I Bought It Affiliate Links I’m mostly English and Irish, which means that despite the smattering of Potawatomi Indian in my blood, I’m very fair complected. I gave up on laying out years ago, I don’t seem to change color at all in the sun. I might burn a little, and I’ll develop clumpy freckles that are unflattering (no, they are not the cute smatterings of freckles. These are big clumps that from more than…

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Product Sent for Review I’m not even sure how many times I’ve mentioned the Beautisol Tea Tan Bronzer since they sent it to me for review. It’s a lot. Most recently with a slew of other Beautisol products in my best ways to glow this summer post yesterday. Beautisol’s Tea Tan is a temporary bronzer. This stuff is basically bulletproof. Ok, maybe not, but it really doesn’t budge, smear and it doesn’t matter if I…

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I Bought it Myself While I claim to have embraced my pale, in the summer months I do yearn for a little bit of a tan. Not a lot, just enough that wearing a dress or shorts isn’t embarrassing due to how bright white my legs are. Also, any help covering up bruises (I’m a big klutz) and making the hair that is still under the surface of my skin (dark hair and white legs=…

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I Bought it Myself If you’re a fan of 15 Minute Beauty on Facebook, you may have noticed that I was excited about Josie Maran’s Sunless Tanning Body Wash. I’m a pale girl, and I’ve embraced that, but really by default. I can spend a ton of time laying out, but the only thing that happens to my skin tone is that I get some random clumps of freckles, which look like dirt from more…

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While I’m well acquainted with fighting areas of hyperpigmentation (remember that whole series I did on my melasma with weekly photo updates on how Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective was working?), I’m not so good with the self-tanning. I embraced the pale long ago, and I fully admit that I’m not speedy enough at application to regularly self-tan. So, as soon as I got Amy’s question, I ran to my friend Sinead Norenius! Sinead is a total…

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