5 sunless tanning tutorials for a safe summer tan

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If you want a natural, smooth-looking tan this summer, but don't want to subject your skin to the sun's harmful UV rays, this collection of sunless tanning tutorials is for you! They are filled with tips on how to apply sunless tanner properly as well as the best products on the market, and tutorial 5 has a great trick for ensuring your sunless tan doesn't turn orange.

If you want a natural, smooth-looking tan this summer, but don’t want to subject your skin to the sun’s harmful UV rays, this collection of sunless tanning tutorials is for you! They are filled with tips on how to apply sunless tanner properly as well as the best products on the market, and tutorial 5 has a great trick for ensuring your sunless tan doesn’t turn orange.

If you want a natural, smooth-looking tan this summer, but don't want to subject your skin to the sun's harmful UV rays, this collection of sunless tanning tutorials is for you! They are filled with tips on how to apply sunless tanner properly as well as the best products on the market, and tutorial 5 has a great trick for ensuring your sunless tan doesn't turn orange.

Good luck and please let me know in the comments section below if you have any other sunless tanning tips and tricks – my pasty white legs will thank you!

1. My Sunless Tanning Routine by Jaclyn Hill

If you want to learn how to apply tanner evenly for a natural-looking tan, this tutorial is loaded with great tips and tricks. My biggest takeaways were to prep my skin properly, use body butter to avoid blotchiness, apply tanner with a mitt like the St. Tropez Applicator Mitt, and blend with a brush like the Morphe M442 Buffer Brush.

2. My Fake Tanning Routine! by Lauren Curtis

Lauren shares the same tips as Jaclyn, but I wanted to include this tutorial as she includes a product recommendation that doesn’t smell terrible or fade off in splotches (assuming you take care of your fake tan properly). It’s called the St. Tropez Self Tan Dark Bronzing Mousse, and while it’s expensive, Lauren convinced me it’s worth it!

3. Top 5 Sunless Tanners by Jaclyn Hill

This is a great review of different sunless tanners. I love how honest Jaclyn is, and that she includes a range of products for different looks (dark tan, light tan, long-lasting tan, etc.).

4. Self Tanning At Home! How They Work + My Tips & Tricks!! by Cassandra Bankson, DiamondsAndHeels14

If you’re looking for a collection of great tips and tricks for a gorgeous, natural, sunless tan, this tutorial is for you!

5. The Best Makeup Secret You Ever Did Hear! by Wayne Goss

If you want to learn how to make your fake tan look less orange, check out this trick from my favorite makeup artist, Wayne Goss!

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Gwen
Gwen
Gwen is a 40-something freelance writer and social media consultant who has an unhealthy love for makeup, hair, and fashion. She lives with her husband and 8-year-old daughter in Toronto, Canada and hopes to move to a warmer climate someday. Preferably tomorrow.