Get a sun-kissed look even when it's cloudy.
A healthy, golden complexion never goes out of style, and summer, when our sundeprived limbs are on show, is when we crave it most.
With the weather being so unpredictable round these parts (to say the least), it's no surprise that a bunch of new beauty launches have been timed to help us get that justbeen-on-holiday hue.
We're not talking fake tan, however. These powders and creams offer a temporary boost that washes off at the end of the day, so you don't have to worry about exfoliation or developing time, or any of the other faff that comes with self-tanning.
Formulated for face, body or both, fake it 'til you make it with these brilliant bronzing 1. Chanel Limited Edition Duo Bronze Et Lumiere, PS52 each, John Lewis Sweep across your face for all-over glow, or focus on the cheekbones for a sculpting effect.
2. BareMinerals BarePro Glow Bronzer, PS23 each BareMinerals new liquid bronzer, which has a dewy, pearlescent sheen and comes in two shades.
3. Guerlain Terracotta Thalia Island Bronzing & Blush Powder, PS44.10, Escentual This powder combines matte bronzer with a hint of golden shimmer and a touch of pink blush.
4. Barry M Staycation Bronzer Palette, PS5.99 The peachy hues are best for lighter skin tones.
5. Too Faced Natural Lust Satin Dual Tone Bronzer, PS28, Cult Beauty Swirl a large kabuki brush over both to create a golden melange, or use them separately to contour. 6. Laura Mercier Sun Kissed Veil, PS30, Feel Unique Use your fingertips to tap it onto cheeks or mix a little with body lotion and smooth over your decollete.
7. Huda Beauty N.Y.M.P.H, PS40, Cult Beauty N.Y.M.P.H stands for Not Your Mama's Panty Hose, because one coat of this blurring body highlighter makes it looks like you're wearing satin stockings - but it's not just for your legs.
Sweep the shimmering liquid, which comes in three shades (Luna, Aphrodite and Aurora), anywhere you want a bit of extra illumination. 8. Anastasia Beverly Hills Shimmer Body Oil, PS43, Beauty Bay Shake it to get the glitter moving and apply liberally for a gorgeous gleam.
9. Loveburst Glowtime Diamond Body Bronzing Spray, PS20, Love Island Shop This avocado oil-based spray delivers lots of hydration, a coppery colour, and pearlescent particles all in one.
10. Iconic London Body Illuminator, PS35 The lightweight metallic liquid comes in two shades, champagne-toned Original and Glow, a deep bronze.
11. B. Bronzing Golden Mist, PS9.99, Superdrug Give your limbs a radiant shimmer with this affordable but effective oil. The rosegold shade looks lush on all skin tones.