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big big bronzer fan here
i use macs bronzing powder in golden everyday otherwise i look like a ghost

and i love the sally hansen airbrush leg spray in summer and macs skinsheen i use that on the arms with the great brush they sold with the collection (everything over a self tanner…i dont uv tan)

I never really have been, and when they have put it on me . . eh . . I think I like blush more even though I really don’t use that either to tell you the truth.

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Aw, not a blush fan, Molly? I couldn’t make it without it, LOL, but when I first started, I never used it. I think it was pretty much the LAST thing I got into (eyes first, then lips, finally the face).

I live in Europe , where winters are cold and summers hot so I think it would be rather stupid to walk around with a fake tan during winter. I try to make the most out of what mother nature gives me , so I embrace each season … with a crapload of make-up , but hey ^^ That’s merely the advantage of being a girl.

So … (lots of) bronzer as soon as the sun comes peeking through the clouds , a nice faux-porcelain skin in winter – yey for a nice stash of foundations.

Hey Cristine,

Im not a very big fan of Bronzers like girls here ASU MIGHT ALSO KNOW,sometimes its ok…MMM,BUT…Frankly speaking its makes me DULL and it seems that my personality is kinda BORE. 🙁


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Hey Zainy! If it’s not for you, it’s not for you! I rarely use bronzer myself – I’m pretty tan as is, so I feel like it doesn’t DO a whole lot for me.

Lovelove bronzers! I’m using Tarte Park Avenue Princess which is the perfect bronzer for me! It’s got some finely milled shimmer but imparts the perfect glow. LOVE 🙂 !

Hmm.. I have MAC’s bronzer, but mind you, I have had it for a few years now and didn’t hit the pan! I don’t have a particular reason for not liking it.. I guess I just prefer blush and MSF over it anyday!!

I personally love bronzers. I use MAC’s golden bronzing powder almost everyday. Sometimes I just use concealer under my eyes and bronzer as my foundation/powder. I use it to contour, I use it to make me look darker… love it.

I love the shimmery look of bronzer (which is appealing to me more and more since I’m now a little tanned), but I a) don’t know how to use it, and b) don’t know what a good brand is to use!

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That’s great 🙂 I’m not a huge bronzer fan, but I find that Dior’s SkinShimmer in Amber Diamond is kind of like a bronzer/highlight, and I love that!

I’m already a medium/olive/tan skin tone, so I don’t wear bronzers, only blush. I feel like I look like I’ve got eyeshadow over my whole face (too shimmery for my taste), plus I have super sensitive skin anyway =(

I’m an NC 35/40 and love bronzer. I like to wear it as a blush with a bit of blush over the top. Right now, I’m rocking Refined Golden and it’s beautiful.

Mainly under cheek bones and jaw lines for contouring… if i have time/can be bothered then sometimes the nose too (side of nose area – not sure what to call it! :P) and during the summer I sometimes dust some lightly over some parts of the body that are paler to hide the difference. I’m not a huge fan of fake tans.. I like the real deal and I normally get them during the summer! 😀

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I totally know the area you mean 🙂 I tan up so quick in the summer, what about you? I spent less than a few hours swimming, and I was at my summer tan level (despite wearing SPF!).

bronzer is an everday product for me! i loveee it. my rimmel natural bronzer is the first product i have ever hit pan on. From MAC I love Warmed MSF over my bronzer to add shimmer!

Hi Christine.
I’ve been a fan of your website for awhile. Love bronzer and blush. Absolutely love Sunny Disposition by Origins paired with a sweep of Torrid by Nars.

i wear bronzer almost everyday. i have tried sooo many and i finally found that perfect one for me a couple of years ago. it is Laura Geller Bronze-n-Brighten. it appeals to all skin tones. i 3> it.

Hi Christine,
I’m a big fan! I usually use it instead of blush. I like the one from Bare Minerals. When I use blush too though I look like a clown because I’m so pale.

I was actually thinking of buying some last night when I was out at the store. I’ve never used it and don’t really know how.

Someday, I’ll figure it out.

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That’s kind of how I am, Trisha. I know people who use it all over the face, to contour, just on cheeks… bronzer is confusing stuff!

I was taught by my local MA : D
she taught me the “make a 3 method”
I just started a thread in the forums about
other methods that people use.

I wear bronzer almost every day. Yeah, the “3” method! I know this sounds dumb, but I’m proud of myself for “discovering” this on my own. I have kind of a flat, round face, and I noticed a while ago that dusting a light bronzer around the edges of my face (but under my cheekbones, not on top) and under my chin gave my face more dimension. It just looks better, without looking at all “bronzed” (I’m really pale).

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