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St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse

St. Tropez

Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse

Item #: 2285145 Size: 6.7 oz

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Control your depth of tan with St. Tropez's most advanced formula yet for a natural, healthy looking tan that lasts for days. Wait just 1 hour before showering for a light sunkissed glow, 2 hours for a medium golden tan, or leave on for up to 3 hours for a deeper, darker bronze, to suit your skin tone.

Key Benefits:
  • No self tan smell, with St. Tropez's new mood-boosting fragrance
  • Streak-free and easy to apply
  • Quick-drying and non-sticky, with no transfer
  • Ultra-hydrating with even fade
Sophie's Pro Tips: Make sure waxing is completed 24 hours prior to any self-tan application to ensure a perfect even finish. Use a wet cleansing wipe/cloth immediately after self-tan application to prevent unwanted staining on the nails and palms. Decide which shade you require by showering within the first three hours. TOP TIP - When you take your first shower, just rinse and refrain from using any shower/bath products.


 

Step 1: Exfoliate 24 hours prior to use. Immediately prior to application, moisturize any dry areas including elbows, knees, ankles and feet. Step 2: For best results, apply using St. Tropez Tan Applicator Mitt in long sweeping motions, starting at the ankles and working your way up. Then for your back, turn the mitt back to front and start applying in the same way. Ensure all areas are covered before lightly gliding any excess tan from the Mitt over your hands and feet. Step 3: Wait until touch dry before getting dressed. Step 4: Allow 1, 2 or 3 hours depending on your desired shade, before showering to reveal your developed tan. Your tan will then continue to develop for up to 8 hours. Step 5: To prolong and maintain your tan, moisturize daily, exfoliate regularly and reapply as desired.
Aqua (Water), Dihydroxyacetone, Caramel, Propylene Glycol, Ethoxydiglycol, Glycerin, PPG-5-Ceteth-20, Decyl Glucoside, Phenoxyethanol, Melanin, Parfum (Fragrance), Hydroxyethylcellulose, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Sodium Metabisulfite, Ethylhexylglycerin, Linalool, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Alpha-isomethyl Ionone, Potassium Sorbate, Citric Acid, CI 14700 (Red 4), CI 19140 (Yellow 5), CI 42090 (Blue 1).

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St. TropezSelf Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse
 
4.4

(based on 80 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Creates even tan (51)
  • Easy to apply (51)
  • Natural tan (50)
  • Dries quickly (42)
  • Works quickly (41)

Cons

  • Bad odor (8)
  • Fades (6)
  • Uneven tan (6)
  • Uneven fade (5)
  • Doesn't work (4)

Best Uses

  • Body (51)
  • Face (16)
  • Quick-fix (13)
  • Weekly use (12)
  • Daily use (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (33), Budget shopper (28)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (5), 30 minutes (5)

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

The ONLY Self Tanner I use

By Jessica Marie

from Coast of NC

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Creates Even Tan
  • Doesn't Clog Pores
  • Easy To Apply
  • Fades Evenly
  • Lasts Longer Than Other Self Tanners
  • Natural Tan
  • Works Quickly

Cons

  • Slightly Sticky At First

Best Uses

  • Body
  • Face
  • Weekly Use

Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

I shower, shave, and exfoliate. Hop out of the shower and put some non-scented lotion on my knees, elbows, ankles/feet, and hands. I use the mitt to apply all over (including a light layer on my face) then I leave it on for about 3-4 hours. I rinse off in the shower (no soap) and go to bed. The next morning I take a regular shower and make sure to MOISTURIZE (daily). My tan looks great for about 5 days before it starts to fade! Highly recommend!!

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best self-tanner ever!

By Sheree

from Florida

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Body

    Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

    This self tanner is amazing! I've tried lots of tanners over the years and this was great. It goes on easily, doesn't smell bad (at first) and is a natural and amazing looking tan! It dries quickly and you can easily tell where it's being applied. It's lasted me almost a week now and it still looks good. Totally recommend!!

     
    1.0

    Would not buy again

    By Keely

    from Chicago

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Fades Quickly
      • Ineffective
      • Uneven Fade
      • Uneven Tan

      Best Uses

      • Body

      Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

      Was uneven and faded away right away

       
      5.0

      Love this product

      By Stacey M

      from Tallahassee

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Bad Odor

      Best Uses

      • Body

      Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

      Easy to use, and dries in 20 minutes. A little goes a long way, it will be sticky if you use too much!

       
      4.0

      I would definitely buy this product again

      By Megean

      from Seguin, Tx

      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

      • Bad Odor

      Best Uses

      • Body

      Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

      Love this product creates an amazing tan. It doesn't smell at first but the longer you leavi it on the more you can smell it, but it's not super bad. I leave the products over night.

       
      5.0

      I will buy again

      By Nita

      from Bakersfield ca

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Fades Quickly

      Best Uses

      • Body
      • Quick-Fix

      Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

      Before a great event

       
      5.0

      Love it !!

