Broad Ripple Tans
1908 Broad Ripple Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46220

Tanning Fans Come to Broad Ripple Tans!

Here at Broad Ripple Tans, we offer premium UV tanning and sunless tanning solutions, as well as, a generous selection of tanning lotions and skin care products. Enjoy our top-of-the-line standard beds, or take it a step further with our High Pressure Stand-Up Super Beds and Ultra Bronzing Mega Beds. For sunless tanning, we offer professional spray tanning sessions, applied by a trained and experienced tanning technician.

To get the ultimate indoor tanning experience, you must combine the right equipment with the right products. By combining the right pre-treatments (exfoliation), tanning products (lotions), and post-treatments (moisturizers), you can achieve a bronze glow that beats sun tanning any day! Trust the team at Broad Ripple Tans to customize a safe tanning program that’s perfect for your skin type and meets your tanning goals! Call us seven days a week at 317-257-8262 to learn more about our tanning services and product selections.
Indoor Tanning Tips
  • Always prepare your skin for tanning. This includes cleansing and exfoliating, and applying a light moisturizer afterwards.
  • Do not shower right away after tanning. Wait 3-4 hours so the skin can finish tanning.
  • Always moisturize tanned skin after bathing or swimming.
  • Wear protective eye goggles to avoid corneal sunburn damage.
  • If you plan to tan multiple times, purchase a package to be cost-effective.
  • Always consult a trained tanning professional before tanningfor the first time.
  • Do not wear makeup or perfume when tanning.
  • Use an indoor tanning lotion for UV tanning. Moisturized skin tans better!
  • Rub tanning lotion into skin using circular motions to eliminate patchy spots and streak marks.
  • Beware that some heavy bronzing lotions may stain clothes.
  • Take into consideration your skin type and the way you tan in the natural sun before tanning in a bed. Discuss these details with your tanning professional.
  • Always wait at least 24 hours before tanning indoors again.
  • Do not tan more than 3 times per week.
  • For UV tanning, start with low time (5-7 min), and then gradually increase the as your skin tans and adapts to UV light.
  • Do not tan if you are taking photo-sensitizing medications like anti-depressants, anti-histamines, heart medications, diuretics, and so
  • forth.
  • Jump start a tan with a tan accelerator; deepen a tan with a bronzer lotion.