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ITEM 1298314
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$6.50

It's OK...love it...They are great for the price!...a must for smooth and flawless self tanner application - I use 2 -one on each hand for a smooth even application of self tanner - works great with foam and lotion tanners.
What it is:
A soft, washable mitt for applying self-tanning products.

What it does:
This mitt ensures an even, streak-free application of St. Tropez Mousse and Spray products and protects the palms from staining.

What else you need to know:
Made from: 88% Polyester, 5% Nylon, and 7% Polyurethane.
Size 4.22 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 1529775
COLOR: Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$54.00

in love...So good...Gave four stars for price....In the morning there is that self tanner smell but it is very faint, I shower and then use a moisturizer and I do not smell the self tanner throughout the day which is a major plus.
What it is:
A fast and easy-to-apply, long-lasting, odorless self-tan mousse for a natural-looking, streak-free tan.

What it is formulated to do:
pHenomenal mousse leaves skin beautifully tanned, amazingly nourished, and healthy-looking for up to two to three weeks. The fast-absorbing mousse formula gives instant natural bronzing and develops to a deep, natural-looking tan. pHenO2 technology encourages a tan that lasts up to four times longer than regular tans with a patch-free, perfect fade while certified organic botanicals and moisture locking technology give 72-hour hydration. Odour Remove™ technology ensures no smell whatsoever. Regardless of your natural skin tone, choose Fair for a subtle glow, Medium for a golden bronze, and Dark for a deep tan.

What else you need to know:
This product includes organic extracts and natural ingredients which are accredited by the Soil Association. It does not contain triclosan, GMOs, fragrance, or alchohol. For longest lasting tan, apply three times over 12 to 24 hours, showering with water only before each application.

Research results:
After just 2 applications:
- 80% agree pHenomenal tan lasts 15 days or longer
- 100% agree that skin was silky soft after using pHenomenal
- 100% agree that they were comfortable enough to go straight out after applying pHenomenal
- 100% agree pHenomenal tan is quick and easy to apply
- 90% agree pHenomenal tan faded like a natural tan

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When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid.

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 4.4 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 75663
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$40.00

love it...not bad...Well Worth The Price!...I like this self tanner for a few reasons: Color shows within hours Natural color Stays on for about 2-3 days before needing to reapply You can put it on your face without the risk of breakouts I do wish the smell was better, but it's not horrible.
What it is:
A self-tanning gel to bring out healthy color in the skin.

What it is formulated to do:
This lightweight and non-oily gel promotes a natural, golden tan for face and body without sun exposure. It's instantly absorbed, so there's no need to wait before dressing, with results in just two hours. Clarins Self Tanning Instant Gel is ideal for those who wish to maintain a year-round tanned appearance.
Size 4.3 oz/ 127 mL · ITEM 1695675
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$39.00

In LOVE...Love it...And it's so worth the price....By far the best thing about this tanner for me is the fact that I'ven't had a problem with it rubbing off on my clothes or sheets - for someone diagnosed with hyperhidrosis this is a pretty big deal - I've tried plenty of tanning products and this is definitely one of the better, if not best, products I've tried in terms of non-transferability as well as overall quality!!
What it is:
A quick-absorbing, super hydrating self-tanning body oil infused with 100 percent pure argan oil, coconut water, and aloe.

If you want to know more…
Drench your skin in liquid gold with Josie's ultra-hydrating self-tanning oil. 100 percent pure argan oil nourishes skin while natural DHA safely builds a natural-looking bronzed glow that lasts. Caramel-colored tracker gives skin an instant hint of warmth and develops into a medium tan after four to eight hours. Hydrating coconut water and soothing aloe juice nourish, smooth, and revitalize skin while the subtle, natural scent awakens the senses for skin that looks, feels, and smells like paradise. Each bottle comes with a plush mitt to ensure streak-free, blissful application.

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, GMO-free, synthetic-fragrance-free, and formaldehyde-free.

