Forever Young Body Clinic

Downtown Denver’s premier waxing and facial spa!


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Easy Ways To Protect Your Skin in the Sun

FYBC 7:4.jpgIf you love being outside but hate the thought of exposing your skin to harmful UV rays, there are ways to combat potential sun damage. Since this summer is proving to be bright and hot one, take the proper precautions to ensure the health and longevity of your skin.

Cover Up– If you know you are going to be outside for an extended amount of time, a hat is a great way to ensure you are protected. It just so happens that the floppy, big hat look is in this summer! For maximum protection, invest in a hat that covers your head, face, and shoulders.

Sunglasses– In this case, the bigger the better. The ideal pair of sunglasses is large frames big enough to cover the whole area around your eyes with polarized lenses with some sort of UV filter. Keep in mind that you should avoid any pair of sunglasses with a reflective lense! Although they are super trendy this summer, they will bounce UV light onto your cheeks

Sunscreen– One of the easiest ways to ensure you are always protected from the sun is to use skin products (primer, moisture etc) that have SPF incorporated into them. This is a great way to minimize your exposure to damaging UV rays. Look for products with an SPF level of at least 30 and to apply it just a frequently as you would sunscreen.

Avoid Laying Out– There is nothing healthy about sunbathing. Aside from the occasional burn, over exposing your skin to direct sunlight has dangerous consequences. If you are unwilling to give up sunbathing, consider taking it slowly and allow your skin to build up its melanin. If being tan is that important to you, a spray tan can give you that sunkissed look without the damage.

The way you treat your skin right now will certainly dictate how youthful, healthy and fresh you look later on in life. Taking good care of your skin now is vital to remaining healthy and naturally beautiful. Do what is necessary to protect your skin from the sun and look beautiful doing it. For more information on our professional spray tans, contact us or book your appointment today.


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Let the Independence Day Preparations Begin!

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We are just a week away from one of the best days of the summer, the 4th of July! Celebrate this amazing holiday in style all while feeling fantastic in your own skin. Whatever your 4th of July plans may be, ensure that you are up to date with your regular beauty services and treatments! If you are spending the 4th lounging by the pool or boating on the lake, don’t forget to make your waxing or spray tan appointment. No one wants to get caught sporting a bikini with unwanted hair! Feel swimsuit ready with a professional bikini wax! Shine and feel confident in your skin this 4th of July with the help of a fresh spray tan. There are only a few open appointments left, so don’t wait to book your next beauty service.  For a discounted brazilian wax, come in and see us today for our happy hour from 2pm-4pm.


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Say No To UV Rays

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It’s pretty hard to keep your skin out of direct sunlight during the summer time. Although it is not ideal, it is worth it in the long run. If you are hoping to look youthful and fresh later in life, you have to make certain sacrifices now. The great news is there is a fabulous alternative to getting a tan without baking your skin in the sun. We offer the best spray tans in all of Denver and have a highly trained staff of spray tanning and airbrushing specialists. This means you will never leave our spa unhappy or with a streaky tan! Along with a skilled staff, our tanning formula is natural looking and never orange. Spray tans amazing for many reasons but the best part about them is that you can look fabulous all while keeping your skin safe from the sun. Maintain your youthful look and show off a perfect tan all summer long with our help! Why wait any longer to book your appointment with us?


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At Home Remedies For A Minor Sunburn

fybc 6:1:17There is nothing worse than a sunburn. Not only are they uncomfortable but they can cause damage to surface of your skin. Here at Forever Young Body Clinic, health is one of our primary cares, which is why we encourage sunless tanning as an alternative to laying out in the sun. That being said, sunburns happen! Here are a few at home remedies you can use to care for your sunburns this summer.

  • Take cold showers or baths frequently
  • With a cool washcloth, apply lotions like aloe vera or chamomile to the burned area. Hydrocortisone Cream may also help relieve both the pain and swelling often associated with a sunburn.
  • If your sunburn has reached its peeling phase, there is little you can do to stop it. Hydrate the affected areas of your skin with lotion or coconut oil multiple times a day to kick start the healing process.

