self-tanner

noun self-tan·ner \ ˌself-ˈta-nər \

Definition of self-tanner

: a product (such as one containing dihydroxyacetone) that when applied to the skin reacts chemically with its surface layer to give the appearance of a suntan

First Known Use of self-tanner

1980

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self-tanner

noun self-tan·ner \ -ˈtan-ər \

medical Definition of self-tanner

: a cosmetic product (as one containing dihydroxyacetone) that when applied to the skin reacts chemically with its surface layer to give the appearance of a tan

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