Research results:
In a consumer study:
- 100% of women said the product dried quickly
- 100% of women said the product did not leave an unnatural, orange color
- 98% of women said their skin feels moisturized, nourished, and hydrated
- 98% of women said the product creates a healthy, natural-looking glow
- 93% of women said the product improved the look of skin texture
- 93% of women said their skin felt hydrated after 24 hours
- 88% agree the product was not streaky
- 88% agree the product left no after-scent

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid.

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 6.76 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2078368
COLOR: Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$29.00

Not bad...Love it!...The price is reasonable....This did have a self tanner smell for a couple days afterward like all self tanners do but it was definitely the least smelly.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A tinted self-tanning mousse with color-correcting actives and either a peach (light), green (medium), or violet (dark) base for a natural-looking, bronzed glow with no streaks, smells, or orange tones.

Solutions for:
- Uneven skin tone
- Dryness
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
The Isle of Paradise has combined a color corrective approach with their tanning know-how to bring you your best glow ever—whether that’s for the beach or brunch. Organic tanning actives combine with avocado, chia seed, and coconut oils for a happy, hydrated glow.

The peach mousse is formulated with Oxy Glow™ complex, which is clinically proven to brighten your skin, the green mousse is formulated with Super Balance™ complex to reduce redness, calm the skin, and improve your karma, and the violet mousse is formulated with Hyper Violet™ complex to reduce orange/sallow tones and raise your tanning game.

What else you need to know:
What else you need to know:
Isle of Paradise’s products are made with color-correcting technologies to help even out skin tone for the most real looking, natural tan ever. This product is cruelty-free, 100 percent vegan, organic, and made using certified organic ingredients, actives at low pH levels, non-sensitizing ingredients, hypoallergenic ingredients, and pure oils. It does not contain mineral oils, petrolatum, gluten, GMO, or toxins.

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid. 

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without: 
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
ITEM 1325216
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$38.00

not bad...Love it...I use 2 towlettes a week so it is cost effective and even with my super dry skin it feels soft and moisterized all day....The reason I am giving it 4 stars instead of 5 is that they work so well that I have to put self tanner on my arms or there would be a big difference.
What it is:
An exfoliating self-tanner with antiaging properties and vitamin D.

What it is formulated to do:
Alpha Beta® Glow Pads provide a radiant, sunkissed glow year-round, without exposure to the sun's harmful UVA/UVB rays. Active vitamin D gives the face believable, natural-looking color and enhances the benefits of other vitamins and antioxidants found in the formula. Microencapsulated DHA and soy proteins deliver odorless, streak-free color to prevent fading through surface exfoliation while alpha- and beta-hydroxy acids penetrate the skin to exfoliate, tighten pores, eliminate blackheads, and help fade existing sunspots for an even glow.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is gentle enough for all skin types, vegan, and cruelty-free.
Size 4 oz/ 118 mL · ITEM 1809516
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$32.00

In love...SO GOOD...HIGHLY recommended and SO worth the price....Even though it fades so bad I continue to repurchase this product because I love the color and can't find one that looks better if I need a tan for a certain outfit or event
What it is:
A lightweight, easy-to-apply classic mousse that dries quickly with no self tan smell and an even fade.

What it is formulated to do:
For an iconic, natural, and healthy-looking tan, this newly formulated, lightweight classic mousse tailors to your individual skin tone, for that longest-lasting tan in one application. It’s streak-free, easy to apply, quick-drying, non-sticky with no transfer, and ultra-hydrating. Plus, it has no self tan smell, yet features a new mood-boosting fragrance.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product contains a 100 percent natural DHA and is clinically proven to moisturize for up to 24 hours.
Size 4.2 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 827824
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$40.00

Love it...not bad...Worth the price....its a pretty good product the only thing is that it took a while for the tan to actually show had to reapply the product three days in the row however when the tan showed up it was very natural looking not orange at all and to my surprize there were absolutely no steaks and even though I only used it on my face and did not apply it on my neck it didnt look like I was wearing a mask A+ for that!
What it is:
A refreshing, lightweight milky self-tanning lotion.

What it is formulated to do:
This refreshing, lightweight milk-lotion provides an easy, fast way to develop a natural-looking, bronzed effect for the face and décolleté.

