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Exploring the history and current state of style options for mature women.
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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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Annie Lennox on growing old gracefully - and why she refused to allow her ... - Daily Mail

Annie Lennox on growing old gracefully - and why she refused to allow her ... - Daily Mail | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Eurythmics singer Annie Lennox, 60, refused to allow the cover image for her most recent album to be retouched or edited, insisting that she wanted to just 'look as I am'.”
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Diane Keaton explores aging as she heads to Marin - Marin Independent Journal

Diane Keaton explores aging as she heads to Marin - Marin Independent Journal | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Diane Keaton has spent a good part of her 68 years hiding — wide-brimmed hats that hid her head and hair, gloves that hid her hands and fingers, long-sleeved turtlenecks that hid her arms and neck.“You could call two-thirds of my...”
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Gallery: Charlotte women of a certain age in ad-worthy portraits - Charlotte Observer

Gallery: Charlotte women of a certain age in ad-worthy portraits - Charlotte Observer | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“About Time: As older women make a splash in national fashion advertising, The Observer offers ad-worthy portraits and commentary from local stunners in the 55+ category.”
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How to Dress Your Age for Spring 2015 - HarpersBAZAAR.com (blog)

How to Dress Your Age for Spring 2015 - HarpersBAZAAR.com (blog) | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Lisa Armstrong on what to hold on to and what to let go.”
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Why I'll Never Lie About My Age - Huffington Post

Why I'll Never Lie About My Age - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“I was at a dinner party recently, chatting up a small group of men and women, all of us around the same age, when someone made a joke about aging. My ears perked and I blurted that I had turned The Big 5-O.”
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Over-50s won't slob around in sweatpants at home – in case it leads to divorce - BT.com

Over-50s won't slob around in sweatpants at home – in case it leads to divorce - BT.com | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Forget leisurewear – women over 50 dress to impress at home, says new study.”
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Suzanne Somers Says She 'Loves Aging' with Hormone Therapy - Newsmax

Suzanne Somers Says She 'Loves Aging' with Hormone Therapy - Newsmax | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Stunning TV star and health promoter Suzanne Somers still turns heads wherever she goes. She holds onto her youthful beauty and enthusiasm at age 68, thanks to hormone therapy.”
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If only it were a golden age for golden-agers - The Globe and Mail

If only it were a golden age for golden-agers - The Globe and Mail | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Are the fashion and cosmetics industries sending mixed messages about older women? Not really”
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Ageing gracefully: how women steer the line between inauthentic and old - The Conversation AU

Ageing gracefully: how women steer the line between inauthentic and old - The Conversation AU | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“It doesn’t matter how old you are, you can still look fabulous. This message is sold to us by magazines, newspapers, the cosmetics industry, fashion labels and dating agencies.”
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Patricia Arquette wins the Oscar for “aging gracefully” — oh, and for her ... - Salon

Patricia Arquette wins the Oscar for “aging gracefully” — oh, and for her ... - Salon | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Patricia Arquette has been honored for her brilliance in "Boyhood." She gets as much credit for "aging gracefully"”
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12 Free Makeup Tips Videos For Older Women - Huffington Post

12 Free Makeup Tips Videos For Older Women - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“One of the biggest myths about aging is that older women no longer care about how they look. This is complete nonsense. Most of us don't care about looking younger. But, we do care about looking our best and feeling great.”
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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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Fashion doesn't stop at 50: Industry feting older women - CTV News

Fashion doesn't stop at 50: Industry feting older women - CTV News | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Older women are fronting major fashion campaigns and one of the next Bond girls is 50. Mature ladies are having a moment, but does it represent a change of attitudes or just a marketing gimmick?”
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Why Older Women Are the New It-Girls of Fashion - Adweek

Why Older Women Are the New It-Girls of Fashion - Adweek | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“This past January, French fashion house Céline set the Internet abuzz with the release of its spring 2015 print campaign.”
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Aging Today Better Than It's Ever Been, With Fewer Diseases And Stronger ... - Medical Daily

Aging Today Better Than It's Ever Been, With Fewer Diseases And Stronger ... - Medical Daily | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Changing social trends and advances in medical science have endowed older adults with greater longevity than ever before.”
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An Ode to a Grown-Ass Style Icon: '80s-Era Elizabeth Taylor - Jezebel

An Ode to a Grown-Ass Style Icon: '80s-Era Elizabeth Taylor - Jezebel | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“There are many beautiful pictures of young Elizabeth Taylor, who was perfectly formed for the fashions of the 1950s. But I am not here to talk about her retro style.”
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Revolution or cynical ploy: Fashion fetes older women - Aquila Style

Revolution or cynical ploy: Fashion fetes older women - Aquila Style | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Older women are fronting major fashion campaigns and one of the next Bond girls is 50 -- mature ladies are having a moment, but does it represent a change of attitudes or just a marketing gimmick?”
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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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Right in the Kisser: What the Media Says About Older Women - Patheos (blog)

Right in the Kisser: What the Media Says About Older Women - Patheos (blog) | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Patheos (blog) Right in the Kisser: What the Media Says About Older Women Patheos (blog) Allowing ourselves to be misled by society into thinking of our aging selves as less beautiful and less valuable supposes that the first half of our lives was...”
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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 liking. Going full silver fox is definitely not consi...”
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Madonna, Annie Lennox and 'Acting Your Age' - Huffington Post

Madonna, Annie Lennox and 'Acting Your Age' - Huffington Post | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
“Annie Lennox and Madonna have different paths. BOTH of these remarkable, self-empowered ladies' paths are valid. And we can honor and respect the choices each of the these women have made for themselves....”
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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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