The shimmer bronzers are a new generation of self-tanning products that can give you a golden glow. The best part is that they're easy to use. Here are some great options for shimmer bronzers available today.
Color: Caramel Cutie & Sinamon - neutral tone for tan to deep skin / cinnamon bronze
Just the best combination. Love the shimmer in the bronzer. Bought them in Laredo Sephora...The stick is more of a dark highlighter/eye shadow, you can't really use it to contour due to the shimmers.
What it is: A must-have set of on-the-fly bronzing essentials, featuring a mini Sun Stalk’r Instant Warmth Bronzer and a mini Match Stix Shimmer Skinstick.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Get an instant, sun-soaked glow on the fly with these travel-size bronze essentials. Warm up your glow with Sun Stalk’r bronzer in Shady Biz (medium) or Caramel Cutie (tan to deep). Add a little shimmer with Match Stick Shimmer Skinstick in Sinamon.
Excellent Bronzer...Because it doesn’t have shimmer it will not become muddy. I have many bronzers and this is by far my favorite!...Awesome bronzers....I have both of these bronzers now (01 shimmer and 02 matte) and I love them both.
What it is: A silky, comfortable, buildable bronzer featuring a mix of plant-derived butters to nourish and soften skin, giving a luminous lit-from-within glow.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban.
What Else You Need to Know: With specialized pigments, this luxe formula adheres with second-skin-like radiance. Cocoa seed butter softens and comforts, mango seed butter moisturizes with anti-aging properties, and cupuaçu butter from the Amazon is a nourishing emollient that provides skin with a protective, hydrating layer.
The MINI version is NOT matte, has shimmer...If you don't like shimmer, beware. I am so disappointed. ...Has a slight shimmer too which I love.
What it is: A bestselling vegan, waterproof bronzer with a multidimensional finish to help you fake a back-from-the-beach glow.
- Amazonian Clay: Nature’s most perfect ingredient for better, longer, truer wear.
- Mineral Pigments: Soothe and soften skin.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This universally flattering shade can be used to add warmth, sculpt, or give your complexion an all-over glow. The pigmented, Amazonian clay-infused formula is ultra-blendable, never patchy (even after hours of wear), and leaves skin hydrated, balanced, and radiant.
Size: 0.42 oz/ 12 g·ITEM: 2354025
Color: Drawn In - light-medium tan
Also love there’s no shimmer and easy to blend and not drying. ...Natural bronzer...My favorite bronzer! I love that there’s no shimmer to it and gives a very natural look
What it is: A clean, talc-free, super creamy bronzing powder that gives you a "just got back from the beach" look.
Highlighted Ingredients:- Jojoba Seed Oil: A noncomedogenic oil that hydrates and nourishes.
- Silica Beads: A natural powder that creates a soft focus filter with a silky slip.
- Matte Mica: A smooth mineral without the shimmer.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: Sunkissed with a silky-soft touch, this supremely blendable powder is finely milled with pearl pigments for a luminous finishand a natural warmth that you can dial up in intensity for a stronger contour.
Size: 0.28 oz / 8g·ITEM: 2434082
Color: Coup de soleil - true matte Terra-Cotta
At first I was not sure about this bronzer, for the price it did not do much than other bronzers for half of the price. ...perfect bronzer...Absolutely the perfect matte bronzer. For fair skin with a golden undertone, the bronzer is the perfect shade.
What it is: A clean, velvety-matte bronzer that leaves skin looking healthy, natural, and authentically bronzed.
Formulation: Pressed Powder
- Cupuacu Butter: Helps boost hydration.
- Cocoa Seed Butter: Nourishes and helps lock in moisture.
- Mango Seed Butter: Helps restore and preserve skin’s moisture barrier.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Beauty Butter Powder Bronzer is designed to deliver a just-in-from-the-beach kiss of color.
Color: Superfine Shimmer - natural bronze shade with superfine pearlescent pigments
I absolutely LOVE this bronzer. I usually tend to use matte bronzers only but the slight shimmer in this is absolutely STUNNING!! ...I love the shimmer. It is not a smooth glow like some bronzers (ex the tarte park princess bronzer, and the loreal lumi bronzer), the shimmer in it is like the dandelion highlighter.
What it is: A powder bronzer that combines Hoola’s cult-favorite natural bronze shade with super-fine satin shimmer for a radiant sheen that looks lit-from-within.
What Else You Need to Know: Hoola Glow is the newest member of Benefit’s iconic bronzer family. This a limited-edition, Sephora-exclusive shimmer powder bronzer. Like the original, Hoola Glow features a finely milled, silky-smooth formula that blends seamlessly to give skin instant depth and dimension.
Size: 0.29 oz/ 8.3 g·ITEM: 2495455
Color: Sand - golden bronze with neutral undertones and a dewy finish
Best cream bronzer I’ve tried & great color!...It has zero shimmer which I love & doesn’t feel like makeup. ...I have recently become obsessed with cream bronzers and this one is by far my favorite at the moment.
What it is: A cream bronzer that has a dewy, velvety finish for a buildable glow and can be used to create definition or as a base.
- DEFENSIL: Conditions.
- Acticire MB: Softens skin.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This ultra-versatile, cream-based formula has been tested on all skin types and tones. The warm undertones will give you a natural sun-kissed look. Cream Bronzer moisturizes the skin and removes excess oil.
Size: 0.21 oz/ 6 g·ITEM: 2501021
Color: 8 - deep bronze
I really like this bronzer. It doesn’t give a red/pink undertone like a lot of other bronzers. ...I don’t like orangey bronzers but this is a good mix of in between cool and warm tone.
What it is: A longwear bronzer for a sunny year-round glow with lightweight, blendable pigments that enhance the skin with natural-looking color and a fresh finish.
Size: 0.29 oz/ 8.5 g·ITEM: 2502474
Color: Sungaze/ Tan Lines - rich cocoa/ shimmering golden peach
Love the bronzer but never use the highlight as it is kind of chucks shimmer…...Bronzer is FANTASTIC, highlighter is not...Would I buy again just for the bronzer? Maybe. But only if I can’t find another cream bronzer that works for me.
What it is: A multiuse creamy bronzer and highlighter duo with plant-derived squalane and rosehip oil that moisturizes and nourishes skin while providing a healthy glow.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This duo stick has a radiant bronzer on one side and a shimmering highlighter on the other to give skin a warm, natural glow.
Size: 0.35 oz/ 10g·ITEM: 2510261
Color: 00 - light cool
Natural looking bronzer...Another reviewer says there’s glitter/shimmer but I don’t see that at all on application & am pretty sure that’s just an overspray....Does have shimmer...I really wanted to love this bronzer. But it has some shimmer in it that shows on my 52 year old skin texture.
What it is: A healthy glow bronzer that blends a unique harmony of blush, bronzer, and highlight tones, offered in six versatile shades to reveal a radiant glow.
Formulation: Pressed Powder
What Else You Need to Know: This bronzing powder was formulated with 96 percent naturally derived ingredients* while maintaining a silky, light, easy-to-blend texture. It is enriched with hydrating ingredients for a long-lasting, comfortable finish.
*Based on ISO 16128 standard, the remaining four percent contribute to product integrity and sensoriality.