What is the best sunless tanner?

michelle_phxazSeptember 15, 2010

I am looking for a tanner for my face, neck, arms and legs. What product/s are the most natural looking? I was a good girl and stayed out of the sun this summer, but I am pasty now and want to have a bit more color.

Thanks!

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sylviatexas1

looks like nobody knows!

Maybe you can use a darker make-up?

    Bookmark   December 3, 2010 at 2:46PM
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michelle_phxaz

I was wondering how long people would let this stay up! Thanks Sylvia, but I want color on my arms and legs as well. I have tried the spray tan at the salons, AWFUL experiences and my skin broke out into excema bumps because of it. Here in Phoenix I wear shorts and tees all year round.

I bought a couple bottles of the sunless tanners from Walmart, they just stink so bad that I can't get past that smell, so I guess long sleeves and slightly darker makeup it is!

    Bookmark   December 4, 2010 at 5:27AM
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lunamoon

Have you tried one of the self-tanning lotions? I used L'Oreal Sublime over the summer and liked the results. I'm pale and don't tan and found the color to be realistic. I find the lotions more forgiving if you miss a spot than the sprays since the color builds gradually. I have the worst time getting even color with the sprays. I agree that some of them smell pretty funky so I always sniff before buying if I can.

    Bookmark   December 8, 2010 at 9:44AM
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michelle_phxaz

Thanks Lunamoon, yes, as I said in the post just above yours I have tried a few from Walmart.

    Bookmark   December 9, 2010 at 5:10AM
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blueheron

I searched this site for posts about self-tanners because I wanted some suggestions. I have used Jergens self tanner and it works, but it causes age spots to appear...sigh..

Are there any that don't do that?

    Bookmark   July 2, 2012 at 5:52PM
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sameboat

The smell of those tanners makes me nauseas! I am very fair and don't tan well. My legs are white throughout the summer and I would love to find one that works well without that gawd-awful smell. Anyone?

    Bookmark   July 19, 2012 at 10:54PM
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oliveoyl3

Melaleuca sells toilettes that are pleasant smelling and easy to use for a natural look. Find someone who uses Melaleuca products & they'll lend or sell you some.

    Bookmark   July 23, 2012 at 11:11PM
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