It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week  one of our newest bloggers, Janise of Mama in Heels is hosting Fashion Flash.  She covers  beauty, family, travel and fashion with  style and ease.  I especially love her monthly features on budget fashion.  She  consrtucts  a fabulous outfit from several  pieces of totally affordables clothes currently in stores.  She is proof that  looking  great does not need to be  pricey.

I get so annoyed with fashion writers and bloggers who feature  designer bags and shoes that cost more than a months paycheck. Sometimes they have been gifted these items  in exchange for coverage. In other cases they have affiliate links where they get a percentage of the sale of a high priced item.  I have seen friends   go into debt   charging designer stuff on their credit … Continue Reading…

Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week Marcia of Beauty Info Zone is hostnig Fashion Flash. Marcia and I are from the same genertion and when she recommends a moisturizer or lipstick, I definately pay attention.  She test drives everything she recommends  and  I can trust her picks. Subscribe to her  site so that you don’t miss a single  post.

Makeup Giveaway PaletteA New Fashion FLash Giveaway

At the International Beauty Show  this  spring, I fell in love with a 35 disk Crown make-up palette and a 7 piece pink  roll of brushes. It retails for $75, but show special prices  allowed me to get two sets– one to keep  and one to gie away to my followers.  Your  enthusiasm and great questions  keep me involved and always … Continue Reading…

Ultimate Make-Up Giveaway!

Makeup Giveaway PaletteIt was love  at first site for this Crown 35 piece make-up palette. I loved the soft shades  for blush, eyeshadows and contouring.  Each  color  had its own purpose for both day and  night.  It  filled so  many needs I was able to toss out  over twenty  individual  pots and cases  of make-up that had accumulated in my drawers.  All the colors in the palettes  seemed to naturally  compliment with each other. Because they  had the same  base formulation, all the different colors  had the same intemsity  where ever I brushed thm onto my face.

These colors were so special, I decided that they needed their own set of brushes.  I found the perfect set of seven  in a pink travel case that I liked so … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week, MaryLou of Second Lives Club is hosting Fashion FLash.  I am reminded daily that  women over 50 are  making  it  up as we  go along.  Once the children are  on their own and ageism impedes profressional options,  we are  constantly wondering about taking the next step, the right path.   Enter  Second Lives Club– the  site that profiles women  who are making the second fifty years even better than the first 50. In their life stories  you may find the  answers to your own journey.

Enter the Fashion Flash #Peaceandlove Giveaway!

I am so excited about  our new Fashion Flash Giveaway with Nancy Davis and  Evine Home Shopping Network.  I the past year more than 10,000 people have  entered  these giveaways for  bracelets, rings, earrings and a spectacular pink … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week our forever young expert, Jackie  of JackieSilverStyle is hosting Fashion Flash.  Jackie is one of those incredibly wise people who seem to know the best way to do anything.  She is a natural athlete, makes the best cinnamon buns you ever tasted, and is a skilled videographer.   When I needed to do some  videos, I will never forget her  turning my dining room into a perfect studio.

Fashion Flash Giveaway to Fight MS

Over the past year more than 15,000 people have entered our Rafflecopter giveaways for a chance to win a piece of beautiful  Nancy Davis Peace and Love jewelry.  This week we are starting … Continue Reading…

Enter Valentine’s Day Giveaway

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Valentines Day gieawayValentine’s  Day is  one of my favorite holidays. It  such a fun way to  show people in my life  that they matter to  me.  for the past week , the bloggers at Fashion Flash  have been  posting a series of Valentine’s Day giveaways.  Today its my turn and  I am so delighted to be  giving away a set of of soy scented candles from Bright Endeavors ( value is $50).  This amazing organization helps  disadvantaged  young moms.  Not only does it provide support and services, the organization  offers paid training.  Bright Endeavors returns profits from the sale of of these beautiful  candles to support their outreach  to moms and their children.

To me,  supporting  Bright … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Marcia of Beauty Info Zone is  doing  double duty.  She is both  hosting Fashion Flash and launching  our Valentine’s Day giveaway.  This  hearts and flowers  holiday started off for  lovers, but  has evolved into a way to show a  little love to  the people  in our lives.  This week Fashion Flash bloggers  are giving away more than $800 worth of jewelry, fragrances and beauty tools to show our readers and susubscribers how  much we value  their time and loyalty.

For example, Cindy of Prime Beauty  will be giving away  not one but two pairs of Peace and Love  white tourmaline  and silver chandelier earrings from  Nancy Davis.  This remarkable  designer  started  a unique research foundation to fight  MS.  Over the past twenty years  she has raised more than … Continue Reading…

Our Valentine’s Day Giveaway for You!

Valentine's Day GiveawayNo-Nonsense Beauty Blog is a founding member of Fashion Flash,  collective of  lifestyle  blogs for women over 40. Covering beauty, fashion, fitness, and travel  we get more than 3,000,000 views a year.  We are so grateful for the support and continual  interest of  our subscribers and followers, year six of our bloggers are  holding  Valentine’s Day   giveways  to show our fans a  little love.  Marcia of Beauty Info Zone will  lead off on February 6 with a generous gift certificate from Sephora; On Feb  7, Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table  will post a pink crystal  heart necklace from famed  designer Nancy Davis; On February 8  the Fashion Flash Valentines Day giveaway campaign kicks into high gear with Cindy  on Prime Beauty.  She will … Continue Reading…