- Ace of base: Using a shade that's closest to your darker, tanned skin, apply foundation or concealer with a small foundation brush to the lighter skin. Blend to break up any harsh lines. Try a sheer, waterproof formula, like Make Up For Ever Face and Body Liquid Makeup ($38) or Cargo Blu_Ray Concealer ($7).
- Bronzed babe: Next, using a fluffy blush or powder brush, apply a lightly shimmered bronzer to diffuse and set. You can also create even more lasting power with a swipe of translucent powder on top.
- Customize: If your tanned skin is pink or rosy, consider adding a touch of blush to your concealer or foundation to lightly brighten and blend out the tan lines. If you need more of a brown hue (or you don't want to go out and buy a whole new bronzer or foundation shade), don't be afraid to mix in an instant bronzing gel, like Bonne Bell Gel Bronze instead.