5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

Who doesn’t love using a brand new bronzer? It makes your skin look like you’ve just returned a beach-side resort, and it’s super quick and easy to apply without even a brush. Rather than searching for a different bronzer for your individual skin tone, below are a few options which suit everyone’s skin.

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Bourjois Delice de Soleil Bronzing Powder, $13.50

One of the best bronzers you can find in any drugstore is by French cosmetics brand, Bourjois. The delicious chocolate formula makes it a delight to apply all over the face, or simply use with a contour brush and sweep onto the cheekbones for a chiseled look.

5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

Rimmel Sunshimmer Maxi Bronzing Powder, $19.95

Made for serious sun-lovers, Rimmel Sunshimmer is a huge bronzer which works well for both the face and body. The illuminating light shimmers are perfect for contouring, or simply adding colour to the skin. Dust lightly over your chest and collarbones for extra colour before a night out.

5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

Too Faced Chocolate Soleil Medium/Deep Matte Bronzer, $39

If you want a bronzer which is completely matte, the Chocolate Soleil formula certainly ticks all the boxes. You only need a sweep of the product to bring colour to your complexion, and carry in your purse for those quick touch-ups!

5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

Nars Laguna, $49

Loved by makeup artists, YouTube guru’s and basically every other makeup fiend in the world, Laguna is the perfect bronzer for every skin tone. The warm brown tone isn’t too overwhelming on a lighter complexion, and is definitely build-able if you really want to bronze your skin.

5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

Clarins Bronzing Duo, $58

With two tones in this handy palette, Clarins have created on of the only bronzing powders which includes an added SPF. Lightly dust your collarbone with the darker shade, and use the lighter shade over your forehead and cheeks.

5 Bronzers For All Skin Types

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November 30, 2014

Luxe To Less: Best Subtle Fake Bakes (For A Hint Of Bronze)

It may still be a little cold outside but spring will be in the air in no time. And with it will come parties, racedays, events and let’s not forget wedding/engagement party season. While you’d be forgiven for having skin so pale that it’s almost transparent, nothing sets off a gorgeous gown, festive frock or simple sundress like a hint of golden glowing skin. Here are some of our fave fake bakes and bronzing powders that won’t break the bank:

Under $60

Benefit Cosmetics Hoola, $55

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Benefit Hoola is a bronzing powder which gives a healthy, natural-looking tan to the complexion. It comes complete with a soft, natural-bristle cheek brush.

Under $40

Bloom Bronzing Powder, $35

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Bloom’s Bronzing Powder is the perfect shade for creating a radiant, sunkissed glow. Made from an exquisite blend of finely milled silk powder, purified talc and glistening mica. This oil-free, non-comodogenic formula is also infused with lavender essential oil.

Under $30

La Mav Sunkissed Bronzer, $29.95

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La Mav Sunkissed Bronzer provides a beautiful natural sun-kissed glow to your skin all year round. Perfect for contouring facial features especially cheekbones nose and chin. Simply buff the Bronzer with La Mav Vegan Kabuki Brush on a desired area.


Under $15

ModelCo Natural Tan Self-Tan Lotion, $14.95

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ModelCo Natural Tan Lotion is a self-tan lotion that leaves skin golden, bronzed and moisturised. The tanning lotion has been formulated with antioxidant-rich sweet almond oil, coconut oil, macadamia oil, cocoa butter, goji berries and aloe vera, along with sugar-based DHA to deliver a fast-acting golden colour that won’t dry out the skin.

July 28, 2014