Coconut Oil For Tanning Success!

How Tanning Lotions Work

Indoor and outdoor tanning lotions accelerate the tanning process by promoting the production of melanin. Tingle Tanning lotions increase the blood flow to the skin essentially increasing the melanin brought to the skins top layers. Bronzers add some instant temporary color while DHA adds instant color that lasts for a few days. Indoor tanning lotions are usually used with tanning beds or tanning booths that use UV rays as a source of accelerating the tanning process. You can use indoor tanning lotions outside as well but only for a specific time period because they do not contain SPF, sunscreen or offer protection from the sun exposure. Therefore it is recommended you use sunscreen along with tanning lotion to prevent sunburns.

Why Tanning lotion with Coconut Oil Rocks

A primary use of indoor tanning lotions is to moisturize skin because tanning, inside or outside can cause dehydration which doesn’t look or feel good and hey, healthy moisturized skin tans better anyway. Many exotic oils are found in quality lotions but none as exciting as the new addition of Coconut Oil. Coconut oil is a popular ingredient for skin care due to its moisturizing properties. It’s high volumes of fatty acids greatly helps to moisturize and maintain the effects of tanning. Coconut oil contains nearly 50% lauric acid-an essential fatty acid which provides the support your skin needs to stay healthy and moisturized longer. It includes an effective antioxidant which helps in neutralizing free radical damage. It reduces the appearance of free lines and wrinkles. Shows potential for superior skin absorption so you get what you need.

Many tanning lotions on the market are featuring Coconut Oil. Two of the most notable are Breaking Black “Crystal Black” 656xxx Bronzer with a Coconut Oil – Shea Butter emulsion from Hoss and Tan Inc’s Black Cocoa Colada 200x Bronzer.

Considerations while looking for Tanning Lotions

  • Accelerators
  • Bronzers
  • DHA
  • Moisturizers
  • Firming

Make sure whichever type you use it is compatible and works well for your skin type.

In Our Next Article we will highlight some popular lotions with Coconut Oil, let us know below what some of your favorites are!

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