The Big Sunscreen Mistake You Might Be Making

A new study finds that only 40 percent of the most popular, well-regarded sunscreens meet American Academy of Dermatology criteria.

The Best Face Sunscreens

Real Simple tested nearly every formula under the sun. Here are six shining examples.

10 Skincare Myths You Shouldn't Believe

Rumor has it that chocolate causes acne and Botox prevents wrinkles. But is any of it factually accurate? Doctors weigh in—no sugarcoating allowed.

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.

12 Great New Skin-Care Products to Try

Got sensitive skin? Hate using sunscreen? Can’t seem to get your self-tanner right? We’ve got solutions for you.

How to Look Like You Were on the Beach

Look, smell, and feel like you’ve just stepped off the beach—even if you haven’t.

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.

Summer Beauty Tips and Secrets

Forget sun-parched skin or hair, humidity frizz, and other summer woes. Get your glow on and breeze through summer beautifully.

8 Standout Sunscreens

With sophisticated textures and surprisingly pleasant scents, you’ll actually want to slather on—and even reapply—these new and improved sunscreens.