Available this June, L'Oreal's Makeup Genius is a new app that turns iPhone and iPad cameras into makeup mirrors to let women virtually try on more than 300 cosmetic products to evaluate different looks and even complete facial make-overs. The app will be introduced this week in New York and Cannes and available to customers in June. (The New York Times, Business Section, 5/15/2014)
We all want clothes that make us look good. Despite the fact that designers are focussed primarily on skinny women in their 20s, we can achieve this goal at any age. The trick is to accommodate the ways in which our bodies are changing and make the most of our assets.
Selfridges, famous Brit emporium, opened the 2015 fashion season celebrating 14 "Bright Old Things"—older women (and men)—in all 13 of its display windows! Wow! Does this mean we get to buy high fashion made to fit and flatter women over 55? Over 65?