Packing Tips for a Trip to Europe!

packing tips

Going on a trip and don’t know what to pack? Then check out a story about this at The Fashion Flash.The Fashion Flash is my special group of fabulous over 40 bloggers who make your life just that little bit easier by  providing you with fabulous fashion and beauty tips!

To see what else is in store this week, visit this week’s host, Jodell from Black Cat Plus Fashions!

Is Your Hair Color Aging You?

going greyIt’s amazing how a simple little thing like your hair color can either help you look youthful or add on unnecessary years!  YIKES!

Find out if your hair color should have more warm or cool tones by heading over to this week’s edition of the Fashion Flash!

Our host is Deb Chase author of the No Non-Sense Beauty Blog, where you will find lots of fashion, style and beauty tips on these hot topics:

  • Heading to Europe anytime soon?  Check out these essential packing tips!
  • Are you getting enough protein in your diet?  Find out more…
  • If you are 40 or older, how much excercise is enough?
  • Fashion inspiration from NYC real women on the street

Best Over 40 Style Bloggers~The Fashion Flash

Deborah Boland and JoJami TylerIt’s our turn to host the Fashion Flash and introduce you to our group of fabulous bloggers who specialize in over 40 topics!  We know you will enjoy exploring all of these wonderful and informative blogs! Here they are:


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How to Hide Those Dark Under-Eye Circles

dark circles over 40Feeling miserable becasue you don’t know how to get rid of dark circles under your eyes that come with being over 40? BOY, they are tough to hide!

This week’s Fashion Flash will give you the scoop on how to fix the problem and more!

The Fashion Flash is being hosted today by Jackie Silver from Aging Backwards.

There you’ll find more over 40  fashion, health and beauty tips like these:

  • How do you know if a garment is worth the splurge?  Find out what makes an item a good “investment piece” or not.
  • 6 reasons to NEVER drink a diet soda ever again.
  • Another quick and effective workout that will have you feeling toned and full of energy!
  • Have a sweet tooth?  Here is a quick and healthy way to fix it!

What is the Fashion Flash? It’s our weekly round up of 9 of the top fashion bloggers who are experts in over 40 fashion, beauty and wellness topics. Every Monday one “flasher” hosts and publishes all the articles.  Just click on the blue link above and enjoy! 

Has your Perfume Got you Stuck in a Time Warp?

After years of wearing the same old fragrance are you stuck in a “perfume” time warp?

Are you ready for a new fragrance?

It might be time to go out and try something new!

This week the Fashion Flash (our weekly fashion and beauty tips from the top over 40 Bloggers ) is being hosted my a wonderful site called Fab Over 50!

Here are few of this weeks topics:

  • Wonderful new fragrances to uplift your spirit!
  • Need to boost your metabolism?  Don’t miss these 5 quick tips…
  • Are you in the feeling fat, hot and cranky stage of menopause?  Get help now…
  • Have you tried Botox?  How safe are those Medispas?
  • More inspiration for those gals with curves…

Enjoy and let us know your favorite topic, comment below!

9 Hints on How to be Fabulous after 40!

You won’t want to miss any of this week’s little “hints” and tips on how to look and feel Age-mazing™ (our fun word for looking amazing for your age) on the Fashion Flash!

To get the party started, this week’s host and newest member of our group is Une Femme d’une Certain Age, a delightful fashion blog for women over 40, that takes the attitude that life can be sweet no matter what number you are! Some of this weeks topics:

  • A review of Gwyneth Paltrow’s new exercise video
  • How to put a little feminine touch in plus size dressing
  • Stop packing on the pounds with those coffee drinks, here’s how…
  • Are you gaga over glitter?  Find out how to shimmer in this new trend
  • No more excuses of not being able to get to the gym.…you can do this at home….   Enjoy and make sure to comment!

Fashion and Beauty tips for Women 40, 50 and Beyond! ~ Fashion Flash

woman over 40This week’s host of the Fashion Flash is Staness from the Menopause Makeover!

If you are new to our site, the Fashion Flash is our weekly digest of the hottest fashion,health and beauty topics specifically for the woman who is 40, 50 or beyond.

You just click the blue link (above) and off you’ll go to get more info on topics like:

  • A recap of the Grammy Awards, who flopped and who was hot!
  • There is a new cream out there…the “BB” cream. What is it? Find out more….
  • More make-up tips from Oscar celebrity make-up artist, Bruce Grayson!
  • Shape up with your honey, here’s how!
  • Plus Size expert exposes the controversy over NYFW’s models…were they too young and too thin?       Enjoy!

How to stay fit while traveling ~ Fashion Flash

fit over 40This week our Fashion Flash host is Shawna from Female Fat Loss Over Forty!

Shawna is our weight loss expert and her site is full of super inspirational and helpful tips on how to loose weight and stay motivated to exercise!

This week’s Flash is full of the latest fashion and beauty tips for the over 40 gals who want to look updated without looking trendy!

Here are the topics we have for you:

  • New fashion trends for the curvy girl
  • Coping with stress and menopause
  • The latest anti-aging products
  • Hiding those “resistant” grey hairs
  • More tips on eyebrows
  • Tips on how to stay fit when you travel

Fashion Flash!

make-up over 40Want to

  • Find out how to get our makeup to with  work us, not against us with  six easy steps to look refreshed?
  • Get inspired to get off the couch by hearing one woman’s weight loss story?
  • Find out the best clothing brands for women over fifty ( that you’ve probably never heard of)

Then check out all the fashion, health and  beauty blogs we are featuring today at The FASHION FLASH, hosted this week by No Nonsense Beauty. It’s the place to go to read up on over 40 beauty and fashion tips that will make you look Fabulous after 40, 50 and beyond!

The Golden Globes ~ Over 40 Style Hits And Misses

lipstickThis week, the Fashion Flash (our weekly dose of over 40 Fashion, health and beauty tips)  features:

  • The best and worst of the Golden Globes in the over 40 category
  • Over 40 make-up tips from the Red Carpet!
  • How Plus sizes compare to regular sizes
  • 5 tips to keep you moving even if you are injured
  • The best new natural beauty product
Our host is Jackie from Aging Backwards, a wonderful blog full of information to keep us youthful and forever young!
Jackie says,”Welcome to Aging Backwards! Here I’ll let you in on all my tips, tricks and secret weapons for stopping the effects of aging and improving the whole self – mind, body and spirit. Aging Backwards was born from my desire to help people look and feel the best they can, which I have personally been working on my entire life.” Make sure to leave a comment. We want to hear your voice!