Makeovers

8 Ways to Instantly Look Better When You're Sick

We all need a little pick-me-up every once in a while.

How to Pull Off Bangs

A guide to trying out (and growing out) one of this fall's trendiest hairstyles. 

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.

9 Craft Room Makeover Ideas

The work space/craft room of Pennsylvania newlywed Jess Mauras (shown here with husband Joe) was a pile of stress and ribbons, devoid of inspiration—and, for that matter, shelving. Real Simple transformed it into three tidy zones that foster calm and creativity.

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.