Half-Up Hairdos

6 Office-Ready Hairstyles You Can Do in 10 Minutes or Less

Whether you’re a veteran in the art of fishtail braiding or can barely twist a bun, these fast and simple tutorials will get you out the door on time for your morning meeting.

7 Clever Ways to Transform Your Hair With Just Bobby Pins

Long the unsung hero of hairstyling, the bobby pin has gone from functional to fabulous. These easy looks will be your new "manestays."

6 Holiday Hairstyles That Are Downright Stunning—And Deceptively Easy

It's not difficult to come up with an elegant, party-ready look. Here, celebrity stylist Mark Townsend simplifies this season's prettiest styles.

How to Simplify Wedding Planning

Take our survey and share your ideas for planning a stress-free celebration.

How to Do the Side-Swept With a Twist Updo

Twists of hair in the back of the head cleverly secure this pretty upgrade of the plain-Jane pony, created for Real Simple by The Small Things blogger Kate Bryan.

3 Elegant and Easy Bridal Hairstyles

One less thing to stress about before the big day: how to do your hair. These simple styles were created—and modeled!—exclusively for Real Simple by Kate Bryan, the woman behind the popular Small Things Blog.