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Have You Ever Gotten a Spray Tan?

'Tis the season for fake tans, and while I'm partial to bronzers and self-tanning lotions, I don't frequent the spray-tan booth. So I'm curious: Who among you has gotten a tan professionally sprayed on?


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biarose biarose 7 years
They just don't last long enough. I want a year-round tan.
alieapple alieapple 10 years
No interest. I'm very pale. Any kind of fake tan turns me orange. No thanks !
Seraphim Seraphim 10 years
i've been using Neutrogena's SUMMER GLOW... which also has SPF 20 in it as well the coloring is amazing! it gives you a hint and a glow and it has spf! i'm sold! go try it out girls!!!! seriously :) oh... and it doesnt smell that bad...some of the others really bothered me ;)
jiujiu jiujiu 10 years
I am super opposed to tanning beds (I wear spf 45 everyday, i'm serious about not getting burned). I've done airbrushing and spray tans, but I really wonder what chemicals are getting into your body when you do the spray tans.
mochachino mochachino 10 years
Nope brown all year round. But if I have irregular discoloration I would use it since it could even me out like if I was going to say the beach, or was wearing one of those backless strapless numbers.
AMP AMP 10 years
That stuff smells like burnt chicken, I swear! I've never gotten one b/c my friends who have all end up smelling so nasty.
Imari Imari 10 years
I've never used. but I'd love to! I prefer sun but I have freckles on my face and I dont want to have them on my body so I use self tanning spry by myself...
megagirl megagirl 10 years
I never have but I REALLY want one. My sister got one once and it looked absolutely awesome.
Budderflie Budderflie 10 years
I love it. Every mondays its 10$ day and Im always finding coupons. I go twice a week and perfected it. I do keep Lancomes self tanner in case I muss up, but Ive found the perfect way to stand, when to raise my hands and after 15seconds im all tan for a week. Sure beats the 20min a day to look like I spent a weekend at the beach. Oh and since I have skin cancer, its an added bounus that Im not doing anything bad to my already screwed up skin ( I tanned too much last summer and am now paying the hefty price at 25). I say suck it up, strip down, plug up that nose and freeze your ta-tas off for 15seconds. Its worth every penny.
PrissyLilBadAss PrissyLilBadAss 10 years
NO NO NO NO! I prefer to eat carrots, not look like one. Quite a few of my friends do the Mystic tanning. And that stuff smells HORRIBLE! Blech!
junebrug junebrug 10 years
I've used the Liquid Sun several times. The Mystic is too dark for me and smells terrible. Pale girls do better with Liquid Sun, darker girls complain that you can't see it. I don't have enough melatonin in my skin to make the kind you put on yourself work! But the spray works well. Downsides: it's very expensive, and I've gotten two sinus infections from inhaling that stuff! It also smells but not as bad as Mystic. It's a horrifying experience for me, like drowning on purpose, but you have to keep your head about and ignore what your brain is telling you. Afterward, I have a light golden tan, which even my mother said looked "healthy."
Squishy34 Squishy34 10 years
i used to work in a tanning salon that had the spray tan and i hated was so uneven and i wouldn't recommend it to anyone but i do like to go get airbrushed...all u do is stand there and they spray you down...i have never had a bad experience with turns out wonderful
nati nati 10 years
Not yet, in summer I sunbathe easily, and in winter, I use a little of Self-tanners or bronzers because my skin isn't so pale..
LaLaLola LaLaLola 10 years
Wow, I've never even tried this! Thanks to my dad me and my brother both have a naturally caramel complexion.
The_coffeegirl The_coffeegirl 10 years
I got a free mystic from the tanning place as a promo. I liked it - other than the smell. I wouldn't do it unless it was cheap and I needed to be tan fast. I'm too lazy to go consistently.
elmendoa elmendoa 10 years
whoops. i meant "LANCOME FLASH BRONZE" not loreal. ;)
elmendoa elmendoa 10 years
i do this when i have something important coming up. just don't pull a "ross"...also, i just started using Loreal's flash body bronzer, and this stuff is SOOO amazing! much better than any drug store bronzer, and worth the extra $$ to not look orange.
dmartinxoxo dmartinxoxo 10 years
Yeah the loreal sublime bronze lotion in light/medium is kickass! No streaks ever! Super moisturising too! I used it as a follow up to my spray tan while i was in hawaii, despite my half mexicanness I can never tan...just burn. Probably because I'm also half welsh.
bookgirl bookgirl 10 years
My best friend who is a pale Irish girl did the Mystic Tanning last year before her wedding. It looked really good on her and natural.
sexyeyes sexyeyes 10 years
I had it done two years ago in NYC for a wedding and the results were excellent. I would do it again but it cost a lot of money b/c it was in a upscale spa.
Tisane Tisane 10 years
I'm pale and proud of it! No mystic tan for me, thank you.
nini nini 10 years
Does it break you out/clog pores? I have been wanting to try it for years, I'm just too scared that it will un-natural. I'm very pale. I just want a hint of a glow, not a dark tan.
lilxmissxmolly lilxmissxmolly 10 years
im getting one this friday...i figure i should at least try it once.
MissRoxy MissRoxy 10 years
I get them every now and again. I would love them more if they smelled better and weren't so dang expensive!
the-makeup-blogette the-makeup-blogette 10 years
never ever i rather be pale
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