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Melanoboost® uses intelligent technologies designed to trigger an boost in melanin production without exposure to UV light. Melanin is the pigment which makes our skin turn brown. The more abundant our melanin levels, the darker we are able to tan.
When used in conjunction with minimal sun exposure, the tanning result is significantly amplified, resulting in an intense, long lasting tan.
Nope. No way. Absolutely not. Peptide Sun Tanning Oil is focussed on producing a real tan!
Our product range doesn't contain sunscreen. Melanoboost recommends being sun smart. It is important to always wear a sunscreen, protective clothing and avoid extended periods in the sun, to protect your precious skin from damage. Apply your sunscreen over your Melanoboost.
It won't reduce your tanning ability, it will in fact help your tan. Protecting the skin from burning, peeling and sun damage, sunscreen is vital when spending time outdoors. We highly recommend the use of sunscreen and sun protection conjunction with all Melanoboost products.
Yes, Melanoboost will work on all skin types. As everyone tans differently, results will differ from person to person. It will depend on your natural skin tone and natural sun tanning ability. Some people have seen results when using it with sun exposure in as quickly as 20 minutes; others who are fairer and have less melanin to begin with, may notice a slower increase.
Absolutely. Just make sure your fake tan is fully developed and you've had your first shower before you apply your Melanoboost.
Your Melanoboost will absorb into your skin once you apply it, but if you are swimming or sweating excessively you will need to reapply it. Remember that you only need a small amount of our oils for them to be effective.
This will differ from person to person. It will depend on your natural skin tone and natural sun tanning ability. Some people have seen results when using it WITH sun exposure in as quickly as 20 minutes; others who are fairer and have less melanin to begin with, may notice a slower increase.
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Using Melanoboost will affect your moles, freckles and pigmentation the same way the sun would. It will make them more evident as the melanin content increase also in freckles, moles and dark spots.
Melanoboost recommends that you take a balanced approach to sun exposure to maximise benefit and minimise risk, and always wear sunblock.
The benefit of Melanoboost is that it requires very little UV for rapid tanning.
Melanoboost evolved with the banning of solariums in Australia. Our goal was to produce a product to help you tan without needing to be over exposed to UV. You will be able to get excellent results with short healthy bursts of sun exposure. So to achieve great results, you don’t need to use tanning beds.
We encourage a balanced approach to sun exposure to maximise benefit and minimise risk, so if you’re spending more than recommended daily amount of time in the sun when you’re using Melanoboost, be sure to use sunscreen over the top.
Yes, it will fade like a real tan because it IS a real tan!
If you continue to use it on a daily basis (even indoors) it will continue working on your tan without the need for UV exposure so therefore you can potentially keep a level of tan all year round.
This will be dependent on a few things: your natural tanning ability, how long your real tan usually lasts, and how well you care for and maintain the health of your skin.
Melanoboost will definitely help to lengthen the life of your real tan because the peptide will continue to stimulate your melanin production each time you apply it (even indoors). Also, our 8 skin food oils have been specially selected to deliver nutrients, antioxidants and extreme moisture into your skin.
This will significantly increase the health of your skin, maintaining your tan further. Lastly, always wear sunblock. It will help to reduce / prevent sun damage and peeling. Peeling skin is unhealthy skin and will mean your real tan disappears more quickly.
Yes, Melanoboost Peptide Sun Tanning Oil can most definitely be used on the face. The oil is nourishing with a variety of antioxidant benefits, as well as many others.
We spent time perfecting the consistency so it absorbs beautifully into the skin and doesn’t leave you feeling slimy! It won’t clog your skin and it smells delicious.
You can still apply your daily SPF on top for sun protection of the oil and it won’t hinder the tan you get.
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Yes, we want all tan lovers to be able to use Melanoboost!
There are a few exceptions within countries tan prohibit cosmetic imports.
All orders are shipped from our Melbourne, Australia warehouse,
Our carrier is Australia Post. Depending on your location, delivery times are slightly different. Parcel post standard delivery estimates are below, or visit Aus Post website.
VIC: Metro: 1 - 2 business days & country up to 5 business days
NSW | QLD | SA | WA | TAS: 3 - 6 business days
NT: 3 - 7 business days
Interstate Country: Please ask at your local Post Office
Our international carrier is DHL. Upon arriving in selected country, your order will be transferred to the national postal service and delivered to you.
Please note, any customs fee, taxes or charges are your responsibility.
New Zealand: 3 - 5 business days
United States and Canada: 7 - 12 business days
Western Europe: 5 - 12 business days
Rest of the World: 8 - 14 business days
You will be emailed a tracking number from Australia post once your order has been dispatched from our warehouse. You can enter your tracking number into the Australia Post Track and Trace feature.
You will be emailed tracking information from us once your order has been dispatched from our warehouse.
1. Using your tracking number, you can track your item via DHL using the following link: https://dhlecommerce.asia/track/
2. Once it arrives in the destination country, enter the same tracking number into your national carrier's online Track and Trace feature. Some common links are below:
USA: USPS Track and Trace
Canada: Canada Post Track and Trace
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If you notice you have entered the wrong address or any other important information directly after placing your order please email firstname.lastname@example.org and enter "URGENT CHANGE OF ADDRESS" in the subject line.
Once orders have been dispatched we are unable to change any delivery information.
Melanoboost is not liable for any undelivered items due to a wrong postal address being entered at checkout.
We use PayPal to provide you with a safe and secure place to use your credit card.
Yes, when checking out via PayPal you have the option to enter a credit card.
You do not need to have a PayPal account. Once you have entered your delivery details, click “Complete Order”. If you are paying with a credit card click “pay with a card” and complete checkout securely through PayPal as a PayPal guest.
During checkout, before you proceed to payment:
On the right hand side of the screen will be an area that says “discount” enter your code into this field and click 'apply'. Then proceed to payment.
If you forget to enter your discount code when checking out, we cannot refund you the amount once you have placed your order.