Category Archives: Beauty

Wardrobe for a mature autumn

I received a reader’s request for style tips for mature women:  I have begun to almost live in jeans/slacks and want to be more feminine. Many of your suggestions seem to be for younger people. I am 62, very slim, … Continue reading

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Wardrobe for a redhead

Here is an example of a planned wardrobe for a friend of mine. For a redhead, I look beyond the seasons because green and teal are so brutally attractive with pale skin and flaming red hair that we want to … Continue reading

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Colour theory: Spring

This is a spring palette. As you see it is light, bright and warm. One of these qualities may be strongest in your own colouring, and the colours where they dominate probably include your best colours. For example, Kermit green … Continue reading

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Colour theory

Wearing colours that flatter you enhances your beauty and charm greatly.  When wearing your best colours, you naturally present yourself in a seductive way; Your best assets are brought into the light, and your flaws are downplayed. You look attractive, … Continue reading

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Flowers in your hair

You can always look more feminine when you wear a flower in your hair. A hairband with flowers like above keeps loose hair in place and adds some gentle spice to your face. Because the girl has full, healthy hair, … Continue reading

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An hour for your beauty

How to do a facial, mani and pedi for yourself in about an hour. I take one large bowl and fill it half with warm water, half with boiling water. Then I add a steaming tablet from Lush. You can … Continue reading

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