Complexions like Nicki Minaj's or Jessica Alba's already have a touch of warmth, so you can get away with using a darker sunless tanner with minimal flaws — but the same rules of exfoliating and spot-testing an area still apply here. "Always apply a moisturizer barrier to joints, feet, and hands prior to tanning since they can develop darker than anywhere else on the body," says Evans. "If you want to look like you just got back from a beach vacation, opt for a dark range. For a light bronze glow, a classic formula will do the trick."
If You Have Medium Skin