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Focusing on beauty products and techniques for women over 40, Alison Gary, Editor in Chief of Wardrobe Oxygen reviews skincare and cosmetics brands, shares tips for caring for skin and applying makeup, and writes about current beauty trends and how to translate them for the everyday.

How Far Will You Go for Beauty? My PerriconeMD Sub-D Story
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How Far Will You Go for Beauty? My PerriconeMD Sub-D Story

How far will I go for beauty? Thanks to Periconne MD’s Sub-D I now know.

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How Allie Got her Hair Back: Fighting Hair Loss over Age 40 and What Worked
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How Allie Got her Hair Back: Fighting Hair Loss over Age 40 and …

The other week I had a sponsored post about Nature’s Bounty Vitamins. Everything in the post was true, I have been taking them daily for almost a month and I think they’re great. However with sponsored posts you have rules about what you can and cannot say. Nature’s Bounty’s rules…

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Over 40 Beauty: Rodan + Fields Lash Boost Review
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Over 40 Beauty: Rodan + Fields Lash Boost Review

I’ve never had long lashes. My sister is the one who got the lashes; she complains of them bumping against her sunglasses while I’ve spent my adulthood searching for the best products to curl, lengthen, and volumize. As I have gotten older, my lashes have become thinner and shorter. I’ve…

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Improving my Hair from Within [Sponsored]
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Improving my Hair from Within [Sponsored]

This post is sponsored by Nature’s Bounty As I’ve mentioned a few times on the blog I’ve been having issues with my hair. It’s been thinning, and it, along with my skin, has been dry and dull looking. I’ve been tested and my doctor agrees it’s likely a combination of…

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My Favorite Hair Products and Tools
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My Favorite Hair Products and Tools

Since cutting my hair above my shoulders last January, I’ve found my hair easier to manage, look fuller, and more fun to play with. However, it took a while to get used to shorter hair and I realized my old styling products weren’t cutting it. It’s been a year since…

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Over 40 Beauty Review: Foundation Primers
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Over 40 Beauty Review: Foundation Primers

I’ve really learned the value of makeup primers. When I was younger, I wanted them so my makeup wouldn’t melt away after a night dancing or day in the sun and humidity. While I still appreciate that aspect of primers, I find primers to be beneficial in multiple ways, especially…

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Over 40 Beauty Review: Glossier
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Over 40 Beauty Review: Glossier

A spin-off from the blog Into the Gloss, Glossier is a line of beauty products created by beauty editors with a focus on skincare and makeup being optional. This line is clearly created for a younger generation; from the college-aged models to calling their customer “girls,” I don’t feel as…

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Over 40 Beauty Review: Perricone MD No Makeup Makeup Line
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Over 40 Beauty Review: Perricone MD No Makeup Makeup Line

The older I get, the less obvious I want my makeup. Sure I’ll rock a bold lip, but I find a heavily-made face emphasizes the negative and hides the positive. So when I heard about Perricone MD’s No Makeup Makeup line I was intrigued. Products that will make you look…

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