Knowledge Base

How popular are tanning beds?

In the U.K. it’s estimated that over 1 million people use tanning beds daily.  Around 10% of adults have used a tanning bed in the last 12 months.  They are especially popular in countries such as the U.K. USA, Poland, … Read More

How much does it cost to run a sunbed at home?

If you’re considering buying a commercial tanning bed for home use, be aware that they are quite expensive to run and maintain. Not only do you have to pay for the initial purchase price of the bed, but you also … Read More

How do you start a tanning bed?

Tanning beds are typically button-operated through a TMAX system. If you aren’t sure precisely how to turn on the tanning bed you’ll be tanning in, ask staff to give you a hand. Other salons may use tokens which you enter … Read More

Can you use a commercial tanning bed at home?

Yes, you can buy commercial tanning beds for home use. However, they are quite expensive and require a lot of space. Additionally, they need to be properly installed and maintained, so it’s important to do your research before making such … Read More

Is it better to tan with or without clothes?

It’s generally better to tan without clothes, as this allows the UV rays to evenly distribute over your entire body. Wearing clothes will block some of the rays and prevent you from getting an even tan. That being said, if … Read More

Do tanning beds give you wrinkles?

Tanning beds age your skin; the effect is most noticeable if you use them very regularly to achieve a deep, dark tan. As such, yes, tanning beds can give you wrinkles. But when used responsibly, you should be able to … Read More

Why do tanning salons give you a towel?

Tanning salons will usually give you a towel to use during your session. This is for hygiene purposes: to prevent you from lying on a bed that’s been used by someone else, and to prevent you from getting the oils … Read More

Why do sunbeds make you feel good?

There are a few possible reasons why sunbeds make you feel good. It could be that the heat relaxes your muscles, or that the UV rays boost your mood by increasing your production of serotonin. Additionally, the endorphins released during … Read More

Why am I not tanning on the sunbed?

There are a few possible reasons why you’re not tanning on the sunbed. It could be that you’re not using a high enough level bed, or that you’re not spending enough time in the bed.  Ensure you’re using a tanning … Read More

Which is better: stand up or lay down tanning bed?

There is no definitive answer to this question; it depends on your skin type and preferences. Some people find that they get a better tan when they lie down, as it allows the UV rays to evenly distribute over their … Read More