What are the benefits of a good tan for you?
There’s no doubt that anyone who has a nice golden tan look healthier and some may even say, slimmer! A good tan also contours the body and increases the level of attractiveness of a person. Have you ever seen a pasty-skinned muscle man? Not a very pretty sight we must say.
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Do you also know that a good tan can reduce the appearance of cellulite? This probably explains why spray tan is so popular among the catwalks and red carpet events.
Research has also shown that tanning has some positive health benefits which comes from exposure the sun. Sunlight is the best and only natural source of Vitamin D, which is known to reduce Osteoporosis, depression, PMS in women, acne outbreaks and even the risk of certain cancers.
Of course, there are certain hazards with tanning. Yes, tanning can be bad for you if you do it too frequently without already having a solid base. If you pace your tan without getting sun burnt, then you do not have much to worry about. Remember, an excess of everything is never good for you.
However, if you’re still worried about skin cancer and all the cons with tanning, there are now loads of self-tanners in the market that will give your skin the same glow as if you had just returned from the beach.
It’s easy to get a tan, whichever method you use, be it tanning studios, outdoor tanning or self tanners.