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Since we’re all well aware of the dangers of tanning beds — and too much time in natural sunlight sans SPF — self-tanners are the perfect solution when the pastiness of those post-summer months gets to be a little too much for those of you who crave sun-kissed skin.
Sadly, not all self-tanners are created equal and some can leave you looking streakier than a tabby cat. Luckily, beauty brands have launched innovative new products to make the process almost foolproof. Here are the ones to know about right now, so you don’t end up an orange mess later.