Keep Your Glow: Top Spray Tans In Connecticut

August 14, 2012 2:00 PM

It is understood you’re busy, the weather is not cooperating and too much sun tanning is not good for your health. Now you have no more excuses for not keeping a healthy glow because spray tans are the answer. They are healthier than tanning beds and more natural looking than self-tanning lotions. The shops below are only a spray away.

Naomi’s Studio & Salon
625 New Park Ave.
West Hartford, Connecticut 06110
(860) 232-8900

Price: Full Body Tan is $55

Naomi’s Studio & Salon uses St. Tropez Airbrush tanning products. Unlike spray tan booths, the airbrush method is performed by hand, in a private section of the salon in just 30 minutes. Hand spraying allows the skilled technician to control exactly where and how much solution is sprayed. The final result has you leaving the salon with your skin looking wonderful thanks to their luxury skin care products.

The Ridgefield Salon & Spa
Eppoliti Building
10 Roberts Lane Suite 5
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 438-1155

Price: Full body is $45

You can get that sun kissed healthy glow with an airbrush tan from Ridgefield’s Salon & Spa. This indoor tan is given in a “properly ventilated environment”. They use an all natural, organic aloe based solution. Whether you decide on the full body or half body tan, you can be sure to maintain that healthy glow without sun damage.

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Two Spa Girls
10 Church St.
North Haven, CT 06473
(203) 239-4475

Price: Full body is $35

Terri Launder and Andrea Friedman Blair are the Two Spa Girls. Terri became a certified esthetician in 1991. An appointment is suggested. Additional hours may be available upon request. Check out their website for before and after tanning instructions. By taking these measure it will enhance your results and keep your skin glowing for seven to 10 days. The spa is also available for after-hour birthday and bachelorette parties, showers or girls’ night out and has many services to offer. They will gladly help you customize your party.

Celebrity Brows
965 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT 06437
(203) 458-7827

Price: Full body & face $70, Upper half of body $50, Lower half of body $50

Celebrity Brows also uses the airbrush method of spray tanning to ensure a personal touch. Jessica is the airbrush specialist at Celebrity Brows. She has mastered the art of airbrushing and believes this is the best way to achieve a safe attractive tan. Massage therapy and skin care services using the Bioelements, custom blended skin care line are also available if you want to spend a day getting pampered.

Mystic Color Salon and Spa
42 Washington St.
Mystic, CT 06355
(860) 415-4521

Price: Full body $40

This spa in Mystic provides customers with an airbrushed golden tone by Fantasy Tan airbrush tanning system. Fantasy Tan are the originators of airbrush tanning. The spray tan takes 15 minutes to apply and is made with natural sugar beet extract. Check out their website for a list of the spa’s other services. Bridal and couples packages for the spa are also available.

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