So called tans are a trend. Fortunately, in general, we are skin care conscious. Thus, cane tanning has seen an increase in demand in recent years and there are many specialized centers that have recently opened their doors. Not only does it offer fast track beautiful, sun-kissed skin, but it’s also the perfect alternative to the harmful sun exposure that dermatologists urge you to avoid.
When we talk about tanning with cane, we are actually referring to a tan that is made using a 100% natural active ingredient called DHA. Like Dr. Isabel del Campo, a dermatologist at the Integral Dermatology Institute, explained to us that the composition is completely harmless to the skin. “The large size of this molecule cannot penetrate the deepest layers of the skin and remains on the surface”, says the expert, who also testifies that “it is a mechanism that is initially tolerated by all skin types”. Below we answer the most frequently asked questions about this technique.
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What is tanning sugar?
Dr. Del Campo explained to us that DHA, when it comes into contact with the keratin of the skin, a natural chemical reaction that manages to touch the skin (you can even say dye), but does not activate the melanin mechanism that It. the pigment that gives the skin its color and makes it resistant to the action of ultraviolet rays. This prevents burns and sun spots, premature aging and, above all, the progression of skin cancer over time.
How long does a sugar tan last?
According to Isabella Delgado, Tannity’s partner and director of communications, the tan lasts about a week (depending on the natural conditions of the skin and how it is cared for before and after the session) and it dies with cell regeneration. To extend the life of the tan, the expert recommends moisturizing the skin daily, using a specific tanning milk for two or three days, and exfoliating it, before doing the horse glove treatment. “It can be done every week or every 10 days, depending on how long the tan lasts on both skins. This tan is healthy, you don’t need to rest if you want to keep your tan,” confirms Delgado.
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How to tan with cane?
The process, according to Isabella Delgado, is quick and simple. “In just 15 minutes, we create a formula that is on the spot for each of our clients, taking into account the type of skin, tone, undertone and the intensity of the tan they want to achieve. We apply it with an airbrush and thus, in one session of 15 minutes, a very natural result is obtained. Several sessions are not they are necessary to acquire more,” he said.
For her part, dermatologist Isabella Delgado recommends the following:
Remember that, like any product applied to the skin, contact can cause allergies.
Before completing this treatment, consult your dermatologist if you have psoriasis, dermatitis or a wound that has not yet fully healed and is still open.
Delgado confirms that, in addition to this, it is only healthy, and above all a good alternative to sun exposure if you want to show off a tanned skin. Although, and this is important, it does not exempt you from using sunscreen on a daily basis!