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Best Fake Tans on the Market
The following is an extract from a chapter on self-tan products from Beauty Scoop: The indispensable guide to the best beauty products on the market by Julia Carling and Kate ShaplandRead it whole (go to source)
The mission: to find you the most effective and user-friendly self-tans on the market. The criteria: our testers judged the self-tanners they tried on their ability to give skin the most realistic fake tan, the speed which the colour developed and the smell - whether it was bearable or telltale (important, because most of our testers said they thought self-tans still smelt awful). They also judged self-tans and wash-off tints on their ability to moisturise skin, ease of application, and lifespan.
L'OrĂ©al Sublime Bronze Self Tanning Gel ÂŁ9.99 for 150ml
Annalise (25) said this was 'one of the best self tans', and although Bridget (38) wasn't convinced by the smell, she felt it 'lasted better than any other I have tried, and I really loved the way it made my skin feel so soft'. As well as smell, lasting qualities were really important to our testers. Lily (41) commented: 'I used this on my arms first of all and it lasted for at least five days before looking a bit tired - even then only I noticed this. It faded gradually rather than in ...
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Submitted: 04th of September 2007, 5:43