How should I prepare for my airbrush tan?
For best results, shower and exfoliate prior to your airbrush tan. Exfoliating ensures a smooth, even application and a longer lasting tan. Your skin should be free of lotion, perfume and make-up. Please come in loose fitting clothing and flip-flops or slip on shoes. No socks and sneakers! Nylon, silk and wool should be avoided immediately after tanning.
EXFOLIATING TIP: use Baking soda on a soapy washcloth! First, take a washcloth and soap it up with your choice of an oil-free bodywash. Next, add a pretty generous amount of baking soda right on top of that soapy washcloth and Rub it all together. (It will make a white paste-like scrub) Lastly, exfoliate your entire body lightly in small circles and make sure to RINSE really well.
What do i wear while i am getting sprayed?
You may tan in the garment of your choice. You may wish to wear a swimsuit, underwear or opt for nothing at all. complimentary Disposable thongs are available at your request.
How long will my airbrush tan session take?
Including your color consultation, it will take us about 10 minutes to spray you. You will then dry for an additional 10 minutes in your own private and comfortable drying lounge. SO, you can be in and out of EAST COAST GLO in under 30 minutes!
what do i do after my airbrush tan?
Giving the tanning solution proper time to develop will yield the best results, therefore you should not shower for 8-12 hours following your session. It is not necessary to wait longer than 12 hours as the solution will stop developing after that amount of time. we recommend refraining from exercise for several hours following your application as excessive perspiration can adversely effect your tan.
what do i do when it's time to shower?
after 8-12 hours, You may wash your skin as normal. During your shower, the bronzer will wash off completely, leaving only your fully developed and perfect airbrush tan. When you get out of the shower, pat yourself dry with a towel and moisturize. We recommend moisturizing twice daily to maintain the life of your tan and to ensure even fading.
how long will my tan last?
typically your tan will last anywhere from 5 to 10 days. there are a few variables that will either lengthen or shorten the life of your tan. Exfoliating well before your session and moisturizing daily with a tan extender can lengthen the life of your tan up to 10 days. However, jacuzzis, long or hot baths, excessive sweating, and showering more than once per day may shorten the life of your tan.
We have a number of luxurious moisturizers and tan extenders available at east coast glo to help ensure that you get the most out of your tan.