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'More' beauty editor says magazine's contest looks for women aging with grace - Detroit Free Press

'More' beauty editor says magazine's contest looks for women aging with graceDetroit Free Press“The idea that you have to be 22 and 110 pounds to be beautiful is passé,” says More magazine beauty editor Genevieve Monsma.
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18 Fashion And Beauty Truths Only Boomer Women Understand - Huffington Post

18 Fashion And Beauty Truths Only Boomer Women Understand - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“1. Comfortable shoes is a contradiction of terms. At a certain point, you will order shoes by the dozens from Zappos and ship them all back the day they arrive. The problem is that shoes don't fit yo”
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Aging as Glenda or Elphaba... The Choice I Made - Huffington Post

Aging as Glenda or Elphaba... The Choice I Made - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“I really am not a fan of the phrase "Aging Gracefully." We are all aging from the moment we slide out the birth canal. However, instead of aging gracefully, I choose to "Live Joyfully" ...out loud and with contentment.”
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How I REALLY Feel About Growing Older - Huffington Post

How I REALLY Feel About Growing Older - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Soon we'll be a year older, and then another and another on the inexorable march from young to old to dead. If we no longer have a job and want one, our business card may say "consultant,'' this generation's euphemism for unemployed.”
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I'm Not Trying To 'Age Gracefully' -- So Stop Pressuring Me To - Huffington Post

I'm Not Trying To 'Age Gracefully' -- So Stop Pressuring Me To - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“I am apparently guilty of one of the last social offenses against humanity: I am aging while female. I plead guilty.”
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#OlderWomenVoices Stands Up To Stereotypes Of Aging Women - Huffington Post

#OlderWomenVoices Stands Up To Stereotypes Of Aging Women - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Sexism is a harsh reality many women face, whether in the form of catcalling on the sidewalk or sexual harassment in the workplace. And, as women age, it can also take an ugly turn into ageism.”
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Growing old (dis)gracefully - BBC News

Growing old (dis)gracefully - BBC News | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Older women are more prominent in fashion now than ever before. But how do you age with style? Lindsay Baker takes a look.”
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Talk to Iris: Standing tall and going gray - CapitalGazette.com

Talk to Iris: Standing tall and going gray - CapitalGazette.com | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Men are allowed to age gracefully, without a trail of biting gossip. They have gray hair or no hair, and their paunches and domes are not critiqued with the same vehemence as the girth and coifs of their female contemporaries.”
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Successful Aging: A need for stylish clothing for 'gray' consumers - LA Daily News

Successful Aging: A need for stylish clothing for 'gray' consumers - LA Daily News | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Q: I read with interest your article on ads finally recognizing the gray dollar (Feb. 22, 2015). As a fellow “gray,” my friends and I have been feeling increasingly invisible.”
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'While We're Young' finds insight, laughs in aging - Green Bay Press Gazette

'While We're Young' finds insight, laughs in aging - Green Bay Press Gazette | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“There aren't a lot of movies out there about reaching middle age gracefully and happily”
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To gray or not to gray, that is the question - Charleston Daily Mail

To gray or not to gray, that is the question - Charleston Daily Mail | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Charleston Daily Mail To gray or not to gray, that is the question Charleston Daily Mail The “Granny Trend” is the latest hair fashion for summer 2015, an area hairstylist said. The cautious gals are going with some ...”
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Secrets to aging gracefully with a 100-year-old woman - SFGate (blog)

Secrets to aging gracefully with a 100-year-old woman - SFGate (blog) | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Grace Prien turns 100 on March 9, but doesn't look a day over 78. Does this mean 100 is the new 80?”
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Lonnae O'Neal: Aging like a Jedi - Washington Post

Lonnae O'Neal: Aging like a Jedi - Washington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“A Gen-Xer uses the Force to finally embrace her whole self.”
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These Stunning Older Celebrities Ruled The Oscars Red Carpet - Huffington Post

These Stunning Older Celebrities Ruled The Oscars Red Carpet - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“At the 2015 Oscars, a lot of eyes were on "Fifty Shades of Grey" star Dakota Johnson, whose date was her movie star mother, Melanie Griffith. The 25-year-old looked stunning in an off-the-shoulder red Saint Laurent gown.”
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Women, Aging and the Badges of Midlife - Huffington Post

Women, Aging and the Badges of Midlife - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“My veins are angry," I thought, their blueish-green tinted pathways bulging under caramel skin that I think belongs to my mother, not to me. But these hands are mine.”
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Older Women Are Having A Moment In Fashion Right Now - Huffington Post

Older Women Are Having A Moment In Fashion Right Now - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“It’s no secret to anyone who knows me that I can’t wait to go grey, and my partner is of a similar mindset, regularly complaining about his beard not having enough silver in it for his lik”
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Why I'll Never Grow Old Gracefully - Huffington Post

Why I'll Never Grow Old Gracefully - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“While I was at the car wash the other day, I noticed a sign on the wall that read, 'Thursday is Seniors Day: Seniors 50 and over get $4 off any wash.' Even though I turned 50 last October, I still don't think of myself as a senior.”
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Talks 'Pro-Aging' And The One Beauty Mistake No Older ... - Huffington Post

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Talks 'Pro-Aging' And The One Beauty Mistake No Older ... - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“At 54, Julia Louis-Dreyfus is looking better than ever, and we think it may have something to do with her unique approach to aging. “I hate that word [anti-aging]! It should be something posi”
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Women's reward for being awesome: wrinkle cream. Seriously? - Stockton Record

Women's reward for being awesome: wrinkle cream. Seriously? - Stockton Record | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Ladies, what's a fitting reward for being ambitious, stylish, beautiful, passionate? Something that speaks to the hearts of smart, successful women in”
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Veep's Julia Louis-Dreyfus, 54, talks aging in the public eye - Daily Mail

Veep's Julia Louis-Dreyfus, 54, talks aging in the public eye - Daily Mail | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Julia Louis-Dreyfus is stunning at the age of 54.”
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They've still got it: Joan Collins, Sophia Loren and Cher prove style has no ... - Express.co.uk

They've still got it: Joan Collins, Sophia Loren and Cher prove style has no ... - Express.co.uk | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“THEY'RE three of the more mature women in showbiz, but that doesn't stop Joan Collins, Sophia Loren and Cher beating their younger contemporaries in the style stakes.”
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Orange Is the New Black Star Kate Mulgrew Gets Real About Aging in Hollywood - People Magazine

Orange Is the New Black Star Kate Mulgrew Gets Real About Aging in Hollywood - People Magazine | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“The 59-year-old actress gets honest about beauty standards in Hollywood”
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Mothers of the bride spend 2.3 hours LONGER choosing wedding outfits than ... - Daily Mail

Mothers of the bride spend 2.3 hours LONGER choosing wedding outfits than ... - Daily Mail | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Move over bride-to-be, the real star of the wedding is her mother, according to a poll of 2,000 women, which found they'll splash out on the right outfit and want to look better than the groom's mum.”
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Show celebrates the beauty of aging - Republican Eagle

Show celebrates the beauty of aging - Republican Eagle | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“By Sandy Hadler, contributor ZUMBROTA — The State Theatre was at almost full capacity Saturday afternoon for “Zumbrota Has Style.” The audience saw the first half of a one-hour documentary by Ari Seth Cohen before the fashion show began.”
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The Quarter-Life Skin Crisis: Are We Aging Faster? - Yahoo News

The Quarter-Life Skin Crisis: Are We Aging Faster? - Yahoo News | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Selfies have become part of life, documenting every single moment with close-ups that prove we were there.”
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