The History Of DHA

The history of DHA isn’t a relatively long one:

  • 1920’s First recognized as a skin coloring agent by German Scientists
  • 1950’s – Studies were done using DHA as an Oral Drug to assist children with glycogen storage
  • 1959– The first commercial product entered the market as a shaving lotion know as Man Tan!
  • 1960’s– Coppertone introduced the first Sunless Lotion called QT
  • 1970’s FDA added DHA permanently to their list of approved Cosmetic Ingredients
  • 1980’s– New formulations appeared creating natural looking results
  • 2020’s- The sunless era really explodes and imbeds itself into the health and beauty industry

Why is it no surprise the first commercial product was marketed to men!

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