Who Invented the Tanning Bed?

Answer Tanning beds have spawned the whole industry of indoor tanning and chains of tanning salons. People can even have tanning beds in their homes. Prior to the 1970s, however, tanning without the sun w... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Who Invented the Tanning Bed

What year were tanning beds invented?

German scientist Friedrich Wolff invented the tanning bed in 1978. He came up with the idea while performing an experiment using UV lights to simulate the effects of the sun on an athlete's athleti... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between Tanning in a Tanning Bed & Tanning in the Sun?

Many people look forward to lying on the beach, soaking up the sun, and getting a deep dark tan. Others want instant gratification and opt for tanning salons instead. There is a great deal of contr... Read More »

Tips for Removing Face Tanning and Arms Tanning Using Home Remedies?

Sunless tanner provides a tan that looks like you have spent all day in the sun, but without the risk of developing skin cancer. Sometimes self tanner can be too orange or end up looking splotchy. ... Read More »

How dangerous is indoor tanning if you have been tanning and just found out you are pregnant?

%REPLIES% Answer In a tanning bed, the ultraviolet rays enter your body and reflect off of each other (similar to a microwave). Hopefully everything is alright, but I would not continue tanning for... Read More »