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Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector & Mitt

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TarteMaracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector
 
4.4

(based on 58 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Non-greasy (29)
  • Lightweight (23)
  • Moisturizes (23)
  • Smells great (17)
  • Softens skin (15)

Cons

  • Heavy (4)

Best Uses

  • Uneven skin tone (22)
  • Daily use (18)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (10)
  • Sensitive skin (8)
  • On-the-go (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (29), Survivalist / minimalist (6), Beauty expert (5), Brand buyer (5), Budget shopper (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (6)
    • Skin Type:
    • Normal (18), Combination (14), Dry (9), Oily (3)

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5.0

good product

By work from home

from West Virginia

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective
  • Goes On Even

Cons

    Best Uses

    • On-the-go

    Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

    I put it on after I shower, wait for it to dry, and I am good to go. Looks natural and flattering on all skin tones, comes with a mitt, very satisfied.

     
    5.0

    This!

    By Shannon

    from Columbus

    Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

    I put a dab of this on my arm at the store and instantly fell in love. I didn't even know the price, I just knew I had to have it! I love using it on my legs when wearing shorts or a dress. It blends in nice with my skin, evens out my skin tone and makes my skin appear flawless! It says it is matte but it does have a sheen to it as it sparkles s little in the right light, but I don't mind it:)

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Natural looking

    By Taylor

    from Windham. CT

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Effective

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • On-the-go

      Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

      I use a self tanner weekly on my whole body but my for arms and lowers legs never take the color as well as the rest of my body. I use this product to give those lighter areas an extra boost of color. This product lasts all day and looks natural on my fair skin. It does need to be blended well as the product is thick. I also have dry skin year round so moisturizing before I apply prevents and mild patchiness as the day goes on.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Love that it is waterproof

      By Em

      from Greenville, SC

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Doesn't Transfer
      • Self Tanner

      Cons

      • Doesn't Cover Enough

      Best Uses

      • A Night Out
      • First Couple Day At Beach
      • Pool Time

      Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

      Bought this to cover some scars on my legs and this product did help but it is not a body makeup that it is described in some places. Although it is a great self tanner and easy to apply and it is a beautiful color and blends well

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      I would buy this product again!

      By Daisygirl

      from North Carolina

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Effective
      • Smells Great
      • Stains My Washclothes

      Cons

      • Stains Clothing

      Best Uses

      • Cover Vericose Veins
      • Weekly Use
      • Women

      Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

      makes your skin feel very soft. that's nice.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 10 Minutes

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Blah

      By Courtnn

      from Tacoma, WA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Evens Tan
      • Good for sensitive skin
      • Smooths skin

      Cons

      • Has Glitter
      • Not Very Dark
      • Temporary

      Best Uses

      • Even Out Tan

      Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

      Product is OK for evening out a naturally odd tan but it is not a self tanner. More akin to body make up. Also, it's supposed to me matte but it has GLITTER in it.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 10 Minutes

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Really is amazing

      By Late bloomer

      from Hendersonville Tn

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Good Value
      • Lightweight
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Men
        • On-the-go
        • Women

        Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

        This did not rub off and stain my clothes, ect. I normally never review a product. My philosophy is I am not doing free advertising. I made an exception with this product, because it really does give a glow, and is easy to apply. I decided that I want other women to enjoy this too; I think you'll like it!

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 1+ Hour

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Quality sunless tanner

        By Celeste

        from Glendale, WI

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Quality Ingredients
        • Smells Great

        Cons

        • Higher On The Cost Scale

        Best Uses

        • On-the-go

        Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

        Great for whenever you want some instant color without the negative effects of the sun or tanning beds. Has ingredients that are good for your skin.

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 30 Minutes

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Love this product!

        By MsGreen

        from Knoxville, TN

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value
        • Lightweight
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

            I bought this last summer after trying it at Ulta. I couldn't believe how natural it looked! I was hooked. I've used it over my self tanner and it blends perfectly. It does not budge with water. I've actually showered quickly and it stayed on unless I scrubbed with soap and water. It made my legs look so smooth. I've used on my arms occasionally but mostly my legs. My skin is oily but I even tried it on my face and the color was so pretty. It's very smooth and never orange. If you are looking for a quick bit of color this is your best bet! Use it alone or over your self tanner. You'll love it!!!

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes

            (25 of 27 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Pale Girl and White Short Approved!

