It adds warmth to your skin tone and creates flattering contrast with your eyes. Apply it after blush, dusting the temples, cheekbones, and tip of the chin. Powder formulas are easier to use than gels and sprays; never go more than two shades darker than your complexion.
Great Bets: Jane Iredale So-Bronze 3 ($41; JaneIredaleDirect.com
); Physicians Formula Healthy Wear SPF 50 Pressed Bronzer ($15; drugstores).