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St. Tropez Gradual Tan In Shower Lotion

Typically, self-tanner and water don’t play well together, but now, the self-tanning game has officially changed (and this is a win-win). Applied in the shower, this innovative lotion, formulated with all-natural DHA, delivers a buildable, natural-looking glow. And sweet almond oil leaves skin smooth, nourished, and healthy-looking. Simply apply in the shower, leave on for three minutes, and rinse. Now if only all of our beauty and grooming routines were as low maintenance…

St. Tropez Gradual Tan In Shower Lotion
3.7 out of 5 stars, based on 4,801 Reviews 4,801 Reviews
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I'm not going to say i have a great tan after using this product however, I do see a small difference after only 2 uses. I also love the concept that by the time I rinse it off and actually get out of the shower that's it no waiting around in the bathroom naked trying to dry, and trying to not let the dog lick the lotion off you (or maybe that's just my dog). It does have a smell but it is nothing like a typical self tan smell, with the old ones I would put it on and have showered three times and my husband swore he could still smell it, with this he dosnt even notice.

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I LOVE this stuff!!!
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I'm in LOVE with the In Shower gradual tan lotion!! I noticed quite a difference in just one use..but I did apply it a little different than the video..I put it on like the video said..washed my palms..set my 3 minute timer..then I used the backs of my hands and my arms and legs to continuously rub all over my body..once the 3 minutes were up..I used my palms to go over my entire body and face one last time..the product looked almost like when you put too much lotion on your skin and it turns white..I wanted to keep that look to keep it even..I noticed if I just stood there it started to turn clear..so I think that keeping it that white creamy color until rinsing might have helped with the color development..Yay!! Thank you for such a great product, St Tropez Tan!!

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Subtle sun
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I was really excited to try this, and I love it. However, I will say, this is a very very very gradual tanner, slower than jergens. Especially if you are light-medium skin tone. Application was easy and I had no streaks, make sure your shower isn't too hot or you'll sweat off the product lol

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Recommending to all my friends
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Don't want to sizzle in the sun? Don't want to risk looking orange from a spray tan or self tanner? This is your jam. First, the tint is very subtle, no risk of orange. Next, the smell is minimal. Normally tanning lotions smell like pennies to me, not this one. Has a very light, coconut scent to it. Last, your skin doesn't feel greasy or anything negative. I think that this product lends some moisture to your skin, similar to a standard in-shower lotion. Also, because of how subtle the tint is, I have yet to experience any blotchiness or weird coloring. Love it. Will be ordering more.

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There are Better Tanners

This is okay... if you are patient and have time to practice getting it right. The color is subtle and natural, it smells okay, and feels nice in shower, but I still got streaks after rinsing. And if I didn't get streaks on my legs, I would get spots on my ankles and feet where the product would land after rinsing. I wouldn't recommend using this alone, but would work in between deeper self tanning mousses or lotions.

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Self tanning lotion

The sample I received was good enough for three uses. My skin looked about a shade or two darker after three times use and looked very natural. I also liked that it didn't contain any harsh chemicals. I normal tan easily and don't use self tanners. That's the reason I won't be purchasing this product. But I would recommend it to anyone who likes self tanning products to try this lotion.

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Great for pale skin.
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I am a redhead with ghostly white skin and freckles. As a kid I used to get made fun of bc of how fair skinned I was. As an adult I dread the first few weeks of nice weather bc my legs almost radiate in a pair of shorts after a long winter of no sun exposure. I have longed for a gentle golden glow my whole life so I have tried tanning beds, laying out in the sun, spray tans, tanning wipes and gradual tanning lotions. None have ever done the trick for me, all left me looking orange and streaky or just made my freckles darken up but not my base skin color. Ankles, wrists and knees were a particular problem area. I received the St Tropez In-shower gradual tanning lotion in my Birchbox and I decided to give it a shot. I am thrilled with the results! The first couple of uses I noticed just a slight difference and after that I can definitely notice a significant difference. I usually apply for three showers/days in a row and then skip a day or two so I don't get too dark. Too dark wouldn't look good on me. I haven't had any problem areas around ankles or knees or wrists. I used the product as directed and I also apply Jergens BB body cream after my shower just to get that extra moisture and glow. I am thrilled with how I look. i feel much more confident when I step out in a pair of shorts and can't wait for swim suit time. If you are a pale girl like me and can't seem to find something to help give you just a bit of color with out looking fake you should try this because it really works wonderfully.

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YES
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I was a little critical of this product when I first heard about it. Could something like this really work? I have naturally tan-ish skin but I'm always looking to get darker without having to harm my skin by laying out in the sun. Using it is super easy and it has a nice smell to it which is a plus! It is a little awkward waiting three long minutes in the cold shower but its worth it because it only took two uses to darken my skin about 2 shades! I've been about three days without reapplying it again and my color is still lasting even through more showers! AMAZING! Will definitely be using this a lot and recommending this to friends.

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No not for me
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Wasn’t for me. Wasn’t a fan.  but just rest it out

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It didnt work really at all maybe next time if someone else tries it

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