VIDEO: Leg Contouring for Spray Tanners

Upper Leg Contouring for Spray Tanners | Katie Quinn's KonaTans.com

Leg contouring in spray tanning is so easy - just a few quick sprays brings out the hamstrings and quadriceps in the upper leg, leaving one VERY happy spray tan client! Finish the look with contoured calves, and even without high heels the legs will look toned and fit. Contouring doesn't "move around" when the client moves around.  In fact, I've done contouring on my most publicly visible clients for many years without anyone being the wiser, and some are wearing nothing but their … [Read more...]

Katie Quinn’s Beauty Business Marketing Guide is HERE!

Katie Quinn's Beauty Business Marketing Book - for Spray Tanners, Makeup Artists, Estheticians, Hair Stylists, Manicurists, Spas & Salons, Massage Therapists

  Your new beauty business marketing guide is here!  Kona Tanning Co. owner Katie Quinn ran her busy spray tanning salon and staff for nearly 10 years, paying almost nothing for advertising and marketing. She created her own techniques and strategies to promote her business within her neighborhood, and implemented tools and processes to work FOR HER, even after hours, while she focused on her clients and doing what she loved. Katie designed this step-by-step beauty business marketing guide … [Read more...]

Katie’s Lucky Magazine Feature – Summer Beauty Problems

Katie Quinn's Spray Tan Fix-It Tips Featured in Lucky

Great article on Lucky Magazine's website!  Check out how to fix the most common summer beauty emergencies, including issues with hair, skin, makeup, and the body!  Katie Quinn shares her secrets on how to fix botched self-tanner problems: So your self-tanner application resulted in streaks? According to body makeup artist Katie Quinn, you have two options: “If the streaks are minimal, apply self-tanner on a cotton ball or swab and fill in the pale sections until the borders blend and match the … [Read more...]

The Spray Tanner’s Fix-It Trick To Repairing Tanning Stains

The Spray Tanner's Fix-It Trick To Repairing Unwanted Stains | Katie Quinn of Kona Tanning Company | KonaTans.com

All spray tanners have been there - your client moves, and you accidentally overspray a leg, or an arm, or worse! Don't stress. All you need to do is keep a container filled with Windex-soaked cotton balls in your studio, and when this happens, just swipe the cotton ball back and forth across the overspray until it's gone. Also works on stained fingers and palms, bottoms of feet, nails, etc.  Just be sure to do this trick within two hours of application.   ARTISTS:  Find out how to … [Read more...]

Enter To WIN A Copy Of Katie Quinn’s New Beauty Business Marketing Guide!

Enter To WIN A Copy Of Katie Quinn's New Beauty Business Marketing Guide!

  If you're an artist, then you know how overwhelming it can feel to market your beauty business in your neighborhood.  It's even more difficult on an artist's budget! After two failed (and PRICEY!) advertising campaign attempts, I knew there had to be a better way, so I got to work studying and interviewing successful industry pros on what worked for them.  I ran my busy spray tanning salon and staff for nearly 10 years using these methods, and since my business is also … [Read more...]

People StyleWatch With Gigi Hadid | Bronze Your Bod Article, Featuring Tanning Tips From Katie Quinn

People StyleWatch With Gigi Hadid | Bronze Your Bod Article Featuring Kona Tanning's Katie Quinn

Check out the article in People StyleWatch, "How to Bronze Your Bod!"  People interviewed Katie Quinn to get her top tanning tips for self-tanning, bronzing, and everything faux glows. Grab a copy today, and if you're looking for more of Katie's tanning tips, check out her other published tips, and be sure to watch her free "tanning hacks" videos!   * Katie’s expert tanning tips have been featured in such mega magazines as VOGUE, Women’s Health, Harper’s Bazaar, Lucky, Shape, and … [Read more...]

The Spray Tanner’s Trick to Keeping Moles From Absorbing Too Much Color

The Spray Tanner's Trick to Keeping Moles From Absorbing Too Much Color | Katie Quinn's Spray Tan Central KonaTans.com

One dab of this convenient product in the center of moles, and any areas of rough skin that tend to get "spotty" after tanning, will prevent your sunless tan from absorbing too much color!  Spray Tanners, carry one of these E.L.F. lip lock pencils in your mobile tanning or makeup kits, and clean after each use.  Your clients will love it! Or, offer clients their very own packages of pre-sized mole protectors, with Sunless SpotShields!   ARTISTS:  Find out how to get the best … [Read more...]

My First Trimester Pregnancy Emergency Kit!

My First Trimester Pregnancy Emergency Kit! | Products that will help the newly pregnant woman in your life! | KonaTans.com

These are a few of my favorite things...to have had during my first trimester!  I really can't complain, my first trimester was EASY compared to the stories that I've been hearing from my friends. I didn't throw up once, but I had plenty of nausea to go around, and I had a lot of trouble sleeping.  I wasn't hungry for ANYTHING.  Ever. Fortunately, I had these wonderful things to keep me comfortable, and I highly recommend them all to ANYONE you know who has just started her pregnancy … [Read more...]

Katie’s Bridal Sunless Tanning Tips in Martha Stewart Weddings | With Sarah Jessica Parker

Katie's Tanning Tips in Martha Stewart Weddings | with Sarah Jessica Parker | Self-Tanner for Brides

Brides can finally stop their search for the perfect bronze on their wedding day!  With a white wedding dress, self-tanner stains can make even the most confident bride a little insecure. Follow Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine's and Katie Quinn's genius tips on preparing for your special day in their Summer issue, with none other than Sarah Jessica Parker on the cover!     * Katie’s expert tanning tips have been featured in such mega magazines as Australian VOGUE, Women’s Health, … [Read more...]

Top 10 Greatest Gifts – Father’s Day Gift Guide

The GREATEST Father's Day Gift Guide - Top 10 Gifts That Dad Wants | KonaTans.com #dads #fathersday #giftideas

You won't believe this Father's Day Gift Guide!  It looks like dads NEVER outgrow their love for toys, or tools (both for the garage AND for the grill!) We got stuck on what to get Dad for Father's Day, so we asked one new father-to-be for HIS wish list, and here it is! 6" Handheld Brass Telescope with Wooden Box - Pirate Navigation 100 Yard 3 Person Water Balloon Launcher *Free Balloons and Carrying Case* Magnetic Cannon Kit - Wooden Desktop Warfare Cannon Pathfinders Leonardo … [Read more...]