Our expert says:
They contain canthaxantines, and can make your yellow/orange if you take too much. It is NOT APPROVED by the FDA as too high dosages causes pigment to concentrate in the retina of your eyes (canthaxanthine retinopathy), can cause liver disease and bone marrow suppression. The dosage on the bottle of the tanning tablets are usually too high for safe use. However, if you use lower dosages (<0.5mg per kg per day) it may be relatively safe to use. It may just take a while to show the change in skincolour.
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