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FAQ: Products

Learn about our ingredients, formulas, and how our products work.

Is it safe for sensitive skin?

Our products are formulated with the gentlest and cleanest ingredients possible for safe use on all skin types, including sensitive and acne prone skin. We care about ingredients– our tanning products contain Glycerin & Aloe Leaf Extract to hydrate s

Is it safe during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

The ingredients in our products should give you no reason for concern when it comes to pregnancy and breastfeeding. We use gentle and clean ingredients so you can feel good about what you put on your skin. Though we do recommend speaking with your do

Does it protect you from the sun?

Our tanning products do not contain SPF which means they do not protect your skin from the sun’s rays and should not be used as a replacement for SPF. Our products are intended for sunless tanning, and we always recommend using adequate SPF and sun p

How does the tan work?

When using our Tanning Water and Tanning Foam, the tan comes from an ingredient called DHA which is naturally derived from sugar beets. It is non-toxic and works by interacting with the protein of the skin cells in the top layer of your skin. In this

Where is it manufactured?

All Saltyface products are ethically and sustainably sourced and manufactured and packaged in Vancouver Canada.

Does it have a guide color?

Our tanning products contain no guide colors, dyes, or pigments which means they go on clear and develop gradually over the next 24 hours. This is an intentional choice to limit the amount of transfer onto clothing, sheets, or towels.

Is it vegan/animal tested?

All of our products are vegan and none of our products are ever tested on animals.

When does it expire?

The shelf life for our Tanning Water and Tanning Foam is 6 months once the products have been opened. Because we use all natural ingredients, Due to the natural properties of our ingredients, a gradual deterioration may take place after this period.

Is it safe for eczema?

We have heard several customers' experiences specifically with eczema and they have reported that Saltyface is the only tanner that does not irritate their eczema. We also regularly receive excellent reviews from people with dry or sensitive skin tha

Is the Tanning Water oil free?

Yes, the Tanning Water is oil free and feels just like water to apply. Our formulas have botanical extracts to help hydrate and nourish your skin while giving you a lovely glow.

Is it non-comedogenic?

In order for a product to be "non comedogenic" every individual ingredient has to be tested and certified, similar to getting an organic certification. While do not have that certification, we have worked very closely with our chemists to ensure that

Is Saltyface fragrance free?

All of our products are all completely fragrance free*, so they can be as gentle as possible on sensitive skin. Keep in mind that our products are made of a combination of natural ingredients so there is inherently going to be a smell, but it is mild

Is it nut free & gluten free?

Our products are entirely nut free (including peanut free and almond free) as well as gluten free. We also guarantee our products are free from the following potential allergens:. ** Our Coconut Tanning Products are made with naturally derived coconu

What's the difference between Coconut products and the other products?

The Coconut Tanning Water and Coconut Tanning Foam are the same as our best selling tanning formulas, with the addition of naturally derived organic coconut extract. Add this subtle summer scent to your tanning routine to achieve the perfect dewy ski