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Tanologist® Self Tan Drops Review

I. At a Glance

If you’re looking for an easy, fuss-free formula for body and face tanning and beyond, Tanologist Self Tan Drops Medium could be the solution you’ve been waiting for! Custom craft your perfect bronze glow with this non-color guide formula and affordable price, starting with a subtle wash of color or building up gradually for deeper shade control. Achieve an enviable tan in the comfort of your own home with these high-quality, natural results.

  • Tanologist® Self Tan Drops

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Format Drops Shades Light | Medium | Dark
Size 1.01 fl.oz | 30 ml Aroma No
Price $21.99 Active Ingredients DHA
Price/Oz | ml $21.77 fl.oz | $0.77 ml Color Guide No
Application Face + Body

II. Pros:

  • Tanologist Self Tan Drops Medium delivered a natural-looking, customized tan.
  • The drops could be mixed into moisturizer for control and optimal coverage.
  • They built color gradually and were affordable, non-odorous, hydrating and streak-free.
  • The $20 bottle lasted over a month, offering good value and budget-friendliness.
  • Negligible odor remained, with the tan exceeding expectations by enhancing skin with a glowy, sun-kissed look rivaling time in the sun without damage.
  • They minimized concealer needed while amplifying natural features for a vibrant, youthful look.
  • The combination of customization, value, quality results and clean formula will continue making the drops a go-to solution for convenient self-tanning.

III. Cons:

  • Stronger competitors are available for those seeking the deepest tan.
  • Though not deepest, the end tan proved sufficiently bronze and natural-looking for most.

IV. Manufacturer Claims:

  • Users can achieve their desired tan depth by mixing more or fewer drops into body lotion.
  • When properly mixed and applied evenly, the drops produce a smooth, streak-free tan.
  • The dark shade did not provide a deep tan for some but delivered a natural-looking medium tan with bronze undertones for many.
  • Lighter shades build coverage gradually for customized shades.
  • Even results, hydration and shade consistency can be achieved across areas like hands, face and body with thorough mixing and application.
  • When properly mixed, applied and allowed to fade gradually, the drops can produce even, streak-free coverage and hydrated results over 4 days.
  • For those wanting an easy, customizable tan and natural end result over deepest tan, the drops may prove a suitable and moderately budget-friendly solution.
  • Self-tanning drops come in light glow, medium tan and deep bronze shades.
  • Users can choose 2-12 drops for their desired glow level.
  • The non-colour guide formula means no blocked pores, drying effect or tan transfer.
  • Formulated to minimize breakouts, the drops brighten, soften and hydrate skin.
  • They work with any skincare and can be used on face and body.
  • Users can apply morning or night for a glow anytime. More drops provide deeper glow with user control.
  • The drops extend a vacation glow when mixed with aftersun and are non-comedogenic, vegan, cruelty-free and dermatologist-tested to be safe for sensitive skin.

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V. What We Think:

Tanologist Self Tan Drops Medium proved an excellent means of achieving a natural-looking tan tailored to my desired shade. By mixing the drops into my favorite moisturizer, I was able to customize coverage for maximal control and optimal results.

Though the dark shade did not produce an ultra-deep tan as experienced by some users, the drops delivered an even medium tan with bronze undertones when applied properly.

Key benefits of the drops included the ability to build shade gradually, affordability, lack of strong odor or stickiness, hydration, and natural, streak-free results. At $20 for over a month of use, the value and budget-friendliness appealed.

While stronger competitors are available, the drops suit those preferring an easy, customizable approach to tanning at a reasonable price and high quality.

After 24 hours, a noticeable difference was apparent as the tan developed. As intended, the tan matched evenly across areas including face, neck and body when the drops, moisturizer and application technique were well-matched. Again, negligible odor remained at any point.

In summary, the drops exceeded expectations by enhancing skin with a glowy, sun-kissed tan that rivaled time in the sun without the associated damage. They minimized the need for concealer while amplifying natural features for a vibrant, youthful look. Though not the deepest tan, the end result proved sufficiently bronze and natural-looking for most. The combination of customization, value, quality results and clean formula will continue to make the drops a go-to solution for convenient self-tanning.

For those seeking an easy, affordable approach to achieving a natural tan at home, Tanologist® Self Tan Drops stand to satisfy with their ability to build long-lasting color through gradual enhancement and customization.

VI. Tanologist® Self Tan Drops FAQ

How do the drops work?

You simply mix a few drops of the self tanner into your moisturizer of choice before applying all over your body. This allows you to control the amount and coverage for a customized tan.

How long do the drops last?

A $20 bottle lasts over a month, providing good value. The drops are very affordable and budget-friendly.

What about the smell?

While a negligible odor remains, it is not overpowering and the resulting tan exceeds expectations.

Are there better options for a darker tan?

While not the absolute deepest tan available, most users find the end result sufficiently bronze and natural-looking. However, there are stronger competitors for those seeking the deepest tan possible.

What are the pros of the Anologist Self Tan Drops?

The main pros are the natural-looking, customizable tan; the hydrating formula; the affordable price with good longevity; the negligible odor; and the quality results that rival sun exposure.

VII. Tanologist® Self Tan Drops Formula

Tanologist Self Tan Drops Medium contains a blend of hydrating, toning and antioxidant ingredients to deliver natural-looking color enhancement and skin benefits. Key ingredients include dihydroxyacetone (DHA) as the active tanning agent, glycerin and dimethicone for hydration, xanthan gum as a thickening agent, and natural extracts promoting skin health and tone.

Ingredients like vitamin E acetate, grapefruit extract, aloe vera extract, calendula oil and licorice root extract offer antioxidant protection. They help prevent damage from the tanning process while providing skin nourishment. Hydrolyzed soybean fiber and panthenol also hydrate and soften skin for a supple glow.

Some people may be allergic to specific ingredients, such as fragrances or certain types of oils. It is recommended to always do a patch test before using any new product, especially if you have sensitive skin or have had allergic reactions in the past.

VIII. Tanologist® Self Tan Ingredient List

Aqua (Water), Dihydroxyacetone, Alcohol Denat. (SD Alcohol 40-B), Glycerin, Xanthan Gum, Hydrolyzed Soybean Fiber, Commiphora Mukul Resin Extract, Coleus Forskohlii Root Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E Acetate), Ascorbic Acid, Erythrulose, Panthenol, Aloe Barbadensis Extract*, Calendula , Officinalis Flower Oil*, Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract*, Juniperus Communis Fruit Oil*, Lycium Barbarum Fruit Extract*, Punica Granatum, Extract*, Polysorbate 80, Dipropylene Glycol, Triethylene Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Metabisulfite, Parfum (Fragrance), Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Linalool, Geraniol, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol.

* Organic extracts
** For informational purposes only. We cannot guarantee that it is up-to-date or free of errors. For an accurate list of ingredients, please refer to the product’s original packaging.