Tan after tanning compared to natural

There are a lot of assumptions not backed by facts, that the sun obtained on the coast, less resistant than the country (Moscow, Ural, Altai and any other). Supposedly after a trip to the resort skin after a month returned to its natural color, but a native of the sun allows you to keep the bronze color almost until the following spring. These hypotheses can be questioned, but undoubtedly the following: the tan obtained in the Solarium, really goes faster than natural. Depending on the individual characteristics of the skin honey shade rests on 3 to 8 days, the most intense color is obtained on the second day, and after that he gradually approaching normal tone. This is attributed to the fact that the tanning bed produces ultraviolet rays type A and type b, and high C, is harmful to the skin, no.
Due to the intense and directional radiation 15 minutes in the tanning bed is equivalent to a day at the beach.

The main condition for the preservation of the tan – skin preparation

To sunburn, resulting in the Solarium, a long held, it is necessary to properly prepare your skin for this procedure. First, you need to spend cleansing and exfoliation, dead epidermis will come down after the adoption of the artificial sun. Second, during the week before visiting the Solarium is recommended to eat foods rich in carotene, for example, red and orange vegetables carrots, sweet peppers. Natural pigment contained in them contributes to the increased susceptibility of the skin to tan. And finally, a visit to the Solarium should be applied to skin special oil for tanning, it saves skin from dryness, works as an amplifier and will provide the most smooth and beautiful tone.
Beta-carotene is also a potent antioxidant, in addition, it enhances immunity.

Skin care after tanning

To maintain the tan after tanning for a long time, you must perform a number of simple rules. Immediately after the procedure, the entire body need to process a special tool (can be lotion or spray), it will perform the role of fixer. Then during the week it is not necessary to visit the baths or saunas to come down the top layer of the epidermis, also need to postpone a rough washcloth. In addition, the skin after artificial or natural tanning requires careful moisture, so creams, lotions and mousses, holds moisture, you need to apply every day. How many days will stay a light honey color depends on the type of skin, so to maintain it is recommended to visit a Solarium 1 time in 10-14 days.