With summer just around the corner, we're ready to give our dull and tired winter skin a pick-me-up. More specifically, it's time to start investing in our summer faux glows.

If you're afraid of self-tanners, we don't blame you. Remember that scene with Justin Long in Going the Distance? "Tastes bad...tastes like poison!" Yep, we've been there.

Everyone's had their fair share of self-tanner mishaps, which is why this year, we decided to do the testing for you, and find the best products (some brand new, some tried and true) that will help you achieve the golden goddess look you're going for.

Click through the gallery to see the nine self-tanners that will see your bronzed self through til summer's end. From gels and creams to sprays and towelettes, there's something for everyone!