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Over fifty: sex and love

lifestyle Not Only twenty

Every day, in my work, it happens I talk with women over40  even of very personal and intimate issues: one of these concerns sexual desire. Even in menopausal women, the desire for sex and love is very often present in their thoughts. For this reason I decided to write this article on a subject dear to many of us. Although many people think that at …

Love in the time of internet

lifestyle Not Only Twenty

The journalist Monica Porter  turns 60 in July 2012 and, having closed a relationship that lasted for 13 years, she realizes with disappointment that she was probably destined to live a life without sensuality, complicity and sex, without love. A few weeks after her birthday, having spent a night of sex with a 26-year-old man known at a friend’s party, Monica realizes that she is still …

Year-end evaluation: my exciting 2017

Fashion blog Not Only Twenty

We have now reached the end of 2017 and it’s time for budgets. What started out shyly three years ago is becoming very important for me: I refer to my blog. Your constant and ever-increasing presence has given me the incentive to continue and improve. 2017 has been a very important year, Not Only Twenty has redone its look from a graphic and content point …

Eating disorders and mature women

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If we talk about anorexia the stereotype that comes to mind is that of young women, cute teenagers, who start to suffer from this eating disorders for multiple reasons, it is difficult to make this association with mature women aged 40, 50 and even beyond . The phenomenon of mature anorexic women is growing so much that they have reached 3 percent (from the research …

Granny escorts

Over fifty news Not Only Twenty

We had already talked about the beauty and sensuality of women over 50 and about love after 50, where sexuality was not divorced from feeling. The idea that at a certain age sex matters only if there is feeling has been subverted by mature escorts. The phenomenon of grandmothers escorting paid sex seems widespread, especially in Great Britain. Women who have more than fifty years old …

Fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh on show in Turin

La fotografia di moda Not Only Twenty

Peter Lindbergh, the famous German models photographer, will be exhibiting with 220 works at the Venaria Reale in Turin until 4 February 2018, the title of the exhibition is “Peter Lindbergh – A different vision on fashion photography“. Lindbergh has revolutionized the way of photographing fashion by highlighting women (models) and not clothes. The photos of Lindbergh are without retouching, he prefers to photograph models as …

Lingerie models over 50

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Looking at the advertising campaigns of most lingerie brands, it seems that lingerie is for the exclusive use of young and tonic women. Is this the mirror of reality? I don’t believe that advertising faithfully represents what happens in real life because even we overfifty women wear lingerie and not just for hygienic reasons, we too want to like and enjoy ourselves without giving up …

Gucci: Cruise 2018 collection

style Not Only Twenty

Alessandro Michele (the revolutionary Gucci stylist) never ceases to amaze: for the Cruise 2018 collection campaign , in his beloved and beautiful Rome, he has chosen non-contradictory characters of different ages and activities, but especially “true” people and friends. From writer Barbara Alberti to Chinese restaurant owner Sonia Hang, to actor Alessandro Borghi to actresses Miriam Leone and Chiara Mastroianni, all with common denominator of eccentricity. …

Hats, what a passion!

fashion at 50 Not Only Twenty

Although there are a lot of accessories I like, some are really a passion. One of these is the hat! I love hats of all the shades, colors and materials, and I must confess that cannot resist tempting to try them when I step inside shops selling this type of accessory. It is very unlikely that I can get out of a hat shop, even …

At New York MoMa fashion is on scene

fashion and style over fifty Not Only Twenty

The expected “Items: is fashion modern?” event is being exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) in New York from 1 October to 28 January 2018. The peculiarity of the 111 items (dresses and accessories) on exhibit is that it’s not about designer dresses, but it is what’s being worn every day, fashionable items that have become part of the daily life. Items that …

The beauty of aging women

stile e fascino over fifty Not Only twenty

The October issue of Vogue Italia magazine is titled The timeless issue, entirely dedicated to âgèe women. Those who follow me know it already, because I’ve been talking about Fb these days, but it’s such an important event that I wanted to dedicate a blog post. The protagonist of the cover and fashion service is the beautiful actress  Lauren Hutton, who at the age of 73 …