Makeup

We Tried Blue Lipstick—So You Don’t Have To

Of course the blue lipstick trend looks good on edited Pinterest pictures but could you really pull it off in real life? We sat Real Simple editors in front of a table of blue lipstick and asked them to take the look for a test spin as we captured their thoughts on camera.

11 Important Habits That Keep Your Eyes Healthy 

Want to keep 
your eyes in great shape for 
years to come? These everyday habits will help you see a clear future.

A Newbie’s Guide to Eyelash Extensions

They’re so good, you might give up mascara forever.

Here’s Why You’re Addicted to Your Lip Balm

There’s a reason you continually reapply your chapstick (it’s not all in your head). We asked a dermatologist how to find one thats the balm-dot-com.

How to Apply Lip Liner Like a Pro

This subtle way to enhance your lips is easier than you think. 

6 Drugstore Product Picks From a Celebrity Makeup Artist

The best beauty products in the drugstore, handpicked by celebrity makeup artist Monika Blunder.

Beauty on a Budget

The one-stop beauty shopping guide for products tested—and loved—by readers and Real Simple editors alike.

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.