IF you’re new to the fake tanning world – welcome – or if you need to be reminded of the basic tips that will ensure you’re streak-free, these tanning gurus have revealed the top mistakes we all make.
The TikTok-famous twins, @Hondroutwinsofficial, love fake tan just as much as we do and certainly know the ABC of fake tanning.
When it comes to everything fake tan, the two are the ones to turn to for advice[/caption]
According to them, there are four common mishaps that will ruin your fake tan.
The first mistake, they pointed out, is not exfoliating old tan.
We understand that sometimes you do get a little lazy – we all do – but when it comes to fake tanning it’s very important to not skip this key step.
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Not only will you be left with baby-smooth skin but it will also give a clean base for the new layer.
Just as important as getting rid of the leftover tan is using a moisturiser prior to tanning.
Starting off with dry skin will leave you with a patchy mess and even worse – extra dark knees and elbows – when you wake up, as fake tan tends to cling on drier areas.
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Once your skin has been all prepped, the twins, Jacqui and Victoria, also pointed out that some people tend to purchase fake tan that is too dark for their complexion.
The final tip, according to them, is not going too crazy when applying the tanning product.
Remember, less is more.
Fellow fake tan lovers couldn’t have agreed more, with one praising the tips: ”Moisturise, moisturise, moisturise!”
Asked how often one should moisturise, the twins replied: ”After each shower!”
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This is another big no-no[/caption]