      By Emma

      from El dorado hills

      About Me Brand Buyer

      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

        Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

        Love it !!! Just make sure you get every spot and maybe have someone help get your back!

         
        5.0

        Best self tan product I've tried so far

        By Jrotter

        from Aurora, CO

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Body
          • Face

          Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

          I love that this is tinted, so one can see where they've applied - and not. This makes it easy to ensure one's got full coverage.

           
          5.0

          Loving this product

          By Alissa

          from Sanford, fl

          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

            Best Uses

            • Body
            • Face
            • Quick-Fix

            Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

            It was my first time self tanning and i was worried but this gives such a natural color and is so easy to apply!

             
            5.0

            Awesome!

            By Rob

            from Mt Pleasant

            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

              Best Uses

              • Body

              Comments about St. Tropez Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse:

              My favorite sales person recommended this because she uses it. It WORKS!

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              • Q:

                Hi. Would it be okay to apply the St Tropez Mousse prior to going to bed, and then rinse off in the shower in the morning?
                Asked on 4/7/2017 by Cleo from San Clemente, CA

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, many people do this! :-) Just allow a few minutes for your skin to totally dry before hopping into bed to avoid any transfer onto sheets.

                  Answered on 4/11/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                Can I use sunscreen over it prior to washing bronzer off?
                Asked on 4/1/2017 by Titi from Palm Springs

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  We recommend to allow your tan to fully develop prior to showering, moisturizing, or applying sunscreen.

                  Answered on 4/6/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                After you let the product develop for the recommended 1-3 hours then rise the excess, does sweating heavily effect the tan such as streaking?
                Asked on 3/28/2017 by Caz from Waco, TX

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  After you've allowed your tan to fully develop, sweating won't have any adverse effect. No streaks! :-)

                  Answered on 4/6/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                While this product is processing on your body for 1-3 hours, can you put clothes on or sit on furniture? Or do you literally have to be in a bikini standing up for 1-3 hours?
                Asked on 2/1/2017 by Kayla from Portland, OR

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Allow a few minutes for the mousse to fully absorb into your skin prior to getting dressed - no need to wait the full 1-3 hours. :-)

                  Answered on 3/20/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                Will this express be the same color darkness as the original version of dark mousse after 3 hours? Or is it still classic bronze even after 3 hours? Thanks. (I want the darker color)
                Asked on 1/26/2017 by Maria from NJ

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  If you'd like a darker tan, we recommend leaving Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse on for 3 hours to allow your tan to fully develop to its deepest, darkest bronze.

                  Answered on 3/20/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                I recently purchased express advanced bronzing mousse and have some questions. First when it says to rinse off after desired hour do I was with soap like I normally would in the shower? Also how often should I exfoliate as other products I've used said doing so stripes away the tan? Can I use lotion everyday with the tanning product? Lastly how often do you think the tanning lotion should be applied to maintain color?
                Asked on 1/26/2017 by Heather from Warwick,ri

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  1. Yes, shower as you normally would to rinse off the mousse.
                  2. Exfoliating your skin after your tan develops might affect the life span of your tan, but you can maintain your tan by reapplying the mousse every 3 days or as frequently as desired.
                  3. Yes, we recommend moisturizing your skin daily after your tan develops to help maintain your tan. We suggest using the Tan Optimiser Body Moisturiser for best results.
                  4. You can maintain your tan by reapplying the mousse every 3 days or as frequently as desired.

                  Answered on 3/20/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                what is the difference between the express advanced bronzing self tanner mousse and the classic bronzing mousse??? I am extremely pale and need something that will look natural.
                Asked on 1/22/2017 by heather from warwick, ri

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Self Tan Classic Bronzing Mousse features a traditional formula and mode of application, while Self Tan Express Advanced Bronzing Mousse allows you to control your depth of tan, for a light sunkissed glow in just 1 hour, or leave on for up to 3 hours for a deeper, darker bronze, to suit your skin tone. We would suggest this formula, as it gives you more control over your depth of color. :-)

                  Answered on 1/23/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                This really is the best self tanner I have ever used! Getting ready to use again...I used it a few days ago but am going on a trip and would like to tan again. Do I exfoliate again and will it still come out even.
                Asked on 10/3/2016 by Beadorable from South Florida

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, it's always a good idea to exfoliate prior to application - that way, you can ensure smooth, even results! :-) We are so glad you're loving it!

                  Answered on 10/6/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                Is this tinted ?
                Asked on 8/9/2016 by Tracy

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, it features a tint so you can see where you are applying it.

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

                Does this product have an expiration date? Will the can I bought last summer still work this year?
                Asked on 6/26/2016 by Maddie from Chicago, US

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  On the back of your mousse bottle, you will see a symbol where it shows a sign indicating 12M. So the product will last for 12 months once opened. Unopened, it will last forever as long as the product has been stored in a cool, dry place at a consistent temperature. Once opened and exposed to oxygen, the product will be at its best for 12 months.

                  Answered on 8/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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