Having begun as a single tanning shop in Greenville during the autumn of 1990, Ultratan has since blossomed into more than 70 locations throughout the Carolinas and Georgia due to its popularity and commitment to quality service. Over the years, the collection of spas has accumulated numerous awards such as Best Tanning Salon from the Daily Gamecock for providing the best equipment in both tanning beds and spray-tan technology. As a member of the International Smart Tan Network, its commitment to safe tans also encompasses a passion for keeping their customers educated about responsible tanning routines and never tanning without a helmet.
The Smart Tan–certified staff at The Islands Tanning and Beach Shop helps to aesthetically burnish bodies with unlimited tanning packages and a Mystic Tan sunless spray-tanning booth. Customers can slip into a Level 1 bed at any point over 30 days to both acquire and touch up a newly polished shell, and may speak to the specialists on hand if they wish to upgrade to a Level 2 or 3 for an additional fee. Alternately, the private, fully automated Mymist sunless spray-tanning booth takes about one minute to coat physiques in an all-over bronze glow. The resulting tan can keep figures looking sun-touched for up to seven days, ensuring that the newly-tanned can flaunt their sheen at upcoming weddings, soirees, holiday partys, and Senate hearings.
Sunnyside Tanning Spa's Smart Tan–certified technicians adjust the tint on anatomical control panels with variable-intensity UV-tanning beds and hand-applied spray tans. Airbrush artists darken human hides with Norvell solutions composed of bronzers including cosmetic, DHA, and erythrulose, the combination of which ensures evenness and eliminates spotting and streaking. Sunnyside's arsenal of UV-tanning beds includes in its ranks the Ergoline Classic 600, which boasts high-pressure facial lamps and shoulder bronzers. The stand-up hex unit showers bodies in 360 degrees of UV coverage and simulates the effects of walking on sunshine. Late-night hours offer convenient tanning for business people, students, and beach bums sneaking around behind the Sun's back. Sunnyside's updated arsenal also features the Fuquay location's Beauty Angel red-light-therapy booth, which rains green light's stern roommate onto hides to stimulate collagen production, battle cellulite with a vibrating platform, and firm the skin by promoting absorption of cosmetics.