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How Long Does Moisturizer Stay Good?

Real Simple answers your questions.

10 Ways to Be Happier

How happy are you―really? If there’s room for improvement, try one of these suggestions.

How Do I Get Rid of Static?

Real Simple answers your questions.
 

The Best Red Lip Color

It's a year-round classic and a holiday-look staple. Here, the six best ways to go bold.

8 Best Breads and Rolls

Serving the big meal without any warm bread would be crumby indeed. These eight supermarket loaves and buns* can hold their own at Thanksgiving or any big feast—and sandwich serious leftovers.

11 Best Crackers

Polly wanna cracker? These 11 tasty winners (out of 277 tested!) will make you sing.

The Best Granola

When it's crunch time in the morning or snack time at your desk, it's nice to have some granola squirreled away. Real Simple staffers sampled 187(!) varieties to find the best.

The Best Face Moisturizers for Every Skin Type

They hydrate, smooth, and prime. 
No wonder even skin-care skeptics reach for lotion—if nothing else. From more than 100 tested, these 
eight creams rose to the top.

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.