About Self-Tanners?

Answer Self-tanners are sprays, gels or lotions that are applied to the skin in order to darken it, giving the illusion of a tan without having sun exposure. The main active ingredient in self-tanners is ... Read More »

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Problems With Self-Tanners?

Self-tanner, also called fake tan or insta tan, is a popular method for getting the look of a suntan without actually spending time in the sun. However, if you don't apply it just right or if you m... Read More »

The Best Spray Self Tanners?

Many people want the sun-kissed look of a great tan without the risks associated with excessive sun exposure. The sun's harsh rays may cause skin to wrinkle and sag, and put you at risk for skin ca... Read More »

Why Do Self-Tanners Turn You Orange?

Self-tanners turn skin orange when the active ingredient DHA (dihydroxyacetone) reacts adversely with the skin. This can happen for a variety of reasons, including the product used and the amount o... Read More »

Tips on Applying Self Tanners Flawlessly?

Self tanners can add color and dimension to your skin tone, without the harmful effects of the sun. In choosing your self tanner you must first decide whether you want to use a spray or a lotion. ... Read More »