Before we talk about the differences between Melanoboost’s three products, it’s important to understand what is the same – PEPTIDES.
PEPTIDES are the fundamental element that powers the entire Melanoboost product range beyond the capabilities of any other sun tan lotion, oil or cream. The 300+ reviews found on the product pages of our website are testament to this.
NOW let’s take a look at the differences between the three Melanoboost products.
The first thing you will notice when looking at the Melanoboost product range is the three vibrant coloured bottles of YELLOW, CORAL, and BLUE. When you look a little more closely at each product individually, you will discover that the YELLOW and CORAL bottles contain oil based formulas, while the BLUE bottle contains lotion.
Let’s compare Melanoboost’s Peptide Sun Tanning oils first…
Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil ( YELLOW ) and Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil + Bronzing ( CORAL ) are identical in every way EXCEPT ONE. Both products contain the same 8 nutrient rich oils carefully selected for their light weight textures and skin conditioning properties, and both contain PEPTIDES of equivalent effect to boost melanin, activate the tanning process, and accelerate tanning results. The only difference is that the CORAL bottle has the addition of a transparent sunless tanning active ( + Bronzing ) to provide a temporary fake tan for a boost of bronzed body confidence before you hit the beach to work on your real tan.
Now lets look at Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion…
With the same PEPTIDE effect as the ( YELLOW ) Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil, but in the form of a light, hydrating lotion, Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion ( BLUE ) was developed as the ( YELLOW ) oil’s lotion equivalent. Some people simply prefer lotions to oils, it’s that simple!
Choosing between an oil or lotion is really a matter of personal preference…
There is an obvious difference in texture between oils and lotions, and how they feel and look on the skin. Some people may like the way that oils have the ability to stay on the surface of the skin for a longer period of time, particularly during UV exposure when intense moisturisation counts the most. They may also like the way that oils have the unique ability to instantly enhance a natural sun tan with a glistening luminocity that’s hard to beat. Others may prefer the fast absorption rate and the light, weightless feel of a water based lotion, especially pre and post sun exposure when feeling refreshed and replenished is key to comfortable skin, and looking visibly hydrated is paramount to a healthy looking natural sun tan.
The ( YELLOW ) Peptide Sun Tanning Oil is the product that let Melanoboost take flight, and land as fully fledged tanning brand.
Landing in a bright yellow bottle, Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil introduced PEPTIDES to sun tanning with GAME CHANGING EFFECT, and sent the industry into ‘melanin boosting’ overdrive.
Melanoboost is the only true performance based sun tanning range that uses PEPTIDES to promote higher concentrations of melanin to reinforce the natural tanning process.
Naturally occurring in our bodies, PEPTIDES are short chains of amino acids that are the building blocks of our body's proteins. The most commonly recognised proteins found in our skin are collagen, elastin, keratin, and melanin. These proteins are responsible for our skin's foundation, tone, texture, and colour.
Over time, the effectiveness of these naturally occurring proteins can slow down prematurely, or will simply diminish as we age, but thanks to synthetic peptides designed to mimic those naturally occurring proteins, we now have the ability to incorporate them within product formulations to reinforce, repair, rejuvenate or maintain.
Melanin is the pigment which makes our skin tan. Melanin is usually only produced when our bodies are exposed to UV light. Melanoboost uses synthetic PEPTIDES designed to mimic this naturally occurring function WITHOUT exposure to UV light. The more abundant our melanin levels are pre-sun exposure, the more effectively we are able tan with minimal UV exposure.
Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil + Bronzing ( CORAL ) was the second product developed by Melanoboost to help those that really struggle to tan.
Great for fair skinned people who need additional tanning help and don’t want to hit the beach pale, Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil + Bronzing has the addition of sunless tanning actives to provide a temporary faux tan while you work on your real tan.
Melanoboost® Peptide Sun Tanning Oil + Bronzing is also great for those who want to take their natural sun tan to the next level. The + Bronzing will enhance, deepen and prolong your natural sun tan".
Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion ( BLUE ) is the latest product to be added to the Melanoboost range.
The cool blue colour of the bottle perfectly compliments the lotion within. Ultra light, the oil free formula spreads easily and absorbs instantly leaving a weightless dry touch feel, so it’s perfect to use as your everyday moisturiser and pre-tan melanin booster in one.
It will also become you go to after sun lotion. Enriched with soothing Aloe Vera and anti-oxidant Vitamin E to soothe and protect skin post sun exposure, Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion provides hours of hydration to quench any after-sun tightness and prevent peeling, contributing to a longer lasting tan.
Whichever Melanoboost peptide powered product you choose, one thing’s for sure, it will help you achieve your tanning potential!
A frequently asked question from our sun tan lovers in the United States is 'can I use my Melanoboost® products in a tanning bed?'
The short answer is yes, you can.
The process starts before your visit to the salon. Apply your Melanoboost for a few days leading up to UV exposure to boost melanin levels. This is designed to prepare the skin for sun exposure and set it up for accelerated sun tanning. This step is key for the deepest, darkest tan in the shortest time.
Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion - MAX BOOST your tan.
PRE TAN, SUN TAN, AFTER TAN = MAX BOOST
With all the amazing qualities of our original Peptide Sun Tanning Oil, but in a light, hydrating lotion, our new ‘BLUE’ Peptide Sun Tanning Lotion effortlessly transitions from pre-tan melanin booster, to sun tan accelerator, to after sun moisturiser.
Since Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil was introduced to tan lovers across Australia and around the globe, the technology has completely changed the way people tan.
Peptides are often used in high end skin care lines to help reinforce naturally occurring proteins in our skin to repair, rejuvenate and maintain it. We have applied those same principles to our Peptide Sun Tanning Oils to help reinforce the natural tanning process by boosting melanin levels.