Best Self-Tanners for Face and Body, Tested by Experts

Coco & Eve Sunny Honey Bali Bronzing Self Tanner Mousse

Smooth on Coco & Eve's lush self-tanner mousse to get the perfect fake sun-kissed glow quickly. It won the GH Beauty Lab's self-tanner test. It got the best scores almost everywhere and was the testers' general pick.

L’Oréal Paris Sublime Bronze Tinted Self-Tanning Lotion 

If you want to bronze your skin beautifully without spending a lot of money, try L'Oréal Paris, which was rated the best by the GH Beauty Lab. It did a great job of making skin soft after use and giving an even color.

Coola Organic Sunless Tan Firming Lotion

Coola's cream is different from most self-tanners because it is made with approved organic chemicals that come from plants. However, it still gave GH Beauty Lab great, long-lasting bronzing results.

Ulta Express Tan Tinted Mousse

People with fair skin can use this colored Ulta Beauty foam product. It got the best results in GH Beauty Lab tests for making a "tan" that looked even and faded evenly.

Clarins Self Tanning Milky Lotion

This Clarins light cream with relaxing glycerin won the GH Beauty Lab test and is almost foolproof, even for beginners: It can be used on the face and body to make the skin look and feel warm, which users liked.

Jergens Natural Glow Daily Moisturizer

This Jergens slow self-tanner comes in a gentle cream mix that softens the skin. You can build up the covering. The winner of the Beauty Lab test got top marks for moisturizing, which made the judges happy.

Soleil Toujours Daily Sunless Tanning Serum

With a recipe like a skin care product, Soleil Toujours was made to help you tan your face yourself. GH Beauty Lab tested it and found that it did a good job of giving the desired depth of tan color.