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Lamps and Amps


Manage the arguably most critical component in your tanning salon. Master device operations while ensuring a personalized tanning experience.

Whether you call them “tubes” “lamps” or “bulbs”, sunlamp performance is directly related to the tanning system in which it is installed. The exact same lamp may result in different outputs not only in the same bed but also in different sunbeds and booths.

It’s necessary to know all you can about your tanning equipment. Learn the long list of factors that influence lamp output, the exposure schedule and determine maximum timer interval for all the equipment in your salon.

Lights Out Tanning system maintenance is a critical part of your salon’s success. Stop making excuses and gain practical, proven methods for maintaining equipment to operate at peak performance.

Along with being clean, equipment needs to be kept in optimal working order. When a bed is out of service for any reason, your sales and profits diminish.

Gain practical, proven methods for maintaining equipment at peak performance. Learn how keeping tanning units maintained at all times is your best bet to keeping guests satisfied and continue profitability!

After completing this Sun is Life module, you will be able to:

  • • Explain procedures for correct operation of tanning devices.
  • • Discuss the types of tanning lamps and understand lamp compatibility.
  • • Provide guests with instruction for equipment use.
  • • Apply the Guest Experience Principle: Filling Work with Intention.