Wondering if your beauty products are spray tan friendly?
What lotion to use?
Or what shower gel or soap is safe to use with your spray tan?
Here’s my favorite Kathryn approved safe for your sunless tan body products, all of which have spent some time in my own bathroom.
(Yes, I have a beauty product addiction, please don’t tell my husband)
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Spray Tan Friendly Beauty Products To Wash With
Sunless Tan Safe Bar Soap
When choosing a bar soap I look for gentle sensitive skin bar soap options. Think less is more here. We don’t want harsh drying soap full of fragrances and deodorants all over your pretty tan so choose options like those below:
Shea Moisture Bar Soap
Aveeno Moisturizing Bar
CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser
Sunless Tan Safe Body Wash
My favorite spray tan friendly body washes are sulfate-free. Sulfates are actually harsh detergents used in liquid soaps to make the bubbles. When you use these products on your sunless tan you are stripping off your color. To extend the life of your sunless tan choose products that are sulfate-free:
Love Beauty and Planet Majestic Moisture Body Wash
Puracy Natural Body Wash, Sulfate-Free Bath and Shower Gel
CeraVe Body Wash for Dry Skin
Spray Tan Friendly Moisturizers
Sunless Tan Safe Lotion
What lotion SHOULD you use with your airbrush tan? I like lotions that are unscented and formulated for sensitive skin. Again less is more in the lotion department and the more natural the better. Think mineral oil-free, fragrance-free, chemical-free. My go-to is pure coconut oil.
Best Pre Tan Spray Tan Exfoliator
My favorite exfoliating products are manual exfoliators. Exfoliating scrubs in tubes and jars have oils and waxes in them that coat your skin leaving a barrier to your tan soaking in evenly. My favorite is the exfoliating towel along with the Shea Moisture shower gel.
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As a small business owner, I can’t stock all the amazing products that are available in the world of sunless tanning but I can give you my professional opinion.