Why You Should Use Conditioner Before Shampoo

Fine-haired women, rejoice. By making this (simple!) hair-washing tweak today, you'll be one step closer to soft, bouncy, shiny, smooth, and static-free hair tomorrow.

Do You Bash Yourself on Social Media?

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

3 Hair Rules Real Simple’s Beauty Director Never Breaks

And more smart tips from our resident beauty expert.

The Best Items From the Vera Bradley Sale

The best way to kick off the weekend? Shopping, of course. The deal is sweetened when you’re shopping a sale. From luggage to umbrellas to jewelry, Vera Bradley will have you head over heels (and so ready for spring!). The best part? From now until March 26th at 11:59 PM, everything is 25 percent off—even the newest items. The discount is automatically applied at the checkout, so there's no need for a promo code. Here, our favorites—from sophisticated patterns to sleek solids.



The Best Retinoid Products—and Why You Should Use Them

Anti-aging ingredients come and go, but retinoids have been major players for decades.

7 Wardrobe Staples for Full-Figured Women

What should be in every plus-size woman’s closet? Start with these essential building blocks.