ADHA (dihydroxyacetone) is the active ingredient in all sunless tanning products. DHA reacts with the protein found in the outermost layer of your skin producing the brown color. DHA is a carbohydrate compound approved by the FDA for external tanning solutions. It is derived from vegetable sources such as beets and sugar cane.
Yes, you may sunbathe over your spray tan. It is important to use a lotion with SPF. Spray tan solutions do not contain SPF so you must apply it if tanning out in the sun. Aerosol sprays are not recommended as they do lighten the tan faster.
As your spray tan fades some have mentioned their skin has a slightly scaly appearance, others describe blotchy or patchy looking skin. Your skin exfoliates at an uneven rate which may contribute to this appearance. That is why we can’t stress enough the importance of moisturizing twice daily. Moisturizing daily with a high quality, oil-free product will not only help your tan last longer but it’s also a very important step in helping your tan to fade evenly.
Spray tanning is our business, not a side business and your appointment time has been slotted just for you. Life happens and there are occasions when you may need to cancel. We require a 48 hour cancellation prior to your scheduled session. If you cancel your appointment in less than 48 hours, your deposit will be forfeited.