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Women Over 50

2 Tests To Find Out If Your Bra Is Holding Your Chest Too Low

Carol Brailey | Posted 11.28.2016 | Style
Carol Brailey

Click here to subscribe to my YouTube channel. Is your bra holding your chest too low? In the video above, I share with you 2 tests to solve this que...

An Open Letter To The First Female President Of The United States

Janet Bertolus | Posted 11.21.2016 | Women
Janet Bertolus

Dear Future Madame President, Selfishly, for the sake of my eighty-year-old mother who was emotionally invested in this past election for reasons tha...

5 Questions To An Outfit That Looks Fantastic On You

Carol Brailey | Posted 11.15.2016 | Style
Carol Brailey

Click here to subscribe to my YouTube channel. Click here to view videos on color analysis. Have you ever stood in a fitting room or in front of a...

The Most Stylish Older Women On Instagram

Honey Good | Posted 11.07.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

I adore social media because I am, at heart, a social creature. Meeting and interacting with new people, especially women, is a favorite activity of mine. I thrive on it!

Why We All Need To Be Concerned About 'Locker Room Talk'

Tira Harpaz | Posted 10.23.2016 | Fifty
Tira Harpaz

When I was 13, I went to the airport with my parents to pick up a relative or friend - I don't remember who it was. As I walked through the airport slightly behind my parents, a total stranger walked past me and grabbed my crotch. I couldn't believe it at first; I thought maybe it was an accident or I was mistaken. A few minutes later, however, the man reappeared and did it again.

Mac and Me

Honey Good | Posted 10.12.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By Susan "Honey" Good When we say the word relationship, our family, friends and partner comes to mind. But in truth, relationships are so much broad...

Where's The Diversity Amongst 50+ Fashion Models?

Jacynth Bassett | Posted 10.12.2016 | Fifty
Jacynth Bassett

For a while now I've been calling for more representation in Fashion of women past their 40s. And I'm delighted this is starting to take hold. Nicola ...

Changing Your Mindset About Aging

Cecilia Dintino | Posted 10.10.2016 | Fifty
Cecilia Dintino

After my knee replacement, I decided to join a gym. I was frightened and uncertain. For years now I have barely exercised and any attempt to walk at...

Controlling The Uncontrollable -- A Self Reminder

Janet Bertolus | Posted 10.04.2016 | Women
Janet Bertolus

I'm writing this as a self-reminder, although I'm sure you guys could use one too.

How to Handle Breakups with Friends

Honey Good | Posted 09.29.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By Susan "Honey" Good "People, people who need people, are the luckiest people in the world." Dear readers, Barbra had it right. But I'm going to t...

What Happened When My Ex-Husband Invited His Girlfriend To Our Son's Wedding

Tira Harpaz | Posted 09.23.2016 | Fifty
Tira Harpaz

My son got married a few weeks ago. However, what should have been a weekend of unadulterated delight was filled with moments of sadness. Not because I don't like his new wife or because I'm estranged from my son -- no, I was unhappy because my ex-husband invited his girlfriend.

Harmony in a Woman's Life

Honey Good | Posted 09.22.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By Susan "Honey" Good Over 40 years ago, when I was 22 years old, I bought a piece of art for $10. It was an instant reaction to a painting that "spo...

Actress Brooke Adams On Why You Should Watch Her 5-Minute Show

Brooke Adams | Posted 10.05.2016 | Fifty
Brooke Adams

The reason I started writing the blog for the Huffington Post was to promote our web series ALL DOWNHILL FROM HERE. Our goal was to post a new episode of the series with a new blog every week. I'm sorry, I can't write a great, funny blog every week.

Why 60 Is SOOO Not The New 40!

Deborah Drezon Carroll | Posted 08.31.2016 | Fifty
Deborah Drezon Carroll

I saw it on Facebook, where I trip over all sorts of things that make me crazy. Especially during this election season where the main lesson I've learned is that screaming at the idiotic statements people make about candidates doesn't really help.

The Polite Man At Target And My Challenge With Feminism

Janet Bertolus | Posted 08.26.2016 | Women
Janet Bertolus

Don't underpay me or talk down to me, you do that at your own peril, but it's perfectly fine to hold the door so it doesn't slam in my face. I believe those things are mutually exclusive.

5 Things I No Longer Give A Damn About Now That I'm Over 50

Deborah Drezon Carroll | Posted 08.08.2016 | Fifty
Deborah Drezon Carroll

I don't give a damn if you call me old. It's one of at least five things I no longer give a damn about. You know why? Because no longer caring about things that once made me crazy is a perk of age.

What I'm Really Thinking About As I Turn 60

Brenda Braxton | Posted 06.23.2016 | Fifty
Brenda Braxton

So, as another season of my life comes to a close and the realization of turning 60 on my next birthday hits me and the sadness and grief of those lost dreams and hopes seem to keep playing in my mind to the point of ... AWWWW HELL! LIFE IS GOOD!

Why This 53-Year-Old Shares Her Yoga Photos Online

Lorraine C. Ladish | Posted 06.12.2016 | Fifty
Lorraine C. Ladish

Why do I share photos of myself doing yoga on Instagram? Am I trying to show off? Am I desperately seeking attention? While I'd like to believe that is not the case, the truth is there is probably some of that!

Burlesque Dancers Over 40 Are Destroying Ageism With Hip Thrusts

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.09.2016 | Arts

"There’s this deadly idea that once you reach 40 you’re put on the shelf," Sandy Eggers explained in an interview with The Huffington Post. "But I...

The Upside of Aging

Adele Scheele | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Adele Scheele

And all this translates to greater emotional well-being as we age moving to that upward swing of the U. Not a revolting development, after all!

The Isolation I Sometimes Feel Since My Divorce

Tira Harpaz | Posted 04.24.2017 | Fifty
Tira Harpaz

When you're married, even if it's a bad marriage, you have someone to attend events with, ask to check out that weird mole on your back and trust to call an ambulance if you keel over in the night. When you live alone and you're getting older, there's no one to notice the little things.

The 5 Beauty Must-Haves For Women Over 40

Lorraine C. Ladish | Posted 03.26.2017 | Fifty
Lorraine C. Ladish

After a certain age, no matter how good you look, there are some realities we just can't deny. Our eyesight takes a hit, hair grows where it shouldn't, and we slowly but surely turn gray. At this stage I don't believe in miracle products, but I do believe in things that make our daily beauty routine easier.

Beat Me Up Baby!

Chef Rossi | Posted 03.22.2017 | Women
Chef Rossi

I used to run past construction sites in NYC, as the workmen whistled and shouted out a list of catcalls that went from "Rambette ... to "Beat me up, baby!" I suppose this was their reaction to my having embraced the women's bodybuilding craze of the 1980s.

Travel, The Greatest Educator!

Caroline Hart | Posted 02.12.2017 | Travel
Caroline Hart

When I was very young growing up in England back in the 60's and 70's I was so lucky to have parents who loved to travel and at the time I didn't realize it but they were giving me the best of educations too!

5 Ways To Nurture Beauty In Ourselves After 50

Helen J. Russell | Posted 02.12.2017 | Fifty
Helen J. Russell

As a young woman in the 1960s I defined beauty according to an ideal I saw in magazines -- one I had no hope of meeting. That didn't stop me trying though. I ironed my wild hair, lemon juiced my freckles and did the coconut oil thing in the hope of getting a tan.