You might think that standing up while you tan would cause an unnaturally darkened scalp, but this never happens at Hollywood Tans. That's because their arsenal of signature stand-up tanning booths create an always even, natural-looking glow in as little as seven minutes. With more than 140 locations nationwide, the chain?s salons?each a veritable bronze mine for pale bodies?can also bronze physiques Mystic Tan?s Instant Tan, a sunless formula that does not contain UV-rays or infectious California boy-band harmonies. Voted "Favorite Tanning Salon in North Jersey" by an independent readers' poll in Suburban Trends magazine, Hollywood Tans of Riverdale can also help customers choose the Instant Tan formula best suited to them, matching the bronzing serums to the each person's skin tone, type, and ideal look.
LBI Tanning Company-Fair Lawn and Waldwick boasts UV beds and booths by top brands such as Sun Capsule and KBL, plus sunless tanning options and an array of lotions, all in an effort to help customers maintain a sun-kissed look year round. But LBI isn't just your average tanning salon—it strives to foster an honest-to-goodness tanning community. The Smart Tan-certified staff engages customers in conversation through online forums and social media, encouraging feedback and asking customers would like to see more of. Then, of course, there are the themed events held at the studio throughout the week. Every Sunday, for instance, they invite customers to receive half off all UV single sessions and half price upgrades.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: UV tanning
Brands Used: Sontegra beds, Australian Gold, Swedish Beauty, Supre, and more
Pro Tip: Skin typing, basing and exposure level combined with lotions will give you that perfect bronze tan
Brushed Tanning Studio's skilled spray-gun wielders provide a healthy alternative to traditional sun worship with UV-free sunless-tanning treatments. Using an FDA approved, 100% organic formula derived from raw sugar cane, certified technicians carefully cover every curve and contour with a golden glow that gradually appears over the course of 24 hours. The entire process takes as little as 10 minutes and lasts an average of 7–10 days, though results can last up to two weeks for clients who exfoliate sparingly or are particularly adept at time travel.
Family owned and operated since 1992, Totally Tan houses bronzing equipment that darkens skin tone in the face of time constraints and inclement weather. Optimized for building long-lasting color, the Future Sun bed gilds bodies with 46 lamps and hundreds of commissioned fireflies, and aromatherapy soothes patrons who soak up rays in the S-Class. As an alternative to UV tanning, Mystic Tan booths darken skin by coating it in long-lasting bronzer.
Beach Bum Tanning's high-tech beds, sunless booths, and tailored beauty treatments regularly appear in press outlets such as Allure magazine. The salon's heated Mystic HD booths spritz bodies with vibrant pigment while warming skin to ensure optimal and even color saturation without having to bear-hug King Midas. Certified Airbrush Artists also implement customized airbrush tans over 150 ways by using a combination of fine-point-guided and wide-point-guided guns to shade and contour a custom-tinted tan to the body's curves, bends, and highway overpasses.