The Best Sunless Tanners for Winter

Coppertone released its first sunless tanner, QT, in 1960, soon after scientists discovered the cancerous consequences of sitting in the sun all day. Unfortunately, it left would-be beach babies orange and streaky. But self-tanning formulas have come a long way. DHA, a chemical derived from sugar cane that reacts with your skin's amino acids, is still at their core, but now it's mixed with moisturizers, oils, and other extracts for easier, cleaner application.