Send us your fake tan photos and secrets!

Your fake tan photos

Do you have a faux glow? Are you an expert of the fake tan? Share your secrets! Send us a photo of your tan and tell us a bit about how you get it right. We'll post your photos on! And if you've had any bad experiences with fake tanning, and want to warn others, send those photos, too!
E-mail your tanning photos to and be sure to include:
  1. Your full name
  2. Your day and evening phone numbers (for confirmation purposes only)
  3. Your e-mail address (for confirmation purposes only)
  4. Your town
  5. The details: What makes your tan sparkle? Or, if that's not the case, what went wrong?
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