We know sunscreen is a good idea. It is especially important during the summer months when most people are spending lots of time outdoors. While most of us probably have the words "sunscreen" linked up pretty tightly with the words "beach", keep in mind that sun protection is a good idea...
“25% of what you eat keeps you alive. The other 75% keeps your doctor alive.” Egyptian proverb Clearing up skin issues from the inside out Our company’s goal is to help customers get relief from recurring or chronic skin issues permanently. It is not uncommon for our customer care team...
We love answering questions about how our products are made and why we think they are superior to some other brands. The truth is, there are a lot of good organic skin and hair care products out there today compared to twenty years ago when we became enlightened to the...
At My Skin's Friend, we absolutely refuse to sell anything that isn't organic, natural and chemical free. It isn't hard to understand that when the body is subjected to certain chemicals that there may be negative health consequences. Live Science has published an article that says that chemicals in some...
"My wrinkles have dissipated and my skin has become firm again. I’ve used so many products on the market, and have spent a small fortune, but MSF Detox Clay Mask is by far the most effective product I have used.” -Stephanie Baldwin, age 36 -It pulls out toxins while...
We’ve been told that the Baby Boomers have been controlling the economy and cultural direction throughout the world since the 1950’s. We’ve just seen another verification of that with L’Oreal’s naming of a 69 year old Helen Merin as the “new” face of the company. Sixty is being characterized as...
Who doesn’t want to look younger and beautiful? Research shows that Americans are not known for their lush locks. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) the diet high in harmful fats, lots of sugar and heavy animal protein and dairy contribute to hair loss and breakage of health. Other big...
You finally succeeded at losing those extra pounds. Congratulations! You did it! But now, there’s another problem. It’s the inevitable result of weight loss (even if that weight loss was a new baby!). S-T-R-E-E-E-E-C-H marks. It means you’ve succeeded at your primary goal. An epidermal badge of completion if you...
Are you using skin care products that contain these ingredients that are causing potentially dangerous allergic reactions? If so, the FDA is urging you to be aware of the potential dangers before you find out like some others have. NBC NEWS broke a story related to an FDA warning cautioning...
Learn more about what you can do to protect yourself and your family by visiting the Centers For Disease Control website. We're all concerned and confused about the COVID 19 outbreak. Here are some ideas that'll help put you in the best possible health to resist it if you come...
Research shows that whatever you apply on your skin goes inside your body. Should that make you stop and rethink and verify the ingredients in ALL the makeup, creams, lotions and whatever you are applying in your skin? Well, yes if you want to feel good and full of energy...
Jun 21, 2016
May 20, 2016
Feb 01, 2016
Nov 23, 2015
Oct 29, 2014
Oct 27, 2014
- acne symptoms
- acne treatments
- age spot fader
- age spots
- anti aging
- anti aging treatment
- anti wrinkle cream
- anti wrinkle treatment
- benzoyl peroxide
- best acne treatments
- best body lotion
- best moisturizer
- best vitamin c serum
- CDC and ebola
- chemical sunscreen
- chronic infections
- chronic stress
- clean & clear
- Ebola virus
- ebola virus symptoms
- environmental working group
- essential oils
- EWG's Sunscreen hall of shame
- FDA warning about acne treatments
- fine lines
- getting rid of acne
- hair care products
- hair growth
- hair products
- hair transplants
- Helen Mirren
- Helen Mirren stars in R.E.D.
- Helen Mirren: new face of L'Oreal Paris UK
- help with acne
- ice cream
- itchy scalp
- leaky gut
- liver spots
- long hair
- male pattern
- melanoma and the sun
- natural acne treatments
- natural defenses against ebola virus
- organic acne topical treatment
- organic body lotion
- organic body lotions
- organic defenses against ebola virus
- organic follicle stimulator
- organic hair formula
- organic hair growth
- organic hair products
- organic hair systems
- organic shampoo
- organic skin care
- organic skin repair lotion
- organic skin tightener
- organic sun protection
- organic sunscreen
- organic sunscreens
- organic vitamin c serum
- personal care products
- safe tanning
- salicylic acid
- skin cancer
- skin care formula
- skin care products
- strengthening your immune system naturally
- strong hair
- sun damage
- sun dangers
- sun protection
- Sun Protection Factor
- sun sense
- sunburn help
- sunburn repair
- sunless tanning
- sunless tanning helps protect from skin aging
- sunscreen moisturizers
- super organic moisturizer
- thicker hair organically
- thinning hair
- topical vitamin c for face
- travel risks and ebola
- Vitamin C serum
...Organic Sunless Tanner
Stopping here first was a good call.
We used to enclose a printed version of this booklet with our tanner but we continually get suggestions and recommendations from the hundreds of customers who love this tanner so we decided to convert it to a more dynamic forum so you always have the latest information for getting the perfect tan.
