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From Vegan to Organic, LA's Top Spray Tan Salons for Sunless Golden Glows

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#Skiesoutthighsout can be fun and all, but not if you're soaking up UVR without adequate SPF. Given that spring was a pushover this year (seriously, what's up with that?) and skin-baring summer rompers are out in full force, it's not a bad idea to start perfecting your golden glow right about now.

But let's be real: baking beneath the sun and tanning beds delve way too much into human lobster (and skin cancer) territory—which is why we've once again rounded up LA's most crowd-pleasing spray tan salons for scoring a sun-kissed tint. From vegan-friendly coloring to organic bronzing spots, see your options all mapped out below.

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1. Bronzed Airbrush Tanning

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1229 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403
(424) 259-1616
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With locations in Manhattan Beach, Newport Beach and beyond, this tanning chainlet specializes in organic and fragrance/paraben/alcohol-free airbrushing. Pricing: $39 standard, $49 express. [Photo]

2. Bronzed Bunny

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12315 Ventura Boulevard
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 416-8770
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In addition to custom airbrushing, this one-stop Studio City body shop offers waxing, sugaring treatments, body wraps, facials and more. Pricing: $45 standard airbrushing, $55 express. [Photo]

3. Cordova Spray Tan

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489 South Robertson Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
(310) 774-7878
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Founded by expert tanning artist Fabiola Mucito, this beloved bronzing service holds court at Sophie Wax (Studio 105). Pricing: $50 full body/face, discount packages available; $80 to $350 for individual house call. [Photo]

4. Heather Airbrush Tanning

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8969 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(818) 568-2071
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Celebrity airbrushing guru Heather Shaw's perfect five-star Yelp rating is a testament to her superior (and organic) spray tans, which clients hail as flawless. Pricing: $40 happy hour from 3pm to 7pm Tues. only, $65 by staff, $125 personalized by Heather herself; mobile services available. [Photo]

5. LA Sun Spray Tan

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612 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 361-8910
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DTLA bronzers flock to appointment-only organic airbrush tanning pro Dila Djokaj for her color expertise, snappy service and professional cool. Pricing: $35 happy hour from 4pm to 8pm Tues. and Wed., $45 standard, $65 mobile. [Photo]

6. Lavish Tan

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1636 Abbot Kinney Blvd
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 384-0010
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Bronzing options are abound at this top-rated (and celeb-faved) Venice airbrush tanning salon, which boasts over 122 color, shimmer, fragrance and vitamin combinations. Pricing: $39 happy hour from 12pm to 4pm Mon. and Tues., $59 standard, $$65 express, $10 to $25 add-ons/partials. [Photo]

7. Melrose Tanning Company

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7226 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 857-0231
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A relaxed atmosphere, affordable services and quick sessions make this Melrose salon a favorite among budget-minded, time-pressed tanners. Pricing: $19 Mystic Tan spray booth, $40 standard airbrushing, $10 to $30 partial airbrushing, discount packages available. [Photo]

8. Portofino

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9431 Santa Monica Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 276-8855
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Lea Michele and Paris Hilton are just a few celeb who've been spotted at this ritzy tanning salon and spa's Beverly Hills location, which also offers waxing and skincare services for men and women. Pricing: $59 standard and up to $105 including add-ons for spray booth and custom airbrushing. [Photo]

9. Spray La Vie

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8912 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90069
(424) 777-0200
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This affordable tanning booth franchise offers basic clear and bronze solutions, with the option for darker levels and red light therapy at an additional cost. Pricing: $48 per month for unlimited tanning, $5 to $10 for add-ons. [Photo]

10. Tanaholix

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8003 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 656-2065
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Formerly known as Citrine Glow California Tan, this WeHo airbrushing salon caters to self-professed bronzing addicts, offering monthly memberships for as low as $24 and other discounts. Pricing: $30 sunFX, $59 Norvell countour spray tan. [Photo]

11. The Spray Studio

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2712 W Magnolia Blvd
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 235-2372
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Self-professed spray tan snobs worship Burbank airbrushing artist Amy Bloom for her bright and clean studio and equally cheery personality. Pricing: $40 standard, $50 express; discount packages available. [Photo]

12. Queen Bee Salon & Spa

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10182 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 204-2236
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In addition to scoring a beach-perfect bronze, this Culver City salon's lightly-scented almond-vanilla formula will leave you smelling like you've just returned from vacay. Pricing: $15 face only, $20 legs only, $50 whole body; frequenter discounts available. [Photo]

13. Tan LA

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1625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks
CA, 91362
(805) 373-5335
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Tucked away in the Village Plaza strip mall, this Ventura County salon chainlet offers 5-minute Mystic HD booth bronzing and 10- to 15-minute organic spray tans by locally-loved airbrush artist Shannon Enke. Also on the menu are infrared body wraps and anti-aging treatments. Pricing: $59.95 custom spray tan (discounted seshes available), $19 Mystic HD tan. [Photo]

