Unless you just returned from a warm-weather vacay (so jealous!), dull skin is impossible to avoid, right about now. But since the summer sun isn't going to make its bright, vitamin-D-rich appearance for a few months, it's time to execute a little faux glow to get you through winter's darkest days. Wait a second, though. Before you go over-powdering that brush with bronzer, check out these four easy steps guaranteed to perk up your complexion in no time.
With everything from the best drugstore self-tanner to shades of makeup that are flattering for all skin tones, local makeup maven Carley Martin shows you how to achieve a radiant appearance in a matter of minutes. We promise, you'll look so perfectly sun-kissed, you could actually start pretending you just came back from a Caribbean paradise. Hey, a girl can dream.