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Practical and Pretty Presents for Mother's Day 2021

Beauty and style gift ideas to show how much you care

A Mother's Day gift wrapped in a bow

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Women age 50 and over have been there, done that, and are still hanging in there on the road to adventure and new experiences. This often means giving our beauty and style a tweak or two. This Mother's Day is the perfect time to shake up your own looks, as well as those you love, with gifts that push the reset button. Here are dozens of ideas — from cool sandals to practical tunics for you and all the moms you love. Because in a world of 10s, we're all 11s!

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.