What not to do after getting a spray tan?
When you come to your appointment, make sure you don’t have any lotions or makeup on.
Moisturize in the morning and at night after getting a tan.
From day 3 on, use our Tan Extender as your primary moisturizer.
To preserve your tan, avoid swimming, long showers, baths, steam rooms, and saunas..
Can I wash my face after a spray tan?
Face wash/face lotion- AVOID face wash/lotion, especially if it has AHA, mineral oil and are known for exfoliating and brightening your skin– this is dangerous to your spray tan! It’s important to note that because you wash your hands and face the most, the quicker your spray tan will fade from these areas.
Can you lay down after a spray tan?
Some feel tacky or sticky and take quite a while to properly dry, and even then, you won’t feel like it’s a natural second skin until you have your next shower. Putting clothes on, sitting or laying down immediately is a big no-no initially.
How long should I wait after a spray tan?
How long should I wait after a session before showering? To give the DHA enough time to fully set, it is recommended to wait a minimum of 4 hours after a sunless spray tanning session or 8 hours for optimal results. Showering sooner may diminish the intensity of the tan.
How can I make my spray tan last longer?
Moisturizing is the key to making your tan last longer. Right after you get out of the shower, lock in moisture with an oil-free moisturizer. Moisturize in the morning and evening. From day 3 on, use our Tan Extender as your primary moisturizer.
Will my spray tan look better after I shower?
Shower from 1 – 3 hours after your spray tan, 1 for a lighter tan, 2 for a natural tan and 3 for a darker tan. The bronzer washes off and there is NO colour after the shower. This is normal and the tan will continue to develop after the shower and will be fully developed in around 8 hours.