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St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan

St. Tropez

In-Shower Gradual Tan

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Item #: 2290947 Size: 6.7 oz

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Add a sun kissed glow to you shower routine. With sweet almond oil, the St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan is clinically proven to hydrate skin for up to 24 hours, while developing a natural looking streak-free golden glow. Specially formulated to lather and glide evenly and smoothly over wet skin. This lotion uses a 100% natural tanning agent and is also paraben, sulphate and phthalate free. After showering, the self tan actives will naturally start to work, developing gradually and deepening with regular reapplication within the shower.

Sophie's Pro Tips: Always start from the bottom of your body and work your way up. To tan your hands- Once you have covered your whole body and your hands have been washed, rub the back of your hand over a large area of the body that has been covered well. This is an excellent product to maintain a real and a self-tan. TOP TIP- Waiting longer than 3 minutes will give you a slightly deeper glow.
Fully cleanse and wash in a warm shower. With the shower off, generously apply the product in circular motions with your hands to wet skin to create an even coverage. Wash palms after application. Wait 3 minutes. Fully rinse off with warm water only. Gently dry yourself, before getting dressed. After showering, the self-tan actives will naturally start to work, developing gradually and deepening with regular reapplication within the shower.
Aqua (Water), Dihydroxyacetone, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Diethylhexyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Glycerin, Decyl Glucoside, Ethoxydiglycol, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Parfum (Fragrance), Propylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Chloride, Coco-Glucoside, Glyceryl Oleate, Isohexadecane, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-DI-t-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Glyceryl Laurate, PEG-18 Glyceryl Oleate/Cocoate, Polysorbate 80, Caramel, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Decylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Geraniol, Linalool, Limonene, Alphaisomethyl Ionone, Coumarin.

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St. TropezIn-Shower Gradual Tan
 
3.0

(based on 193 reviews)

49%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (58)
  • Easy to apply (53)
  • Creates even tan (39)
  • Effective (31)
  • Lightweight (30)

Cons

  • Not effective (41)
  • Doesn't work (26)
  • Fades (10)
  • Uneven tan (10)
  • Bad odor (5)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (63)
  • Body (49)
  • Women (21)
  • On-the-go (10)
  • Men (9)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (83), Budget shopper (49)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (50), 1+ hour (21), 10 minutes (11)

Reviewed by 193 customers

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5.0

Best I've used!

By Susan

from Fl

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Creates Even Tan
  • Easy To Apply
  • Natural Tan

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Body

    Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

    Have just used on my legs, because I don't like to wear nylons. No rusty knees or ankles. Super easy in the shower.

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    works

    By miles

    from colrado

    Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

    so heres the thing i got a tester in my ipsy bag. so i love this product but there are so drawbacks. i love that this product isnt sticky and it didnt irrate my skin but i did a 24 hour patxh and it tanned my skin supwr nice. ok what i sont like about this prodict is the whole three minite tan bs no u need to leave this on for an hour and then wash it off. so what i like to do is exfolite where ever i putting this then after i wait for it to trully do its thing then turn around wash is off. but theres more i did leave this on over nighr as an expeiriment and the next say i was more orange than donald trump. and thats when i saw the blotchy Ness and such. so my thing is want a slight gradual tan put it on as instruckted if you want a nice dark tan yet not orangy then do what i do.

     
    4.0

    Love

    By Hay Hay

    from Jacksonville, FL

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Creates Even Tan
    • Easy To Apply
    • Natural Tan
    • Works Quickly

    Cons

    • Fades Quickly

    Best Uses

    • Body

    Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

    So far I am loving the results!

     
    1.0

    Not for me

    By Emily

    from Odenton, MD

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Ineffective
      • Uneven Tan

      Best Uses

      • Body
      • Daily Use

      Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

      I've used this product for a few days and I'll be returning it to the store. The tan was streaky and splotchy. The concept is good but it's ineffective.

       
      1.0

      Doesn't work

      By Mandy RN

      from Oviedo, Fl

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Bad Odor
        • Ineffective

        Best Uses

          Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

          Thought i would try, so i could avoid getting anything on clothes and swim gear, but didnt work even 1%.

           
          1.0

          Didn't work

          By Rynnyr

          from Las Vegas

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply

          Cons

          • Ineffective

          Best Uses

            Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

            This item was expensive and didn't work! Waste of money.

