Tanning oils and lotions help to speed the process of tanning, whether indoors or outdoors. Oil applied to the skin accelerates the darkening process that occurs while suntanning and increases melanin production. This causes the skin to darken. Tanning oil is like a magnifying glass on your skin. It will amplify the power of the sun and get you tan more quickly.
How do you use tanning oil, and are these lotions and oils worth using? Are they safe? Will they cause sunburn? What does tanning oil do to the skin?
In this article, I explore all of these questions and consider whether it is wise to tan with tanning oil, both indoors and outdoors.[Read more…] about What Does Tanning Oil Do? Get that Luxurious Glow Quickly!