Episode 4: Makeup for Mature Faces

Mature woman in sunhat

In today’s show…

…our topic is makeup for mature women. We discuss our different approaches to makeup and share our practical tips and tricks.

Our conversation is divided under the following topics:

Foundation (begins at 5.17)

Concealer (9.16)

Powder (11.03)

Eyebrows (14.37)

Eyes (19.49)

Cheeks (23.11)

Lips (25.43)

Duration total: 30.32 minutes

Show Notes:

What we discussed in today’s show:

C’s moisturizer for sheering foundation: Paula’s Choice Invisible Finish Moisture Gel

C’s  fluid sunscreen, alone or under foundation: Paula’s Choice Youth-Extending Daily Hydrating Fluid SPF 50

A good primer: Arbonne Makeup Primer

An effective primer (scented, and read the ingredient list if your skin is sensitive) at Sephora: Dr. Brandt pores no more Luminizer Primer.

C’s upper lid primer: Smashbox 24 hr Shadow Primer

C flesh-tone powder: Almay Loose  Finishing Powder in Light 100

C’s everyday powder: Kat von D Lock It Setting Powder.

C’s post at 12 BLUEPRINTS  of current foundation, Rimmel Lasting Finish in shade 103.

Chrysalis posts on:

Skin Polish for Spring

Skin Polish for Summer

Skin Polish for Autumn

Skin Polish for Winter

Jorunn’s brow product: Inglot Amc Brow Liner Gel. Jorunn’s colour is No. 12.

C’s brow product: BLUEPRINTS Brow Wax Duo in Ash Brown. 

Clear brow wax:  BLUEPRINTS Clear Wax refill pan. 

Debi Rushworth’s post on silvering hair:  To Grey or Not To Grey.

C’s eyeliner (good Dark Winter dark charcoal,  moderately smudge-proof): Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencil in Zero. 

Jorunn’s mascara: Sensai 38 degrees

C’s mascara: Cover Girl Lash Blast Volume. 

Jorunn’s video: Makeup at 60 

Beautypedia for cosmetic reviews. 

Find a colour analyst near you by choosing Colour Analysts in the menu bar at the top of the page.

The Season Cycle:

Season Circle c-w-n-min

Your Podcast Hosts:

Christine Scaman is located in Prince Edward Island, Canada. In addition to in-person Colour Analysis, Christine blogs about Colour and 12 Seasons. Christine is an instructor for the Colour Analyst training program.
Christine Scaman
Jorunn Hernes is located in Norway, where she offers in-person 12-Season Colour Analysis. Jorunn blogs in English and Norwegian about colour and style, with particular focus on minimalism and practicality.
Jorunn Hernes

2 thoughts on “Episode 4: Makeup for Mature Faces

  1. Jan says:

    Thank you for a most enjoyable podcast filled with very useful information. Also, mentioning specific products and including their links was a nice feature. Looking forward to the upcoming one on capsule wardrobes.

    • Christine Scaman says:

      Thank you, Jan. Jorunn and I appreciate the comment and love hearing that you find the information useful. We also appreciate your mention of liking the links list, we’ll be sure to keep adding detailed lists.

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