• Boy are we glad tanning beds and spray tans have gone out of style. Well, they're still around, but now they're in moderation. If we ever feel like we're a little too pale, we'll just refer back to these photos as a reminder to reapply the sunscreen.

    Paris Hilton
    When posing alone, Paris looks almost normal, but when you seat her next to a fair-skinned Courtney Love, you see just how dark (and bronzed!) she is.

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  • Jessica Simpson
    The singer went through quite the transformation in 2005. First she lost a ton of weight to play Daisy Duke in "The Dukes of Hazzard," then came the spray tans. And boy were they orange!

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  • Kelly Osbourne
    This look serves as an important reminder: Be very careful when applying self tanner for the face, or you might look like a character from "The Simpsons."

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  • Lindsay Lohan
    Of course we prefer a faux tan over a real one, but make sure you apply it evenly. 

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  • Victoria Beckham
    Posh used to a be a big fan of the deep tans, and you can tell by the goggle-sized tan lines around her face.

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  • Christina Aguilera There are two things we don't miss about spray tanning: the smell of DHA and the resulting color that never quite looks human.

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