How to maintain a summer glow year-round

Don't let the weather get in the way of a radiant glow. Ahead, you’ll find our favourite products to stay sun-kissed all year long.

How to maintain a sun-kissed glow year-round

Although we’re lamenting the loss of warmer weather (and Game of Thrones), we’re excited to report that dewy, sun-kissed skin doesn’t have to disappear in the cooler months. Ahead, you’ll find our favourite products to achieve that bronze glow year-round – Mai Tai not included.

How to maintain a sun-kissed glow year-round

1Gradual Tanner

The beauty about gradual sunless tanner is that they aren’t as time consuming as a classic sunless tanner, yet ensures you look like you’ve spent a month in Bali. No complicated applicators or rigorous blending needed – win!

If you’re looking for just a light boost of colour, look no further. Containing a blend of 96% certified organic and natural ingredients such as coconut, rose hip and jojoba; Luna Bronze will nourish the skin whilst building a natural-looking tan.

Shop → Luna Bronze

St Tropez, glow year-round, bronze, winter tan

Simply apply this unique, streak-free formulation in the shower and rinse in just three minutes. It is made with a 100 percent natural DHA and infused with sweet almond oil to nourish the skin for a hydrated finish.

Shop → St. Tropez Gradual Tan In Shower Lotion

ModelCo, bronze glow year-round, winter tan

Infused with the highly nourishing and antioxidant properties of Green Tea Extract, this hydrating lotion delivers a just-out-of-the-sun glow and helps to even out skin tone, hide cellulite, stretch marks and spider veins.

Shop → ModelCo Gradual Tan

2Body Scrub

Jam-packed with coffee beans, sweet almond oil, Vitamin E and sea salt, frank body’s natural, vegan coffee scrub hydrates and nourishes, whilst targeting pesky skin concerns. Goodbye dry, flaky, dull winter skin.

Shop → frank body Original Coffee Scrub 

3Body Slimmer Shimmer

Charlotte Tilbury’s ‘summer confidence in a bottle’ body make-up helps disguise skin surface imperfections and unevenness, firm and sculpt your contours, giving skin a glossy, Victoria Secret-worthy glow.

Shop → Charlotte Tilbury Supermodel Body

4Primer

Add a sheer tint of bronze to your complexion with Mecca’s weightless, tinted gel primer. Simply use it as a traditional primer, or mix with your foundation.

Shop Mecca Cosmetica Sun Kissed Bronzing Primer

5BB Cream

Swisse’s Natural Defence BB Cream is a lightweight, ultra-blendable formula that provides sheer, natural coverage with a subtle luminous effect. The inclusion of SPF30 also helps protect the skin from environmental stressors.

Shop → Swisse Natural Defence BB Cream

6Liquid Bronzer

This soft-matte liquid bronzer gives your face a year-round glow without any greasy residue. It blends seamlessly on bare skin or over foundation. We love!

Shop → Benefit Dew The Hoola Bronzer

7Powder Bronzer

Crop’s natural mineral bronzing powder is a combination of four shades that create a perfect, summer-like tan, any time of the year.

Shop → Crop Natural Mineral Pressed Bronzer