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XEN-TAN Deep Bronze Luxe

If regular self-tanner scares you a little (after all, everyone has witnessed faux glow gone awry), you might shy away from anything labeled ‘Deep Bronze'. But this cult favorite works on a wide range of skin tones — even the palest of the pale! We should know: we had the ghostliest person on staff try it. And guess what? She loved it. And it looked natural. And now she won’t give it back. If you want an even, just-back-from-the-islands look, this silky lotion is tops.

XEN-TAN Deep Bronze Luxe
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I tried it and was happy to find it...
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I tried it and was happy to find it wasn't orange or messy and looked very natural despite the fact that I'm pretty fair, but I don't really use tanning products at all and it wasn't enough to convince me that I need to start. It was fun to try, but I can pass it on :)

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It didn't do anything to my skin at all...
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It didn't do anything to my skin at all. I didn't see any color change. Maybe it wasn't dark enough for me? I have Olive to Medium skin but I still thought it would make me darker. But it didn't.

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I'm not really into self-tanners. Though it didn't convert...
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I'm not really into self-tanners. Though it didn't convert me, it was a cool product to try out!

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This self tanner gave a GREAT color to my...
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This self tanner gave a GREAT color to my skin, and didn't take long to absorb and dry. However, it was a bit splotchy in areas (elbows, neck, etc) even when I exfoliated very well. This product actually made me break out on my chest area and I had red bumps for about 10 days. The smell was a little overwhelming; a mix of mocha and chocolate.

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I liked the smell but I didn't see much...
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I liked the smell but I didn't see much of a difference once I used the product

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I LOVED that it didn't have that nasty all-day...
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I LOVED that it didn't have that nasty all-day self-tanner smell. This is the first tanning cream that I've used that didn't! I can't wait to wear this for a wedding that I'm going to this weekend. If all works out well, I'm looking forward to purchasing a full-sized version.

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Xen-Tan and St Tropez are both close enough for...
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Xen-Tan and St Tropez are both close enough for competition of each other in the tanning world. Maybe send out a sample of St Tropez next time your looking for comparison!

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I loved this tanner, I have never tried one...
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I loved this tanner, I have never tried one before and was so happy with the tone, evenness, and overall look!

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Possibly a re-purchase in the future but as a...
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Possibly a re-purchase in the future but as a Clarisonic user I felt it might have been less effective. Also am suspicious of it causing me to break out as self tanners usually do for me.

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This smells fantastic for a sunless tanner. It took...
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This smells fantastic for a sunless tanner. It took longer than the prescribed 3 hours to appear on my skin. It goes on really smoothly. However, it's more expensive than many quality sunless tanners.

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