Today is the first day or summer, but is your tan on point? As Kim Kardashian’s contour kit is just being launched and she’s facing blackface controversy, Stylight gathered all fake tan addicts in a PANTAN scale as an imitation of the famous PANTONE colors. Trump, Valentino, Kim Kardashian… discover their shades of bronze (or sometimes even orange) that you’d wanna avoid before you go to the beach. Have fun this summer but please, make sure you never go orange!
Kim Kardashian is no stranger to self tan. In fact the social media queen has had numerous fails and even called herself a "tanorexic" in a nude snap video after a midnight spray-tan session. If today’s celebrity turned down her orange game and mastered the art of contouring, the controversies keep on following her. Kim’s first contouring kit has been launched today, but her promo pictures, showing the bronze goddess way darker than usual, offended many. Accused of “ blackface ”, there is no doubt that the Forbes 100 business woman deserves her spot on our PANTAN palette. But hang on, Kim was far from being the only celebrity to switch to the dark side. Keep reading!
This is no secret that the president of the United States has an orange glow. The cause of this unnatural epyderm? Mr Trump has not used any spray, but has definitely layed on tanning beds as evidenced by the light rings around his eyes, a dead giveaway for goggle use. For the republican makeup artist this could be a quick fix : “What I'll do is use a slightly deeper color and blend it into his tan so there's not an abrupt contrast. I'm ready for it " he said to the Harper’s Bazaar.
For the editor in chief of Vogue Japan, a golden skin is a sign of good health and exotism "I always like tanned – my wish is to be Giselle. You know this kind of girl, like beautiful Brazilian. Because I am from Southern Italy, sunny girl, I get tanned or wear tanned makeup.” When we look at her fashion week appearances, we can only agree! Donatella Versace has also had bad experiences with her tan. Throughout the years, she’s been in every shades of skin, sometimes crossing a line. The newspaper the guardian went as far as calling her “an italian relic from the bronze age”. Ouch!