How does DHA work?

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All effective sunless tanners contain DHA. It is a colourless 3-carbon sugar that when applied to the skin causes a chemical reaction with amino acids in the surface cells of the skin producing a darkening effect DHA does not damage skin as it only affects the outermost cells of the epidermis(stratum corneum)

What is dihydroxyacetone?

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The sunless tanner dihydroxyacetone (DHA) is currently the most popular way of gaining a tan-like, Fake-tan appearance without the exposure to the suns harmful rays and therefore reducing your risk of skin cancer. To date, it is the only active ingredient approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for sunless tanning.

What is the Active Ingredient that produces the Tanning Effect?

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The sunless tanner Dihydroxyacetone (DHA) is currently the most popular way of gaining a tan without sun exposure. It carries less health risks than any of the other available methods. To date, it is the only active ingredient approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in America for sunless tanning.we suggest t The skin is made up of …