Quick Answer: What Happens If I Shower 2 Hours After A Spray Tan?

Can I shower 2 hours after a spray tan?

We recommend waiting at least 4-8 hours after your spray tan before you shower for the first time, but don’t wait more than 24 hours.

When you shower for the first time after getting a spray tan, you’ll probably see some golden glow wash down the drain, but don’t worry!.

How long after a spray tan can I shower?

six hoursYou must wait at least six hours after your appointment to take a shower. This gives your skin ample time to absorb the solution and ensure an even shade. There are some newer products on the market that allow you to shower sooner with the same great results (ask your salon if they carry it).

What happens if you shower too soon after a spray tan?

Taking a shower too early can also lead to streaking because of the soapy wash you will develop ugly stripes all over. Also, if you don’t wash off your tan properly, you can end up with darker spots on your skin instead of a smooth, beautiful bronze tan.

What happens if you shower 3 hours after a spray tan?

Shower from 1 – 3 hours after your spray tan, 1 for a lighter tan, 2 for a natural tan and 3 for a darker tan. The bronzer washes off and there is NO colour after the shower. This is normal and the tan will continue to develop after the shower and will be fully developed in around 8 hours.

Will rain ruin my spray tan?

Getting a spray tan in the rain is totally doable! Just make sure you have an umbrella and you’re wearing clothes that cover your skin properly. If you can, drive or book a cab to and from your appointment. You would have to get seriously drenched for your tan to get messed up from the rain.

Can I sleep after a spray tan?

Yes you can sleep in your spray tan, it is VERY IMPORTANT that you wear long pajama pants and a long sleeved loose fitting shirt. If you don’t cover your skin when you sleep you run the risk of touching your body with your hands while you sleep, and it may rub off and smudge.

Can I wash my face after a spray tan?

Face wash/face lotion- AVOID face wash/lotion, especially if it has AHA, mineral oil and are known for exfoliating and brightening your skin– this is dangerous to your spray tan! It’s important to note that because you wash your hands and face the most, the quicker your spray tan will fade from these areas.

How can I make my spray tan last longer?

Moisturizing is the key to making your tan last longer. Right after you get out of the shower, lock in moisture with an oil-free moisturizer. Moisturize in the morning and evening. From day 3 on, use our Tan Extender as your primary moisturizer.

What happens if I get water on my spray tan?

Most of us take for granted how difficult it is to not get our skin wet for the hours needed for a spray tan to develop. Even the smallest splash of water on your fresh spray tan can result in a light spot or streaky appearance, something that you will really want to avoid.