It could just be the cyclical nature of fads like tanning. it could be the health consequences. However the tanning industry is blaming the 10% tax placed on them by ObamaCare for loss of more than half the tanning salons, and 81,000 jobs in the country in the past few years. (The cynic in me wonders how many of those 81,000 are now covered by ObamaCare?)
In an article published by AP on 8/21, the say “Experts say the industry is overstating the effects of the “tan tax” and that it has been hurt by other factors, too, including public health warnings about the dangers of tanning and the passage of laws in dozens of states restricting the use of tanning salons by minors.” For the full article, on the impact on the election, click here.