Indoor Tanning and SPF

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Tanning Lotions and other Tanning Beds topics.

Do I need to use an SPF when indoor tanning?

Indoor Tanning and SPF

SPF stands for Sun Protection Factor. In general, you don't need to wear a tanning lotion with SPF. There are specific tanning lotions for indoor tanning, however, that uses SPF for people who may be more sensitive to UV light. A professional at the tanning salon may recommend you use a tanning lotion to protect your skin if you need to.

Tanning lotions with SPF may not block you from tanning but it will help your skin if it is more sensitive. You can tan longer without getting a sunburn.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Tanning Beds Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
William Pirraglia