Formed in 1983, Sun Laboratories became famous for the creation of tanning merchandise. It is the manufacturer and also the main distributor of their Dark Self Tan merchandise. The business is run by a family and they wanted to create a product that would give people a tan without the harmful rays of the sunshine.
When research found that sunbathing can increase the risk of skin cancer, so more people opted for the false sun kissed look. Also sun beds fell out of favor as research also revealed that they too could increase the cancer risks. As it is also known, fake tanning became an enormous hit with both men and women.
The company has created tanning lotions and systems that can be used both in the comfort of your home or be used by beauty and tanning salons. The products developed for use at home have been made to be easy enough to apply yourself. Some of the other products are for airbrush tanning and suitable for use in the salons.
Whether you choose to apply the tan yourself or visit a salon, there are a number of things you could do to get ready for the tanning. An important act is to shower before hand and if it is possible to also exfoliate. You must also ensure your skin is dry thoroughly before tanning starts. You must wear protective gloves whilst tanning at home which will protect your palms against being tanned also.
There is a range of colors available for tanning, ranging from medium to ultra dark. One of the popular shades is dark tan color, which gives you a beautiful healthy blush as if you’ve had a holiday in the sunshine, but getting a tan without risking your well-being. Whether you are pale skinned or darker, there is a tanning color to suit your complexion.
If you choose to visit a tanning salon, your treatment will take place in a special tanning room or a booth. The tan will be airbrushed all over your body which will achieve a nice and even finish. Tanning salons are very popular, for convenience, speed and a professional tan.
It is wise to, whether the tan was applied at home or in a salon, to put on slack clothing after the treatment. The Dark Self Tan treatment dries tremendously fast, but it is useful not to wear close fitting clothing so soon after the tanning treatment. To aid your color in lasting longer, applying oil to your skin before a bath or shower will place a slight barrier on your skin against water.