17 Makeup and Beauty Tips For Older Women

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1. Skip the powder. For many of us, the powder was the first “adult” makeup item we got our hands on. That makes sense when you consider that during our teen years, our skin was a lot oilier. In our 20’s, we still stick to powder to set liquid and prevent shine during long nights out on the town.


But in regular, everyday settings, the powder does us few favors. In fact, it can be incredibly aging. Powder, no matter how well-applied, eventually settles into creases and tiny wrinkles you didn’t even notice, accentuating things we definitely don’t want to draw attention to. Instead, use a setting spray.

There is a range of formulas that can do exactly what you aim for, like preventing shine or keeping foundation in place.

You can also replace powder blushes and bronzers with cream formulas that won’t highlight wrinkles. (Continue onto the next slide for more tips)

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