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Answered 2009-08-04 16:52:11

It is not a good idea at all to be spending your time in a tanning bed. Little do people know that laying in a tannig bed gives you a 60% chance of cancer due to the harmful rays used during the tanning process. The best was to get a tan is to go to the beach for a natural healthy tan.

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Is there a weight limit on laying in a tanning bed?

Tanning beds can hold up to 250 pounds. An advanced version tanning bed can hold up to 400 pounds because they are wider.

Why are your sides not getting tan when you tan in a tanning bed?

you are not laying on your sides so you are only tanning the front and back

Where to purchase tanning accessories?

Laying under a tanning lamp or sun bed is definitely not a safe alternative to laying out in the sun. You should avoid this and use a self tanner because it causes cancer.

Can you fry your ovaries by laying in the tanning bed?

NO!! They wouldn't be legal. You're Not going to fry your ovaries by tanning in a bed. However you boobs might burn. Who ever told you about that is an idiot. Just saying.

Can you die from laying in a tanning bed?

Well yeas and no. Tanning beds are one of the leading causes of skin cancer in the world. So in directly yes if you are a regular tanning bed user. But it can't kill you just being in it once or twice.

Should you go to a tanning salon?

The tanning bed naturally replicates sunlight so you get the full benefits of natural Vitamin D absorption just by laying in atanning bed instead of heading outdoors

What could cause tanning bed not to come on?

A tanning bed might not come on when there is a nuke or when the tanning bed is broken. lol

Are more tanning salons resorting to stand up tanning beds?

Yes, because they are gaining in popularity. The reason for this is, one can achieve a tan more quickly in the stand-up versus the laying down. It is also a more clean and personally hygienic method than laying in a tanning bed.

Lying in bed or laying in bed?

It is laying in bed

What is the best way to clean a tanning bed?

Most tanning bed manufacturers offer a special cleaner to clean your tanning bed with. Spray it on, wipe down thoroughly, and make sure you get BOTH sides of the tanning bed.

Will tanning in a standup tanning bed harm the unborn baby?

No--tanning in a stand up bed is actually less harmful to a baby when you compare it to tanning in a lay down bed. Make sure to get a doctors consent before tanning in a bed while pregnant though.

Where can one purchase tanning bed parts?

Tanning bed parts can be found online quite easily. The following websites carry tanning beds and tanning bed parts: TANPARTS, Sunal Parts, Master Tanning, SUNCO Tanning, Amazon, and on eBay.

How can I safely use a tanning bed?

Getting a safe tan from a tanning bed may be somewhat of an oxymoron. However, if you are determined to use a tanning bed, limit your time in the tanning bed and ensure your salon follows FDA regulations.

Where is a nuke located on a tanning bed?

Nowhere. A tanning bed uses UV lamps.

Can you wire a tanning bed to a 110?

Yes if that is the voltage that the tanning bed is required to use.

What are the differences between a canopy tanning bed and a regular tanning bed?

Canopy tanning beds consist of a canopy with many UV lamps mounted onto it, it does not require you to lie down and be isolated like the regular tanning bed, with a canopy tanning bed you can be in any comfortable position.

Do you close the lid in a tanning bed?

Yes...close the lid of the tanning bed to get the full effects of the tanning bulbs. Leaving the tanning bed open will not produce the desired effects. The tanning beds are designed to have the lid closed to tan your body evenly.

Can the glass in tanning beds break while you are laying in it?

Tanning beds don't actually use glass. Glass blocks UV light, so this would be counterproductive. The "glass" in a tanning bed is actually plexiglass, which is quite durable plastic like material.

Where can you buy tanning bed goggles?

a tanning place

Do you have to wear tanning lotion in a tanning bed?

You should wear tanning lotion when on a tanning bed because these lotions that you buy at the salon help you absorb the tan better.

Should you unplug a tanning bed when not in use?

yes , its advisable to unplug a tanning bed when not in use.

How can I find out when the tanning lamp in a tanning bed was replaced?

The only way to no for certain would be to locate the service records for th tanning bed.

Is tanning outside as bad as it is in a tanning bed?

well tanning in a bed can sometimes made you have skin cancer or serious damage to the skin tanning outside is way more safer.

What kind of materials are used to make the bed portion of tanning beds?

Plexiglass is used to make the bed portoin of the tanning bed.

What age do you have to be to tan in a tanning bed?

You must be over the age of 18 to use a tanning bed in England.

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