See how Hollywood starlets shone for Coppertone suntan lotion in the sixties

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Hollywood starlets shone for Coppertone suntan lotion in the sixties

Fastest tan under the sun — with maximum sunburn protection!

Nothing flatters you like a beautiful tan. And… Hollywood stars know there’s no tan like a Coppertone suntan. Millions of sun worshipers agree.

That’s why Coppertone is America’s favorite suntan product… outsells all other brands by far!

Tests under the Florida sun proved why. Conducted by eminent skin specialists, they showed that with Coppertone’s “sun balanced” formula, you get the fastest tan possible with maximum sunburn protection… a marvelously deep, rich, natural tan!

There’s no skin-drying alcohol in Coppertone… no worry about ugly dryness or peeling. Coppertone is good for your skin! Its rich lanolin and other emollients keep skin soft, smooth. So, get the best tan under the sun — get Coppertone. Nothing else will do!

MORE: See how ‘suntan’ became the big beauty buzzword, starting in the ’50s


Stella Stevens of Girls Girls Girls for Coppertone tans (1962)

Stella co-stars with Elvis Presley in Hal Wallis’ Girls! Girls! Girls!

Stella Stevens of Girls Girls Girls for Coppertone tans (1962)


Paula Prentiss & Jim Hutton for Coppertone (1962)

Paula & Jim star in The Horizontal Lieutenant, an MGM release

Paula Prentiss and Jim Hutton for Coppertone 1952


Actress Valerie Varda: Fastest tan under the sun (1962)

Valerie is featured in Jerry Wald’s Mr Hobbs Takes a Vacation

Actress Valerie Varda Fastest tan under the sun (1962)


Actress Mitzi Gaynor for Coppertone suntan lotion (1966)

Actress Mitzi Gaynor for Coppertone suntan lotion in 1966


Barbara Eden for Coppertone suntan lotion (1964)

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Barbara Eden for Coppertone suntan lotion in 1964


Vintage Sharon Tate ad for Coppertone (c1967)

The model/actress is often remembered as one of the Manson murder victims in 1969.

Vintage Sharon Tate ad for Coppertone c1967

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