Aging Well, Looking Good
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Aging Well, Looking Good
Exploring the history and current state of style options for mature women.
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Gina Barreca: I won't take growing old sitting down - Tallahassee Democrat (blog)

Gina Barreca: I won't take growing old sitting down - Tallahassee Democrat (blog) | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it

But “growing old gracefully” is one of those phrases we've heard so often we've internalized the concept without examining it.

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A Florida blogger reconsiders the old saw about aging gracefully.

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Beauty and the Double Standard of Aging | Adios Barbie

I wrote a post called The Cougar Effect on my blog discussing this ever increasing pressure on women to maintain their youthful looks as their primary form of power. It completely defeats the beauty of aging and the ...
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Beauty and the Double Standard of Aging » Sociological Images

Beauty and the Double Standard of Aging » Sociological Images | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
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Very fascinating blog post about standards of female beauty.

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Boomer Blues, the Generation Gap and Aging Gracefully

Boomer Blues, the Generation Gap and Aging Gracefully | Aging Well, Looking Good | Scoop.it
Our physical attractiveness as women is at its peak in our twenties and thirties. But what do we do after that? And how can we resist negativity from the media?
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