Women in their 40s have settled in life; their children have become independent and they have accomplished what they had set to accomplish in life. 40 is an age where every woman must analyze her wardrobe and add apparels that are age appropriate, yet are fashion forward. By 40, a woman is aware of what looks good on her and what doesn’t; she is comfortable in her own skin and should be open to changes. A few fashion tips for women in their 40s are discussed below.
You Will Need...
- you attitude and confidence
Step by Step Instructions
Age is Just a Number: Remember age is just a number and what matters the most is that how comfortable are you are in your own skin. Wear clothes that are comfortable, but stylish and smart. You might be a mother or even a grandmother, but your personal style is unique, and you must embrace it wholeheartedly.
Wear Clean Cuts: Wear a lot of clean cuts that do not make you look frumpy. Clean cuts and sober colors go really well on you. Smart coat pants for formal wear, conservative cuts and prints, etc., go a long way in making you look much younger than your chronological age!
Color Coded: Colors like beige, white, green, blue and evergreen black look great on you. Avoid wearing many colors together; try and wear clothes in colors that belong to the same color family. By this time, you will be aware of the colors that flatter your complexion and bring out your best features and those colors that make you look either fat, or those with which you just can’t identify. Use your color sensibility when choosing colors for yourself.
Proper Undergarments: It is very important to wear undergarments that flatter your body type and shape. Undergarments must be changed according to your age. Wear undergarments that support and enhance your body shape.
Proper Fitting Clothes: Avoid wearing baggy, loose clothes; instead wear clothes that fit you perfectly and hide your problem areas. Well fitted clothes define your body by flattering the positives of it and camouflaging the problem areas.
Less is More: Do not over do in terms of dressing or makeup. Make sure that you keep the overall look simple and classy. Wear make up to hide the flaws of your face, and wear ensembles that are an extension to your personality.
Be Well Groomed: It is very important to be well groomed and presentable at all times. Taking care of oneself should be a regular practice and should be a part of your routine. Being well groomed not only makes you feel good, but also boosts one’s confidence. So if you are comfortable in your salt and pepper look, then flaunt it with elan, or else you could experiment with safe hair colors like mocha, black, blonde, etc.
Be Happy: It is very important to be happy, cheerful and comfortable in one’s own skin. A bright, warm smile instantly takes many years off you and being comfortable in one’s own skin, makes you age gracefully and that is how it should be.
Aging is a natural process and a law of nature; it is the inevitable truth of life. It is very important to groom and present yourself in the best possible way. Grab my style palette at www.thetrendyfashion.com. 40 brings many beautiful transitions in one’s life, embrace them with a smile.