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Size 4.22 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 1529775
COLOR: Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$54.00

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

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 [ 2 more colors ]
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$29.00

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.
Size 6.76 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2252617
COLOR: Dark [ 2 more colors ]
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$29.00

What it is: A water-based self-tanning mousse with color-correcting technology to even skin tone for a natural-looking, hydrated glow.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Formulation: Lightweight Mousse

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut Oil: Hydrates and smooths skin.
-Chia Seed Oil: One of nature’s richest vegetarian sources of omega 3 fatty acids; proven to significantly improve skin hydration and maintain skin barrier function.
- Avocado Oil: High in vitamins A and C; a fast-absorbing skin conditioning agent.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free. It comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Packed with natural tanning actives like avocado, chia seed, and coconut oils, Glow Clear delivers a hydrated, natural-looking, bronzed tan with no streaks, smells, or orange tones. The tinted self-tanning mousse with color-correcting actives features either a peach (light), green (medium), or violet (dark) base, while the clear, vegan, water-to-foam formula dries quickly and doesn’t transfer.

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 5 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1302629
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$18.00

Best spray tan!...Dries fast too!...Cannot stress enough....It's OK for the price, it gives you a quick fix before a party or wearing a dress and having a spray tan in your legs, but I can never seam to get it of my hands after applying.
What it is:
A tinted bronzing mist for fast, easy application.

What it is formulated to do:
This mist gives you a gorgeous, natural-looking tan effect without streaking—year-round and without exposure to harmful UV rays. Its light tint bronzes the skin instantly, showing you exactly where you have applied it.

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

What else you need to know:
This product is enriched with glycerin to moisturize the skin and is tested under dermatological control. It is not tested on animals.
ITEM 1795327
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$39.00

Looks beautiful....Great Self Tanner...Super easy to apply!...working in small areas at a time.I waited till the product that goes on greenish turned to a golden glow it develops (about 1 hour) then it is a nice golden glow.
What it is:
A skin care-infused version of tarte’s bestselling self-tanner with a custom application mitt.

What it is formulated to do:
Fake a just-back-from-vacation bronze with this updated, skin-loving version of tarte’s best-selling Brazilliance™ self-tanner. Infused with a powerful boost of natural exfoliators and moisturizers, it will give you a natural-looking, deep-toned tan in as little as four hours plus skin that feels sexy, smooth, and hydrated. The tinted bronze gel and new custom application mitt guarantee an even, streak-free tan, and the proprietary PUREshield™ scent-control technology ensures you’ll only see—not smell—your new glow. A skinvigorating™ new blend of squalane, aloe, and citric acid to help condition and promote surface exfoliation, prepping skin for each application so your lasting sunless tan fades gradually, evenly, naturally, and flawlessly over time.

This set contains:
- 5.5oz/ 162.6 mL Brazilliance Plus+ Self-Tanner
- Application mitt

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is hypoallergenic, vegan, and dermatologist tested.

Research results:
In a consumer use study, upon application:
- 97% of participants reported no tell-tale after scent
- 94% of participants saw a visible improvement in skin’s moisture
- 100% of participants said they had a seamless, natural-looking tan after 4 hours
- 94% of participants saw a visible improvement in skin texture after 2 weeks of use
Size 6.7 oz/ 198 mL · ITEM 1714583
COLOR: Light [ 1 more colors ]
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$25.00

great idea...So easy, no smell, or streaking....I like the mouse much better....But it did a great job and gets tanner each time you use it.
What it is:
An innovative self-tan lotion used in the shower to deliver a natural-looking, buildable glow.

What it is formulated to do:
The most convenient way to tan—simply apply in shower and rinse in just three minutes. Great for all skin tones and types, it delivers a natural-looking, bronze glow and extreme moisture without streaking or transferring onto clothing. It is made with a 100 percent natural DHA and infused with sweet almond oil to nourish the skin for a smooth, soft, hydrated finish. Use daily to gradually build an intense tan.

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

What else you need to know:
For best results, use for three or more consecutive days. If you are looking to achieve a deeper tan, it’s important to not skip a day between applications since the color builds after each use. For an even darker glow, leave the lotion on your skin for up to five minutes before washing off. Apply generously as you can never over apply.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.
Size 6.7 oz/ 198 mL · ITEM 1808674
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$44.00

safe sun glow...I love this tanner!...All-Time Favorite Tanning Product...This gives a very beautiful tan I'm a 2Y06 in color IQ which is somewhat pale, and it leaves me about a 4Y06.
What it is:
A lightweight mousse that tailors to your individual skin tone for the deepest, longest-lasting tan in one application.

What it is formulated to do:
For the deepest tan yet, this lightweight mousse tailors to your individual skin tone and gives the 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 delivers a natural-looking glow to all skin tones and types.
Size 4.4 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1076793
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$48.00

Great Tanner...Best Self Tanner I have Tried!...This Luxurious Tanning Cream is the BEST!...Not only does Clarins make the best body cream but as a self tanner it is extremely rich, does not come off you clothes and does not have than unpleasant ordor.
What it is:
A silky, lightly scented self tanner for the body that is infused with pure cocoa extracts.

What it is formulated to do:
Feel and look your very best in any weather and treat yourself to the mouth-watering mix of a perfectly even tan and delightfully scented skin. This delicate lotion combines a natural-looking tan with lasting radiance, while the caramel color helps provide mistake-proof application that ensures even results. It moisturizes as it glides effortlessly across the skin, thanks to nourishing properties that provide numerous skin benefits to help maintain the skin's youthfulness while you indulge.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 1635564
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$44.00

The smell is fine too....The colour comes out so nice....Glides on smooth and with no streaking....It's a great self tanner for lazy people that don't always plan ahead.
What it is:
A lightweight mousse that allows you to choose your tan, from a light glow to a deep dark tan.

