5 Of The Best: Tan Prolonging Beauty


Autumn may have arrived but we refuse to let go of our tan. Keep your sunkissed look for longer with one of these magical saviours.

Clinique Self Sun Body Tinted Lotion

This easy-to-use lotion will deliver a gorgeous golden tan in just a few hours. Plus it “shows where it goes”, meaning you won’t be left with a streaky finish!

£19 www.clinique.co.uk

Lancaster Tan Maximizer

If you’ve just stepped off a plane, make sure you keep your tan as long as possible with this advanced moisturiser. It helps to intensify melanin production (the cells that make you tan) and will maintain your glow, as well as keeping skin soft.

£22 www.debenhams.com

Melvita Pro Sun Gradual Self Tanning Gel Cream

The combination of moisturiser and tan will leave your skin sunkissed and silky smooth. Promising to provide a natural, even, tan, this beauty is a bronzing winner.

£22 www.uk.melvita.com

Clarins Radiance Plus Golden Glow Booster

Getting bronzed has never been easier thanks to this convenient and radiance-boosting product. Just add a few drops to your moisturiser and you’ll be left with a natural-looking glow.

£18 www.clarins.co.uk

St Tropez Gradual Daily Tan

Whatever your skin shade, St Tropez has it covered with this gradual lotion, which is available in light/medium or medium/dark. Build up your desired hue with its gradual developing formula to look like you’ve just spent a week somewhere hot and exotic.

£14.30 www.st-tropez.com

Kathryn Lewsey