FAQ’s: Spray Tan

How long will my sunless tan last?

The lastingness of a spray regimen tan depends the skin’s natural exfoliation process, and on the skincare tactics followed before and after. Our professional application lasts approximately 7-10 days.
This also depends on your skin’s natural exfoliation.

How do Spray Tans Work?

In less than 20 minutes, our Aestheticians will custom-blend a color, the spray is then done completely by hand, ensuring each guest gets a glamorous and even glow from head to toe

What is the Preparation Process?

  • Exfoliate your skin prior to your sunless spray session.
  • Shave unwanted hair.
  • Remove make-up, deodorant, perfume, oils, moisturizers, residue from hair conditioners
  • Bring Proper Clothing for after application (Loose fitting)

When Can I shower?

For best results, wait until next day to shower. If shower is needed before then, wait a minimum of 6 hours after application.

Will I turn Orange?

Our application includes a NO ORANGE GUARANTEE.We pride ourselves on being EXPERTS in sunless spray tanning, and can assure you we will provide you with the most desirable results

Is there an odor after application?

Our solution uses advanced DHA odor encapsulation, to trap odor causing molecules commonly associated with DHA products and virtually eliminate sunless odor,

Will it stain my clothes/hair?

If you get dressed immediately after application, it is likely that the product will rub off on your clothing (we recommend wearing loose fitting clothing after application). Our products are water-soluble, therefore, in most cases, the color will come out of clothing in the wash.

Most people will not see any affect to the color of their hair; however, those with light blonde, gray or platinum hair may see some temporary discoloration from the cosmetic bronzers. This discoloration will easily wash out during the first after session shower.

What is DHA?

DHA is a colorless chemical (it is derived from glycerin) that interacts with the amino acids in dead skin cells to produce a brown color change.

Blotchy or wear off prevention?

  • Be sure to gently exfoliate before application
  • Keep skin hydrated .
  • Do not get an application more than 3 times in a 2 week period, (This will prevent the solution to build up on your skin)

How long after an application before I can go into a Pool?

Wait approximately 48 hours following your spray tan. Chlorinated pools & spas can increase the rate in which the skin exfoliates causing the tan to fade quickly.

How long until the application is dryl?

You should be dry enough to re-dress in 8-12 minutes. Your application expert may expedite the process by placing you under a fan or air hose to “blow dry” you.

How dark will I get?

Results vary based on the individuals skin type and desired darkness. Our application is completely customize-able to your needs, so we can achieve the custom color you desire.

Exposure to UV Sun Rays

It is still necessary to apply SPF lotions or sprays when in the sun, our solution does not contain any SPF

I’m Pregnant, Can I still get a Spray Tan?

Yes! Our Solutions are non-toxic and perfectly safe for a pregnant woman! Our solution is: Paraben Free, Gluten Free, and Sulfate Free

My skin is very sensitive, will I have a reaction?

We suggest you first patch test a small area of the skin prior to a full body session. We will be happy to arrange a pre-session patch test before scheduling a full body session.

Will the Spray Tan cause Freckled looking skin?

No. Although, if you currently have freckles,the spray tan will not cover them up.

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Meet Your Practitioner

Catherine Schuyler, L.E.

Catherine Schuyler, L.E.

Medical Spa Director

With a bachelor’s degree from Kennesaw State University, Catherine went on to graduate from the prestigious Elaine Sterling Institute of Esthetics, in Atlanta, Georgia. She is ITEC certified, with advanced training in esthetic techniques held to European standards. Working under the supervision of medical doctors, she specialized in prescription, medical grade microdermabrasion and chemical peels.