Products Recommended by Silver Sisters for Silver Sisters
As promised in my recent “Celebrate Your Gray” gift guide, here is a guide for ladies who are embracing their gray hair and want to add a little “oomph” to their appearance with the best gray hair care products,
skincare products, and cosmetics. And my favorite part? These are all products that are recommended by your fellow silver sisters on Instagram!
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Hair Care Products
Do you “plop” your hair? I just tried this recently for the first time and I was pretty happy with the results!
First, I shampooed my hair with my favorite clarifying shampoo, and then I used the BTWCo’s awesome leave-in conditioner. I wrapped my hair up in an old T-shirt and let it air dry while I completed my morning routine. My hair came out curly and NOT frizzy – a miracle!
But it was hard to keep the t-shirt in place and I got a little frustrated. Next time, I’m going to try using this microfiber hair turban recommended to me by fellow Instagrammer @youngandgray29:
How about a nice silk pillowcase?
Silk pillowcases protect you from bed-head and are Curly-Girl friendly! They also are supposed to lessen your chance of getting wrinkles. (Why didn’t I know about this when I was young and had perfect skin?)
@amazingrayz recommends Joico Color Butter in Titanium. It’s a color-depositing conditioner and can help reduce brassiness. Apply it to your dyed ends and leave it on for 20 minutes (not the 5 that they recommend).
Skin Care Products
Do you like masks? I recently started using City Beauty’s Line-Smoothing HydroMask. Scared the heck out of my younger son when he saw me wearing it, but it was worth it! My skin tends to be dry, and this gave it a nice boost in the hydration department. Use the code KATIEGOESPLATINUM to get a 30% discount from 12/30/18 through 1/2/19, and 10% off outside of those dates.
@amberbjones recommends statement earrings. Red is a great color for silver vixens, so something like these could really complement your hair:
@redefininggray suggests big white gold or silver hoops to complement your natural tinsel:
For eyeshadow, Joanna suggests the Urban Decay Naked Palette, and I second that recommendation! It’s a beautiful collection of neutral shades that look especially nice if you are wearing bright lipstick.
As we get older, our lips get thinner (I didn’t know
Anyway, I recently started using City Lips Plumping Lip Glosses to give my lips more volume. My favorite is the clear one: I put it on, wait about 3 minutes, and then apply my regular lipstick. It keeps the lipstick from feathering and adds a nice, glossy touch.
Supposedly, if you use it every day for 30 days, it reduces lines and wrinkles around your lips (I simply cannot remember to do it every day, but if I ever do get more organized, I’ll let you know!) I added my favorite colors below (Pink Nude, Red Velvet, and Clear). Click here to see all the City Lips colors
Remember to use the code KATIEGOESPLATINUM to get a 30% discount from 12/30/18 through 1/2/19, and 10% off outside of those dates.
If you are transitioning to gray hair, you should really document your journey. It’s so fun to see how your hair changed over time, and (if you don’t mind sharing on social media) it’s also super-helpful for other women to see your progress!
Included below are ring lights, a phone tripod, a microphone (if you are recording
Thank you again to all my silver sisters who sent in their product suggestions via Instagram! Do you have a suggestion? Let me know below!
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