One or Three Mobile Spray Tans, or Mobile Spray-Tan Party for 5 or 10 from Viva La Tan (Up to 68% Off)

San Francisco

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In a Nutshell

Tanning artists travel to your residence to imbue your skin with rich, UV-free color

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Valid only within 10 miles of zip code 94123. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Spray tanning simulates two favorite pastimes: sunbathing at the beach, and sticking your head under the mist sprayers in the produce section. Get a healthy sheen with this Groupon.

Choose from Four Options

  • $15 for one mobile spray tan (up to a $30 value)
  • $29 for three mobile spray tans (up to a $90 value)
  • $75 for a mobile spray-tan party for 5 people (up to a $150 value)
  • $145 for a mobile spray-tan party for 10 people (up to a $300 value)

Sunless Tanning: Give Your Skin Some Sugar

A spray tan is obviously different from sunbathing, but it's also more complex than simply painting over the skin. Check out our explanation to learn the science behind sunless tanning.

Besides covering your body in beige post-its, there are two primary ways to get a rich, deep tan without exposure to UV rays: bronzers and self-tanners. Based on a combination of moisturizers and tinted powders, bronzers stain the skin to darken it temporarily, resulting in a synthetic tan that can easily be scrubbed off with soap and water. Self-tanners, meanwhile, actually affect the skin on a cellular level, emulating the natural effects of sunlight to create a lasting color. Available in forms ranging from lotions to airbrush sprays, self-tanners make use of a colorless sugar compound called dihydroxyacetone, more commonly known as DHA.

When applied to the skin, DHA triggers a safe chemical reaction—similar to the browning effect on bread's outer crust—in amino acids on the skin's surface, producing complex polymers called melanoidins. These polymers exhibit a darkened appearance virtually identical to the natural pigmentation caused by melanin during UV exposure. Unlike sun tanning, however, this process only affects the cells in the outermost layer of the epidermis, and since the body sloughs off millions of surface-level skin cells everyday—billions when we wear our trendiest sandpaper suits—sunless tans tend to fade significantly after about two days.

Customer Reviews

Great tan, beautiful color. Easy appointment setup and in-and-out in 15min. Highly recommended!
Saeyoung C. · July 25, 2014
Nicole is fantastic; makes you feel comfortable and does an excellent job. Highly recommend.
Sarah · June 13, 2014
So professional and got a great tan! Does not look orange of fake - will definitely continue to use this business!!! In and out of my house in 15 minutes!
H B. · June 8, 2014

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