Bottle Bronze: The Best and Worst Self-Tanners

We tested 15 tanning products so you don't have to.

Want to look tan without exposing your skin to the sun's harmful rays? Half a dozen of our pale-from-winter staffers tested an array of self-tanners, including sprays, wipes, and lotions. While some products left skin streaky or orange, others imparted a great, natural-looking glow. Here are the winners and losers.

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A Tan for All Seasons by Bliss

Brownberry Clear Sunless Tanning Spray

Sephora Tinted Self-Tanning Body Mist

Lorac TANtalizer Body Bronzing Spray

La Mer Face & Body Gradual Tan

Clinique Self Sun Body Tinted Lotion

Jergens Natural Glow & Protect Daily Moisturizer SPF 20

Bobbi Brown Sunless Tanning Gel for Face & Body

Tarte Brazilliance Skin Rejuvenating Maracuja Face and Body Self Tanner

Somerville 360° Tanning Towelettes

BareMinerals Faux Tan Body Sunless Tanner

Dior Bronze Self-Tanner Natural Glow Body

Rayito de Sol Bronzage Gradual Bronzing Spray

St. Tropez Self Tan Dark Bronzing Mousse

Whish Coconut SPF 15 Self Tanner