Makeovers & Tips

How to Make Your Perfume Last Longer

After years of sniffing fragrances, you finally find your dream scent (yesss). Now, here’s how to make it last all day.

Suit Your Makeup to Your Mood

Four ways makeup can (easily, subtly) transform your look.

4 Affordable, Effective Skin-Care Routines

Whatever your skin type, you can create a regimen with quality items at modest prices.

How to Do a Natural No-Makeup Look    

Expert tips for fresh, flawless makeup that looks, well, like you’re not wearing makeup.

Can You Shrink Your Pores?

Being a micromanager isn’t all bad. Show your pores who’s boss and score smoother, more radiant skin.

How to Fill in Eyebrows

Whether you over-plucked or you weren’t blessed with Brooke Shields-like brows, these simple steps will take your arches from scrawny to sculpted. FYI: Spending just a few minutes on your brows will frame your face and even shave a few years off your look.

How to Remove Gel Polish at Home Without Destroying Your Nails

Have a love-hate relationship with gel nail polish? The pros: The polish is super shiny and lasts for weeks—there's no annoying chips regardless of how many dishes you do. The cons: The dreaded removal process takes time and can seriously wreck your nails. We asked celebrity nail expert, Tracylee (@luxebytracylee), for her advice on taking off gel polish at home.

10 Simple Rules for Flattering Your Figure

Smart fashion advice that will never go out of style. 

6 Glam Mod Hair and Makeup Looks You Can Pull Off

With the help of our how-tos, ’60s-inspired beauty styles are easy to create.

14 Living-Room and Dining-Room Makeovers

See how Real Simple readers’ rooms went from drab to fab.