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Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner %26 Mitt

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Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt

Item #: 2258052 Size: 5.5 oz

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Tarte's best-selling maracuja-infused self-tanner for a natural-looking, all-over bombshell bronze.

If you can't tone it, tan it! Achieve a natural-looking bronze on demand minus the sun damage thanks to Tarte's best-selling self-tanner. Infused with nourishing maracuja for ultra-moisturizing skincare benefits, the high-performance formula helps to replenish, restore and brighten skin. In a universal deep bronze shade that never looks fake or orange, this revolutionary hybrid-gel is powered by Tarte's proprietary PUREshield scent-control technology to expertly block the telltale unpleasant scent found in other self-tanners. Using the included perfect application mitt, you'll achieve a clean and streak-free tan every time for a healthy-looking faux glow and naturally slimmer appearance.

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  • Maracuja: Rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin C for firmer, brighter, smoother skin and maximum hydration
  • Sunflower seed oil: Rich in vitamins A & E; helps moisturize, regenerate and condition skin
  • Vitamin E: Natural preservative that also acts as an emollient and antioxidant

Results:

Immediate:
  • Immediately:*97% of women reported no telltale after scent
  • *94% of women saw a visible improvement in skin's moisture

After 4 hours:
  • *100% of women said they had a seamless, natural-looking tan

After 2 weeks:
  • *94% of women saw a visible improvement in skin texture
*Results based on consumer use study.

Dermatologist tested. Formulated without parabens, mineral oil, phthalates, sodium lauryl sulfate, triclosan, and gluten.

Prep for each self-tanner application by cleansing and exfoliating skin, especially areas such as elbows, knees and ankles. Make sure skin is dry before each application. Use Tarte's unique blending mitt for a no-mess, streak-free tan. Dispense at least a quarter-sized amount of self-tanner to the mitt and apply to one body part at a time in long even strokes until the bronze color is uniform. Allow self-tanner to absorb for 10 minutes before dressing. Wait at least 8 hours before showering and shaving to allow your tan to fully develop.
Water/Aqua/Eau, Dihydroxyacetone, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Parfum/Fragrance, Cetyl Alcohol, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Phenoxyethanol, Ceteareth-20, Squalane, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose, Xanthan Gum, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Polysorbate 60, Sodium Metabisulfite, Stearyl Alcohol, Myristyl Alcohol, Amyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Sodium Nitrate, Passiflora Edulis Seed Oil, Linalool, Silica, Sodium Phosphate, Sodium Acetate, Citral, Geraniol, Red 40 (CI 16035), Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Blue 1 (CI 42090).

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TarteBrazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt
 
4.4

(based on 218 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Natural tan (88)
  • Easy to apply (85)
  • Creates even tan (84)
  • Easy to use (80)
  • Not greasy (80)

Cons

  • Fades (12)
  • Doesn't work (7)
  • Uneven tan (6)
  • Not effective (5)
  • Bad odor (4)

Best Uses

  • Body (87)
  • Weekly use (46)
  • Face (41)
  • Daily use (31)
  • Women (29)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (107), Budget shopper (61)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (46), 10 minutes (24), 1+ hour (14)

Reviewed by 218 customers

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5.0

In love with this product!

By Jane

from Lake Elsinore, Ca

About Me Budget Buyer

Pros

  • Cleans Effectively
  • Does not streak!!!
  • Easy To Use
  • Gentle
  • Good Value
  • Moisturizes
  • Pleasant Smell

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

    I am so happy with this product. I have tried so many self tanners and I believe this is my favorite one! The smell is so amazing. (Smells like cinnamon). The color spreads so evenly on the skin. I put this product on after I showered, shaved, and exfoliated. And woke up with a great even tan. And my skin feels so soft. The only con I can think of is I would like the color to just be a little darker. But I do understand that my skin tone is really pale. Overall amazing product and I will buy again and again. Thanks Tarte!

     
    5.0

    Gorgeous color!

    By Morgan

    from Virginia

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Pleasant Smell

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

        This was my first self tanner and I loved it! The application was easier than expected and barely any streaks, even though I didn't know what I was doing, lol. I felt like it was pretty long lasting and I didn't have to use that much. Most importantly its a nice natural looking color!

