The No Commitment Tan: Wash-Off Bronzers

body bronzers

Fast, fake and fabulous bronzers. Avoid the hassle of self-tanners with wash-off bronzers and body tints, which provide an extra kiss of color without the commitment. Use them to mask imperfections like freckles and bruises, even out skin tone from a self-tanner gone wrong, hide tan lines, illuminate skin for an evening out or add […]

Perfect 10: Dancing with the Stars Sunless Collection

dancing with the stars sunless collection

And the Mirrorball Trophy goes to … the new Dancing with the Stars Sunless self-tanning collection from Norvell. Now that the new season’s”Dancing with the Stars” cast secret is out of the bag, I’ve got another secret for you. If you want a dazzling show-stopping glow, the new Dancing with the Stars Sunless Collection by […]

Glow Pro: Kerstin Florian Sunless Tan

Kerstin Florian Sunless Tan

I am no stranger to self-tanners. I literally get cranky if I don’t have a little faux glow going on. It’s possible I’m addicted. Be that as it may, when a new self-tanning product walks into my life, I embrace it with open (pale) arms. Enter the new self-tanner from the venerable spa line, Kerstin […]

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. […]

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 […]

Summer Beauty on a Drugstore Budget

Summer Beauty doesn’t have to cost a pretty penny! We scoured the shelves of our local drugstores and mass market stores like Walmart and Walgreens for budget beauty finds to keep you shining all summer long. Nails Sally Hansen Crackle. Everyone’s doing it! The crackled, edgy look has become the new staple of nail art. […]

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 […]

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 blissworld.com. CleanLogic […]