I’m somewhat of a bronzer connoisseur, as I’ve been consistently wearing (and trying) different bronzers for as long as I’ve been wearing makeup. My skin has an olive-ish tone that simply looks better warmed up, no matter what season it is. But “warm” and “orange” aren’t the same thing, which unfortunately is the case with too many bronzers.
If you’re looking for a sun-kissed glow this summer (without the sun-bathing side effects), bronzer could be your answer. Even if you have fair skin, and even if you’ve had bad experiences with too-dark/too-orange/too-glittery bronzer in the past, don’t give up just yet.
I rounded up my very favorite face and body bronzers for your complexion, budget, and bronzing preference:
Also see more summer beauty favorites — including my favorite self-tanner.
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