         
        5.0

        So in love

        By Kparm

        from Natick ma

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Value
        • Moisturizes
        • Pleasant Smell

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

          Not orangey at all

           
          1.0

          Waste of money

          By Amy

          from Chicago

          Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

          I wanted to love this but just don't. It originally smells nice but after a couple of hours smells like any other self tanner. Only lasted on me for one day until I showered then I watched it go down the drain. Recommend TanTowels.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          This stuff is seriously amazing

          By Kimboslice

          from New Jersey

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Moisturizes
          • Pleasant Smell

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

              I was super skeptical about buying this product due to such mixed reviews, and was even set I was going to return the product because of them. I love those rich deep brown, dark tans. If you've ever been to a tanning salon and had sunless tanner done, the color of this tanner most closely resembles a medium color, but if you apply it consecutively (2 days in a row) you'll achieve a dark tan. For those who say this tanner just washes off, from my experience that is not the case. Keep in mind this is a super hydrating lotion, so the dryer your skin is the more the product with seep into your skin & you'll get the best longevity and color payoff. Although you're supposed to apply lotions to dryer areas such as the elbows and knees when self tanning, I don't with this product and I never have any streakiness or issues with the color. And also a little plus, this self tanner has literally no "self tanner smell" - yes it has a smell but not that *particular* smell. If you're looking for a new self tanner, give this one a shot because it may become your new go to, as it did for me.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Not Very Dark But Also NOT STINKY

              By JY

              from North Little Rock, AR

              Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

              I've tried many different self-tanners & found some i like, but they ALWAYS have that smell that makes me feel gross. This Tarte actually has a pleasant "cinnamony" smell, but not like it's trying to drown out a chemical smell. I'm fairly light and was disappointed that it wasn't very dark. i really didn't feel like my skin looked darker at all, so it would take at least 3 applications to look "tan" & that gets expensive.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Please continue carrying this formula!

              By Cggirl2

              from Ocean Isle Beach, NC

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Moisturizes
              • Pleasant Smell

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

                  This is the best self-tanner I have ever tried in over 15 years of self-tanning, including the newer version of this that is sold at another store. I have never written a review on this item despite using it for the last four years, but feel compelled to do out of fear this exact formula might be discontinued. The newer version by Tarte (sold elsewhere) is NOT an improvement, but falls short in comparison to this one.
                  This product is a breeze to apply with or without the tanning mitt (though I definitely prefer a mitt and I don't always use the one included here). I haven't found a great tan mitt yet but all I've tried get the job done quicker and easier than using only your hands, and last approximately 2-3 months of twice weekly use. The tan lasts a solid 3 days, sometimes 4, depending on the length and heat of my showers. The fragrance of this product while strong is the most pleasant of any self-tanner ever used. In fact, my daughter who is sensitive to smells loves it when I've just applied. It does dissipate after an hour or so on me. Finally, the color payoff is why I love it so much. It delivers a beautiful medium-neutral tan on my light skin that is very believable. Never orange or streaky (even without the mitt), never too light or dark. I've never felt the need to reapply because the color didn't produce well. It's just perfect. I also use this on my face without any irritation or resulting acne. I tried the Brazilliance tanning wipes for face and did not like them.
                  I hope Ulta will continue to stock this version of Tarte's Brazilliance Self-Tanner. And if you haven't found your perfect self-tanner I highly urge you to try this one.

                   
                  5.0

                  I would (and did) buy this product again!

                  By SherryLea

                  from Knoxville, TN

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Good natural tan color

                  Cons

                  • The smell is not terrible, but could be better

                  Best Uses

                  • I use this product about once a week

                  Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

                  I use this product about once a week year-round to keep a decent color. I am pretty pale otherwise. I loved it enough that I used up my first purchase and just bought another. Unless something else really "wows" me, I'll be buying this again and again.

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  doesn't last

                  By Devriendt

                  from Goffstown NH

                  Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

                  Natural looking tan, but doesn't last as long as I'd like...

