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Our new weekly series Get Right for Summer has one aim: to make sure you're completely beautified before the thermostat hits 90.


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Who needs the sun when you can have a skilled technician spray sunless tanner all over your bikini-clad body? Take that, sun! If you want to get a jump on that Memorial Day weekend beach trip, or fake the beach trip altogether, we found seven sunless tanning salons in the D.C. area who can make a perfect summer glow a reality, minus the UV rays.

And interestingly enough, it seems like spray tanning places in our area are diversifying to offer more than just great tans. Pick up some life coaching advice, antiques, and Greek Life croakies at these fine establishments as well.


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1. Whole Glow

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1724 California Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20009
(301) 758-3676
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Whole Glow's organic spray tanning process uses the Infinity Sun product. A single session here is $60, but the cool thing is your tanning session is at luxurious gym MINT in Dupont and that price includes a complimentary one week pass to MINT. In addition to tanning services, you can also book a life coaching session through Whole Glow. Multi-tasking at its finest. [Image]

2. Fit To Be Tan

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3124 10th St N
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 841-0999
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Arlington residents swear by Fit To Be Tan's all-natural sunless tanning. A regular custom airbrush costs $59 and the express custom airbrush is $69. [Image]

3. Fit To Be Tan

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1626 U St NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20009
(202) 332-0360
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When Fit To Tan opened their U Street location in 2012, it was touted by the Washington Post as possibly the world's first antiques-shop/spray-tan venue. Yes, quality spray tans and an interior design showroom are both on offer here. [Image]

4. Glow Tanning Salon

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1334 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007
(202) 338-4569
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In Georgetown, Glow boasts a VersaSpa spray tan booth. A single session here is $33, while a single airbrush tanning session with a technician is $65. [Image]

5. Nectar Skin Bar

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1663 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007
(202) 333-4332
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Nectar Skin Bar's tanning services offer Chocolate Sun, an organic tanning treatment that also hydrates. A full-body single session is $55. [Image: Courtesy of Nectar Skin Bar]

6. Body Bronze

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625 D ST NW (7th ST)
Washington DC, D.C. 20004
(202) 393-8267
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Try Body Bronze's Infinity Sun Airbrush Tan. A full-body single session here is $50. [Image]

7. Relaxed Tans

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2112 F St NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20037
(202) 785-0006
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The single-session prices at Relaxed Tans depend on how deep you want your tan to be. In addition to UV tanning services, they offer the sunless VersaSpa spray tan booth. This salon is near GW, and they sell a lot of Greek life and college paraphernalia as a result. [Image]

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1. Whole Glow

1724 California Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20009
Whole Glow's organic spray tanning process uses the Infinity Sun product. A single session here is $60, but the cool thing is your tanning session is at luxurious gym MINT in Dupont and that price includes a complimentary one week pass to MINT. In addition to tanning services, you can also book a life coaching session through Whole Glow. Multi-tasking at its finest. [Image]
1724 California Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20009

2. Fit To Be Tan

3124 10th St N, Arlington, VA 22201
Arlington residents swear by Fit To Be Tan's all-natural sunless tanning. A regular custom airbrush costs $59 and the express custom airbrush is $69. [Image]
3124 10th St N
Arlington, VA 22201

3. Fit To Be Tan

1626 U St NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20009
When Fit To Tan opened their U Street location in 2012, it was touted by the Washington Post as possibly the world's first antiques-shop/spray-tan venue. Yes, quality spray tans and an interior design showroom are both on offer here. [Image]
1626 U St NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20009

4. Glow Tanning Salon

1334 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20007
In Georgetown, Glow boasts a VersaSpa spray tan booth. A single session here is $33, while a single airbrush tanning session with a technician is $65. [Image]
1334 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007

5. Nectar Skin Bar

1663 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20007
Nectar Skin Bar's tanning services offer Chocolate Sun, an organic tanning treatment that also hydrates. A full-body single session is $55. [Image: Courtesy of Nectar Skin Bar]
1663 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20007

6. Body Bronze

625 D ST NW (7th ST), Washington DC, D.C. 20004
Try Body Bronze's Infinity Sun Airbrush Tan. A full-body single session here is $50. [Image]
625 D ST NW (7th ST)
Washington DC, D.C. 20004

7. Relaxed Tans

2112 F St NW, Washington DC, D.C. 20037
The single-session prices at Relaxed Tans depend on how deep you want your tan to be. In addition to UV tanning services, they offer the sunless VersaSpa spray tan booth. This salon is near GW, and they sell a lot of Greek life and college paraphernalia as a result. [Image]
2112 F St NW
Washington DC, D.C. 20037