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10 Date Night Tips to Looking Great at 50+

Easy fashion and beauty upgrades to help you step out in style

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En español | Hooray — we're going out again! But here's the problem. After more than a year of comfort clothes, elastic waistbands and almost no makeup we've forgotten how to dress up. Social isolation and distancing, masks and Zoom didn't exactly require much from our fashion and beauty skills. After all, everyone else was in the same boat. Now that our social lives are back, it's time to pick up the slack (or at least our mascara). Here are 10 tips that will make you glow in the dark.

Lois Joy Johnson is a beauty and style editor who focuses on women 50 and older. She was the beauty and style editor at Ladies’ Home Journal and a founding editor of More magazine. She has written three books: The Makeup Wakeup, The Wardrobe Wakeup and The Woman's Wakeup.