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Jergens Self Tanning Lotion
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Is it healthier to use sunscreen and tan outside?Or to use a self tanning lotion that gives you a tan?Does self tanning lotion have harmful chemicals?
My 5 yr old has suddenly developed a brownish stain on his hands. It looks like he used self-tanning lotion and didn't wash it off.
There are other: products that might cause that. Are there any hair color products in the household? Perhaps he is reacting to something he touched at school? If it doesn't go away in a couple of days, or if there are any symptoms of illness with it, I would have him seen by his doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tanning: Self tanners and airbrushing (depending on the products used) are considerably more safe than using a tanning bed/booth - and the results can look pretty good as well. Keep in mind that using this form of tanning does not reduce your chances of getting burned or incurring damage to your skin from the actual sun. You should always use an spf to protect your skin when out in the sun. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very safe.: Self tanning lotions are very safe. They are simply staining the top-most layers of skin a brown color. I recommend my patients use self-tanners over using tanning beds or external tanning to get color. If your skin is getting darker from sun exposure, it is a pathogenic response to sun, and means your skin cells are trying to protect their dna by producing melanin. This is never good. ...Read more
Creams and ointments have gotten rid of the red scales, but leaves a bunch of white spots. Will self tanning lotions cover them?
Skin: Hard to give an answer based on your info. Suggest you see a dermatologist ...Read more
Sure: I have a Jergins lotion I use for this. Give you a nice tanned look you want, but gradually, while moisturizing your skin. Also, anything that will keep you from wanting to get in the sun for a real tan is a good thing! ...Read more
Jergins: Jergins has a great line of gradual tanners that you can use as a daily lotion and give your self a "buildable glow" I think it's called " Jergins Natural Glow" I am thrilled you are taking good care of your skin and opting for a tanning lotion rather than the sun's deadly rays! ...Read more
Why?: There is no good substitute. If you are having problems with one look for a paraben free product. Would not expose oneself to too much sun without any protection. Regular sun tanning oils with any spf are not the way to go. Great tan, increase risk for possible skin cancer and aging skin. ...Read more
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