Moisturizers

The Best Moisturizers for Every Skin Type

Lucky for us, we live in a world with endless options—but that luxury can also have its downside. Like when you’re roaming the skincare aisle at the store, for example. Here, some of the best options for different skin types to help make your selection a little easier.

3 Tricks For Smoothing Rough Elbows and Knees

Having a thick skin is usually a good thing—unless it's on your elbows and knees. Between the minimal oil glands and the constant friction caused by bending and leaning, these often scaly spots can become—and stay—soft only with some TLC from you. Here, three tactics.

6 Dry Skin Remedies

Half a dozen skin solutions that take you from dull and dehydrated to soft and dewy.

6 Great Unisex Products You Might Just Fight Over

While we may borrow from the boys to get dressed (button-downs, cardigans), guys often borrow from us girls to get groomed. Luckily, these six products are made to share. 

6 Beauty Products With the New “It” Ingredient

Surprise! Charcoal is a clear winner for absorbing oil and debris from pores on your face and body.

The Best Beauty Products of All Time

Behold the lotions, potions, and fragrances that, according to 300 experts, have transcended time and claimed their spots in the pantheon of beauty greats. Why? Because they are wonderful—and they work.

The Best Products for Combination Skin

Listen up, fickle-complexioned friends. If you often find that this lotion is too rich or that cleanser is too drying, we’ve found five picks that are just right.

6 Good Face Oil Picks for Dry Winter Skin

Come winter, think layers: not just for clothes but for your skin, too. When temperatures drop, using face oil as a base can keep wind-ravaged skin from chapping.

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 Rich Moisturizing Investments for Dry Skin and Hair

When the weather turns harsher, you may find that your skin and hair need extra helpings of TLC. Reach for these.

6 Smart Beauty Problem Solvers

No more dull hair, bleeding lipstick, or shiny complexions with these beauty fixers.

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.