Skincare

The Best Face Sunscreens

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

Sunscreen Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Considering the fact that 40 to 50 percent of Americans who live to age 65 will get skin cancer at least once, it's always a good time for a (proverbial) skin check. Dermatologists sound off on the most common SPF missteps.

7 Manicure Mistakes You Might Be Making

Experts share their nail don’ts so you can get a professional looking (and long-lasting) manicure at home.

6 Eye Creams That Solve Your Most Annoying Skin Concerns

Your eyes can tell a lot about you: just how little sleep you’re clocking and even your age. Since the thin skin around your eyes is one of the first places to age, applying eye cream is important. But they're not all created equal. Using one that’s targeted to solving your problem—puffiness, dark circles, dryness—is key. New York City dermatologist Whitney Bowe explains how to find your dream cream.

The Best Skincare Products for Babies

When it comes to caring for your baby’s skin, hair, and nails, the options can be overwhelming. Here, six standouts that are safe enough for baby, but work so well, you just might start using them, too.

6 Relaxing Bath Products to Try This Weekend

Alone time is hard to come by. When you do get those precious moments, treat yourself to a pampering bath filled with these editor-recommended finds. Ready, set, unwind.

6 Things You Need To Know About Essential Oils

Essential oils have been used for centuries for aromatherapy, fragrance, and skincare purposes. But they’re making a resurgence thanks to their simplistic, customizable qualities. Interested in trying them? New York-based holistic healer and aromatherapist, Hope Gillerman (her book, Essential Oils Every Day, comes out May 31), shares her top six dos and don’ts.

The Best Skin Care Products at the Drugstore

The best beauty products in the aisles, handpicked by Ellen Marmur, a dermatological surgeon in New York City and an associate clinical professor in both the department of dermatology and the department of genetics and genomic research at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

6 Natural Beauty Brands That Actually Work

Equal parts efficacious and earth-friendly, these natural brands deliver beauty benefits (smooth skin, shiny hair, and luscious lashes) using ingredients you can actually pronounce (and don’t have to stress over).

Best Spring Nail Polish Colors

Bust out of your winter rut with one of these fresh new nail shades.

Acne Treatments That Really Work

Still plagued with breakouts? Beauty editors trust these six pimple-shrinking picks to clear skin, stat.