Media Releases

Wedding Season – Spray Tan for ‘The Big Day’

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
For those brides-to-be that can’t, or prefer not to, get a natural, UV tan, getting a spray tan in a professional salon is the best way to get a perfect gorgeous glow for the most important of occasions, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) explains. continue reading

Tips to Avoid Sunburn, While Still Enjoying a Tan

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) recommends indoor tanning before outdoor sun exposure. continue reading

Tanning tips for 5th Annual Tan Awareness Week, June 17-21

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
As Canadians try to make the most of our notoriously short summer, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) is reminding sun lovers to tan responsibly. The association, which represents professional tanning salons across the country, is offering educational advice to coincide with Tan Awareness Week, which runs from June 17 to 21. continue reading

Sunlamps Used to Lower Blood Pressure in Highly Publicized Dermatology Study

Thursday, May 16, 2013
Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA): Dermatology group's research promotes a balanced message about UV exposure. Dr Richard Weller presented his research just last week on how Ultraviolet (UV) light from sunlamps can help lower blood pressure. continue reading

Ban Self-serve Indoor Tanning in Canada

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) wants Canadians to stop using self-serve tanning facilities. Provincial governments are already reviewing regulations for teens, governments also need to protect teens from self-serve tanning equipment with a ban on this type of equipment. continue reading

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