People Are Using SODA As Tanning Oil
Now I'm all for a good tan, but this extreme.
I'm Italian, so my family will always joke our tanning-oil-of-choice is vegetable oil (jokes, all jokes) and my high school job was working at a tanning salon! So needless to say I've pretty much seen it all when it comes to tanning. But this is something way out of my league...
The Daily Meal claims people are pouring Coca-Cola on themselves to tan faster. Apparently, the caramel dye gives people's skin a bronzed hue.
The trend started in England and now has made its way to North America. However, Dermatologists say Coca-Cola's exfoliating nature only intensifies the effect of harmful UV rays on the skin.
JUST DON'T DO IT.