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Keep Your Glow: Best Spray Tan Salons In Pittsburgh

You're stuck behind a desk all week, and in typical Pittsburgh fashion, it rains on the weekends when you could potentially work on your tan. Your vacation is rapidly approaching and self-tanners aren't really your bag. Fortunately, you've come to the right place to find out about the five best spray tan salons in the city - and these salons won't leave you Snooki-fied or poor.

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Bronzing Point
3439 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636
(724) 744-4826

Nowhere else will you find such an air of family and familiarity than at the Bronzing Point tanning salon. Owner Christina welcomes new clients like they're old friends and old clients like they're family. Her optimal, hand air-brush technique, honed since 2005, will leave you feeling like a bronzed goddess and is insanely affordable at $30 a pop. Appointments are always taken after regular salon hours, since the family is so willing to accommodate clients, and also offers multiple other services. Call today to set up your appointment.

Summer Illusion
3990 William Penn Highway
Murrysville, PA 15668
(724) 387-1222
summerillusion.comVoted Westmoreland County's best tanning salon in 2010, Summer Illusion offers a variety of tanning services that'll leave you feeling and looking like you just stepped off the beach. Their custom airbrush tanning, including their new one-hour custom airbrush service, is first-class and among the best in the city. Unlike other salons, Summer Illusion's Norvell Custom Airbrush System offers three different levels of color, which are all organic and skin conditioning. Call for information and to make an appointment today.

Alexa's Salon Off Grandview
265 Republic St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15211
(412) 481-2000

You don't have to go broke to look beautiful, according to the staff and happy clientele of Alexa's. Located at the top of Mt. Washington, above the South Side, Alexa's Salon Off Grandview has an inviting atmosphere for men and women alike. Enjoy Tanartistry custom airbrush tanning for a natural looking tan each and every time. Walk-ins are welcome and a new special is constantly running on the website, so make sure you check it out before you plan your visit.

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Tan 360
822 S. Aiken Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 621-8266

Tan 360 is one of Pittsburgh's premier tanning establishments offering three levels of tanning, UV free custom airbrush tanning plus various teeth whitening products to give you a glowing appearance in any season. Tan 360's educated tanning consultants will help you get the look you want in no time. Like the other salons on this list, no appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome. Tan 360 also carries top-of-the-line products to accelerate, deepen, enrich and moisturize your tan. A membership is recommended to maximize your savings, so stop in or check out the website for more details.

Organic Spray Tanning by Bethany Montecalvo
On-site makeup and spray tan artist
(724) 328-2211

What does on-site makeup and spray tan artist mean? Bethany Montecalvo, award winning beauty and wellness editor from Front Row Monthly Magazine, will come to the locale of your choice and spray tan you on the spot. If you're unable to make it to a salon during regular hours due to scheduling conflicts, then Bethany is your best bet. Slightly pricier than traditional salons, but high quality and convenient, Bethany's destination service is top notch. Her spray tans are even, deep and picture-perfect, and will make you look like you stepped off of the cover of a magazine each and every time.

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Nikki Tiani-Moroney is a full time mum of two boys, wife of a professional poker player/photographer/amateur pencil-sharpening competitor and writer from Pittsburgh, PA. When she isn't studiously neglecting her housework in favor of a good book, she's out simultaneously fighting crime and picking up sidewalk litter while savoring an occasional cigarette. Her work can be found at

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