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Best Tan Ever

                  By Tang

                  from N. California

                  Pros

                  • Creates Even Tan
                  • Dries Quickly
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Long Lasting Tan
                  • Natural Tan
                  • Not Greasy
                  • Works Quickly

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Body
                    • Face
                    • Quick-Fix

                    Comments about Tarte Brazilliance Maracuja Self-Tanner & Mitt:

                    Been using for years with great results. A bit pricey, but worth it. I tried budget brands but turned orange every time, so I stick with Tarte. Seems to work just fine even when I am too lazy to exfoliate. When Springtime hits, I put on 2 applications within the first week. Then I maintain a great tan by applying every 1-2 weeks thereafter. I get lots of compliments on my skin and my coworkers think that I hang out at the beach every weekend. Also, helps to hide my aging skin - spots and cellulite.

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                    • Q:

                      Can I use this on my face? If so how?
                      Asked on 10/5/2016 by em from Columbus

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      I am fair skinned, and use other self tanners that turner out pretty even... But I have vitiligo, and am wondering if this product will cover areas where there is no pigment in my skin?
                      Asked on 9/20/2016 by Jo from New Hope, MN

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thanks for reaching out! It should cover it but we recommend trying a really thin layer of it at first to test it out. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 9/21/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      So I waited the 8 hours and even long in fact about 12 before I took a shower and it still comes off and I am like five shades whiter than an albino and I don't tan and I really want this to work so I can stop wearing pants all the time. Am I not using it right? I showered and shaved before and even used my sugar scrub before putting the tanner on and I made sure every thing was dry.
                      Asked on 8/22/2016 by Timelessangel from Vancouver WA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Make sure you moisturize too before applying and build multiple coats for your desired level of bronze. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 8/24/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      How well does the self-tanner cover red stretch marks?
                      Asked on 6/29/2016 by LaLaLa from Wisconsin

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This product does a great job giving you that perfect, seamless glow but if you're looking for fuller coverage, you can try our maracuja Rainforest glow instant matte body perfector. It give you that matte, full coverage bronze glow and helps even out skin tone and cover varicose veins, stretch marks, and more.

                        Answered on 7/5/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      I have a farmer's tan that has lasted for years. Can I use this product to "tan lighter" on my lower arms? I am wearing a sleeveless dress for an upcoming wedding and I want to hide this. =(
                      Asked on 5/13/2016 by Jennifer from Gaithersburg, MD

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This product is great for an all-over glowing look, but if you're looking for fuller coverage, you could try our Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector. It's great for helping to even skin tone and comes off in the shower. It's great for events, but if you're looking for your tan to last a few days, we recommend sticking with Brazilliance.

                        Answered on 5/17/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      do you wash the mitt after each use and if so how do you wash it
                      Asked on 4/30/2016 by livhan

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it is recommended that you wash the mitt after each use. Use a mild soap and water, squeeze dry and let sit to dry completely. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 5/2/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Will this product get in my pores? J have a really hard time with self tanners making black dots in my pores.
                      Asked on 3/25/2016 by Mleighb from Conroe tx

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thanks for reaching out! This product is a creamy gel that blends seamlessly into skin without settling into fine lines & pores. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 3/29/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      What is the shelf-life of this product? I still have some of this product currently, but want to know if I'll need to reorder for best results.
                      Asked on 3/25/2016 by Lauren from Chicago, IL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thanks for reaching out, Lauren! We recommend using this product within 6 months for best results. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 3/29/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      If I go swimming the day after I apply this will I go into the water tan and come out white? Will the product come off being it the water for 20 to 30 minutes?
                      Asked on 3/23/2016 by Lake Girl from Belleville, IL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This product lasts for a few days and won't come off in the water unless you don't wait long enough for the tan to develop. We recommend waiting at least 8 hours before showering, shaving for going in any type of water. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Will this product help hide spider veins?
                      Asked on 3/23/2016 by Lake Girl from Belleville, IL

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Thanks for reaching out! This product is an awesome self-tanner that develops into a gorgeous, deep toned tan in just a few hours. If you're looking for more coverage, you can try our maracuja Rainforest glow instant matte waterproof body perfector. It offers a no-wait, mess-free bronze on demand that also covers the look of body imperfections and varicose veins. Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
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