If you’re like me, it might be hard to get a tan with fair skin but I found great tips to help you look tan this summer without the sun! We have to keep our skin, legs, and faces safe and protected. I have struggled my whole with burning, but there’s just a nice beauty when we have a natural looking tan for just casual events in the summer. It’s the best time for laying out in bed and relaxing with sunless tans. I personally cannot tan in the sun without burning, not matter what products I try. I also don’t want to since I’ve read so many articles on how it can cause skin cancer and jeopardize my health.
As I’m getting planning my summer vacation to the tropics, I had to make sure I find the best way to get my ultimate bronze look somewhere at home, maybe in one of my living rooms because I have no dining table. I’ll need to save money since I’m spending so much on vacation so I’m trying to find a simple DIY self tanner for me to have an even light orange skin tone in any of my bathing suits, ankle boots, and even my strappy heels. So for fair skin friends and myself, I have gathered this list on tips and products for you to find the right colors that make you feel naturally beautiful.
1. How to Look Bronze with Fair Skin : Makeup Tutorial
Here is an easy makeup look for a natural bronze finish for pale people. She talks about her struggles with outdoor tanning and color matching and has really good tips on finding colors. Whenever given the opportunity to go with a warmer shade, other than for foundation, pick the warmer shades, specifically with highlighter and eyeshadow.
2. Self Tanning Tricks
Here is a step by step guide with so many good tricks to get that summer glow. For summer vacations, self tanning should be one of the last things to do for your body. Otherwise, your normal beauty needs could take away some of the color.
3. Step by Step : Sunless Tanner Product
This blogger swears by these sunless tanning products for the fair skin. She gives you very clear directions on how to use this for that amazing not too orange glow. This is great if you cannot tan in the sun or even stand in the sun because it’s an indoor tanner!
4. DIY Outdoor Tan in Living Rooms
What is can be more of a natural self tanner than one that’s great for the environment? It’s safe for you skin and the earth! This article has good information on the Eco Tan Cacao tanning mousse products and tips like being careful around your heels, elbows, ankles, any dry skin spots. Prepare it with non-greasy lotion.
5. Self-Tanning Sheet Mask Is the Beauty Secret to Glowy Summer Skin
You can wear a mask get tan quickly without the sun. It seems just like one of those sheet facial masks, but it does actually give you a sunless summer bronze. I do not know how, but it works. This is great if your face tans slower than your body. I may need to get this year round.
6. Colors That Make You Look Natural Not Orange
Skincare is still so important, especially in the summer months so make sure to pack on that sunscreen even if makes your face whiter. You can cover it with a light bb cream or moisturizing tint with SPF so you have a light feeling and colors that make you feel comfortable. Look’s articles has great product recommendations for face and body self tanning.
7. Tips and Tricks for Applying Self Tanner
If this is your first time trying sunless tanning, make sure to check out articles with tips like this one. There are so many mistakes people do from streaks to dark hands that you’ll want to avoid and need to know how. One, make sure you have it done before you need to wear bathing suits so the color doesn’t rub off on your clothes.
8. Bronze Beauty Tutorial for Summer
It’s a Youtube make tutorial on how to look bronze and dewy! The needed summer look for when you hit the shops or dinner during vacation. Save space in luggage by using your hands for foundation so you have light coverage for the hot whether.
9. Already Tan Faces : Glowing Skin and Contouring
Contouring is my number 1 need when it comes to makeup and it’s the most necessary for the perfect summer bronze. I love this tutorial with pictures because it’s so clear with where to put the product and how it benefits your look. It even gave a good tip on removing some bronzer with a foundation brush to soften the lines. This would have been nice to know when I first learned to contour on my fair skin.
10. How to Have Glowing Skin : Best Bronzers for Fair Skin
If you don’t know what bronzer to purchase, I used this article to find the one I would want or need. There’s different finishes like matte or glowy, different price ranges like drugstore or high end, and even the material like liquid or powder. It’ll help you find the right one if you’re still looking on the best way to avoid the sun.
11. How to Match Your Foundation to Your Summer Skin Tone – Makeup Hacks
Finding the right foundation is one of the hardest things about makeup. Sometimes I think you need different shades for the colors that make you look best in different lighting like natural or flash. This article made me feel better about my past beauty mistakes seeing that celebrities have gone looking to pale or orange on the red carpet. Read the article to make the mistake!
12. No Bed or Bathing Suits : Casual Indoor Tanning Products
13. Safe Natural Sunscreen So You Can Be In The Sun Without Burning
14. Bronze Style Makeup Look – Fair Faces
15. Smokey Eye Tutorial for Pale People
16. Non Orange – Style Colors That Make You Glow
17. How to Self Tan
18. DIY Faux Tan and Glow: 3 Steps To No Streaks, All Natural Self Tanner for Body and Legs
19. Beauty Secrets : Cocoa Powder DIY Sunless Bronzer
20. Does Coconut Oil Help Tan
21. Self-Tanning Tips
Mousse self tanner is the best for beginners! It isn’t nearly as messy as other formulas and the application is simple. You can also change how light or dark you want your tan to be while you apply it. Your legs will looks so good the first time you do it, you’ll have the secret to getting a good tan fast.
22. Simple Golden Tan not Brown Summer Look to go With Bathing Suits
23. How to Get a Tan Without the Sun
24. Natural Self Tanning Without Sun
25. How to : Summer Tan Your Face
26. Faux Glow: How to Get a Good Tan Fast
27. Makeup How-To: Bronze Smoky Eye for Nights with Heels
28. Easy Tips to Making Your Spray Tan Last Long
With all the tips and products to help you get a safe tan, there is almost no excuse to tan quickly in the sun and worry about burning. You can start practicing from your legs and heels and move up to your face with everyday summer makeup or sunless, self tanning towelettes. Just make sure to keep the change casual. You don’t want to go too orange and not brown, colors that make you look too faux tan. Aim for the golden tan style to look natural. Check out the shops and beauty hacks, but also show your friends so you can try to new tricks together with our pin on Instagram and Pinterest.