As the end of summer quickly approaches and we start to get a little more excited for fall weather there are still some parts of summer we are not willing to let go of… our tans! You do not need to say goodbye to the tan you worked on all summer just because the temperature is starting to cool off. With these tips and tricks your skin will look like summer all year round!
- Exfoliate: Exfoliating buffs off dead skin to create a smooth clear canvas to apply self tanner. Without exfoliating tanner can go on blotchy and wear off faster.
- Moisturize: Applying lotions after exfoliating but before tanning allows skin to soak up moisture it has been missing. Applying tanner to moisturized skin helps prevent blotchyness and gives an even seamless coverage of tan on the skin.
- Find the tanner that works for you! This can require some trial and error but hear are our favorite tanners and techniques to help you narrow it down!
– Jergens Wet Skin Moisturizer- is an easy way to get an even tan right after the shower! you simply apply it to wet skin and pat dry. It will not leave residue on you towels or stain your clothes. Its a gradual tanner that give you a beautiful glowing tan after just a few uses- St. Tropez Gradual In Shower Tanner- This is tanner is quick way to build a gradual tan in the shower. You simply lather your skin, stand out of the water for 3-5 minutes to let skin absorb the tan than rinse it off. You will see beautiful results after a few uses.Loving Tan Bronzing Mouse- Loving tan is a crowd favorite and is super simple to use. Simply pump the mouse onto the Loving Tan Tanning Mit and blend into clean skin. The mit makes blending out the self tanner so easy, leaving you with a beautiful even tan that will last up to ten day!Be patient- Give your tan enough time to dry and be careful not to create streaks by not blending the tan into skin thoroughly enough. If the tan is not completely dry it could smear and make the tan look uneven.Keep on glowing Beauties long after summer has come and gone!
Keep that beautiful bronzed tan you worked so hard on all summer all year round!