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Because now you can!
Are we the only ones who are surprised to hear that the Kardashians didn’t already have a line of tanning lotions?! WWD reports that the perennially bronzed trio are entering the skincare area with a five-unit “tanning system” called Kardashian Sun Kissed, which will hit shelves in April exclusively at Ulta Beauty.
We’ll never tire of looking at old photos of Victoria Beckham. Sure, she’s now one of the most glamorous women in the world, but a quick look back in time reveals cheesy teen modeling shots, ridiculous getups, and beauty flubs galore. The Spice Girl-turned-designer told Hello magazine that at least one of these things is going to remain firmly in the past, however. Do you think she’s making the right call?
The dangers of tanning have been all over the media as of late (remember the beauty that is the tan mom?), and as a result, the New York Senate has recently decided to approve a bill that will stop kids 16 and younger from indoor tanning.
Lindsay Lohan reportedly owes $40,000 to a Nevada-based tanning company. We’re not surprised.
‘Tan Mom’ Patricia Krentcil has now been banned from eight Planet Sun Tanning Salon locations in New Jersey. She was arrested earlier this month for allegedly bringing her 6-year-old daughter Anna into a tanning booth.
A New Jersey mother has been arrested for allegedly bringing her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning booth with her.
You don’t have to watch Jersey Shore to know that its castmembers love to tan. But do you know just how much they love to tan? In a preview video for the show’s fifth season (wherein the cast leaves Italy behind and returns to their stateside natural habitat), Pauly D gets so excited about his constitutional right to tan that he goes, well, a little overboard.
In the UK, minors are banned from using tanning beds, facing up to $32,000 in fines if they’re caught. Could this ban be adopted across the pond? Yes, yes it could.
After filing for bankruptcy to cope with the $11 million she and her husband owed creditors, Jersey’s finest Teresa Giudice must have been in serious need of some cash. And so, following in the footsteps of her eldest daughter Gia’s acting career, Teresa got a commercial gig for a local tanning salon.
It’s happened to the best of us — from bad tan lines to pale skin. What’s a busy girl to do? Well, if you’re flying in to or out of the UK’s Gatwick Airport, we’ve got a solution for you.
Oh, the things we do in the name of beauty! When it comes to a little confidence booster, we naturally assume the experts in charge know what they’re doing. But alas, even the worst case scenarios can happen to the best of us. From moldy fingers to braid-causing bacterial infections, the following five disasters left us second-guessing our typical beauty regimen.
A recent UK study claims that tanning addictions can be likened to addictions to drugs or alcohol. Research shows that those who can’t escape the bed may need to seek help from psychologists to deal with the addiction.
Unfortunately, like any decision that affects costs of products or services, jobs have been affected by the tanning tax. According to the International Smart Tan Network, women own 67% of indoor tanning facilities. An estimated 9,000 jobs were lost as result of the tax and 1,000 tanning salons were forced to close.