You can now get a tan just by eating these new gummy bears!

Publish Date
Thursday, 29 March 2018, 1:29PM
Photo: Instagram/marika_at_mhd

Photo: Instagram/marika_at_mhd

Welcome to 2018 people!

We may soon be able to banish our Thursday night fake tan ritual, in replacement for popping back a gummy bear or two!

These aren't your typical gummy bears, no, these gummy bears have been developed by super drug company Utan and Tone.

We’re so excited to finally launch these🙊Developed by healthcare professionals: #TanGummies Available now via bio on Introductory offer in-store & online @superdrugloves. Vegan friendly. Gluten Free. Juicy raspberry flavoured gummy bears🐻 Under 9 calories per 🐻 Packed with natural, tried & tested traditional tanning ingredients. Mixed carotenoids; plant extracts; vitamins; minerals & supplements to enhance the tanning process with and without sun 🙀☀️Pale skins to see a bronze hue develop ALL YEAR ROUND. ➕help with tan acceleration benefits with any sun/uv exposure. #TanningRevolution #Superdrug #PatentPending #UTanAndTone For more info read description via bio link & refer to our story for full nutritional info. With any sun exposure an SPF is recommended.Tan Gummies are delicious but do not exceed the stated recommended dosage & read all warnings & ingredients before consumption. ☀️ How do they work? ☀️ They contain a mixed blend of carotenoids (organic pigments that protect plants from sun damage & give them colour). When taken in a high enough doses (purely vegetable based) this can result in storing in the skin, for a healthy looking golden hue to pale skins all year round. Also designed to accelerate & enhance a Sun/UV exposure tan with added tried & tested traditional tanning ingredients, found in most tanning supplements on the market today. As Tan Gummies are held in the buccal cavity for a considerable time, results are enhanced better than ever before, due to direct absorption through the cheek walls.

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The revolutionary tanning product is said to “help accelerate & enhance the perfect bronze tone to pale skins, with & without the sun.”

It's advised to eat two bears a day for approximately two to three weeks before spending some time in the sun.

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The creators of the drug say that the potent actives need to be held in the skin cells for a considerable amount of time and this makes the skin more susceptible to gaining a gradual tan.

They're also said to be simply delicious, coming in a sweet raspberry flavour.

They're sold out online and don't yet ship to NZ so you may be waiting awhile yet to get that bronzed glow.

Why does this not sound natural/healthy to us....? Maybe we're just sceptics but we'll stick to our Bondi Sands for now...