Sunless Tan The application of either a self-tan product, or spray tan to your body. When applied, DHA (the active ingredient in sunless tanning products) reacts with the proteins in the skin’s superficial layer to form a golden-brown color. Your skin begins to darken 2-8 hours after application and reaches its peak color within 24 hours. The color will gradually fade through natural exfoliation, just like a tan from the sun. DHA The active ingredient most often used in all s
Somewhere by now (probably at some hole-in-the-wall dive bar full of frat guys) you’ve seen a muscle tee plastered with the saying “Sun’s out, gun’s out!” Well, we’re not saying you should wear this tank yourself, but when it’s warm outside, it does make sense to bare arms. If you’re planning to wear a tank top or sleeveless dress but feel like you may have skipped the gym a few too many times, we’ve got just the fix. Makeup pro Emma Willis of Contour Fossa shows us how to us
I’ll always remember my first spray tan. It was in the bathroom of my girlfriend, Heather's house. There was a black pop up tent and a cute gal named Ryan that had blue gloves on and an paint brush gun in her hand. She told me to take everything off, put my lunch lady hat on and then step into her office. She instructed NEVER to step off that black towel either. So next I remember was turning around one side at a time, hold my fingers out like I was playing the piano, holdi
Island Glow believes and stands by one of the most important messages we can share.......share we need to protect skin from the sun. And we practice what we preach. But just because we avoid the sun doesn’t mean we’re willing to sport an unfashionable pasty white finish. So instead of "fake baking" our skin, we achieve a tropical-inspired GLOW with our new secret beautiful … “Oh That Glow” Self Tanning Mousse. Our product is a special blend of a dark chocolate tropical tan,
You’ve planned every detail of your wedding including found your something old, new and blue. You’ve even mastered your makeup and hair look and nailed down what your bridesmaids look will be like. DIVA? It’s ok - and guess what, its YOUR day! The last thing you want for you (and your bridesmaids) is something so easy and simple to do …. is a spray tan mishap such as the bronzers transferring off on your beautiful white dress and of course that dreaded cheetoh orange hue
Happy New Year!! Let’s kick off 2018 with your very own Glow Box filled with our most popular tan-at-home kit. We want you to learn how to use everything so you can be extremely comfortable and happy with your purchase. Here is our very best tips listed below of what you’ll find in your Glow Box: 1. Glow Body Butter is an organic skincare treatment that delivers 16 hours of mega hydration to your skin. We suggest to apply on wet skin (after shower) in order for your pores t
Have you ever had the best spray tan of your life only to still hate those dreaded “even darker” moles, sunspots and scars? Total confidence killer, right!! Let me share one of our “Best Kept Secrets” we will share all the way from Hollywood by our bestie, Katie Quinn, Hollywood A-list Spray Tanner ..... “Moles and sun spots can over-absorb colour if left alone. I use one dab of ELF's Studio Lip Lock pencil or NYX eyebrow wax pencil in the centre of each mole and it protect
No, baking in the sun is not the smart way to glow this summer—but rather than forego bronzed skin altogether, why not spring for a high-quality spray tan? By shopping around for a highly recommended company, you'll evade the risk of that dreaded dorito look—no one will be the wiser, and you'll avoid tan lines. Better yet, you can request some subtle muscle contouring , so you pretty much get a fully-serviced bikini body in the span of 10 minutes. That being said, improper ca
One of the best sunless tan tips is learning how to control the color you will go. How dark your tan will be has a number of factors. We've called our brand Oh That Glow Sunless because - everyone gets a custom color due to different skin tones, and because you can customize the shade of your tan by determining how long you choose to leave the bronzer on before you wash it off. Let me explain .......
How does a sunless tan actually work?
The way you achieve a gorgeous tan
Summer is just around the corner, and given that spring has started with such beautiful weather, our team thought that now would be the best time to help you embrace your luscious legs as skirt season is well and truly upon us!
Here’s our definitive guide to ensuring that you get the best and most natural tanned look for your legs this spring:
Don’t – wax and tan on the same day. We’d advise that you do all of your waxing at least 24 hours before applying a fake tan. Do - b