There's nothing worse than the end-of-winter dull skin look, like NOTHING, except for maybe your cable going out in the middle of GIRLS. Consider this your HBO on demand answer to sun-kissed skin.

If you have 60 minutes: Make Fake Bake 60 Minute Tan your best friend. It delivers a natural-looking tan and you don't have to walk around looking slightly orange for 8 hours since you wash it off after one. Bonus: the mitt that comes with the liquid ensures even application and rids you of the streaky hands woes.

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If you have 5 minutes: Break out a bottle of Australian Gold's Bronzing Dry Oil Spray and slather it on your legs, abs, arms, and chest. Tip: if you're super dry, mix a few pumps of this goddess gel in with your regular moisturizer. That way you'll avoid the flaky tan look—no one likes that. Available at drugstores for $9.

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If you have 30 seconds: Apply a few drops of Per-Fekt Cheek Perfection Gel onto your cheeks midday and you'll look like you spent your lunch hour soaking up some rays instead of perusing Facebook behind your computer. It's available in peached, bronzed, and blushed shades for $28 on

What do you use when you want to look sun-kissed? Tell me in the comments below or @KelliAcciardo on Twitter!

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