Summer is finally here—and while it’s easy enough to transition from your parkas and boots to short sleeves and sandal-sneaker hybrids, giving your complexion a warm-weather glow can be a bit more complicated.
Because while proper use of SPF protects you from harmful rays (and at this point is basically a beauty non-negotiable), it also slows down your progression to sun-kissed goddess. What’s a glow-loving girl to do? The easiest and quickest route: get intimate with a bronzer.
Thankfully, all it takes is a few dabs of a mica-spiked, moisturizing tint, and it’ll look like you just got back from a tropical vacay.
Ready to swap out your blush? Here are the 4 top-rated natural bronzer options at Sephora right now.
Well, not quite invisible. The mineral-based line has a cream-to-powder finish that gives a perfectly subtle dusting of translucent brown to your face—and it won’t turn you orange.
The renowned RMS glass pot, in this instance, contains a a luminizer-slash-tanning blush that moisturizes as it gives you a golden glow (Coconut oil FTW!)
With its sweat-resistant powers, this is the active girl’s ultimate must-have for looking beach-ready (even if you’re just en route to boot camp).
With a just-right, ultra-flattering shade, this matte Tata Harper tint is packed with antioxidants like acai and green tea extract for bonus skin nourishment.
To match your new glow, here are 9 of the best mists to give your face a hydrating spritz. Then you can sip on these skin-boosting smoothies (recipes included).