Hair

The Messy Braid That's Actually Super Stylish

The tightly woven version you wore when you were little is a pain to re-create. Today’s mussed-up interpretation looks cooler—and you won’t need your mom to help you.

You've Never Seen Hair Tutorials Like This

Dads try their hands at doing their daughters' hair and it's pretty much the sweetest thing we've ever seen.

6 Beauty Tricks to Get You Through Winter

Chapped lips, hat hair, and pasty skin got you down? Harsh winter elements (thanks, Jonas) can take a toll on your looks and make you feel not so hot. Here, 6 easy hacks for conquering the most dreaded winter woes.

10 Hair Hacks Everyone Should Know

Must-know tricks for styling your strands. 

5 Inspiring Women Who’ve Nailed Their Personal Style

For some women, developing a signature style comes as naturally as breathing. For (many, many) others, just hearing the term makes them hyperventilate. Real Simple asked five effortlessly stylish women—chic, individual, opinionated, and wearing their own clothes—just how they do it.

How 7 Women Found the Hair That Works for Them

Hair...it's complicated. But these seven women finally found their own styles—on their own terms. 

The New Shampoo You Should Know About

Don't worry, we were in the dark about it too. 

How to Find Your Perfect Brow Shape

“Contrary to popular belief, there isn’t a right brow shape for your face shape,” says Zoey Van Jones, owner of her namesake brow studio in Pasadena, CA. Simply put, the goal is to get the best brow you can with the brow that you’ve got. Here, helpful hints on making the most of your pair.

Yes, You Can Still Wear a Hair Tie Around Your Wrist

News reports say a woman contracted a serious infection from the habit—but one expert says not to be alarmed.

The Hair-Care Step You Should Never Skip

The one thing will make a world of difference.