Spray Tanning

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What is Sunless Spray Tanning?

Sunless spray tanning is the spray/mist application of Sunless tanning solution to your body. When applied, DHA (the active ingredient in Sunless tanning solution) reacts with the proteins in the skin’s superficial layer to form a golden brown color. Your skin begins to darken two to three hours after application and reaches its peak color within 24 hours. The color will gradually fade through natural exfoliation, just like a tan from the sun.

What Happens When You Go for Spray Tanning?

If you are thinking about getting your first spray tanning treatment, you are probably wondering how spray tanning works and what happens once you step inside the tanning booth. Feeling anxious about a treatment that you have never gotten before is completely normal, but you should not let it stop you from experiencing what a high-quality spray tanning treatment can do for your confidence and appearance. Understanding the airbrush tanning process and learning a few beginner spray tanning treatment tips can put you at ease about going in for your first salon appointment.

salon spray tanning tips?

  1. Exfoliate and shave the day before your spray tanning treatment. 
  2. Choose a tanning solution that suits your skin tone. Spray tanning treatments are available in a variety of shades that range from subtle colour to the deepest and darkest tan imaginable. The solution you should choose depends on your natural skin colour and your personal preferences. When in doubt, go with the lighter option. You can always deepen your colour later with bronzers and tan enhancers.
  3. Let your salon technician know that you are a beginner. Salon employees are experts at spray tanning, and they work with people like you every single day. They can give you insider spray tanning treatment tips and help you pick the best colour for your skin.