Bronzed on a Budget: Banana Boat Summer Color Self-Tanning Mist

Banana Boat Self Tanner

Summer is almost here so it’s time to start preparing your dull skin for shorter skirts and the hot sun! Donning a charming little sundress with pale skin doesn’t exactly inspire you to strut your stuff with confidence. For a natural glow that doesn’t blow your beauty budget, try Banana Boat Summer Color Self-Tanning Mist. […]

ISPA 2011: Our Favorite Beauty and Spa Finds

Favorite finds from the International SPA Association’s 2011 Conference and Expo Your dedicated Spa Girls team was hard at work last week during the ISPA 2011 Conference in Las Vegas! We came prepared with pen and paper in-hand, wearing our most stylish thinking caps, to trek through the tradeshow floor in search of the best […]

Home Faux: Your Guide to a DIY Safe Tan

Everything NOT under the sun you need to know for a healthy summer tan glow. Most trend spotters point a manicured finger at Coco Chanel’s fateful French Riviera trip for the fashionably tan craze. I blame Malibu Barbie circa 1971 (yes, I know I’m showing my age!). Role playing with a deeply tanned, platinum blond […]

Killer Tan on Demand: Jane Iredale Tantasia Self Tanner

I don’t know about you, but I feel a billion times more beautiful when I am tan. I’m not sure if it’s my skin tone or hair color, but I definitely can’t rock the pasty sultry look like Twilight beauty Kristin Stewart. I also have a mega-fear of skin cancer (and you should too!) so […]

Allure Best of Beauties

The readers and editors of Allure magazine have one thing in common: The search for the best beauty products – a conditioner that tames the frizzies, an eyeliner that glides on effortlessly, a moisturizer that delivers on its promise of plump, glowing skin. Over the past decade, Allure’s loyal fans and staff have put literally […]

Tan on the Fly: L'Oreal Sublime Bronze One Day Tinted Gel

LOreal Sublime Bronze

Eek! I’m fading. I love a good spray tan but sometimes my skin needs a break … so does my wallet. But my blueish-white natural skin tone doesn’t go well with my summer wardrobe. When I want color but don’t have time to wait for a self-tanner to do its magic, I whip out the […]

Product Review: Fake Bake Self-Tanning Mousse

Fake Bake Self-Tanning Mousse

So, I originally had this product review slated for the new Sevin Nyne Tanning Mist created by Lindsay Lohan and her personal airbrush tanning guru. But unfortunately, that experiment was a complete bust. As directed, I shook the bottle and sprayed a line down my freshly exfoliated leg. The Sephora consultant who sold me on […]

Glow for Good: Jergens and Jane Krakowski Get Real for The Skin Cancer Foundation

We’ll admit it, we think a little glow never hurt anyone. That said, don’t think for a second we’re endorsing frying your pretty skin in the sun. Oh no, when it comes to tans we believe faux is the only option. Keeping with our sun-free mantra, Jergens Skincare has teamed up with The Skin Cancer […]

Instant Gratification: LOreal Sublime Bronze Luminous Bronzer Self Tanning Lotion

True Spa Girls bask in the glow of the faux sun. From bank-breaking designer formulas to drugstore clearance items in the form of towels, sprays and lotions — we’ve tried nearly every self tanning product available. And after enduring streaks, splotches and orange faces (how embarrassing!), L’Oreal Paris Sublime Bronze has won out as our […]

Vacay Beauty: Fat Busters, Bronzers and On-the-Go Beauty Finds

Vacation or local staycation in your near future? Get swimsuit ready and travel in style with these pre-vacay and on-the-go product finds! Here are the cellulite treatments, self-tanners, and travel-friendly beauty items seen on today’s Good Morning Arizona. Cellulite Busters Bliss FatGirlSlim, FatGirlScrub and FatGirlSleep, set of three, $95 at Bliss Scottsdale and CleanLogic […]