When you have fair skin, achieving a natural tan isn’t always easy (did someone say sunburn?). Luckily, though, the world of self tanners now includes a range of easy-to-use mousses, gels and mists that create a healthy, natural-looking glow with no tell-tale signs. Keep reading for our top picks of the best self tanners for pale skin.
The best self tanners for pale skin
- St.Tropez Bronzing Mousse
- St.Tropez Purity Bronzing Water Gel
- St.Tropez Purity Vitamins Bronzing Water Body Mist
- St.Tropez Gradual Tan Body Lotion
- St.Tropez Gradual Tan Face Cream
- St.Tropez Purity Bronzing Water Face Mist
- St.Tropez Purity Vitamins Bronzing Water Face Serum
About these tanners for fair skin
If you’re looking for the best self tanner for pale skin, you can’t go wrong with the St.Tropez Classic Bronzing Mousse. It’s our most iconic, fool-proof tan and adapts to your skin tone to create a natural-looking finish with no tell-tale signs. Plus, the hydrating blend of Jojoba and skin care actives helps your glow last for up to 10 days!
Apply with a tanning mitt, wait for your golden glow to develop, then rinse after 4-8 hours.
Perfect for pale skin, our Purity Bronzing Water Gel develops into a natural-looking medium tan in just 3 hours. Its clear, lightweight, water-based formula is infused with natural skincare actives and Hyaluronic Acid to plump, regenerate and protect the skin, providing up to 72 hours of hydration.
Apply with a tanning mitt, then watch your natural bronze develop over the next 8 hours, with no need to rinse!
Top Tip: Top up every few days to maintain your tan, or layer for a deeper shade.
The St.Tropez Purity Vitamins Bronzing Water Body Mist is a lightweight and easy-to-use self tanner that creates a natural, radiant glow – perfect for pale skin!
It’s infused with 95% natural skincare ingredients, hydrating Hyaluronic Acid, refreshing Green Mandarin Water, and Vitamin C and D boosters to create an instant radiance boost and mimic the effects of the sun. Spritz onto the skin, then blend with a tanning mitt. Your healthy glow will develop over the next 4-8 hours, with no need to rinse.
When it comes to creating a sunkissed glow, the St.Tropez Gradual Tan Lotion is perfect for the job. Its ultra-hydrating formula gradually creates a subtle tan that builds as you re-apply.
Massage onto the skin every day until you’ve achieved your desired depth of tan, then use our Tan Enhancing Moisturizer to maintain your glow. Don’t forget to wash your hands after each application.
Designed specifically for the sensitive skin on the face, our Gradual Tan Face Cream is one of the best self tanners for pale skin. Its ultra-hydrating, non-pore blocking formula absorbs instantly into the skin to create a light golden glow.
Apply in place of your normal moisturizer, then wash your hands.
Infused with 100% natural tanning active, hydrating Hyaluronic Acid, antioxidant-rich Hibiscus and refreshing Green Mandarin Water, this tanning face mist provides an instant hydration boost while developing into a natural, sunkissed glow.
It works particularly well on fair skin. Simply spritz and glow!
If you’d prefer a serum-like self tanner for pale skin, try the St.Tropez Purity Vitamins Face Serum. It’s supercharged with Hyaluronic Acid, Peach Flower Extract, Green Mandarin Water, and Vitamin C and D boosters to create a subtle golden glow, while hydrating, brightening and protecting the skin.
Massage directly onto the skin or mix in with your usual moisturizer.
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