Mascara

17 Crazy-Easy Beauty Looks

Quick pro makeup tricks involve little effort but pay off in big “wow!” results.

The Best Glitter Eye Makeup

Anyone can get away with wearing glitter on New Year’s Eve. This year, put a twinkle in your eye with one (or all) of these sparkly stunners.

The Best Mascaras

Fringe benefits of the right mascara? Longer, fuller, flirtier lashes. Here are six picks—chosen from more than 70 tested—that batted way above average.

Classic Mascara Favorites

Real Simple readers and staffers reveal their favorite tried-and-true mascaras.
 

The 6 Best Mascaras of All Time

It helps you look awake (even when you’re not), and makes you feel instantly prettier. Whether your lashes are stumpy, straight, or super light, there’s a magic wand to help you achieve your dream fringe.

A Newbie's Guide to Eyelash Extensions

They're so good, you might give up mascara forever.

What You Don't Know About Mascara

The surprising history behind one of your favorite beauty products. 

3 Dramatic Eye Makeup Ideas

Whether you prefer pretty and natural or something bolder (different strokes for different folks, as they say), these simple tools and tips will transform your lashes—and your entire look—in a blink.    

Back-to-Basics Beauty Tips and Tricks

How to heal dry skin, ace eyeliner application, curl stick-straight hair, and master other beauty skills—each in three simple steps.    

How to Use Beauty Products in the Correct Order

The proper sequence matters for the best results with hair and beauty products.