July 6th, 2015 at 2:00am

Nothing says summer like a perfect tan. However, keeping your skin sun-kissed isn’t the easiest thing to accomplish, especially if you aren’t blessed with a naturally tan complexion. So what’s a girl to do? Obviously, lying in a tanning bed is a definite no and keeping up with spray tans can be expensive. Not to mention, even sitting out in the sun without proper protection can damage your skin, because wrinkles and even lead to cancer. Don’t worry, you don’t have to sacrifice your health for a bronzed look anymore!

Sometimes the most important part of your look isn’t the clothes that you put on, but the products you use on your skin. Self-tanner completes this Fashionista’s look to make her look ready for the summer weather. Not to mention, it’s the best way to show off your skin! To get a perfectly bronzed complexion, there are so many types of products you can use. There are lotions, liquids and face bronzers that work great, but the most important thing is having exfoliated skin.

This Fashionista proves that you can look tan and also do it the safe way! With the beauty world changing constantly and always coming out with the next best product, self-tanners aren’t their stereotype anymore. Say goodbye to those orange palms and hello to a beautiful glow instead! When you look closely at her skin you can see that she has little flecks of gold from a tanning lotion that she uses daily. This lotion attracts light because of the sparkles and has a subtle bronze that doesn’t make her look orange. The best part of a self-tanner is that it washes off when you shower. This makes the color non-committal in case you put it on too dark.

Don’t you want to look like this Fashionista? She looks like she just stepped off the beach to go out and have a great time with her friends. Her outfit would look incomplete without her healthy faux glow!

What’s on the BEAUTY BAR? To get this look, search for a self-tanner that you are comfortable with, weather that be a liquid, a lotion or even tanning mists! There are so many options to try, but don’t forget to exfoliate and use an application mitt to make sure the color is even throughout!