These days, many people have discovered an ideal way to accomplish an artificial tan without ever needing to spend long hours at the beaches or swimming pools. Based on their discoveries, they’ve found a valuable machine that can suffice their skin with so much melanin secretion which protects the skin against the harmful sun ray.
The tanning beds have emerged to be the most preferred and popular in our modern era. While some consider tanning beds as the perfect solution to their goal of having a proper tan, however, some are still afraid to take an attempt particularly especially beginners.
They often asked the question, "Are tanning beds hot?". They really need to be enlightened about the temperature, pressure and intensity present inside the tanning beds and this is the main reason behind this article.Continue reading
Tanning has gained so much popularity since a renowned fashion designer which goes by the name Coco Chanel incidentally brought the idea out to the fashion industry.
In 1923, while yachting in between Paris and Cannes in the sun, Coco Chanel came across the idea of the so-called “Tanning” which has now become a song in everyone’s mouth.
With various tanning products being sold in today’s market to help achieve a darker tan, tanning has been a blessing for most people both males and females.
One of the tanning products is the tanning oil. You can find tanning oils in many brand names, fragrances, and packaging but anyone that you can lay your hands on will serve just the same purpose that you desire.
Here in this article, we shall be discussing what tanning oils really are and how tanning oil works. Hope you love it.Continue reading
Have you used a tanning bed before? Whatever your answer, you have probably heard that tanning beds may not be safe. Tanning beds work by using bulbs that emit a concentration of UV rays that make your skin cells to generate more pigment and give you that brown color that you sometimes admire.
Knowing that overexposure to UV rays is harmful to your health, so, can you use sunscreen in a tanning bed? Some people apply sunscreen before getting in the tanning bed. What are the effects of this?
Before we dive into the subject matter, we all know that the purpose of sunscreen is to block the UV rays from affecting our skin. When you expose your skin to UV rays, without any protection, then:
We can all now, safely agree that using sunscreen is important for your overall health and to have a healthy looking skin. Tanning bed and outside tanning work by exposure to the same harmful UV rays. How then would you apply sunscreen in a tanning bed and expect to get a tan?Continue reading
Have you ever wondered how long does it take to tan in the sun? Most people jump at the chance to have a nice brilliant tan. Tanning makes you glow and to look sound and healthier instead of pale and pasty. You can also look slimmer if you are really consistent.
Having a brilliant brownish skin color indicates that you are shielded from the sun rays which can sometimes be harmful. Remaining too long under the extremely intense heat emanating from the summer season can increase the melanin secretion which can act as a radioactive barrier to your skin.Continue reading
You have probably come across products referred to as suntan lotions, sunscreen or sunblock and you could tell the difference between them. The first question to ask is what suntan lotion is? Then probably, how does suntan lotion work?
Even though the names sunscreen and suntan lotion are often used interchangeably, the two are somewhat different. Suntan lotion is a lotion used to increase tanning and generally, for indoor tanning. On the other hand, sunscreen, screen your skin from the UV radiation.As I stated earlier, tropical lotions that help your skin to tan are what are referred to as suntan lotions. You are less likely to find any product referring to itself as a suntan lotion. They usually have little to no sun protective elements.
The SPF levels in these lotions are generally below 15. Some may even contain tanning accelerator elements. It is possible to get tanned by any of both, but tanning is faster using suntan lotions. What is sometimes categorized as suntan lotion?
They both encourage the skin to tan but offer little to no protection from UV rays. A plus would be to use those with high SPF levels.Continue reading
So you have been thinking of changing your tanning station and doing it naturally and have been wondering can you use indoor tanning lotion outside? I have been in a similar situation and questions after questions can't seem to stop coming until I did some necessary research.
Can the indoor lotion work to protect my skin or even deepen my tan? These questions are quite a bother especially when you don't have the answers. For starters, you should know that indoor tanning lotions are very different from the typical suntan lotions meant for the outside.Believe it or not, the difference is quite significant.Continue reading
The month of April is finally here, and many of you are rushing to get that brown glow on your skin. You may be tanning naturally or using a tanning bed or spray, well, whatever works for you. You may have come across many terms in tanning, bronzers, accelerators, etc.
If you are new to tanning, you may be wondering, what is a tanning accelerator? Accelerators are sometimes referred to as maximizers or intensifiers. Tanning accelerators are ideal for beginner tanners.
They help you tan faster and also to retain your color for longer. That is, it helps you achieve a base tan more quickly and do not typically contain added bronzers. A bronzer is a self-tanning product that gives you an instant tan.Continue reading
To those who want to improve their skin tan, this article is most definitely for you. You may have tried every kind of tanning there is, but you don't get the perfect tan to show the world. Don't worry this article explains the do's and do not's to get that perfect tan you have always desired.
First, you should know that there are various ways to acquire the tan, naturally and by artificial means which involve the use of tanning oil. I guess most of you tend to ask, can you use tanning oil in a tanning bed? Yes and no but mostly not recommended.
You may have even realized that most saloons aren't so fond of the tanning oils in bed, but before I fully explain why it doesn't become recommended, you should know what tanning oil is.Continue reading