10 Easy Makeup Tricks for Women Over 45

Skip the face powder.

The bad news? After 50, those days of touching up with face powder may have come and gone. The good news? Your makeup will look better without it. “With the exception of a little pressed powder to set under eye concealer and eliminate shine, skip this step,” says Jones. “Powders make skin appear dry and is noticeable as it sits on fine facial hairs, which unfortunately, many of us develop as we get older.”