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NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion

NKD SKN

Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion

6.76 oz Item 2297844

Get incredible NKD SKN with this hydrating Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion that that conditions and nourishes skin while offering a subtle glow that can be deepened with regular use. The easiest way to tan - just apply to skin, wash the palms of your hands and shower off after 10 minutes. Perfect for all skin tones and types, NKD SKN Pre Shower Tan will give a natural-looking, buildable glow and intense hydration without streaking or transferring onto clothing. It is made with a 100% Ecocert DHA and infused with organic ingredients including marula, argan and aloe vera to nourish the skin for a smooth, soft, hydrated finish. With Odour Remove for zero smell, your tan will lasts up to 7 days and will fade perfectly with no patching. Use daily to gradually build a deeper tan.

Apply to skin using long circular movements. Wash the palms of your hands immediately after application and then shower as normal after 10 minutes. Gently dry yourself, before getting dressed. After showering, the self-tan actives will develop gradually and color can be deepened with regular application.

Precautions: Avoid contact with eyes. For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. This product does not contain a sunscreen and does not protect against sunburn. Repeated exposure of unprotected skin while tanning may increase the risk of skin aging, skin cancer and other harmful effects to the skin even if you do not burn. Take care - product may stain fabric.
Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice, Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Lauryl Glucoside, Dihydroxyacetone Dimethyl Isosorbide, Sodium Chloride, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sclerocarya Birrea (Marula) Seed Oil Sodium Acrylate / Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil, Gardenia Taitensis Flower Extract, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Sodium Benzoate, Potassium Sorbate, Citric Acid, Saccharide Isomerate.

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NKD SKNPre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion
 
4.3

(based on 38 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Creates even tan (22)
  • Natural tan (22)
  • Easy to apply (20)
  • Works quickly (14)
  • Not greasy (13)

Cons

  • Bad odor (4)
  • Fades (3)

Best Uses

  • Body (20)
  • Daily use (15)
  • Face (6)
  • Women (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (15), Brand buyer (9)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

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4.0

Beautiful glow

By Jolie

from Ohio

Pros

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

Cons

  • Bad Odor
  • Feels Greasy or Heavy

Best Uses

  • Body
  • Face

Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

I like it

 
5.0

My holy grail

By MissyMouse

from Los Angeles, CA

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Creates Even Tan
  • Doesn't Clog Pores
  • Dries Quickly
  • Easy To Apply
  • Natural Tan
  • Not Greasy
  • Works Quickly

Cons

  • Fades Quickly

Best Uses

  • Daily Use

Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

I loved this product so much! I'm someone who uses self tanner a LOT and I was really really getting sick of that tanner smell as well as the stickiness that comes with self tanning.. So when I found this I was so incredibly happy! There is a faint smell, no stickiness, and once you're out of the shower, you're all good to go! So perfect! You do have to apply is everyday or every other day but it's really not a big deal :) I will buy this again and again and again.

 
3.0

Not my absolute favorite but works

By Caro

from San Antonio

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Creates Even Tan
  • Natural Tan
  • Works Quickly

Cons

  • Feels Greasy or Heavy

Best Uses

  • Body

Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

The idea is great however, the texture and the wait are not so great. The product is thick and is a little tedious when applying.

 
4.0

Best self-tanner I've tried!

By AC

from Ithaca, NY

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Creates Even Tan
  • Doesn't Clog Pores
  • Dries Quickly
  • Easy To Apply
  • Minimal odor
  • Natural Tan
  • Not Greasy
  • Works Quickly

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Body

    Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

    This is far and away the best self-tanner I've used. Because you use it before showering, the odor is really minimal. I do leave it on for closer to an hour before showering to get the results I like and I use it a couple of times a week to maintain a light bronze tan.

