Face

The Right Way to Apply Your Beauty Products

Whether you’re a two-product minimalist or a 10-product maximalist, the order in which you apply things makes a difference. Here’s the scoop.

The Best Self Tanners for Your Face

From wipes to boosters, these cover all the bases.

The Best Makeup for Hot Weather

Makeup meltdown will be a thing of the past, thanks to these six standouts.

The Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own

Why waste time browsing the aisles when our beauty editors have done the legwork for you? Over Real Simple's 15 years, thousands of cosmetics have come through our doors—these 23 stand the test of time. Each product—from shampoo to lipstick—has been crowned road-test winner at least once. 

7 Best Foundations for Hot Weather

With these bases, you can achieve complexion perfection all summer long.

How to Clean Your Makeup Brush Like a Pro

A dirty makeup brush isn’t just gross—it’s bad for your health, too.

9 Best Drugstore Foundations

These bargain buys are proof you don’t have to spend a lot of money to ace your base.

4 New Ways to Get Glowing Skin

If getting a well-rested glow naturally (the good ol’ eight-hours trick) isn’t cutting it, give one of these new facial treatments a try to fake a radiant complexion.