Makeovers & Tips

14 Living-Room and Dining-Room Makeovers

See how Real Simple readers’ rooms went from drab to fab.

6 Amazing Room Makeovers

These decorating projects were stopped in their tracks...until Real Simple stepped in and turned a space from incomplete to incomparable.

6 Glam Mod Hair and Makeup Looks You Can Pull Off

With the help of our how-tos, ’60s-inspired beauty styles are easy to create.

3 Life-Changing Room Makeovers

Moved by reader stories of cluttered spaces causing family fights, Real Simple extends the olive branch—tackling an overrun basement, an overstuffed closet, and a chaotic teen’s room. And proving once and for all that in the right surroundings, everyone really can get along.

10 Simple Rules for Flattering Your Figure

Smart fashion advice that will never go out of style. 

7 Gorgeous New Year’s Eve Looks

Try these gorgeous ideas for a bold, sophisticated look at your New Year's Eve celebration.

How to Fill in Eyebrows

Whether you over-plucked or you weren’t blessed with Brooke Shields-like brows, these simple steps will take your arches from scrawny to sculpted. FYI: Spending just a few minutes on your brows will frame your face and even shave a few years off your look.

16 Before-and-After Room Makeovers

Learn how Real Simple transformed readers’ kitchens, bathrooms, and more.

How to Do a Natural No-Makeup Look    

Expert tips for fresh, flawless makeup that looks, well, like you’re not wearing makeup.

3 Hair Rules Real Simple's Beauty Director Never Breaks

And more smart tips from our resident beauty expert.