What else you need to know:
This product is allergy tested and non comedogenic.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 1924596
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$54.00

so good...Love it...This is well worth the price!...Highly recommend to anyone looking for a self tanner that is specifically designed for your face and not just bronzer that will come off when you get wet.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
An easy-to-use, eco-certified cosmos organic sunless tan face serum that offers a potent blend of argan oil, vitamin C, hyaluronic acid, and plant stem cell cultures for smooth, glowing skin.

Solutions for:
- Uneven skin tone
- Dryness
- Loss of firming and elasticity

If you want to know more…
Enjoy a natural-looking radiance year-round with this daily use, 70 percent organic Sunless Tan Anti-Aging Face Serum. An antioxidant-rich blend of argan oil, vitamin C, hyaluronic acid, and plant stem cell cultures leaves skin feeling smooth, hydrated, and glowing. The streak-free and transfer-free gradual tan lasts up to three days and is great for use alone or added to your everyday face moisturizer for buildable luminance. It’s infused with a natural pina-coco scent to cover the telltale self-tan aroma.

What else you need to know:
This product is eco-certified cosmos organic, non-GMO, vegan, cruelty-free, and formulated without perfume, retinyl palmitate, and synthetic colorants.

Research results:
In an independent consumer testing panel of 82 women:
- 98% agree it does not have the typical self-tanner smell
- 97% agree it dries quickly and doesn't leave a greasy or sticky residue
- 95% agree it creates an even and natural-looking tan
- 95% agree it felt organic, healthy, and natural
- 95% agree it has anti-aging benefits
- 95% agree it has a pleasant smell

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid. 

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without: 
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
ITEM 1940063
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$39.00

love it...the best...Absolutely beautiful and worth the price....Usually I get a headache from the perfumes they put in self tanners and it makes it a chore to wear all day, but this one was great and had no smell!
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A self-tanning mousse for an immediate, natural-looking dark bronze that develops into an ultra-deep tan in as little as two hours.

If you want to know more…
Perfect for all skin tones, this self-tanner foams into lightweight, fuss-free mousse for your deepest, darkest tan. The easy-to-use formula brings the best of tarte’s iconic self-tanners and body bronzers together for a healthy-looking tan on demand with a deep bronze indicator to see the color go on seamlessly. Blend it out using the mess-free mitt and wait two hours for your darkest tan to develop—then, you can shower away and the color stays put. PUREshield™ scent control technology ensures there’s no unpleasant self-tanner smell, as the oil-free formula feeds your skin with conditioners, antioxidants, and replenishing fatty acids.

This set contains:
- 5 oz/ 150 mL Glow with the Faux Foaming Self-Tanner
- Mitt

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, hypoallergenic, dermatologist tested, and free of oil, fragrance, and alcohol.
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 1600170
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$32.00

in love...it's OK...For the price it's not worth it....After the test spot on my leg I'm thinking it could work for the body too...I find the self tanners a little too dark on my arms usually.
What it is:
A skin booster to be mixed with your day and night cream for a radiant, sunkissed glow.

What it is formulated to do:
Three drops to sunkissed skin. This is the first ever self-tanning innovation from the Clarins laboratories. From sunkissed to sun-drenched, simply mix with your regular day or night cream to gradually develop natural-looking, beautifully bronzed skin. Golden Glow Booster's 99.8 percent natural formula combines natural DHA and erythrulose with aloe vera extract to help preserve skin's softness while giving your complexion a healthy-looking glow.

What else you need to know:
Golden Glow Booster must be mixed with moisturizer—never use straight from the bottle. Do not add formula to moisturizer container.

Research results:
In a satisfaction test on 61 women after 10 days of use:
- 83% reported a natural-looking glow
- 90% reported an even glow
- 86% reported a streak-free glow
Size 1.01 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2012334
COLOR: Medium/Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$49.00

not bad...NO JOKE...It should be for the price....These drops give me a WONDERFUL, natural tan glow, without leaving a sticky residue, streaks, or a self tan smell.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A tanning concentrate that transforms any moisturizer, serum, or face oil into a custom self tanner.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Uneven skin tone

If you want to know more…
This cruelty- and toxin-free concentrate transforms your favourite moisturizer, serum, or face oil into a bespoke self tanner. Triple Tan Technology combines a blend of organic tanning actives, which work with your skin tone to deliver a radiant, natural-looking tan. Raspberry seed oil, aloe vera and vitamin E support softer-looking, nourished skin for a streak-free finish.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.
Size 5 x 0.045 oz/ 1.33 mL · ITEM 1812643
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$10.00

luv luv...LOVE IT...Bottom line: decent price, easy, decent result....After that wore off I missed my tan and went through my sisters self tanning supplies, she loves self tan and only buys the best stuff so I wanted to try them out.
What it is:
A set of bronzing, self-tanning towelettes.

