The Best Tanning Oils to Maintain the Perfect Faux Glow

by Madeleine Borgersen

Looking for a gorgeous glow but over the dryness and flaking that comes with mousses and sprays? Try opting for an oil on your next fake tan purchase for a hydrating tan that lasts longer and won’t stain the sheets.

The Best Tanning Oils to Maintain the Perfect Faux Glow

St Tropez Self Tan Luxe Dry Oil – $49.99

A gorgeous dry oil with a hint of shimmer this oil will have you looking like a bronzed goddess in no time.

With a slight tan straight from the bottle, this nourishing dry oil is perfect to keep your skin hydrated whilst you gain a glow.nd nourish Our most luxurious tan yet for the ultimate natural-looking, luminous glow that lasts for days. This Brazilian-inspired

Quick to dry and easy to apply (but we swear by using hands, rather than a mitt!) we love this for the perfect tan for a Summer lunch!

Bondi Sands Liquid Gold Tanning Oil – $19.99

Dry, patchy, pale skin? This beauty can transform it in no-time. A nourishing and gorgeous tanning oil this dry oil is quick to dry, doesn’t stain your clothes and develops within an hour and doesn’t need to be rinsed off before heading out.

With a gorgeous coconut scent and hydrating Argan Oil the Bondi Sands Liquid Gold lasts for days and is the perfect morning-of saviour for pale legs or arms.

TanOrganic Self Tanning Oil – $42.50

The first tanning oil this pick is organic and oh so gorgeous. Super moisturising it’s perfect for gaining a subtle, gorgeous glow or for extending a spray or mousse tan.

Made from nourishing plant oils like Borage seed oil, Argan oil and Orange peel oil, your skin will love you after a coat of this glow-getter. Quick to dry and a no-transfer liquid this organic beauty will give you a gorgeous glow with no stains on sheets or outfits.

Clarins Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Booster – $30

Noticing your face is fading faster than your body after a great tan? Add this pick to your arsenal and never suffer from the ghost-face again.

Simply mix a few drops into your daily moisturiser (in your palm) and apply as normal. The Clarins Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Booster will then give your complexion a gorgeous glow that screams au naturale.


Eco Tan Face Tanning Water – $29.95

Anti-aging, anti-acne and organic, the EcoTan Face Tanning Water isn’t an oil, but we had to include it anyway! Our new release Face Tan Water!

With Vitamin C, this beauty not only adds a faux glow but also boosts collagen and all-over skin radiance. The perfect addition to your night-time routine to wake with the perfect glow.

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