Women over 40 beauty, skincare, fashion, fitness and lifestyle, Keeping it Real

Happy weekend everyone!   Any big plans for the weekend?  I am looking forward to seeing the little tricks or treaters on Sunday evening.  I love seeing them in their cute costumes!   It may be only Halloween weekend, but the buzz is building for holiday beauty!  Get yourself party-ready with beauty tips and product finds from this week’s Roundup.   You’re sure to find something that catches your eye for the special season ahead.

Charlestongirl from Best Things in Beauty shows us three all-new sumptuous shades of Tarte’s iconic Cheek Stain, perfect for carrying in your makeup bag.  It’s now available at a 20% discount on Sephora.com with the Friends and Family sale.

Still looking for last minute Halloween makeup?   Chelsea at BeautyXposé explains how Sephora’s limited edition kits will have you preening like a peacock (or other costume) in no time at all!

Are you having Mad Men withdrawals like Gaia from The Non-Blonde?  Missing the oh-so popular vintage look?  Read her take on the new book by Dyna Moe: Mad Men, The Illustrated World, it may leave you longing for more Mad Men

Looking for some beauty at budget prices?  The Budget Fashionista shows us what’s new at Target by JK Jemma Kidd. 

Feeling blue?  Sabrina from The Beauty Look Book reviews for us the new nail polish by Lancome called Le Gris L’Wren 021.  This one is a steely blue that just might steal your heart. 

Do you love the glitter but hate the mess that some makeup has?  Kelly from Gouldylox Reviews found a glittery, holiday must-have with the LORAC All That Glitters set.  Put some sparkle in your life! 

One of the toughest makeup challenges can be to find the perfect concealer.   Laurie from Product Girl may have found the one that works perfectly for her.  She reviews the MAC Pro Longwear Concealer and it might be what you’re looking for too!

Debbi from DivaDebbi shares a secret with us; who some of the most famous celebrities have as a makeup artist.   See what Debbi had done by the Kimara beauty team to make her look red carpet ready.

Do you love beauty must-haves lists?  Marcia from the Beauty Info Zone has created a recent top 10 list of her favorite go-to beauty products.   Is there anything  on her list that you already have in your beauty bag or should be in your bag?

Dior has some incredible palettes out for the holidays and Cafe Makeup shows us another one of the beauties. Don’t you just love holiday sets?! 

From the pretty new packaging to the sparkling holiday colors, I’ve been reviewing on Fab Over Forty  several makeup palettes this week including the Pure Color Extravagant Collection created by Tom Pecheux for Estée Lauder.  Stay tuned for more beauty next week too!

Have a spooktacular weekend everyone!