Which Fake Tan is Best? Our Fave Natural Organic Self-Tan products for Spring


Spring has definitely landed! The weather is hotting up – but if the thought of revealing your Winter skin isn’t exactly filling you with the joys of Spring, then we have the instant, shorts-and-singlet ready solution: Fake it! 

 Here’s a quick guide to some of our favourite and best-selling natural and organic fake tanning products at The Well Store, to get sun-kissed, healthy ,and hydrated Spring-ready skin, without synthetic chemical nasties or that horrible fake tan smell! Ready, set…glow!

 Natural and Organic Fake Tan for the Face

 An unnaturally tanned face is a big ‘faked it’ giveaway – but these self-tanning beauties boast a natural, touch-of-sun tone. We love the simplicity of these facial tanners, not only are they fool-proof to apply, but they also nourish, hydrate, and even out the skin. Who needs make-up?

 Eco Tan Face Tan Water, $39.95

 Eco Tan’s award-winning Face Tan Water is in fact a toner, with in-built gradual tan. It hydrates, it brightens, it evens the skin, and it gives a gorgeous natural tan to all skin tones. It also has anti-acne properties, making it ideal if you’re prone to breakouts. Simply cleanse, swipe across the skin and glow! 

eco tan face tan water

 Three Warriors Face Tan Aqua Mist, $32.95

 Just spritz Face Tan Aqua Mist onto your face whenever you need a little sunshine! The ultra-hydrating formula is made with 100% organic, all-natural ingredients. The super-fine mist is great for sensitive skin, with colour developing in around three hours.

three warriors face tan aqua mist


 Natural and Organic Gradual Self Tans

 Gradual tan lotion is hugely popular at The Well Store because these formulas are an all-in-one self-tan and body moisturiser. Just slather on as part of your skincare routine and enjoy soft, smooth, and bronzed skin. Best of all, these gradual tans give a great streak-free finish and don’t have that tell-tale fake tan scent – which is really important when you’re applying it all over!

 Eco Tan Winter Skin lotion, $29.95

 Eco Tan’s Winter Skin lotion is formulated with natural cacao for just the right hint of sun and it won’t stain your clothes either. It’s a luscious self-tan lotion for fair to medium skin tones that fades evenly. Use it on the face and on the body!

winter skin

 Three Warriors Gradual Tan, $34.95

 Three Warriors Gradual Tan moisturiser smells like lime and vanilla! If that’s not enough to make you click ‘buy now,’ then you also need to know that it’s non-sticky, super-easy to apply, 100% organic, award-winning, and is full of natural ingredients like Aloe Vera and Chamomile. 

three warriors gradual tan

 Wot Not Natural Self Tan Lotion, $29.95

 Wot Not’s self-tan lotion is packed with antioxidant organics and its tanning ingredient is derived from sugar cane! Sweet! This nutrient-rich lotion gradually builds up a beautiful tan, you can also use it in Summer to extend your beach-day golden glow. 

wotnot gradual tan lotion

 Natural and Organic Self-Tan Mousse 

 Fake tan mousses might seem a risky way to self-tan but they’re just as easy to apply if you use a mitt! Try one of these top picks and bask in your streak-free, golden glow in just a few hours!

 Three Warriors Self Tan Mousse, $34.95

 Not sure how deep you want your tan to be? Three Warriors Self Tan Mousse puts it all in your hands. Leave it on the skin for a short time for a subtle sun-kissed look, or leave for longer for a deeper colour. As with all their tanning products, this mousse has Three Warriors’ vanilla and lime scent, is 100% natural and organic, and is super-nourishing for the skin.

three warriors mousse

 Eco Tan Cacao Tanning Mousse, $31

 Daring to bare but forgot to self-tan? Fear not! Eco Tan’s tanning mousse delivers natural-looking, subtle results in an hour! Suitable for all skin tones, it’s formulated with a blend of Certified Organic coffee, blood orange, ginger, and mandarin, which helps to reduce the appearance of cellulite and smooth the skin.  

eco tan mousse

 How to apply fake tan for streak-free success

 The secret to a long-lasting fake tan isn’t just the quality of the product – it’s also how you get your skin self-tan ready. So, do NOT skip the prep steps on the label! 

 We love exfoliators La Mav’s Summer Skin Salt Scrub and Three Warriors Tasmanian Sand Scrub, which don’t strip but hydrate your skin ready for your tan. Eco Tan’s Double-Sided Mitt is also a must-have. You can use it for all types of self-tan products – goodbye orange hands!

 Share Your Top Fake Tan Tips and Best Buys!

 If you’ve got a secret to your golden glow, let us know! Share your fake tan tips below or write a self-tan product review if you’ve used any of our top tanning picks. If you want to know more about any of the safe, sunless tanning products that we sell at The Well Store, just get in touch: mariana@thewellstore.com.au


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