How to Keep a Healthy Tan

Whatever mode of tanning you are into, it is important to take good care of the end result. Let us talk about how you can keep your skin glowing and healthy:

  1. Do not over scrub

While your self tan could last longer, you should not gamble about over scrubbing. In fact, scrubbing should be done prior to self tanning to exfoliate your skin. Exfoliating remove dead skin cells and make self tanning more successful.

Use skin friendly exfoliator such as loofah and other softer materials. Head over to Thermalabs and choose the natural exfoliating mitt good for your skin.


  1. Moisturize

Drink lots of water to stay hydrated. Moisturizing your skin with lotion is not enough. It should go further than that and taking plenty of water is the best way to do it. When you are hydrated, your skin looks more supple and feels soft. When it comes to moisturizer, it is better to apply it right after shower. If you have time, it would be rewarding to do it twice a day ‘ after shower and before bed time.

  1. Use sun block

Just because you have a tanned skin from self tanners does not mean that you are safe from the damaging rays of the sun. It is still your normal skin and you should do everything you can to protect it. Use sun block all the time. There are lotions with moisturizer and SPF in one so make sure you always check the label and online feedback.

  1. Relax

Being stress free makes your skin more beautiful. Don’t fret about the little things about your tan or your life. Dress up without thinking what would others say. Your skin is the best clothing you could ever flaunt so you should love yourself even more. Treat yourself with daily goodness such as makeup, shopping or body massage. Best of all, always wear that confident smile.

Being healthy starts from within so you must eat healthy food and take plenty of liquids. Follow the tips above and your tan should stay longer. \-|