Dove - Summer Glow Gradual Self Tan Body Lotion
Summer Glow Gradual Self Tan Body Lotion
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Dove Summer Glow Gradual Self Tan Body Lotion is infused with intense moisturisers to pamper and nourish dry skin, whilst providing you with a subtle self-tanning agent. The formula is gentle and builds up a natural looking tan day by day. Available in fair-to-medium and medium-to-dark.
- $7.36 / $10.52 / $17.89
- Pack size:
- 250mL / 400mL / 700mL
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Rating: Mar 16, 2015 4:22pm
Used this to see what colour I would go to for my deb and I loved it. Was natural and made my skin very smooth.
Rating: Mar 4, 2015 5:02pm
Reliable Budget Tanner
I've been using this for years and will keep using it.
Produces a nice even and realistic colour. Spreads really easily and is great for evening out colour when I have used my darker, more hardcore tanning product first. I find it a little greasy on application, but it's worth putting up with it for a good colour. Good value for money.
Exfoliate before application and maintain after with moisturiser.
Rating: Feb 7, 2015 12:54pm
Nice natural colour but doesn't dry
This is a really good gradual tanner in the sense the colour you achieve is great, however, it just doesn't soak in on my skin leaving a fine residue all over me. Half an hour later I pat myself dry with a towel and redress. But, the colour is so nice and natural and after a few days I noticed my skin is not dry and noticeably soft/smooth. Maybe others don't have the drying issue but it's a deal beaker for me unfortunately.
Rating: Feb 5, 2015 6:33pm
Decent but can become streaky and smelly
Used to use this before moving on to Le Tan.
Decent product which produces a tan quite quickly, but it easily streaks and looks too orange. Furthermore, while the smell is quite coconut-like, it seeps into everything - my bed sheets and blankets begin to smell like it and don't even get me started on how overwhelming the smell becomes when you sweat a bit.
Winter time when you won't sweat
Rating: Jan 21, 2015 4:57pm
When I used this I actually have no idea if I used it properly but I actually sparkled. Like the Cullen Vampire Clan sparkles. I did like the end result but how do people even tan their back? I don't know.
Read the instructions. Follow them. Try not to get streaks.
Already tanned/darkening skin.
Rating: Nov 26, 2014 9:53pm
Nice product for a great price!
I have been using this product for a few years now and I just love it. I am naturally quite pale and I wanted something that gave me a nice summer glow without the hassle of fake tan or turning orange. I use the fair to medium pretty much everyday during the warmer months, and exfoliate once a week to prevent product build up. It is so quick and easy to apply and gives a great colour to my skin. I highly recommend this to anyone who wants a bit of summer glow!
exfoliate weekly and remember to wash your hands after application!
Rating: Nov 25, 2014 6:14pm
Perfect for beginning tanners or low maintenance girls!
This is such a great product! It's perfect for people who want a little bit of a natural tan without the hassle of fake tan. Unlike fake tan If you make a mistake or miss a little patch you cant tell! It is definitely the perfect product to start with if you are just beginning to try out fake tans or are quite pale.
I really love using this between fake tans as a moisturiser to maintain a tan as well as gradually adds to it.
I am a little sick of the sent (maybe because I use it a lot) and it does seem to stay on your skin after you use it, but it isn't unpleasant or smells like fake tan.
Even though this is a gradual tanner make sure you still wash your hands after using as it does stain!
I would definitely recommend this!
Rating: Nov 11, 2014 1:23pm
Definitely part of my routine
I am very fair and my legs are almost see-through I'm so white. Even so I use the medium to dark product as I colour up quicker. Even though it says it "builds" a natural tan, it is a coating so will rub off (where your bra sits, inside arm crease etc) so my routine is putting it on before bed every second or third night BUT I'll have a shower before hand and lightly use my exfoliating glove to get rid of any buildup.
The result is a light natural looking tan - just perfect. Although I still can't seem to master my legs - I still end up streaky!
If you're putting this on at night before bed, lay a towel down to sleep on if you don't want your sheets and mattress protector stained!
Rating: Oct 31, 2014 10:03am
Great budget self tanner
I should start by saying that I naturally have olive skin, so even when I am pale I still have a little colour.
However, during winter I get really very pale and I wanted an inexpensive product that would also help that winter dryness.
This product really was that for me.
I used the darker shade once a day and after about 5 days I had a lovely, noticeable glow.
I have used other tanning products that probably work faster or give a darker tan, but this was really easy to use and was less susceptible to those dreaded streaks!
I will definitely continue to use this great product.
Make sure you exfoliate before applying!
Rating: Oct 24, 2014 9:48pm
Worth the money
I love this gradual tanner. I have used other gradual tanners in the past but I found they smelt funny even after you have had a shower, but with the dove summer glow I find it has a slight scent but its not over powering like the other gradual tanners I have used.
I use the medium to dark one even though I do have very fair skin, I have used the fair to medium skin one but I found it wasn't doing anything to my skin, so I tried the medium to dark skin and found that even after 3 uses my skin tone started to get darker.
It does take a while to fully absorb into your skin which I don't like.
You also have to be careful around your wrists and ankles because it does leave like a glove mark.
I have also used this on my face to give me a little bit of colour, although it made my face feel oily I found that it didn't break me out.
I love this cause it adds colour to my skin and makes me look like I have a "summer glow".
You should exfoliate before applying just so you don't get patches from dead skin.
Anyone who wants a tan without using instant tanners.