It is important to ease back into the sun after a burn. Give your skin the chance to fully recover and heal before exposing it to direct sunlight. Looking tan is such a confidence booster, but there are ways to get color without compromising your skin. If you have never had a spray tan or are looking to try it, feel free to give us a call. If you are ready to rock a sunkissed glow, book your appointment online today.


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Prepare For Summer With A Spray Tan!

fybcSummer time is all about feeling free, fresh and confident. Achieving that perfect summertime glow certainly helps. However, for some of us, attaining that amazing sun kissed look is painful or virtually impossible. Before hitting the beach or setting off on an exotic vacation, come into FYBC and get a spray tan. By getting a spray tan before exposing your skin to the sun, you can establish a base! Not only will this minimize your chances of burning but it will allow you to tan faster once you are exposed to sunlight.  Although Colorado receives a great deal of sunlight throughout the year, do not underestimate the power of the sun further south! Even if you are someone who tans easily and never burns, a spray tan can give you extra support and protection when it comes time for vacay. Our tanning professionals are experienced, precise and some of the best in Denver. Not only will you walk out feeling great about your FYBC experience and your spray tan, but you will be one step closer to feeling your best on the sandy beaches of your next getaway. Call today or book your appointment online!


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Keep Your Spray Tan Flawless!

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Good spray tans are often hard to come by, so you find a salon that leaves you glowing and flawless, do your best to take care of your amazing tan. Here are a few things to keep in mind before getting your next spray tan with us!

  1. Don’t wear tight clothes – Post- spray tan your skin tends to be a bit sticky. Which is why it is a bad idea to wear tight clothing until the formula dries and sets in. Tight clothing increase your chances of smudging you tan. Bring along a loose fitting outfit and avoid smearing your tan.
  2. Sandals or Slip-On Shoes – Putting socks on after a spray tan is a big no no! Although this seems like a small detail, it can totally ruin your spray tan.  We suggest bringing slip-on shoes or sandals to wear post-spray tan!
  3. Know When to Get Your Tan – Spray tans need a good amount of time to set into your skin. If you want a long lasting, fresh tan, you should shower after only after hours.It is in your best interest to book your next spray tan for a day where you have some time to kill.

Now is the perfect time to schedule your spray tan appointment. The spring weather is about to hit hard and we know you want to be ready to show off your skin! Do not let the remnants of pale winter skin get you down. We have the spring time transformation fix here at Forever Young Body Clinic.


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Before the Spring Break Plans Begin…

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Spring Break is around the corner, which means vacation preparations are about to commence. One thing to consider before setting out on your next sunny adventure is the current state of your skin. If you havent had much sun exposure this winter, it is a terrible idea to jump back into the sun right away. In order to minimize painfull sun burn and to get the most out of the sunlight, ease your way into tanning. In order to look tan while establishing your base, a FYBC spray tan may be in order. When it comes to getting a spray tan, it is important to keep in mind that there are certain rules that should be upheld in order to get the best results. We are here to fill you in on the top 3 precautions you should keep in mind when getting your next spray tan with us!

  1. Don’t wear tight clothes – After your tan your skin is going to be a bit sticky while the formula dries and sets in. That is why wearing super tight clothes like yoga pants right after a tan is not the best idea. Tight clothes just increases your changes of smudging and ruining your tan by making it uneven. Bring along a pair of loose fitting sweat pants instead.
  2. Bring sandals – A small detail that often gets overlooked is the fact that putting socks back on after a spray tan can be a problem! That is why we recommend brining a pair of slip on shoes to get home in after your tan.
  3. Get Your Tan at a Good Time – Allowing enough time for your tan to set in is essential for a long lasting and even tan. That is why we suggest you get a spray tan done on a day where you have some time to kill.

The next few weeks are the perfect time to book your spray tan appointment. Loving the skin your in starts with taking quality care of it.