Common Tanning Lotion Ingredients:
This is a common high-intensity, chemical-based bronzer. It delivers instant color that lasts longer.
This is an active ingredient that promotes micro-circulation in the skin, as well as a tingling or warming effect. It increases melanin production in the skin to deliver a faster tan.
Body blush is an active ingredient that works very similar to a tingler or hot action lotion. It promotes blood flow and pigment coloration in the skin.
Hemp Seed Oil
Tanning lotions can contain a wide variety of natural oils for moisturizing, including green tea extract, tea tree oil, and most commonly, hemp seed oil. Natural oils like this have less alcohol in them, making them a more effective moisturizer.
Another mineral ingredient used for moisturizing the skin, silicone conditions the skin and makes it soft and hydrated for days.
Also called Beta carotene, Vitamin A delivers enhanced pigmentation in the skin.
Caffeine is often added to tanning lotion to invigorate the skin and reduce the appearance of puffiness.
Many tanning lotions are formulated with anti-aging elements, primarily vitamins, to reduce the effects of aging on the skin.
Vitamin E is a common anti-aging element used in tanning lotions, but it also makes the skin very soft and reduces wrinkles and fine lines.
Shimmers are additives used in tanning lotions that deliver a reflective, glimmering affect. It leaves skin looking tan and glowing.