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Self Tanning on the Cheap

5 Bargain Self Tanners


Self tanners offer a sun-kissed look without the damage - or the cost of an island getaway. Find the best self tanner for your needs with this roundup of easily available - and cheap - self tanning picks.

1. Jergens Natural Glow Express

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Speedy Results

Can't wait to look like you went on a tropical holiday? Jergens now offers a 3-day version of their beloved Natural Glow.

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2. Hawaiian Tropic Island Glow

Gradual Glow

If you want to ease into your color (a good idea if you don't want to announce your fake tan), a moisturizer mixed with self tanner offers subtle, controllable color delivery.

3. Nature's Gate Upper Tanagement

Eco-Friendly Color

"Natural" isn't a word you find too often on a self-tanning product, but Nature's Gate has managed to find a way to provide a serious color boost without chemicals.

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4. Neutrogena Summer Glow Daily Moisturizer SPF 20

Sun Protection

Most self-tanners on the market don't protect against the sun's harmful rays, but with Neutrogena's Summer Glow with SPF, you can self-tan and venture outdoors.

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5. Banana Boat Sunless Summer Color

Error-Proof Application

We've seen enough self tanning disasters to be excited by Banana Boat Sunless Summer color - it's tinted so you can see exactly where you have applied the cream. No more telltale self tanning streaks!

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