Fashion Flash: The Best in Fashion, Fitness, Beauty and Lifestyle for the Over 40 Woman!

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I’m thrilled to be hosting Fashion Flash this week! Fashion Flash is a group of expert bloggers that bring  you everything an over 40 woman needs to know! We cover fashion, fitness, beauty, lifestyle and more all with the over 40 woman in mind. Here’s what’s cookin’ this week!


Fussy or fashionable? Jackie Silver from delves into what your nail color says about you.


Deb of No-Nonsense Blog discovers anti-aging bracelets!


Prints and patterns are everywhere this season. They range from stripes, spots (which I noticed were very au courant with the Parisians when I visited Paris a few weeks ago ), florals, tribal et al. Here’s how to make them work for you.

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A good cleanser is so important to not only clean the face, but to let your other skincare products work. Fab Over Forty shows you one of her favorite summer facial cleansers.


Fashion blogger, Pam Lutrell and her followers, discuss the difference between the words “fashion” and “style”….Does it really matter which of the two you claim to be??


Melissa McCarthy going strong working on plus size clothing line. 

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Positive Living advocate Barbara Hannah Grufferman thinks people spend too much time and money on gym memberships, trainers, and books to help us get back in shape, when all you really need to do is this. 

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Whenever the weather gets warmer, the idea of putting on summer clothes generates a ton of weight loss panic! Get some solutions from Women’s Health & Fitness Expert Mirabai Holland.


The two main excuses people give for not exercising are that they don’t have enough time or energy. Society Wellness would like to us to challenge those excuses and find out for ourselves if exercising consistently can actually create more time and energy.

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Here’s to the fathers we celebrated yesterday with or without them!  And here’s how three women got to know their father’s better and the impact that had on their first and second lives.

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DivaDebbi is always looking for drugstore equivalents of her favorite pricier products. Click here to see how this one stacks up against Bobbi Brown’s Gel Eyeliner.


As for me, I discovered a real menopause life savior-Certain Dri Anti-Perspirant! Read how it really is a life changer AND enter to win a closet makeover worth $1,000!


  • Pam@over50feeling40

    Great reading! Thanks for hosting Cindy!

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  • Allison@neversaydiebeauty

    Great list of blog resources for women my age!

    • cindy

      I think so!

  • Noelle

    I’m not over 40 but awesome reads nonetheless :)

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  • Laura My Newest Addiction

    Great links! <3 I am not over 40 but can appreciate it.

  • Jamie @ Makeuplifelove

    ooooh super great links. Love that you cover everything from plus size fashion to facial cleansers. I am not over 40 but I totally can appreciate all the wealth of knowledge. Great post Cindy!!

    • cindy

      Thanks lady!

  • Kelly R

    There are some great blogs here! Thanks!

  • Phyrra

    Thanks for sharing this list!

  • Destany

    Great list of links! :)

  • Ange

    This is an awesome list, thanks!

  • Brooke @ Blushing Noir

    Great round up!

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  • Anastasia

    Great roundup of blogs for one of the best age groups out there. I look forward to my 40s!

  • Nidia – Lit From Within

    So glad to see more resources for women over 40 that celebrate us.

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  • Miranda

    Great roundup!

  • Justina

    What a fun thing! You guys make getting older look good :-)

  • Sheila (Painted Ladies)

    These look like some great blogs I’ll have to start following!

  • Kath TheFabZilla

    Nice to discover new blogs targeting my soon-to-be demographics…. this girl is turning 40 in 2 wks, woot woot!

  • Kimmi @ The Plastic Diaries

    Looks like a great bunch of reads.

  • Melody Wright

    Good List!

  • Eugenia

    Lots of good resources!

  • Ashley

    Great roundup! I love having resources to refer my clients to.

  • Lisa Heath

    Will definitely check these out!

  • Kendra

    Thanks for sharing these bloggers!

  • Betzy Carmona

    Great round up