What it does:
All the benefits of tarte’s Brazilliance™ self-tanner are packed into these convenient, single-use towelettes. Ideal for use on the face and neck, these towelettes are infused with nourishing, antioxidant-rich ingredients that hydrate and brighten the skin while delivering a natural-looking, sunless tan.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
Powered by tarte’s proprietary PUREshield™ scent-controlled technology, each towelette imparts a refreshing, spa-like application experience, allowing for a convenient, seamless, and streak-free glow. This product is vegan.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2059038
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$42.00

Love it....New fav!...So basically felt like I was putting over priced nice smelling water on...Overall a great product, although it wasn't deep enough for my liking in the summer months, I know it's going to be a great one for the fall/winter months.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A lightweight, clear, water-foam formula with a tropical scent, infused with 100 percent naturally-derived and vegan-friendly tanning agents that refresh and revive your skin—with no need to rinse off.

Solutions for:
- Uneven skin tone
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
Achieve a natural-looking golden tan that lasts for days with just one application with the tropically-scented, no-rinse Purity Bronzing Water Mousse. The hydrating formula creates a transparent and wearable tan that can be applied day or night, and develops into a natural looking, streak-free golden tan over four to eight hours. Apply with an applicator mitt for best results and moisturize daily to lock in for longer.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is cruelty-free and noncomedogenic.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1798073
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$29.00

Worth It...love it!...great product for the price...I love that I can stick to my one foundation and add this to it for a glow when I go to festivals or even a night out.
What it is:
A oil-free gel that revives the look of skin and creates a warm, healthy-looking glow.

What it does:
Sun-Kissed Face Gelee Complexion Multitasker’s lightweight gel formula delivers an allover, natural-looking radiance. It creates a beautiful glow when worn alone and is also perfect for blending with moisturizer or foundation to brighten the face with a natural-looking finish. Lightweight and foolproof, its convenient packaging makes on-the-go application easy.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
This product is allergy- and ophthalmologist-tested and is ideal for all skin types and skintones. It is free of oil, fragrance, formaidehyde, formaidehyde resin, toluene, DBP (dibutyl phthlate), and camphor.
ITEM 1189547
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$48.00

Not bad...The best...Especially for the price....I think it may take a little longer for the tan to show up and there is a bit of the self tanner smell and stickiness, BUT there were NO streaks!!
What it is:
A packette of self-tanning towelettes for face and body that delivers a quick and even application with no streaking.

What it is formulated to do:
These hydrating towelettes are fully saturated in a self-tanning formula to produce a uniform, natural-looking glow on the skin within two to four hours—with just one easy application. For a deeper tan and to maintain your glow, use another towelette and reapply as needed.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 6.7 oz · ITEM 1799022
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$30.00

love it...love it!...Idc about the price as long as it works and this WORKS!!...It's a bit oily for my liking and kind of hard to wash of your hands but I'm excited to see how it looks in a day or two after a couple more applications.
What it is:
An ultra-hydrating body lotion that gradually builds to create a healthy-looking, sunkissed glow while giving an instant touch of bronze.

What it is formulated to do:
For a beautiful, bronze glow that illuminates the skin, this ultra-hydrating body lotion is streak-free, easy to apply, and quick-drying. It delivers instant skin-perfecting coverage to blur imperfections and has no self tan smell, yet features a new mood-boosting fragrance. Reapply daily, or as desired, to build your depth of tan.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product contains a 100 percent natural DHA and is clinically proven to hydrate the skin for up to 48 hours. It can be used daily to build your desired glow.