Stuff Mom Never Told You
SMNTY Classics: Spray Tan Politics
Aug 2, 2019 · 1 hr 12 min
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Suntanned skin became a seasonal beauty standard for wealthy white women in the 1920s. Past hosts Cristen and Caroline explore the class and colorism behind our tanning tradition and spotlight why there's far more than Coco Chanel's revolutionary sunburn in this classic episode.

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