Beauty

Beauty in midlife can be defined in a range of ways. What’s most important is knowing what makes us feel attractive, healthy and confident. Here, we explore the changing nature of beauty in midlife and our what it means for us as individuals.

5 of the best concealers for mature skin

Our Beauty Director Beatrice Aidin shares her top affordable concealers for midlife

To Botox or not to Botox: Why I needed the needle

Beatrice Aidin, an award-winning beauty journalist, gave up Botox. Then something happened and she found herself yearning for it again.

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The transformative power of beauty in midlife

There's more to beauty than mere pleasure and satisfaction, says Sue Peart.

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What I learned about hair, makeup and myself by going grey

For years Kate Spicer coloured her hair. When she stopped, she suddenly learned there were some secrets to going grey.

Would you rather be thin, or happy?

After dieting and purging for years, Daisy Buchanan asks what really matters

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How to improve the way we age

Small regular habits can make a big difference in how we age...and feel. The Age Well Project tells us how.

Sexier with age: I feel sexier at 55 than at 29

Long-lost photos made Rosie Millard realise that despite her wrinkles, she's gotten sexier with age