For best results apply to clean, exfoliated skin. Shake well before and during each use. Hold can 4 to 6 inches away from skin and spray in an even continuous sweeping motion. Apply sparingly around ankles, knees, elbows and hairline. Designed to spray at any angle, even upside down. If necessary, use hands to spread formula evenly over skin. Wash hands with soap and water immediately after use. Allow skin to dry before dressing. Avoid bathing, swimming and perspiring for at least 3 hours. Reapply as needed to maintain or deepen color.