Makeup for Mature Woman Most women think that wearing a lot of makeup can hide fine lines better. As you get older, wearing lesser makeup is better. When you were younger, exfoliation is not that important because your skin don't need help in shedding off and renewing skin cells at the same time. Now that you are maturing, dead skin cells need some mild scrubbing to encourage new and younger skin to come out. What about your hair ? Mature women have different needs than younger women when it comes to makeup. Over time the skin will begin to fade and line and wrinkles begin to form. Older women should be looking for makeup that is formulated to enhance their natural mature beauty. The makeup should accomplish two things; it should conceal any minor wrinkles and flaws and add a bit of color to the skin. Makeup for the older woman shouldn't layer the face with colors and foundations that try to make the skin look younger. Using a heavy foundation on older skin will often make any wrinkles look even deeper. Bare Essentials makeup is perfect for mature skin, it is light and sheer, allowing the beauty of the skin to show. One thing to remember when applying makeup to mature skin is to not use too much. Mineral makeup, like Bare Essentials makeup is perfect for mature skin since it allows you to achieve the perfect level of coverage for your needs without looking heavy or unnatural. Applying Bare Essentials makeup to mature skin couldn't be easier. The makeup is applied in a circular motion with a large makeup brush. Be sure to apply the foundation to clean skin that has been properly moisturized. Choose a foundation color, or a combination of two that will perfectly match your skin tone. Mineral makeup solutions are growing in popularity these days. The natural minerals from the earth are carefully blended to provide a hypoallergenic makeup solution. However, not all mineral makeup is created equally. Most people that have tried this mineral makeup never use anything else. Most women use too much foundation in the attempt to cover up wrinkles and fine lines. Go a shade or two darker as well no matter how light your skin. Mature skin lack moisture and don't need it. Professional makeup artists never use powder on women over 50. Facelifts ? Makeup can do wonders here too. Jowl lines are sometimes called funny lines as they extend from your nose are down to your jaw line. Crow's feet are those wrinkles and fine lines that appear on the outside edges of our eyes. Your skin loses its elasticity and these lines become permanent. Do not use powder around the eyes as it will settle into those lines. Make the lines light and not thick. Don't line the inside of your eyes. Thinning Hair No. Facial hair thins as well. Thinning eyebrows need particular attention. Why ? Your lips will also thin as you grow older. Make up can help here too. Pick the right lip color. Skip the bright colors. Your lip line fades as you get older so create a lip line by using a lip liner. Then apply lipstick. Gloss can create the illusion of plump lips. Don't use lip plumpers.