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Old 04-20-2007, 10:24 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by JMediger
I used the lightest of the Jergens last year and had good results. I'm not sure what makes it work for one and not another ... I'm very pale and I turned a nice light brown - no orange. I did notice, however, that it had the same effect on my palms that I noticed on people who use the full on bronzers. After the first night, I remembered to wash my hands (palms only) really well after application.

Could time of day affect it I wonder? I always put it on at night, before bed. Maybe the lack of activity made it settle better ...
That is the same one I have. It must work differently from person to person. I tried it again a few days ago with the same orangy color.

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Old 04-20-2007, 10:36 PM   #12
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lulu, I don't know how to help.

For years I took a bottle of Johnsons Baby Oil

Removed about 3 tablespoons of the baby oil

Added iodine....a few drops shake and watch the color of the baby oil
take on a color

When it was the color I liked (my tan to look)...I would shake and apply.

It made a beautiful color and the baby oil gave moisture to my skin. Looked super. I used just a few drops of the iodine...never harmed my skin..and I looked nicely tan. What do you think? Aria

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Old 04-21-2007, 04:00 AM   #13
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Ill have to try that, at the moment ive got orange toenails from the moisturiser/tanner lotion i bought. my legs look like ive been tangoed
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Old 04-21-2007, 04:00 AM   #14
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i wouldn't bother. too obvious you applied bottled sun.

i believe that life would not be complete sans comfy 'ol tee-shirts, the Golden Girls, and the color pink
& rock on, PITTSBURGH-
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