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Do you use the tanning bed at your gym? No more b***hes No, NJ, United States 1659 posts
29th Apr '13

Just curious. Why or why not?

♀NoBoysAllowed 19 kids; San Diego, California 51862 posts
29th Apr '13

No, because skin cancer and wrinkles are not ideal.

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
29th Apr '13

Isn't it an oxymoron for a gym to have tanning beds? :lol: I thought a gym was a place that encouraged complete health :?

Life is a Highway ♫ 18 kids; Australia 9381 posts
29th Apr '13

Because I already have amazing olive skin. Even if I didn't have a tan I still wouldn't.

♀NoBoysAllowed 19 kids; San Diego, California 51862 posts
29th Apr '13

http://www.kulfoto.com/interesting-things/24773/what-sun-tanning-does-to-your-skin




Can't link, mobile.

JoAnna &hearts's Jett Due January 20 (boy); 2 kids; Midlothian, TX, United States 7262 posts
29th Apr '13

Nope. Because I don't want skin cancer. And I don't want my skin to look leathery, and smell like burnt skin..

No more b***hes No, NJ, United States 1659 posts
29th Apr '13

Not everyone does it for tanning their skin, mind you.. Cirrhosis and acne being two very common reasons in my experience at least.

♀NoBoysAllowed 19 kids; San Diego, California 51862 posts
29th Apr '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting i ♥ nora:</b>" Not everyone does it for tanning their skin, mind you.. Cirrhosis and acne being two very common reasons in my experience at least."</blockquote>




Acne will seem like a dream compared to a cancerous mole. I don't know wth cirrhosis is.

Cali's mama :) 2 kids; Bonney Lake, Washington 1135 posts
29th Apr '13

i dont go to a gym but im obsessed with tanning. i havent been tanning in about 8 months and i hate it! no time for it anymore. oh well.

✿LilyBear09✿ 1 child; Oregon 5006 posts
29th Apr '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting ♀NoBoysAllowed:</b>" No, because skin cancer and wrinkles are not ideal."</blockquote>



This!

Jalen's mommy 1 child; San Antonio, Texas 6745 posts
29th Apr '13

No, I've never used a tanning bed and never will. I'm terrified of getting skin cancer and I'd rather not increase my chances if I can help it.

talexys 1 child; Ontario 1172 posts
29th Apr '13
Quoting ♀NoBoysAllowed:" <blockquote><b>Quoting i ♥ nora:</b>" Not everyone does it for tanning their ... [snip!] ... at least."</blockquote> Acne will seem like a dream compared to a cancerous mole. I don't know wth cirrhosis is."

If you tan smart, and don't over expose, you don't have to worry about skin cancer. It is good for a variety of skin conditions.
Licensed Esthetician, and "Smart tan certified"
Also, no I don't use the tanning beds at my gym.

talexys 1 child; Ontario 1172 posts
29th Apr '13

The only time I actually use a tanning bed is right before summer and before Vacation, I'd rather avoid getting burnt in the sun which does increase your chance of sun cancer, because having a tan is your skin's natural mechanism against burning.

meℓissa. 1 child; ..., CA, United States 19320 posts
29th Apr '13

nope, my days of tanning are over.... I realized how dangerous it is and causes you to get wrinkles and what not, so yeah, no way! now I just stick to fake tanning, lol.

Carolann Loveridge Due September 6; 1 child; 1 angel baby; United Kingdom 2062 posts
status 30th Apr '13

No, sometimes I think argh maybe just 1 but I have 3 biggish moles on my face and lots of little ones all over my body, I don't want to risk them turning nasty .