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L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion

L'Oréal

Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion

Medium Natural Tan

Item #: 2094698 Size: 5.0 oz

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This tinted self-tanning lotion gives your skin instant color and a rich tan that will develop in a matter of hours. Formulated with Vitamin E and AHA's to give skin a smooth and youthful texture.
Apply to clean skin, massaging with both hands until absorbed. Enjoy an instant bronze glow while your sunless tan develops. Use sparingly around ankles, knees and elbows. Wash hands thoroughly after use. Use daily until you have achieved the desired level of tan, and then apply 1-2 times a week. Avoid immediate contact with hair and clothing. Allow several minutes before getting dressed.

Precautions: 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.
Water, Propylene Glycol, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dipropylene Glycol, Dihydroxyacetone, Alcohol Denat., Sodium Chloride, Caramel, PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone, Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Fragrance, C12-15 Alkyl Lactate, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Tocopherol, Yellow No. 6, Red No. 33.

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L'OréalSublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion
 
4.1

(based on 336 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (204)
  • Dries quickly (193)
  • Creates even tan (185)
  • Natural tan (185)
  • Works quickly (181)

Cons

  • Bad odor (37)
  • Uneven fade (25)
  • Uneven tan (25)
  • Fades (19)
  • Unnatural color (16)

Best Uses

  • Body (206)
  • Daily use (85)
  • Face (76)
  • Quick-fix (62)
  • On-the-go (7)
    • Commitment To Color:
    • Semi-permanent (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (132), Brand buyer (108), Beauty conscious (5)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (10), 10 minutes (8)

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1.0

Awful

By Ashley

from Fargo, ND

Pros

  • Dries Quickly

Cons

  • Uneven Fade
  • Uneven Tan
  • Unnatural Color

Best Uses

    Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

    Awful will never buy again

     
    4.0

    Start every April with tan legs

    By Jeannine

    from Buffalo NY

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Body
      • Daily Use

      Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

      I start using this on arms and legs every April. Gives a nice glow, gets rid of that ghostly white winter look. As I get more natural color I use it to even out or add a bit of shimmer. Watning,it does contain super fine shimmer. Some may mot like the scent, but its my go-to every spring

       
      2.0

      Just ok

      By Heather

      from MI

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Bad Odor
        • Uneven Tan

        Best Uses

        • Face
        • Quick-Fix

        Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

        Not dark enough, uneven, just ok.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Love this

        By Mich69

        from Georgia

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Creates Even Tan
        • Easy To Apply
        • Natural Tan

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Body

          Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

          I mix this with any regular self tan lotion . It leaves a shimmer which i love. Boost reg tan lotion in my opinion.

          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Would not recommend

          By Sarah

          from Winnipeg, MB Canada

          Pros

            Cons

            • Contains FDA
            • Rash

            Best Uses

              Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

              I've been tanning for years, done spray tans... And i have nice skin which is not sensitive. I used this product 2 days in a row, woke up this morning to shower with my skin burning. I look in the mirror and see a red burn rash on the back of my legs. Looked online and lots of people experience this, due to a chemical FDA. Do not recommend

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              20 years of sunless tanning...

              By Starboard75

              from Charlotte, NC

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Body
                • Face

                Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

                I've tried many sunless tanning products over the course of 20 years. L'Oreal came out with this product in a gelee product first, which I used religiously until the lotion was developed. The medium shade works well, and can be built up, but for faster results, go straight to the Deep shade. I always apply lotion over the product once it dries as my skin is typically dry. Must keep applying lotion if you want to extend the life of the product as dryness will cause it to fade more quickly and unevenly. Takes about 6 hours to fully develop and the scent is not as off-putting as some others I've tried. You MUST scrub your hands, wrists, and between fingers after applying. In my opinion, the only product better than a professional spray tan.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                the best!

                By Shelly

                from Livonia MI

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Creates Even Tan
                • Doesn't Clog Pores
                • Dries Quickly
                • Easy To Apply
                • Evens out uneven skin tones
                • Natural Tan
                • Not Greasy
                • Works Quickly

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Body
                  • Daily Use
                  • Face

                  Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

                  I've used many products like this in my price range, 8-$15 range and this is the best, best coverage, love the glitter, dries my skin just a little but if I have choices, this is always the one I pick in the price range.

                   
                  5.0

                  Love, Love, Love this product

                  By Nothing

                  from Chicago

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Body
                    • Face

                    Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

                    Use it all the time

                     
                    4.0

                    No bad, easy to use. No streaking.

                    By Byn

                    from Providence Rhode Island

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dries Quickly
                    • Easy To Apply

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Body
                      • Daily Use

                      Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

                      Easy to use just be careful around elbows, knees and ankles.

                      (14 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Best Product Ever!!!

                      By Mandy76

                      from Liverpool, NY

                      Comments about L'Oréal Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion:

                      I have been using this since at least 2005. It is the best self tanning product on the market. Dries quickly and looks natural. I use it on my body a couple of days a week on my face everyday. It is a great primer! Keeps my make up in place and looks the same at the end of the day. I honestly do not know what I would do without this product. I am 40 years old and I feel like I do not even look my age. I contribute to using this product daily!

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                      • Q:

                        If I apply at night and shower the morning after to avoid streaking and stickyness will this wash off completely? should I just rinse and avoid the soap completely?
                        Asked on 4/12/2017 by amsmith2 from chester, pa

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Amsmith2! After 6-8 hours you may shower as you normally do. You can easily prolong the life of your fake tan for up to two weeks by making sure your skin is always moisturized, and using a cleanser that does not contain retinols or salicylic acid.

                          Answered on 4/12/2017 by Brand Expert from L Oreal Paris
                      • Q:

                        Does it give u a tan over time? Or is it a one day use that goes away with wash???
                        Asked on 4/10/2017 by Funky monkey from Carrollton, TX

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Funky Monkey! Our Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion will not go away with wash. You can use this self tanner daily until you have achieved the desired level of tan, and then apply 1-2 times a week to maintain the tan. It instantly gives you a beautiful bronzed color with a hint of shimmer.

                          Answered on 4/13/2017 by Brand Expert from L Oreal Paris
                      • Q:

                        How do I remove from my hands? I wash them right after application but my hands remain orange.
                        Asked on 2/26/2017 by Linda from Boston ma

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Linda! We're sorry to hear about your experience with our Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion. Our self tanning products do not have any type of dye in them so the color will be able to wash out. You can try to use any moisturizer, let it sit on your hands for about 15-20 minutes, then rinse under lukewarm water. Use a washcloth to dry you hands. We hope this helps!

                          Answered on 2/28/2017 by L'Oreal Consumer Care from L Oreal Paris
                      • Q:

                        Is there a color guards? Like can u see where u already applied it when you are putting it on?
                        Asked on 2/22/2017 by Hope from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Hope! Our Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion does have a bronze tint that allows you to see where to lotion has been applied. To use:apply to clean skin, massaging with both hands until absorbed. Enjoy an instant bronze glow while your sunless tan develops. Use sparingly around ankles, knees and elbows. Wash hands thoroughly after use. Use daily until you have achieved the desired level of tan, and then apply 1-2 times a week. Avoid immediate contact with hair and clothing. Allow several minutes before getting dressed.

                          Answered on 2/22/2017 by Brand Expert from L Oreal Paris
                      • Q:

                        Can you use this on your face?
                        Asked on 12/15/2016 by Ocean from Florida

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          The Sublime Bronze Tinted Self Tanning Lotion can be used on both the face and the body.

                          Answered on 12/19/2016 by Brand Expert from L Oreal Paris
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