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Clarins Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15

What it is:A 3-in-1 product that is a self-tanner, moisturizer, and sun care all rolled into one.What it does:This fantastic self-tanner has a lightweight, whipped-cream texture that melt into the skin, creating a gradual, natural-looking tan. The formula is enriched with hydrating Mirabelle* Oil to keep skin soft, and Vitamin E protects against free radicals as it helps slow down skin aging. Safflower extract gently encourages melanin production, helping skin develop a superb, natural-looking glow.What else you need to know:The mousse is lightly scented, enriched with almond and peach notes.
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Questions & Answers for Clarins Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15

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Is this EDIBLE? Flavored?
Since it says "delectable" on the jar and the description, is this edible? Is this flavored? Edible meaning safe to eat, lickable, kissable, etc. Does it taste like anything? (candy, vanilla, etc?)
asked 3 years, 11 months ago
Anonymous
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
11 answers
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answer 1
Pretty sure that it's not edible...they probably just meant the texture is "delectable".
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
amarie24
(Milwaukee, WI)
answer 2
no- dont eat it. it just smells good.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
mlbarte
(Fargo, ND)
answer 3
It is not edible. The word "delectable" used as an adjective actually just means "pleasing", not "delicious". The marketing simply is saying that unlike most self-tanners which have a very strong chemical smell that lingers, this has a fruity smell that masks the chemicals for the most part, so it smells "yummy".
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
bec215
(Alexandria, VA)
answer 4
I don't think so.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
Cher63
answer 5
"Delectable" because it smells so good and makes your skin look so great.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
nyaxa
(Toronto, Ontario)
answer 6
No, not edible....go to the market and get some food girl.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
Jansays
(Santa Monica)
answer 7
Hi,

This product says "for external use only." However, if you were to be kissed, etc., I doubt it would not harm you or the other person in such small amounts. With that said, I would not say it is edible directly from the container (unlike other edible beauty products).

It does not have a particular smell (vanilla, coconut or such) it does not however, smell strong like some self-tanners. But it does smell like a typical beauty product such as a face cream.

I think Clarins calls this product delectable because of its consistency; it is light and fluffy and feels like the the mouse dessert.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
BeautyJunkE
(Chicago, IL)
answer 8
Not edible. It doesn't smell bad, but it starts to smell like all self tanners smell after a while.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
XYZ123
(Kansas City, MO)
answer 9
No you can not, and would not want to eat/lick this.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
Middleton
(bel air, md)
answer 10
I have no idea....honestly ,I believe that is just a promotional gimmick because it does smell so wonderful. I would never consider ingesting that into my body....but, you sound young and daring so maybe you can!
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
donnapanco
(Wake Forest, NC)
answer 11
ick! i wouldnt suggest eating it! clarins probably used that adjective because it smells much better than most self tanners. but, i wouldnt go so far as to say it smells good enough to eat!
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
jennyboomboom
(Springfield, MA)
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Is it non-comedogenic?
asked 3 years, 8 months ago
elyria
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
6 answers
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answer 1
Yes. Has never made me break out.

I have the same skin as midwestmomof4, and agree with her assessment.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
sadief
(Brooklyn, NY)
answer 2
I have combination skin and I tend to break out every so often and I apply this mousse directly to my face. I have NEVER broken out from this product. Not even once. This can be used for any skin type.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
midwestmomof4
(Chicago, IL)
answer 3
It would say it if it is.....it does contain oil.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
ladybug67
(New York, NY)
answer 4
It says it is on the box, but I saw in the reviews that someone broke out from using it, so if you're super sensitive, I would stay away.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
laurenlovely
(Oceanside, CA)
answer 5
OFFERS REALISTIC HEALTHY COLOUR
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
seasaltyred
(BOSTON, MA)
answer 6
Yes
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
ddw79
(Boston, MA)
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can you use this on your face?
i have fair toned, combination skin...any thoughts or experience with using this on your face would be appreciated :)
asked 3 years, 2 months ago
sodo5971
(CT)
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
6 answers
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answer 1
It is made for the face. The only sunless tanning product I've found that does not break me out. I've got olive skin and use the product daily. If you have fair skin, you might want to try every other day.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
cocoabean
(Wapakoneta, OH)
answer 2
I used this on my face and had no trouble other than the self tanner smell...color went on evenly, showed up quickly, and didn't cause me to break out at all.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
jrs66
(Falls Church, VA)
answer 3
Yes! I have medium toned, combination skin and I LOVE this product for my face.

My skin also tends to be sensitive, so I stay away from products with chemical sunscreens like the ones contained in this product, but it's never made me break out or irritated my skin.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
sadief
(Brooklyn, NY)
answer 4
I ONLY use this on my face and neck. It's amazing. It's gives such a soft tan color. It is the only product out there that doesn't turn your skin orange.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
midwestmomof4
(Chicago, IL)
answer 5
That is the only place I have used it. I receive a sample in an order and loved it. I bought the larger container for the summer.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
nightnurse
(Tehachapi, California)
answer 6
Read my review that will help since we have the same skin.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
ladybug67
(New York, NY)
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what is the difference between the mousse and the self-tanning cream?
asked 3 years, 4 months ago
lauryn012
(Middletown, RI)
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
5 answers
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answer 1
The mousee is so light and fluffy. It's so creamy too. It hydrates my skin. I apply it at night and when I wake up in the morning, I look as if I just got back from vacation. My skin is a soft brown (Not orange) and it's so soft. I feel that the mousse hydrates your skin and keeps it soft. I would never use anything else.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
midwestmomof4
(Chicago, IL)
answer 2
The mousse is extremely light and fluffy and easier to use. It is perfect for your face and neck.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
nightnurse
(Tehachapi, California)
answer 3
lighter more controlled application...you can spread it easier and evenly.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
ladybug67
(New York, NY)
answer 4
I am very skeptical about using the creams however, this stuff is light and blends perfectly if you blend it without streaks. Much lighter in application and use it on the neck too. You can use it all over the body but it would go fast as it is expensive so I use a cheap drugstore self tanner moisturizer that is very popular for larger body parts. It works!
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
ladybug67
(New York, NY)
answer 5
I think the mouse is lighter. The other product is just a heavier feel. I honestly can't even tell I have anything on my skin at all with the mouse
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
kimberlnguyen
(Omaha ne)
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How long does this last?
asked 1 year, 10 months ago
Anonymous
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
2 answers
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answer 1
Lasts forever. I'm on my same tub from last year and I use it daily.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
cocoabean
(Wapakoneta, OH)
answer 2
A little goes a long way with this product. I bought a container of it at the beginning of summer, used it every few days for a few months and I still have a fairly full container.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
maggamin
(Boulder, CO)
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What type of finish to the skin?
I noticed that this is a 3-in-1 product that moisturizes as well as self-tans, and is also a sunscreen. It sounds too good to be true. What look does it leave on the skin? Does it look oily, greasy or shiny? I'm looking for a natural, dewy finish.
asked 1 year ago
Juzee
(Staten Island, NY)
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
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can you tan outdoors with this on, and if it has given you a nice glow can you use a tanning lotion to tan out doors
asked 8 months ago
finjlr
(Pittsburgh Pennsylvania)
on Delectable Self Tanning Mousse SPF 15
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