     
    5.0

    Looked realistic even on a fair ginger

    By BeachGinger

    from Orlando, FL

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Creates Even Tan
    • Doesn't Clog Pores
    • Dries Quickly
    • Easy To Apply
    • Natural Tan
    • Not Greasy
    • Works Quickly

    Cons

    • Fades Quickly

    Best Uses

    • Body

    Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

    I've used many self-tanners over the years because I am an spf 100 type, and I like this one the best. I'm extremely fair, and this one looked even on my skin, natural, and didn't stain my clothes. I noticed a very faint odor a few hours after applying, but nothing like other tanners. My husband, who doesn't like fake tans because of the strange color they've turned me in the past, commented that he really liked the color.

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I like the product

    By RC

    from LA CA

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Creates Even Tan
    • Easy To Apply
    • Natural Tan

    Cons

    • Uneven Fade

    Best Uses

      Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

      Creates a nice subtle tan over time. Best thing about it is that you wash it off and it doesn't stink like all other tanning lotions.

       
      4.0

      Even, natural looking ltan

      By Sarah D

      from Pittsburgh, PA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Creates Even Tan
      • Doesn't Clog Pores
      • Easy To Apply
      • Natural Tan
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

      • Needs a few applications

      Best Uses

      • Body
      • Daily Use
      • Face

      Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

      I really love that it's an organic, cruelty free product! It doesn't smell terrible, but not great either. It leaves nice even color, and it's not orange! You can see a small change after the first use but it does take several applications to get a good color. However, I think it's because of the buildable color that keeps it from getting streaky and it appears natural. It's a quick 10 minutes, but it does stay tacky the whole time.

      (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Grew on me

      By dreamingofbrasil

      from Canyon Country, CA

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Creates Even Tan
      • Doesn't Clog Pores
      • Easy To Apply
      • Works Quickly

      Cons

      • Fades Quickly

      Best Uses

      • Body

      Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

      The first two times I used this I wasn't "digging" the whole process, can't even remember what was it that I didn't like. But after that it kind of grew on me and now I really like the idea. I do reach for it more often than for my Jergen's bronze express mousse. I am almost done with my first tube, plan on trying the Vita Liberata version next, and if that one doesn't win me over, will be back to this to repurchase on regular basis.

      Pros - application is fast and easy, no issues/challenges there. No streaking or patchiness, develops very evenly and nicely. Impressively deep color after only one application - I am naturally medium complexion so not everything has a good color payoff on me, this one came out just enough dark. Odor when developing isn't horrible, I find Jergens products much worse in that aspect. I also recommend using a scented lotion after you shower to mask the scent. Also use a mitt, though instructions don't say it; my rule of thumb is unless it's one of those new tanner types you use on wet skin in the shower (currently testing the St. Tropez one, will be trying the Jergens one next), I always use a mitt, no matter if it's cream/lotion, mousse, or liquid. Doesn't transfer, not during the pre-shower stage, nor after the shower.

      Cons - fades rather fast, I'd say 3-4 days max.

      Bottom line - highly recommend giving this a try. I really do think it's a much more convenient way to self tan than with more traditional products. Side note about folks complaining not enough product in the tube - I have gotten 5 full body applications, 3 full leg applications, and probably have one more full body left in it; IMO that's not bad.

      (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      Extremely light tan color.

      By kenaikrafter

      from Alaska

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Ineffective

      Best Uses

      • Body

      Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

      Followed directions exactly. The 'tan' color was so light/slight that it was not worth the effort.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great GRADUAL tan

      By Emily

      from Virginia

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Creates Even Tan
      • Doesn't Clog Pores
      • Dries Quickly
      • Easy To Apply
      • Natural Tan
      • Not Greasy
      • Works Quickly

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Body
        • Daily Use
        • Face

        Comments about NKD SKN Pre-Shower Gradual Tan Lotion:

        I love this for a nice, even, natural looking tan. But it is definitely GRADUAL, so if you're looking to become 2 shades darker over night this is not for you. I use it every other day before I shower until I reach my desired color, then I start to use it once a week to maintain my color. The only thing I would change is how much product comes in one container, I can only get like 5 uses out of it, but the product itself is amazing. As the tan develops though, you do have that "fake tan" smell, but I don't mind it.

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