What it is formulated to do:
Control the depth of your tan with St. Tropez’s most advanced formula yet for a natural, healthy-looking tan that lasts for days. Wait just one hour before showering for a light sunkissed glow, two hours for a medium golden tan, or leave on for up to three hours for a deeper, darker bronze, to suit your skin tone. 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.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner and Allure Breakthrough winner.
ITEM 1795335
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$39.00

Amazing body bronzer....awesome first self tanner...a little goes a long way and lasts for a couple of days.
What it is:
A matte, waterproof body bronzer paired with a perfect, easy-to-use application mitt.

What it is formulated to do:
Get an instant tan and sexier skin on demand with this skin-perfecting body bronzer. It imparts a full-coverage, no-wait bronze in a universal matte shade for a sleek, slim, sexier-looking bod in just one mess-free application. Powered by a unique blurring technology, the creamy whipped formula fades across skin to help smooth and contour, while masking the look of pesky imperfections like cellulite and varicose veins. The hydrating, hypoallergenic cream is infused with skin-loving moisturizers and antioxidants that help firm and brighten skin even after you wash it off. The included mitt guarantees a goof-proof application every time with no streaking or transferring.

This set contains:
- 4.7 oz/ 139 mL Better Bod Bronze & Contour
- Application mitt

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is waterproof, hypoallergenic, vegan, and dermatologist tested.
Size 4.2 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 1151802
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$28.50

I have fair skin and it works wonders for me!...I have fair skin and it gives me a nice tanned look without looking severe....I chose the "light/medium" shade as I figured that would look most natural on my aforementioned INCREDIBLY fair skin....I really love the self sun body tinted lotion because it makes your skin look naturally a little tanner and gives you an almost radiant glow!
What it is:
A tinted body lotion that provides instant color—without the sun.

What it is formulated to do:
This product creates the effect of a golden tan. Quite simply, it shows where it goes—developing in just a few hours with no surprises. The effect is smooth, natural-looking, sun-kissed color.

What else you need to know:
This oil-free product is non-acnegenic, dermatologist tested, and ideal for all skin types
Size 6.7 oz/ 198 mL · ITEM 1808708
COLOR: Medium/Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$25.00

The smell was nice to!...Great for beginnings, subtle glow...I use this lotion once a week and it gives my skin the perfect tan color with no streaks.
What it is:
A newly formulated, ultra-hydrating body lotion that gradually builds to create a classic, healthy-looking tan to suit all skin tones.

What it is formulated to do:
For a natural, sunkissed glow, this newly formulated body lotion is ultra-hydrating and creates a healthy-looking tan to suit all skin tones. It’s streak-free, easy to apply, quick-drying, and non-sticky. Plus, it 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
Size 2 oz/ 60 mL · ITEM 51078
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$19.00

Great color....Brown & golden on the face, and no streaks or anything weird....Mixing with moisturizer made it less dark, but very very clearly orange....Just be careful not to use too much of it guys and it will look natural and give you a healthy glow without the sparkle or glitter.
What it is:
An easy-to-apply, oil-free formula for a suntanned appearance.

What it is formulated to do:
This transparent, oil-free formula goes on smoothly with a non-streak finish, creating a suntanned appearance. Great for all skin types, it removes easily with soap and water.
Size 6.7 oz · ITEM 1808682
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$44.00

Great tan...My favorite self-tanner!...It really does give me a nice dark but natural-looking tan.
What it is:
A lightweight lotion that tailors to your individual skin tone for a deep, natural-looking tan, with added moisture for a long-lasting tan and even fade.

What it is formulated to do:
For a deeper, natural-looking tan, this lightweight lotion tailors to your individual skin tone, with added hydration benefits. 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. It delivers the deepest, darkest tan for all skin tones.
Size 3.38 oz/ 100 mL · ITEM 1704113
COLOR: Medium/Dark [ 1 more colors ]
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$18.00

It smells amazing and it blends really easily....goes on so easy and you do not need any gloves, it washes right off your hands with a little soap....I gave up tanning a couple years back and started spray tanning for special events and I recently had an out of town wedding and didn't have time for a spray tan.
What it is:
A no-commitment, easy-to-apply bronzing lotion for a radiant sunkissed glow that easily washes off with soap and water.

What it is formulated to do:
Get the signature St.Tropez tan in a flash with One Night Only Wash Off Face & Body Lotion. This innovative and easy-to-use tanning essential delivers a natural-looking, streak-free golden tan that lasts for up to 24 hours—or until you decide to wash it off. Containing RAINMAC technology with silicon coated pigments, it ensures color will not streak or run even when wet. The advanced formula does not transfer onto clothes or sheets, but can be easily removed with just soap and water. Skin is left smooth, hydrated, and perfectly luminous.

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

What else you need to know:
A choice of two shades ensures a perfect finish to suit all skin tones: light/medium for St. Tropez classic golden glow or medium/dark for the ultimate deep bronze.
Size 4 oz · ITEM 1808633
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$32.00

Smells AMAZING...Almost all self tanners have a funky smell but this one smells so good.
What it is:
A lightweight, classic lotion that tailors to your individual skin tone, with added moisturization for a long-lasting tan and even fade.

What it is formulated to do:
For the most iconic, natural, and healthy-looking tan, this lightweight lotion tailors to your individual skin tone while hydrating for a long-lasting, streak-free tan. The quick-drying, non-sticky formula is easy to apply and 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 hydrate the skin for up to 24 hours.