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THE WOODLANDS, TX (June 5, 2015) – There is an epidemic of mindset that a “woman of a certain age” is no longer marketable or stylish. Noted spokeswoman and “style catalyst” Anne Reizer, author of the book “Beautiful Encore: Makeovers for Mature Women,” is a strong opponent to this view. Reizer was recently interviewed by host Lou Garino on Business Newsmakers Radio 1110 KTEK-AM, a Wall St. Journal Radio Network, Bloomberg Radio Station in Houston. Read More
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‘Beautiful Encore’ author inspires mature, true beauty
“Beautiful Encore,” a book on beauty geared toward women ages 55 and up, was recently published on Jan. 20, by author Anne Reizer.
A resident of The Woodlands, this is Reizer’s first book, and was two years in the making.
“It’s been fun; I’m very proud of it,” said Reizer.
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"This book is full of wonderful examples of beautiful and accomplished older women. Age-appropriate health and beauty advice is accented with super photography."
"This is a great book! It shows different styles worn by fashionable women, many who are in their sixties. The women's make-up, outfits, and overall appearances are really beautiful. Throughout the book, we read about the different models and their interesting stories. The book has a good mix of text and pictures, and the author also discusses health and fitness."
"Beautiful Encore reads very much like a book of affirmations for the mature woman: you're beautiful and you matter. Through a series of makeovers of women of various ethnicities and ages ranging from 50 to 80, the book wants women to embrace the later years of life with confidence and joy.
The book is broken down by a series of makeovers bookended with short articles by experts ranging from exercise, refreshing wardrobe, facial rejuvenation, hearing loss, skin care, eating, and more. Each of the makeovers feature different women from all walks of life - prestigious to humble. We get a bio of each woman, the makeover photos (makeup/hair/wardrobe) and their thoughts of life at that age.
The photography is well done though the makeovers do tend to be very similar; often shorter hair with a side part and a colorful new outfit. The makeovers do look good, though, and it is obvious from the women that they have enjoyed the process.
The author points out that this is not a how-to book; rather, it's to empower mature women to reinvest in themselves physically and emotionally. I found the blurb articles to be fairly short - so the reinvestment is going to have to come from the reader and not from any steps in the book. But perhaps that is for the best since it allows each woman to maintain/retain their unique personality. But it may leave them confused where to start - and difficult to dig out of the current mold they are in.
Beautiful Encore is a nicely presented, if perhaps somewhat shallow, exploration of the mature woman. With a colorful but clean layout, large type face, and full page photos, it is certainly a lovely book to contemplate on an afternoon. Reviewed from an advanced reader copy provided by the publisher."
"A great resource for any woman entering her golden years that wants a fresh start! I've always been a sucker for makeovers. I LOVE the idea that anyone, anywhere can reinvent themselves at any time and this book is chock full of beautiful women aged 60+ who are rocking new styles. It not only covers fashion, hair and makeup, but discusses exercise, cosmetic procedures and more."
"Sometimes, later in life, we just need a boost to help restore our confidence and for an I MATTER reminder. This is exactly what Anne Reizer's new book, Beautiful Encore: Makeovers for Mature Women, does."