Flabby upper arms, sagging skin, flapping underarm skin…none of it is fun but a fact of life for many women over 50. I’m not a gym fanatic (putting it mildly) so I’m always on the lookout for clever ways to cover or make my upper arms look better, especially in warm weather.
After some teasing weeks of glorious sunny days and warm temps, mother nature decided to bring winter back with a blast of torrential rains, gale force winds and downed trees. Luckily, I haven’t put all my winter things away! I dragged out my cashmere wrap and boots and have a raincoat on standby for the weekend.
Today’s Dressing Room Diaries is a first. I always choose what to try on based on what catches my eye. Yesterday, I had a very enthusiastic sales lady who kept bringing me what she thought I would love. Some worked, most didn’t but I do love a helpful salesperson. They frequently spot things you don’t. [Read more…]
Who doesn’t love a classic red pedicure, or manicure if you’re lucky enough to have strong fingernails? It’s timeless, ageless, goes with everything and so sophisticated! Lately, I’ve been thinking about contrast and reassessing its attractiveness on my 60-year-old toes. [Read more…]
It must be Murphy’s Law that last weekend was chock full of social events…all involving eating. I shared my dental disaster with you Saturday and learned many of you have been down this nasty repair and restore road I am traveling. Thanks for sharing, it helped me feel better. Upping my accessory game also gave me a boost.
Muffin top, midsection bulge, menopausal belly fat…is there any pleasant way to describe the spreading middle many women get at our age? Our hormones play a role in the redistribution of body fat at this age so how can we disguise this trouble spot?