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How long does a spray tan last Sun Tan City?

Last Updated: 28th February, 2020

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Your spray tan may last between 5-7 days when done correctly and using the recommended products. We recommend spraying the day before your event to allow for development time.

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Consequently, do Sun Tan City spray tans look good?

My experience at Sun Tan City was great! With my birthday coupon, I didn't have to pay a dime and I am very happy with the results. The spray tan also smelled really good, kind of tropical-like coconut. It started to smell like a self-tanner after it developed but not as bad or as strong as most self-tanners.

One may also ask, how long should you let a spray tan set? 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.

Simply so, how much is it for a spray tan at Sun Tan City?

$10 Any Spray Tan | Sun Tan City.

How much do spray tans cost?

The price of a single spray tan differ depending on the method and the salon, but clients can typically expect to pay anywhere from $25 to $50 per tan, but you can spend less than that if you use a spray tanning deal on Groupon.

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Silviana Tenholter

Professional

Are spray tans bad for you?

Once hailed as the smart alternative to tanning outside, spray tans can also be hazardous to your health. The concern stems from use of dihydroxyacetone (DHA) in tanning solutions, which interacts with dead cells on the skin's surface to evoke color change. When used properly, DHA is considered safe.

Hyman Schuller

Professional

Do and don'ts of a spray tan?

SPRAY TAN DOs & DON'Ts
  • DO shower, exfoliate and shave.
  • DO use moisturizers and lotions specially formulated exclusively for spray tanning.
  • DO wear loose-fitting, dark clothing and flip-flops or sandals to avoid rub-off.
  • DON'T wear makeup, deodorants or perfumes. They can create a barrier for absorption.

Boukary Onilov

Professional

What color spray tan should I get?

Very Fair to Fair Skin Tone– Fair or very pale skinned people may go for one shade lighter tan in the beginning. A soft golden based spray tan is an excellent option to try out. If you want to look darker in the following sessions, go for violet or red based spray tans as they offer a super brown skin tone.

Junlei Piedramillera

Explainer

How do I get a spray tan?

10 Things You Absolutely Need to Know Before Getting a Spray Tan
  1. Spray tans last about a week, give or take.
  2. Shower and exfoliate before you tan.
  3. The color won't just wash off.
  4. Apply lotion every day.
  5. It'll get darker after application.
  6. Pat, don't rub, your skin dry.
  7. Wear nail polish.
  8. Think about your bathing suit.

Genia Wroebel

Explainer

Is your first spray tan free at Sun Tan City?

For other questions about tanning before your event, stop by your favorite Sun Tan City salon. Don't forget that your FIRST Spray Tan visit is FREE, valid Sunday through Wednesday!

Agnese Sante

Explainer

How long after a spray tan do you see results?

When applied, DHA (the active ingredient in Sunless tanning solution) reacts with the proteins in the skin's superficial layer to form a golden brown color. Your skin begins to darken two to three hours after application and reaches its peak color within 24 hours.

Luciliano Korndorfer

Pundit

Do you need primer for spray tan?

Tips for Perfect Priming
Start preparing your skin by exfoliating and shaving the day before you spray tan. After that, exfoliating with a gentle primer like Mine Tan can actually improve your colour by evening out any spots that look faded or patchy. Moisturise your entire body before you tan and after.

Mouhamed Shamsher

Pundit

Is it free spray tan week?

Fast, Faster, Fastest, and Sunless Club Sun Members, during Free Tan Week you'll receive discounts on tanning products and services. This week you can upgrade to the next level of tanning for FREE. This week, any new or non-member can tan in our Fast level sunbed for FREE.

Florian Reinemer

Pundit

How do I get out of Sun Tan City contract?

To Freeze or Cancel your Membership, please visit MySunTanCity.com or the salon. For your account security, we cannot accept Freezes or Cancels for your membership via email, chat, or phone.

Xianping Carnim

Pundit

How much does it cost to unfreeze Sun Tan City account?

We offer a convenient freeze option. Anytime after your monthly agreement has been met, you can talk to a Tanning Consultant to freeze your account immediately at no cost upfront. While your account is frozen, an automatic $5 freeze payment will be applied to your account.

Venetta Tenkotte

Pundit

How much is a monthly tanning package?

Unlimited Tanning
Level Monthly Unlimited EFT
Pay as you go Cannot be shared Upgrade charges apply Lowest price to tan! No contract 10% discount on products and lotions Cannot be shared Upgrade charges apply
Level I $29.99 $21.99
Level II $39.99 $29.99
Level III $54.99 $44.99

Evelia Neibert

Teacher

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.

Mohit Arumi

Teacher

Should I sleep in my spray tan?

Yes you can sleep in your spray tan, it is VERY IMPORTANT that you wear long pajama pants and a long sleeved loose fitting shirt. If you don't cover your skin when you sleep you run the risk of touching your body with your hands while you sleep, and it may rub off and smudge.

Lenka Brisch

Teacher

Will my spray tan get darker overnight?

The real sunless process, however, takes up to 8 hours to develop, so while you will leave our salon with some color, the real color will develop darker and darker as the day goes on, peaking at around 24 hours.

Aliona Gebert

Teacher

Can you spray tan two days in a row?

I personally love self-tanning, but if you don't, and prefer to head in for a spray tan, then that's totally fine! If the salon doesn't have a darker solution, and you're not interested in self-tanning, then you can totally try spray tanning 2 days in a row. Once you've had the second spray tan done, watch your skin.

Samantha Ultimo

Reviewer

Can I spray tan everyday?

Can't have a spray tan done once a weekyou need to look after your skin. Your skin will naturally shed over five to ten days, and no self-tan will last longer than ten days. During the summertime, it sheds quicker because you're sweating, and you're in and out of swimming pools and the ocean.

Merete Mar

Reviewer

What if my spray tan is too dark?

"If you do get too dark, slather on coconut oil or baby oil and sit for 10 minutes then jump in the shower and exfoliate," Hilliard tells me. "Oil lifts the top layer of color and makes skin easier to exfoliate so it will lighten your tan. You can also soak in a baking soda bath.

Alvaro Hopfener

Reviewer

How long does spray tan smell last?

Some clients report that when they shower sooner (about 4 hours after their session, instead of 6 or 8), the smell is less noticeable or literally non-existent. As you know, this might fight the odor but will make the tan lighter or fade faster.

Sigurd Sahadev

Reviewer

Do spray tans look natural?

So, in answer to the question, “do professional spray tans look natural?” Yes. Yes, they do… if you go to the right salon! An organic spray tan is healthier, has more benefits, and is easier to maintain. It will leave you with beautiful, more evenly tanned skin than when you walked into the salon.