These are the safety tips that will help you in taking care of your skin health during tanning. You can either share them with your friends or just review them at your leisure. You should always make an effort of revisiting or refreshing yourself with these tips after reading them. This will ensure that you are always safe especially when going through a tanning program.
This is done on those areas that need to be protected from getting dark. You should pre-apply gel, baby oil or lotion to the areas around the elbows and knees. This is then followed by applying a sunless tanner.
Your hands are likely to become orange when you apply these products. This can be prevented by using disposable gloves. Besides, both the fingernails and hands should be washed thoroughly after applying these products.
Streaking occurs when you get wet immediately after applying tanning products. To avoid, this you are advised to wait for about two hours before swimming, bathing or showering.
You souls avoid shaving before you apply sunless tanning. These products can irritate your skin if you decide to shave first.
People who spend much of their time working outdoors are encouraged to put on protective eyewear. A good eyewear should have a 100% UV protection. You can consult a healthcare provider or a pharmacist to help you in selecting the best eyewear for your kids.
Everyone should be careful when using a sunless tanning agent. Agents that contain the following ingredients roxadimate, lisadimate or aminobenzoic are known for causing discoloration or staining of the fabrics.
This involves eliminating the dead skin cells. It is either done by exfoliating or washing the skin before using sunless tanning products.
How to apply
When applying sunless tanning products, you should begin with a small area. It should be rubbed gently and evenly instead rubbing vertically. Sponge paint rollers are used when applying these products on people’s back.
You should protect yourself whenever you are using any self-tanning or sunless tanning product that does not have sunscreen ingredients. Again you should be extra cautious since the sunscreen used during tanning does not last for many hours. This means that you should carry more sunscreen products or wear protective gear or clothing.
You should carefully consider the tips mentioned above to ensure that your skin is safe and glowing wonderfully all year along.