4/6/11

Pack, tan, laundry..not necessarily in that order

There's something about a sun kissed glow that makes you look young, vibrant, healthy and beach ready don't you think?

There really is nothing like a tan...a spray tan that is!

In preparation for my trip (36 hours..OMG!) I decided to get a little bronzed up with the help of Tan on the Run which is a travelling air brush spray tan service available here in Toronto and select cities throughout Canada.

Before:


















Now that's a girl who just went through a long Canadian winter if I ever saw one!

After:






































Now that's a little better don't ya think?

The best part is that it took less than 1/2 hour (including the time to stand around and completely dry), it looks really authentic and there's no harmful UVA or UVB rays. That's right friends, its beauty meets health and I am so down for that!!!


And because I am so excited for my trip I thought I would share some of my amazing fashion bargains that are perfect for a beach getaway!

$15



$20

$8


How awesome is that? I love getting fun clothes at a great price.

All and all I'd say I am just about ready for vacation to begin. One more long run, laundry, packing and 2 nights sleep and I am off!


So tell me, have you have tried an air brushed tan? Do you have any luck finding good deals on fashion items?
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17 comments:

  1. Love Love Love the top dress, where did you get it?
    Your "tan" looks great :)

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  2. I've never had a spray tan, but always wanted to give it a try! You're looks completely natural!

    p.s. I want that bikini.

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  3. Love the 2nd dress!!!

    And I'm blessed enough to have a natural tan colour - so no spray tan or fake and bake for me! :o)

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  4. Wow your spray tan looks awesome! I got a spray tan once and I was definitely more orange than tan!

    Have a fabulous trip :)

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  5. I've never had a spray tan before. I think I look good pale. I can usually find good deals on fashion stuff, but I try to control myself and stay on a budget.

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  6. I'm SO excited for you!! Have a blast! I'm trying not to be tooooo jealous ;)

    Looking good with that tan!

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  7. I have never had a spray tan. I've never even thought about it. (I don't know how that's possbile since i'm a jersey shore addict.) I would be so afraid I'd come out orange!!

    I just got some cute stuff from Old Navy, and Ross. I love Ross when I can find good stuff there.

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  8. the tan looks awesome. im soooo gonna need that next winter. my bf's sister is getting married in cuba and im a bridesmaid. so i totally wanna go there already sun kissed!

    CUTE clothes. have the best time!

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  9. Your tan really looks good. I live in Austin and therefore have a year-round tan. I think Texas has the 2nd highest rate of skin cancer in the US. Hmmm.

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  10. Your tan looks so good! Most of them make you turn orange, but yours looks perfect!!! :)
    Hope you have SO MUCH fun on your trip!!

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  11. jealous of your tan! i refuse to use tanning beds, and i'm afraid of streaks, so i've been stuck being pasty white for a looooong time. maybe you've convinced me to try spray tan though!

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  12. So jealous of your tan! You look great! And I want that black and white dress! too cute!

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  13. I hope you're having a great time! I have been spray tanned in a booth, but never by a person. I'm trying it in May, though, so exciting!

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  14. I just found your blog and I love it! Your tan looks FABULOUS and those dresses are so cute. Good choices!

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  15. It is great to read some of the information and feedback, here. I hope to read more ideas in the future!!!

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