Beauty

10 Nail Polish Colors Pros Swear By

Experts—celebrity manicurists and nail artists—share their favorite hues. Keep these ideas in mind the next time you’re at the salon, or DIY-ing at home.

Bath & Body Works Is Bringing Back Your Favorite Old-School Scents 

Eight fan favorites are being revived for a limited time.

7 Awesome Beauty Products You Can Buy at Target

If you've only shopped at Target for home items and groceries, you're missing out. The aisles are filled with effective beauty products (spanning from recognizable drugstore brands to niche items) at affordable prices. Here, seven standouts, hand-picked by Real Simple's beauty director.   

How to Master the Perfect Cat-Eye, With Help From Adele’s Makeup Artist

The ultimate video tutorial for fans of the singer’s dramatic look.

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.

This Tool Can Help You Find the Right Fragrance

Now you can find your perfect scent without leaving the couch.

6 Beauty Essentials Every Makeup Bag Should Have

These double-duty upgrades will lighten your load and brighten your look.

Do You Bash Yourself on Social Media?

A new tool may help you end this self-destructive habit.

How to Create Daytime Smokey Eyes

Natural enough for day (and great for the office or brunch), this eye makeup looks polished and is surprisingly easy to pull off—you only need one eyeshadow!

6 Best-Scented Candles

Make your home even more inviting with the addition of pretty, perfumed candles.