Hair

5 Holiday Hairstyles for Every Hair Type

These are easy enough to do on yourself.

The Ultimate Guide to Caring for Fine Hair

Different folks need different strokes: A customized guide for women with fine hair. 

5 Inspiring Women Who’ve Nailed Their Personal Style

For some women, developing a signature style comes as naturally as breathing. For (many, many) others, just hearing the term makes them hyperventilate. Real Simple asked five effortlessly stylish women—chic, individual, opinionated, and wearing their own clothes—just how they do it.

How to Create a Rope Braid Updo (It’s Easier Than You Think)

Prepping for the holidays is hard. From school parties to family gatherings, the last thing on your mind is your hair, which is why this updo is the perfect solution for looking pulled together fast without much effort. No time to wash? No problem—this style works great on dirty hair and even helps conceal oily roots.

How to Curl Your Hair With a Flat Iron

Here, how to master those laidback beachy waves by using your flatiron—and without spending a ton of time in front of the mirror.

How to Make an Easy and Elegant Low Bun

Using only three products (hairspray, an elastic, and bobby pins) you probably already have in your bathroom, follow these easy steps so you can whip up a simple, yet super-sophisticated updo in under five minutes.

This Is the Most Universally Flattering Hair Color

Hair color trends come and go every season, but if you’re looking for a foolproof hue, keep reading.

How to Create a Braided Top Knot

Tired of throwing your hair into a typical top knot when you want it out of your face? Switch it up with this braided, half-up version that’s polished enough for the office but fun enough for a night out. Good news: It works on one- or two-day-old hair, plus it’s easier to do than it sounds and looks.

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.