10 Amazing No-Streak Self Tanners
Get a convincing glow with these tanners
Self-tanners are a tricky product to master. Finding the best one for your skin tone and the right formulation for your application method is key because otherwise you might end up resembling an orange Oompa Loompa. And nobody wants to see that in the mirror.
Spring has arrived, and summer is just around the corner, so it's time to peel off those winter layers and show off some skin.
Self tanners work their magic through dihydroxyacetone. It is a colorless sugar that chemically reacts with the epidermis to darken the skin. As the epidermis naturally exfoliates and skin cells flake away over time, the “tan” fades and you're back to where you started. Remember, self-tanners do not always contain sunscreen, so check the label before you go out in the sun after applying a new product.
When you're ready to get your savage tan on, safely, try one of our favorite self tanners.
This skincare-infused version of Tarte’s best-selling self-tanner now comes with a custom application mitt. The blend of skin-friendly ingredients, such as aloe, are wonderous, and the lack of a strong scent makes it ideal to put on before you go out for the day. No one will even guess that you're getting more tan as the day goes on.
The plain, white non-descript packaging hides a beauty secret - one of the best self tanners on the market. Skin Authority's self tanner creates a deep, natural-looking tan. It includes vitamins C and E to nourish and moisturize skin.
This all over body butter contains a self tanner and natural firming ingredients to boot. So you'll look tan and firmer in no time.
We love the entire Comodynes sunless tanning product line, but our very favorite are the self-tanning towelettes. They're portable, paraben-free and allergen-free. Apply, and in just three hours, you'll have a natural-looking tan.
Packed with slimming, smoothing and anti-aging ingredients, Svelta is your secret weapon for gorgeous healthy skin with a glowing faux tan.
This lotion gives a beautiful instant tan as well as developing in three hours into a deep more olive-toned self-tan.
This is consistently one of the best self-tanning products on the market, year after year. Sure, it costs a little more at $38 a tube, but it's worth it to look your best.
This is just like Jergens Wet Skin Moisturizer, except it will gradually build natural-looking color each day. Use in place of your daily body moisturizer and subtle color will gradually appear. Once ideal color is reached, use every other day to maintain.
This innovative, discreet formula creates a natural- and healthy-looking tan. The lightweight, easy-to-apply lotion applies clear on your skin and develops over four to eight hours while hydrating skin.