14. Spray LA

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1200 North Pacific Avenue
Glendale, CA 91202
This stylish Glendale spray studio uses a formula enhanced with tea tree, argan, and grapeseed oil among other ingredients for a longer-lasting, even tan. Your UV-free glow comes with do-gooder points, too: 1% of proceeds benefit the Skin Cancer Foundation. Pricing: $49 standard, $59 express, $25 touch-up. [Photo]

1. Bronzed Airbrush Tanning

1229 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403
With locations in Manhattan Beach, Newport Beach and beyond, this tanning chainlet specializes in organic and fragrance/paraben/alcohol-free airbrushing. Pricing: $39 standard, $49 express. [Photo]
1229 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403

2. Bronzed Bunny

12315 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604
In addition to custom airbrushing, this one-stop Studio City body shop offers waxing, sugaring treatments, body wraps, facials and more. Pricing: $45 standard airbrushing, $55 express. [Photo]
12315 Ventura Boulevard
Studio City, CA 91604

3. Cordova Spray Tan

489 South Robertson Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Founded by expert tanning artist Fabiola Mucito, this beloved bronzing service holds court at Sophie Wax (Studio 105). Pricing: $50 full body/face, discount packages available; $80 to $350 for individual house call. [Photo]
489 South Robertson Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211

4. Heather Airbrush Tanning

8969 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90046
Celebrity airbrushing guru Heather Shaw's perfect five-star Yelp rating is a testament to her superior (and organic) spray tans, which clients hail as flawless. Pricing: $40 happy hour from 3pm to 7pm Tues. only, $65 by staff, $125 personalized by Heather herself; mobile services available. [Photo]
8969 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90046

5. LA Sun Spray Tan

612 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA 90017
DTLA bronzers flock to appointment-only organic airbrush tanning pro Dila Djokaj for her color expertise, snappy service and professional cool. Pricing: $35 happy hour from 4pm to 8pm Tues. and Wed., $45 standard, $65 mobile. [Photo]
612 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA 90017

6. Lavish Tan

1636 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice, CA 90291
Bronzing options are abound at this top-rated (and celeb-faved) Venice airbrush tanning salon, which boasts over 122 color, shimmer, fragrance and vitamin combinations. Pricing: $39 happy hour from 12pm to 4pm Mon. and Tues., $59 standard, $$65 express, $10 to $25 add-ons/partials. [Photo]
1636 Abbot Kinney Blvd
Venice, CA 90291

7. Melrose Tanning Company

7226 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
A relaxed atmosphere, affordable services and quick sessions make this Melrose salon a favorite among budget-minded, time-pressed tanners. Pricing: $19 Mystic Tan spray booth, $40 standard airbrushing, $10 to $30 partial airbrushing, discount packages available. [Photo]
7226 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046

8. Portofino

9431 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Lea Michele and Paris Hilton are just a few celeb who've been spotted at this ritzy tanning salon and spa's Beverly Hills location, which also offers waxing and skincare services for men and women. Pricing: $59 standard and up to $105 including add-ons for spray booth and custom airbrushing. [Photo]
9431 Santa Monica Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

9. Spray La Vie

8912 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069
This affordable tanning booth franchise offers basic clear and bronze solutions, with the option for darker levels and red light therapy at an additional cost. Pricing: $48 per month for unlimited tanning, $5 to $10 for add-ons. [Photo]
8912 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90069

10. Tanaholix

8003 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046
Formerly known as Citrine Glow California Tan, this WeHo airbrushing salon caters to self-professed bronzing addicts, offering monthly memberships for as low as $24 and other discounts. Pricing: $30 sunFX, $59 Norvell countour spray tan. [Photo]
8003 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046

11. The Spray Studio

2712 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91505
Self-professed spray tan snobs worship Burbank airbrushing artist Amy Bloom for her bright and clean studio and equally cheery personality. Pricing: $40 standard, $50 express; discount packages available. [Photo]
2712 W Magnolia Blvd
Burbank, CA 91505

12. Queen Bee Salon & Spa

10182 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232
In addition to scoring a beach-perfect bronze, this Culver City salon's lightly-scented almond-vanilla formula will leave you smelling like you've just returned from vacay. Pricing: $15 face only, $20 legs only, $50 whole body; frequenter discounts available. [Photo]
10182 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232

13. Tan LA

1625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA, 91362
Tucked away in the Village Plaza strip mall, this Ventura County salon chainlet offers 5-minute Mystic HD booth bronzing and 10- to 15-minute organic spray tans by locally-loved airbrush artist Shannon Enke. Also on the menu are infrared body wraps and anti-aging treatments. Pricing: $59.95 custom spray tan (discounted seshes available), $19 Mystic HD tan. [Photo]
1625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks
CA, 91362

14. Spray LA

1200 North Pacific Avenue, Glendale, CA 91202
This stylish Glendale spray studio uses a formula enhanced with tea tree, argan, and grapeseed oil among other ingredients for a longer-lasting, even tan. Your UV-free glow comes with do-gooder points, too: 1% of proceeds benefit the Skin Cancer Foundation. Pricing: $49 standard, $59 express, $25 touch-up. [Photo]
1200 North Pacific Avenue
Glendale, CA 91202