One you learn these simple secrets, you can keep that sexy, natural looking tan all year long while you're also pampering your skin.
You'll get more than just a tan.
My Skin's Friend Sunless Tanner is on of the very few liposomal tanners on the market. It actually helps moisturize your skin as well as tanning it so it's like getting two products for the price of one.
These simple secrets will guarantee an even, natural looking tan
Getting an even, natural looking tan shouldn't be difficult yet we hear from customers who have tried so many sunless tanners on the market only to be disappointed in the look of their tan.
We set out to make the best organic tanner on the market and from the emails and customer reviews we get, looks like we've accomplished it.
If you don't get the perfect tan, let us help
Sure, we occasionally get a customer feedback that says they got streaks or some uneven spots but even then, we work with them to help correct those issues and start over. Without exception, the outcome is positive so I urge you to write to us if you experience anything but a perfect tan and let us help.
Getting an even, natural looking tan is definitely possible without covering your body with chemicals, baking in a tanning bed or enduring the funky smell most tanners leave you with.
If you follow these simple steps, you too will be sporting a tan so natural looking that your friends will ask you where you just vacationed!
First things first.
Don't rush the process o.k.?
You want a natural looking tan, not a cheap paint job right? Just like getting a real sun tan, it takes a little time and patience but the outcome will be well worth it.
My Skin's Friend doesn't tan you, it causes your body to tan itself. In fact, when you spray it on, you won't see any color because there isn't any in it. That's why it doesn't look fake like a lot of others but there are "secrets" to getting the best, most natural looking tan with it.
Before you spray, make sure your skin is clean and exfoliated.
Use a regular wash cloth, loofah or anything else you might already like to exfoliate with. I discovered this helps speed up the process because it starts with new, fresh skin cells, not the old dead ones. Don't scrub so hard that you cause an abrasion. Just a nice firm scrub.
There are two reasons for this.
When your done, dry off and go to the next step.
I put plastic grocery store bags on my feet from the ankle down to keep the tops of my feet from getting tan from the falling mist.
They also apply to elbows and knees because those areas tend to get darker faster and the lotion acts to help avoid that.
It is much easier if you have a friend who can spray you but almost all of our customers report they spray it on themselves with little problem. It might take a little practice to perfect it but it's done every day.
I apply it to myself most of the time but when I can get my husband to do it, it is easier to maintain a more even coverage.
VERY IMPORTANT. The main cause of streaks or runs is OVER SPRAYING.
Because My Skin's Friend sunless tanner is clear (no colorants or staining chemicals), it is hard to tell where you've sprayed.
For this reason, it is important to plan to cover in a methodical way to make sure you don't over spray and get runs or streaks.
If you have someone applying the spray to you, have them hold the bottle about a foot from your body and spray evenly from side to side, making sure to get an even coat. Applying too much each time will cause runs and you don't want that or you'll have streaks. Just a very light coat works like magic.
RUN REPAIR TIP!
If you see a run or large droplets during or after spraying, don't panic. It can be fixed before the streak shows up.
Once you've finished your third and final application for that day, simply let the last coat dry a few minutes and then apply an organic lotion to the entire area to blend the overspray into the rest of the area. In almost all cases, this will completely eliminate any spots or streaks and you'll wake up with a very nice, even, natural looking tan.
Over spray also happens because you will swear you're not getting enough on you but I assure you that you are. We chose the very fine mister pump to make sure you get a very light application each time to prevent runs or streaks.
When one coat dries (which is very quick and can be accelerated with a blow dryer set to cool), apply the next one until you've sprayed three consecutive coats in one treatment. I know you won't feel like anything is happening but trust me, it is.
Once the third coat is dry, you're ready to get dressed. My Skin's Friend tanner won't color hair or clothes so don't worry about having to cover your hair or having it rub off on your clothes or bed linens.
Cover your whole body or the areas you want tan with that first coat and wait 3 minutes or so for it to dry. One of the things people love about it is that it dries very fast.
Repeat this process no more than three days straight.
Once you've done if for three days, STOP and wait for 48 hours for your tan to “mature” and show you the final shade. If you want to be darker, simply continue to apply it as above until you reach your ideal shade. Once that happens, you can usually maintain your tan with a once or twice a week application. Remember, you won't see the final results for 48 hours
That's it! That's all you need to have a cool looking tan. And when people ask where you got your beautiful tan, tell 'em Tahiti!
If you have any problems, questions or tips you'd like to share with us and your fellow tanners, please contact us at email@example.com. We love hearing from our customers and always appreciate tips you've learned to help get the best looking organic tan under the sun.
Want to share what you've learned? Click here to send a link to this page to your friends!
Now, go show off that beautiful tan of yours!
Thank you for being My Skin's Friend.