             
            1.0

            Did not work

            By SweetDarlin

            from Raleigh NC

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

            • Ineffective

            Best Uses

              Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

              I purchased this product with high hopes, sadly I was let down. I followed the instructions on the bottle exactly and was left with no color. I tried this product everyday for two weeks straight in hopes to give it a chance, however I still saw no results. The product doesn't have a nasty smell and I love that it's paraben and sulfate free, but those are about the only two things that I liked. In the end it just didn't work and I would recommend looking for another product.

               
              1.0

              Followed directions every time- didn't work :/

              By Ashley the tanning addict

              from Illinois

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Ineffective

                Best Uses

                  Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

                  Didn't work.

                   
                  4.0

                  Subtle but nice

                  By Cusser13

                  from Denver

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Body
                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

                    Gave me a nice glow leading up to the holidays. You have to use 4 days in a row to have a desired tan look.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Good product

                    By Jamie

                    from Texas

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Creates Even Tan
                    • Dries Quickly
                    • Works Quickly

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Body

                      Comments about St. Tropez In-Shower Gradual Tan:

                      I have used this for three days and I have a nice color. I like how you can use it in the shower and it's not sticky like the lotions are.

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                      15 Questions | 15 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Should I towel dry before applying this product? It should I be soaking wet in the shower?
                        Asked on 8/15/2016 by Coliemayporter from Carson, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Your skin should be wet. Here are the full usage directions:

                          Fully cleanse and wash in a warm shower. With the shower off, generously apply the product in circular motions with your hands to wet skin to create an even coverage. Wash palms after application. Wait 3 minutes. Fully rinse off with warm water only. Gently dry yourself, before getting dressed. After showering, the self-tan actives will naturally start to work, developing gradually and deepening with regular reapplication within the shower.

                          Answered on 8/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Can I use sunscreen after applying this? Or do you have to stay inside on the days you use this?
                        Asked on 8/9/2016 by Nessah131

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          In-Shower Gradual Tan provides moisturizing benefits. We do not recommend applying an additional moisturizer or sunscreen after it, as this could negatively affect product performance. You could certainly use it at night, and then apply sunscreen as usual in the AM, which would allow the color to fully develop overnight. We hope this info helps!

                          Answered on 8/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Once you get out of the shower and dry off, will the product rub off on the towel?
                        Asked on 7/28/2016 by Candee from Indianapolis, IN

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          As long as you fully rinse off In-Shower Gradual Tan after 3 minutes (with warm water only), it should not discolor your towel.

                          Answered on 7/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Can you use on face
                        Asked on 6/16/2016 by Bren711 from NH

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, you can! We recommend applying using the Tan Applicator Mitt Face (Item #: 2258916) for best results.

                          Answered on 7/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Is the product best applied using the applicator mitt or by hand?
                        Asked on 6/2/2016 by St Tropez Newbie from Toronto, ON

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          We recommend using the Applicator Mitt (Item #: 2256006) for best results!

                          Answered on 6/14/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        How often are you supposed to use the product?
                        Asked on 6/1/2016 by Melissa

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          To maintain your tan, re-apply a few times a week.

                          Answered on 6/14/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        After tan develops can you apply regular moisturizer and sunscreen as normal?
                        Asked on 4/28/2016 by Kristi from North Carolina

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          In-Shower Gradual Tan provides moisturizing benefits. We do not recommend applying an additional moisturizer, as this could negatively affect product performance. We hope this info helps!

                          Answered on 5/13/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        How is the best way to apply to face?
                        Asked on 3/25/2016 by Amy from Maryland

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          We recommend applying using the Tan Applicator Mitt Face (Item #: 2258916) for best results.

                          Answered on 4/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        How often can you exfoliate after using this product ,are you supposed to exfoliate after using it the first time? I read somewhere that the tan won't take unless you exfoliate before applications.
                        Asked on 3/19/2016 by boots from syracuse, ny

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          We do recommend exfoliating prior to application to ensure smooth, even color. You can exfoliate before each subsequent application.

                          Answered on 4/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        How long does the color last after the third consecutive day of application?
                        Asked on 3/14/2016 by Isa

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          This can vary by individual and is dependent on frequency of bathing/swimming, exfoliating, etc. To maintain your tan, re-apply a few times a week.

                          Answered on 3/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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