products, and so much more. Just click on the pink-highlighted links below to get to each article. And save a few minutes to watch my newest AARP YouTube Channel video: “Running After 50” (YES . . . RUNNING!!).  It’s at the end!

Enjoy the articles from the fabulous women who come together each week to bring you FASHION FLASH!! Yay!!

FabOverForty logoWomen over 40 are you looking for an updated hair style and colorFab Over Forty went to the experts on the latest hair trends for summer.

Female Fat Loss Over Forty logoDo you want to get into your summer clothes again and feel confident showing off a little arm or leg? Do you have 20 minutes to spare a day? Female Fat Loss Over 40 expert, Shawna K has a workout that will challenge you but change you.

AgingBackwards logoYour workouts just got easier and more fun! Jackie Silver found some new high-tech headphones that do just about everything except work out for you.

FabOverFifty logo“Live lives that are on fire!” Meet FOF Coach Lin Eleoff at FabOverFifty.

menopause makeover logoAre you suffering from perimenopausal depression? Researchers have shown that hormones directly affect the brain chemistry that controls emotions and mood. Find out how you can manage depression

Prime-Beauty logoAre you using a serum in your skincare regimen? Cindy over at Prime Beauty tells us about the benefits of Vitamin C for anti-aging, what to look for in a Vitamin C serum and why you should add this ingredient to your anti-aging arsenal!

Black Cat Plus logoThis plus size model has a message for all plus size women (which she told exclusively to there is nothing negative about being plus size!

Moving Free with Mirabai says: Spring again, time to shape up. Can you gain without the pain? Boomer Fitness Guru, Mirabai Holland shows the way.

f40 loggo-1Looking for fab shoes that are practical, stylish, and chic? Style expert Deborah Boland from Fabulous After 40 shares why block heels are a great in-between shoe if you don’t want to wear flats or high, skinny heels.

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The-Best-of-Everything-After-50 logoHey everyone! Check out my newest AARP YouTube Channel video: RUNNING AFTER 50! I learned the secret to running after 50 (and beyond). Please share it with your friends, and subscribe to the series! Leave your questions and ideas about living your best life after 50 in the comments section below the video. I’d love to hear from you! Yay!


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Its Fashion Flash Monday!

May 13, 2013 by No Nonsense Beauty Blog

Fashion Flash logoDeb from NoNonsenseBeauty is hosting Fashion Flash this week.

“Our Glam Squad of bloggers have  outdone themselves with posts that range from exercises to improve your golf score , how to lower your skin cancer risk   and a game plan for  wearing  the uber popular, eye searing  NEON  colors over forty.”

* Cindy of Prime Beauty points out that aging doesn’t only show on our faces, our hair is feeling the years too.   She profiles Nexxus Youth Renewal Hair Care  line that helps fight eight visible signs of aging

* May is  Skin Cancer Awareness Month  and Kari of Fab Over 40  interviews  Dr Piasecki of the Skin Cancer Center on the best ways  to protect your skin from cancer causing UV rays.  Read this timely and important  post at

* Its bold, its electric but can a mature woman wear it?  Find out what style expert Deborah Boland has to say about how to wea those bright green, pink or orange  neon colors at Fabulous After 40.

* Looking for warm weather fashion inspiration?   Jackie from Aging Backwards shares her shopping experience at  Coldwater Creek Store.

* Jane Seymour is upbeat and unstoppable.  Check out our one-on-one interview with her at Fab Over Fifty

* Barbara at Best of Everything After Fifty is fuming mad and  wants to know when the media will get the message that women don’t have to be  thin, young, and perfectly gorgeous  to be beautiful, powerful and strong!

*   Menopausal?  Confused about management options?  72% of women have not received any treatment of menopausal symptoms.  Staness of Menopause Makeover tells you how to find reliable information online.

Jodell of Black Cat  Plus doesn’t understand  how its acceptable for a major retailer not  to carry plus size clothing when plus size  men and women make up almost  70% of the market.

* Mirabai of Moving Free with Mirabai shares easy and fun “prehab” exercises to get  yourself ready for the golf season.

Get ready for summer with our Glam Squad  line-up of great posts.  As Helena Rubinstein famously once  said   “There are no  unattractive women, only lazy ones”

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Fashion Flash

It’s Fabulous after 40 turn to host Fashion Flash, a weekly roundup of the best beauty and fashion tips for women over 40 from ten of the best fashion and beauty bloggers on the web. Here’s what is buzz worthy this week:

Get beauty tips and travel must-haves from Giorgio Armani Face Designers, Rhona Samuels at Fab Over Forty.
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This year, get your Mother’s Day gifts while giving back at the same time. Jackie Silver from shows you win-win Mother’s Day shopping. Aging Backwards
Prime Beauty has curated a selection of 6 feminine and sophisticated fragrances complete with elegant falcons perfect for Mother’s Day. She’s even giving one away! You’re welcome.
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Her first time ever in a 2-piece! Check out her amazing before and after photos on Fab Over Fifty. FabOver50
Menopause Makeover secret weapon to weight loss – FIBER! The USDA recommends that you get at least 25 grams of fiber a day, but most of us consume less than 10 grams per day. Are you eating enough? Menopause-Makeover
Plus Size blogger shows plus size women that wearing a bikini can increase self-esteem.
What does your thigh bone have in common with the Eiffel Tower?Boomer fitness guru Mirabai Holland has the answer. Hint: think honey combed. Moving-Foward-With-Mirabai_Hollender
Are you looking for tasty fat loss recipes? Ones that don’t have you looking for obscure ingredients or that your family will happily eat? Female Fat Loss Over 40 expert has a solution for you HERE. Female Fat Loss Over 40
Positive Aging Expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman thinks every woman in American needs to start doing push-ups….NOW! Click here to find out why. The Best of Everything After 50
Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog fights aging with fish. nononsensebeauty

And ladies, if you haven’t already signed up for your chance to win a $500 Mother-Daughter Gift Basket this month, go take care of that now by clicking here.


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