Can Laser Treatments Give You Perfect Skin?

Lasers aren’t just for Jedi knights anymore. Dermatologists are wielding their beams to vanquish everything from lines to tattoos. Could a laser solve your skin woes?

How to Treat Adult Acne and Wrinkles

It seems like some cruel karmic joke: You’re old enough for anti-aging products, but you’ve got the spotty blemishes of a teen. Here’s how to help doubly stressed skin stay centered.

Real Simple Readers’ Hall of Fame Beauty Products

We asked our Facebook readers: If there were a Beauty Products Hall of Fame, what would you nominate for inclusion? More than 270 readers responded. Here is a selection of their top picks.

6 Signs You’re Stressing Too Much

When you’re pushed to the max, things can get ugly (literally). Here’s some face-saving relief.

6 Great Anti-Wrinkle Creams, Serums, and More

Whatever your anti-aging concerns are, these smoothers do everything from gently warding off wrinkles to full-on battling with them.

How to Stay Cool in Sweltering Summer Heat

Whether you’re off to a wedding or a walk in the park, here’s how to look and feel your best when the heat is on.

Buy the Right Products for Your Skin Type

One tricky thing about shopping for skin-care products is working out which ones suit you. Is your skin sensitive? Oily or dry? And when does it become “mature”? If you find that two or more points in any one of the categories below describe you, try products labeled for that skin type.

The Best Sunscreens

Looking for a powerful protector that feels and smells great, too? These nine will have you totally covered.

What Is Stem-Cell Face Cream?

The latest high-tech skin-care ingredients, stem cells could be miracle workers—or mad science.

Top Skin-Care Products to Try

Especially in winter, when it can get dry and irritated, give skin a boost with these smart products.

6 Great Skin-Care Starter Sets

When you want to try a product line, a sample kit allows you to thoroughly test it on your skin without having to shell out for full-price items. These six are the best we’ve seen.

Fall’s Best New Beauty Products

Special fall edition: the season’s latest and greatest innovations in hair, skin, and makeup.