PLEASE BE SURE TO EXFOLIATE PRIOR TO YOUR APPOINTMENT
Airbrush tanning is the easiest way to apply the active ingredient DHA (found in most tanning products). The fine brown mist from the airbrush ensures a perfectly even application to the skins surface and as there is no rubbing in required it avoids streaking and patchiness
1.This formula is made up of two tanning agents. 1 An instant bronzer, which will give an instant tan effect and allow you to see exactly where the solution is being applied.
2. DHA – this, ingredient gives the most natural looking color but it takes 6 to 8 hours to fully develop. The instant bronzer can be washed off after 6 to 8 hours (it is water, soluble) as by then the DHA will have been fully absorbed. ,
DHA is a colorless derivative of sugar cane that has been FDA approved for more than 30 years. DHA darkens the skin by interacting with the amino acids in the dead surface cells found in the outermost layer of the skin, causing it to darken naturally.
It takes less than 10 minutes to apply and 5-10 minutes to dry. Coacrylic polymide technology ensures perfect adhesion and absorption rates and is one of the fastest drying solutions on the market
No, we have formulated this product to remove the unpleasant odor normally associated with self-tanning-product. .
No, this formula was formulated to ensure that just one application, will give a rich golden color that lasts 7 to 10 days or longer depending on an individuals skin.
For best results exfoliate to remove dead skin cells (exfoliates and primers are available to help in the adhesion process) ask your airbrush tan professional for details. Remember always be gentle when exfoliating, the skin may become sensitive.
([t is believed that this product may of help clear the skin of acne and other disorders of the skin). Ensure that you are not wearing any perfume, makeup deodorant or moisturizer. Wear loose fitting cotton clothing as the water soluble, instant bronzer may rub off on clothing. (This product has not been known to stain clothing),
It is essential that you remain dry for at least 6 to 8 hours. Avoid any activity that may cause perspiration, The DHA color takes 6 to 8 hours to fully develop and will look it's best if you moisturize daily with a tan extender (this will allow a longer lasting tan and ensure even wear as your airbrush tan fades away)
As often as you like - the formula is completely safe. DHA is FDA approved for cosmetic use. Most people like to redo their tan once a week and it is completely safe to do so.
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, the most effective products available are sunless- or self tanning lotions that contain dihydroxyacetone (DHA) 'as the active ingredient. DHA has been used in cosmetic preparations for over 30 years and was listed with the FDA in 1973.
In addition to its skin darkening abilities, DHA is also used as an emulsifier, humectants and fungicide. It is declared safe and suitable for use in cosmetics and drugs used to color the skin. DHA is derived from glycerin (vegetable origin), which is a commonly used cosmetic and food ingredient. DHA is not absorbed into the body 'and poses no possibility of toxicity.
Always exfoliate the skin prior to an airbrush tan, using an exfoliating primer or salt bath, a Dead Sea salt scrub is a good choice. (We recommended you not use deodorant soap while using sunless tanning products) deodorant soap changes the PH levels (normal PH levels 4.5-5.5) and dry out the skin.
Skin is designed to exfoliate every 7 to 10 days on its own. However if you do not exfoliate prior to this service your skin may exfoliate in middle of your tan. Exfoliating will remove dead skin cells and helps with adhesion and allows for maxim benefit. Skin is made up of two main layers: the epidermis on the outside and the dermis on the inside.
Whether you are talking about sun tanning or self-tanning, the epidermis is where the action occurs. The epidermis is also made up of layers.The deepest layer of the epidermis, called the stratum basale (basal layer), is the affected during sun tanning. The stratum corneum (horny layer) is the outermost layer of the epidermis -- it is this layer that is affected by most sunless-tanning products.
Every day, millions of dead skin cells are sloughed off or worn away from the surface of your skin. In fact, every 35 to 45 days, you have an entirely new epidermis. This is why tans from sunless- or self tanning lotions will gradually fade - as the dead cells are worn away, so is your tan. For this reason, most of these products suggest that you reapply the sunless- or self-tanner every week or two (depending on how your skin reacts to the product)
Do not use any lotions prior to an airbrush tan. To be sure the solution will be able to adhere to your skin. This product has ale Vera and will condition the skin.
Its very important to remain still while, being airbrushed, please do not bend, look down, or touch any body parts together.
Be sure to put a clear coat on toenails that are not polished to prevent staining. Airbrush tan will not harm acrylic nail. (If need be have your nails done prior to airbrush tan.
After being airbrushed it’s a good idea to wear old, loose, clothing (during the drying process) even though this product has not been known to stain clothing it never hurts to be cautious.
Don’t shower for at least 6 hour (Please know this product will be active on the skin for at least 24 hour and the longer you wait the darker it may become). Please use your scrub to remove any dark areas from feet, hands, and Face. Then take a normal bath or shower (nothing pulsating, just gentle) lather the body evenly, and entirely using a moisturizing shower gel such as Dove or Olay. (Bathing you will see a brown color in the water this is ok its just the cosmetic mixed with the spray)
Moisturize daily, covering the entire body to prevent drying and cracking. Use a tan extending lotion, or sunless tanning lotion of you choice to extend the life of your airbrush tan.
Also, you can use a self tanning lotion, to touch up your face and legs, since most of us tend to wash our face a couple times a day, it may fade more rapidly, also we may shave our legs and that will also cause it to fade.
This tan is not intended to last anything longer tan 7 to 10 days. It is normal that it fade daily. (Just be sure to bath and moisturize daily)
Do not try to preserve your airbrush tan it needs to fade a little each day to look healthy.
Repeat this process as needed and remember that Deodorant soap is not a good idea when tanning it has a tendency to dry out the skin. Skin care is accentual, always remember to use quality lotions and exfoliate the skin weekly.
PLEASE DO NOT RUB YOUR AIRBRUSH TAN WITH YOUR HANDS WHILE IN THE DRYING STAGES IT WILL STAIN YOUR HANDS