Glow Girl! 5 Ingenious Ways to Prolong Your Suntan

Whether you’ve been sunning yourself in exotic climes, or have been lucky enough to catch some homeland bronze, there’s nothing worse than a fading tan to prompt those holiday blues. But of course, this is 2016, and so there are now plenty of things you can do to prolong your suntan.

From what to eat and how to care for your skin to the clever product innovations you need on the bathroom shelf, we’ve rounded up all the must-know info on stretching out your bronze and prolonging that suntan.

Call this the foolproof guide to your longest-lasting tan ever.



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