Hands & Feet

Sally Hansen and Crayola Just Collaborated on the Most Adorable Nail Polish Line

Now you can take coloring inside the lines to the next level.

The Prettiest Manicure and Pedicure Combos for Summer

After a long winter, it’s finally time for your feet to come out of hiding. Treat yourself to a mani/pedi—and this time skip the hemming and hawing in front of that wall of colors. We’ve come up with five great starting points, and loads of directions they can go in. Choose your own (color) adventure.​

Our Editors’ All-Time Favorite Nail Polish Colors

Essie has officially dubbed June 1st as National Nail Polish Day. So, to celebrate, Real Simple staffers share their go-to nail polish colors and formulas. 

How to Create a Marble Manicure

While some nail art can look childish or overdone, marbleized nails look sophisticated and are surprisingly simple to DIY.

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.

7 Manicure Mistakes You Might Be Making

Experts share their nail don’ts so you can get a professional looking (and long-lasting) manicure at home.

5 Hand Sanitizers We Love

Even though warm weather is ahead, the daily germs we come in contact with are not going anywhere. That's why having a good hand sanitizer with you at all times is always a good idea. Here are some we don’t mind rubbing on again and again.

5 Drugstore Product Picks Nail Experts Can’t Live Without

The best beauty products in the drugstore aisles handpicked by New York City nail artist Jin Soon Choi.

New Beauty Gadgets Worth Trying

Tempted by the latest tools? We took three out for a spin—and asked experts to do the same— to find out whether they’re worth the hype.

8 Fixes for Younger Looking Hands

Need a rejuvenation plan for hardworking hands? We’ve got eight secrets to make yours smoother and younger-looking. (Wave if that makes you happy!)