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Women Feeling Invisible

Hey Midlife Women, Are You Fading Into The Background?

Valerie Albarda | Posted 06.30.2016 | Fifty
Valerie Albarda

You remember how you used to be the life of the party in your 20s, and perhaps well into your 30s? You were jovial, fun-loving, perhaps a bit of a ris...

How Women Can Discover Their Voice At Any Age

Mara Karpel, Ph.D. | Posted 03.18.2016 | Fifty
Mara Karpel, Ph.D.

I recently attended a women's networking group. One of the issues that came up for discussion was the tendency for us, as women, to doubt ourselves and our abilities, even when it's been objectively shown that we are quite capable and competent.

Why This Middle-Aged Woman Has Never Felt Invisible

Michelle Combs | Posted 08.12.2016 | Fifty
Michelle Combs

I am not negating the feelings of any woman who feels like she's become invisible and mourning the passing of her youthful looks. That being said, I have never felt invisible. I'm one hundred percent corporeal and there's even more of me than when I was younger, so I have extra for others to see.

Women Over 50 Are Invisible? I Must Have Missed The Memo

Erica Jagger | Posted 05.23.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Here's an if-a-tree-falls-in-the-forest question: if society didn't tell older women they were invisible, would older women still feel invisible? I loathe the power that stale older-women-are-invisible narrative wields.

15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015

Posted 02.09.2015 | Fifty

Huff/Post50 is proud to announce a new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." Last month, our editor-at-large Rit...

Rita Wilson: We're Seeking 15 Women Over 50 Who Want To Make A Radical Change In 2015

The Huffington Post | Rita Wilson | Posted 12.19.2014 | Fifty

Dear Readers, We're seeking 15 women age 50 and older who plan to make a radical change in their lives in 2015. Whether your New Year's resolution is...

Women, Do You Feel Invisible? Here's The Antidote

Ellary Eddy | Posted 07.29.2014 | Fifty
Ellary Eddy

As Editor of an online magazine devoted to lifestyle and culture for the hip:) +50 set, I've realized I need to address the widespread issue of older women feeling they've become 'invisible'. As their 'looks fade', older women feel they seem to be fading along with them, right into thin air.

These Women Prove You Don't Have To Feel Invisible After 50

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.15.2013 | Fifty

A few years back, a survey discovered that eight out of 10 women over the age of 50 believe they are "invisible" to members of the opposite sex. Altho...

Why Don't Men Want To Date Women Over 50?

Arlene Schindler | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Schindler

As a woman in my 50s, walking down a city street, I feel invisible to almost any man walking past me. I've been that unseen woman over and over again. Friends have echoed this experience to me as well. Single? No one wants to date a midlife woman either.