People love to tan. This makes many feel more attractive and therefore desirable, having a greater aesthetic appeal. Others tan for fun and enjoyment. Whatever the reasons might be, you need to know that you have several different tanning methods which are considered the most common.
Firstly, you may tan by exposing yourself to sun rays. However, here you need to be careful since sun exposure makes your skin open to the ultraviolet rays of the sun, which penetrate into the inner layers of your skin, triggering the production of melanin, a pigment which gives our skin tanned look. Due to the risks of excessive sun exposure, many people choose alternative tanning methods.
Tanning beds are very popular nowadays. Here, people, without exposing themselves to the sun, are capable of getting the bronze, attractive skin in much less time. However, there are dangers related to this approach as well and many claim it to be dangerous due to the same kind of ultraviolet radiation.
Finally, there is the, so called, sunless tanning where people use various cosmetic products to trigger tanning on the outer layers of their skin, having the same, but much safer, effect. There are many different products you can use for these purposes. However, you need to know what to use and how, in order to get the best out of your sunless tanning.
Also, be aware that your skin will not stay tanned forever, since it renews itself and sheds dead layers of skin cells each 30 days. However, with the right approach, you can stay tanned for the longest possible time.
How To Stay Beautifully Bronze
First of all, due to the fading facts mentioned above, as soon as you notice that your sunless tan is fading away, you may reapply the product you are using. If you remain satisfied with the effect of the product you are currently using, stick to it. Otherwise, change it. Either way, your tan is likely to last for about a week, after which period reapplication may benecessary.
You can opt for creams, sprays, lotions and many other products for this purpose, so choose those soothing you best and having the optimal effect on your skin.
Secondly, do not let your skin get dry. Thus, hydrate your body inside and out, through drinking water and using moisturizer creams and other cosmetic products of this type. Hydration is very important since it makes your skin fresh and safe from scaling or peeling, keeping your sunless tan fresh for the longest possible period.
Finally, using bronzers may be the best method. Learn more about them and opt for them if these suit your needs.