All Bronzed Up, All Year Round

It’s fall, y’all! And while we’re excited about sweater weather and pumpkin spice, one thing that we’re not ready for is the sun to go away. What’s worse than the cold? Losing that perfect tan you’ve worked all summer to accomplish.

There are shorter days, the Earth is further away from the sun, but that doesn’t mean your sun-kissed glow has to go anywhere!

Below, we’re reviewing five bronzers to keep you glowing and looking like you’ve just hit the beach all winter long, and when summer comes back too! Keep reading to learn how you can stay all bronzed up, all year round.

NARS Bronzer Powder

NARS’s bronzer powder is an award-winning bronzer that comes recommended by all of its users! In fact, it’s the go-to bronzer for a lot of professional makeup artists. This compact of finely milled compressed powder can be used for sculpting, shaping, or just bringing some color to your face!

Used as a bronzer improves warmth, enhances natural tan, or creates the effect of a tan during cold, sun-lacking months of winter! With that kind of versatility, there’s no wonder why this bronzer has a 4.8-star rating.

Choose from 4 shades:

  • San Juan

  • Laguna

  • Casino

  • Punta Cana

Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Matte Bronzer

The Airbrush Matte Bronzer from Charlotte Tilbury is another highly rated bronzer that is even fit for sensitive skin. Made with finely milled pigment, it goes on smooth and lasts all day.

This long-lasting bronzer is even infused with hyaluronic acid and amino acids, so it keeps your skin moisturized even in the dry air of winter! Plus, it blurs pores and other imperfections with a matte airbrush effect for a perfect complexion.

There are 4 shades to warm up any complexion:

  • Fair

  • Medium

  • Tan

  • Deep

Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Bronzer

Benefit Cosmetic’s Hoola Bronzer is another fan-favorite for many beauty influencers and bloggers.  This matte-finish bronzer is the most budget-friendly on this list, but don’t let that fool you. It’s just as high-quality as the others.

You can use it for regular bronzing for that sun-kissed glow or contour your face’s shape in any season. It goes on goes on super smooth, blends seamlessly, and lasts all day. The compact even comes with a mirror, for easier application!

4 shades of Hoola bronzer to

  • Hoola Lite

  • Hoola Original

  • Hoola Caramel

  • Hoola Toasted 

Makeup By Mario SoftSculp Bronzer

Makeup By Mario’s SoftSculpt Bronzer is a lightweight, soft powdered bronzer with a matte finish. The pressed powder formula prevents caking and fallout and is made with ingredients that help skin stay firm and hydrated through the summer heat to winter's cold dry air. 

This bronzer can be used for anything, whether you’re looking to create a better structure in your face or bring a little warmth to it. It’s buildable and blend-able for an even finish, no matter how much you need to use.

6 shades to fit any skin tone:

  • Light

  • Light-Medium

  • Medium

  • Medium-Dark

  • Dark

  • Dark Deep

Fenty Beauty By Rihanna Sun Stalk’r Instant Warmth Bronzer

Fenty Beauty’s Sun Stalk’r is an ultra-gorgeous bronzer that could make Morticia Adams look tan! With so many shades, it can bring out the warmth in any skin tone. The website even has a live try-on feature, that helps you pick your perfect match.

Sun Stalker goes on smooth as butter and is completely transfer-resistant, so it won’t rub off! It’s buildable but blendable so you can never end up with drastic lines or blotches. You can contour and sculpt or give your face some instant warmth, even in the cold, dark winter.

There’s a whopping 9 different shades so that anyone can have that sunny glow:

  • Inda Sun

  • Shady Biz

  • Private Island

  • I$land Thing

  • Bajan Gyal

  • Caramel Cutie

  • Coco Naughty

  • Mocha Miami

  • Thick Mint



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