            By Jo E.

            from Las Vegas, NV

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Effective
            • Good Value
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting
            • Streak-free

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Blur Imperfections
              • Daily Use
              • Evens skin tone

              Comments about Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector:

              This very pale girl was prepping for her vacation when she realized that her ultra white legs might frighten fellow beach-goers. GASP! I needed a sunless asnwer and I needed it fast. After heavy research I scooped up Tarte's waterproof body perfector.
              It looked far too dark for my light skin at first, but as I rubbed it in a beautiful glow developed, flawlessly blurring any veins or hair follicles that may or may not have tarnished my wondrous stems only seconds before. After rejoicing in my underwear for approximately the length of one Taylor Swift song, and admiring my orange-free instant-tan, I jumped into my white shorts and spent the day constantly checking my crotch for some sort of bronzed chaffing situation. To my surprise, it never happened, truly the stuff of miracles. It even stayed on throughout the shower (I did not exfoliate or shave) and my legs were still beautifully bronze the following day, as I lounged around my house, binge-watching OITNB. I saw the pizza dude check out my legs, I think he was really impressed with the effectiveness of the product.
              *exfoliate thoroughly prior to use
              *apply to one area at a time (calf, then thigh…) *let dry completely after applying
              *do not use towel or washcloth to remove, as you will have completely destroyed said linen, use loofa or sponge
              *show off those amazing legs and bask in all your gorgeous wonder, because you look good, reeeaaallly good.

              • My Beauty Routine Takes:
              • 30 Minutes

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              • Q:

                Chlorine- water proof???
                Asked on 6/19/2015 by Palepartygirl

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  This product is waterproof and washes off with soap and water.

                  Answered on 6/19/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Hi! I purchased this product at Ulta, and the color said Park ave. Princess. The sales women actually took it off the shelf so I didn't notice the color until I got home. Does it come in other shades as well. If so, how many? Thanks in advance.
                Asked on 6/11/2015 by Nail gal from West palm beach, FL

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  This product is available in one universal shade; Park Ave Princess is Tarte's signature bronze shade.

                  Answered on 6/16/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Does this product work well on dark (African American) skin?
                Asked on 6/3/2015 by Product junkie

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  The Body Perfector works well on most skin tones. To ensure it is the right shade for you, we recommend visiting your nearest ULTA Beauty store to test the product:
                  http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                  Answered on 6/5/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Is the product water proof... Like when you go swimming will it stay on...
                Asked on 5/23/2015 by Mayi Rivas from ID, Pocatello

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  This product is waterproof and washes off with soap and water.

                  Answered on 5/27/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Why do some people say this product comes off on clothes and sheets? Also, how do I know which product to use. They both sound good.
                Asked on 5/13/2015 by jart

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  If you allow the product to absorb for at least 30 seconds after application before dressing or before going to bed, it should not transfer onto clothing or sheets.

                  This product (Body Perfector) is a temporary product that washes off with soap and water, while the Brazilliance Skin Rejuvenating Maracuja Face and Body Self Tanner is a self tanning product that provides a lasting tan for a few days (does not wash off).

                  Answered on 5/13/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Being that this comes off with soap and water, I'm guessing this is a temporary tan...? So this is not a product that you would continue to use to "build-up" color.. ?
                Asked on 4/26/2015 by OohDarling from Sarasota, FL

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  You can layer as you apply for more opaque color. Yes, this product washes off upon showering/bathing with soap & water.

                  How to Use-
                  Dispense a generous amount of mararcuja rainforest glow and apply to one body part at a time (adding more as needed). Blend with fingers until the sheer bronze color is even. Allow body perfector to absorb for at least 30 seconds before dressing. Simply wash off your temporary tan with soap and water.

                  Answered on 4/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
              • Q:

                Can you use this to cover self-tanners that have started to fade or that are getting blotchy? Or should you only apply to skin without self-tanner on it? Thank you.
                Asked on 4/15/2015 by cupcake

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  Great question! You can absolutely use the Body Perfector to even out your self tan. It will perform beautifully in this capacity! :-)

                  Answered on 4/16/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
              • Q:

                How does this product compare the the self tanner? Also is it similar to Perfekt's matte perfecting gel? I love the perfecting gel and want a product similar to it.
                Asked on 11/27/2014 by Sara C.

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  The Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector is a matte, waterproof formula that feels more like a cream; the Brazilliance Skin Rejuvenating Maracuja Face and Body Self Tanner has more of a gel texture that is buildable with multiple uses. They both leave an easy, streak-free golden bronze tan with help of the applicator mitt.

                  Answered on 12/1/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
              • Q:

                Does it cover scars? I have light colored surgical scars with tan skin. The scars are flat but look like lines.
                Asked on 8/24/2014 by Kw from Orlando

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  Yes, Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector helps blur the look of scars.

                  Answered on 8/27/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
              • Q:

                Does this product cover sun or age spots?
                Asked on 7/2/2014 by Tam from South Carolina

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  Yes, this product helps to mask uneven skin tone including sun and age spots. It features buildable coverage.

                  Answered on 7/7/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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