John Russo of Hometowne Auto, and his wife Shadi Russo are the owners of Maxx Tanning Salon in North Smithfield. John Russo used to tan all the time when he was younger, and has been talking about opening a salon for a while. With the help of  his wife Shadi, who grew up in Sunny Californa, the couple opened Maxx Tanning in January 2011. The Russo's want their salon to cater to the positive benefits of tanning. 

 Welcome to Maxx Tanning! We take pride in providing the latest services and techniques in tanning. We are Northern Rhode Island’s most popular sunny destination in the winter,spring, summer, and fall. Maxx Tanning has all the latest tanning equipment and supplies, from state of the art light beds, to naturalistic spray booths for when you need a quick tan!










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Take your tan to the MAXX with our New

S Class Bed!

* Powerful,Adjustable Facial Tanning 
* ​Shoulder Tanners
​* Soft, Cool Mist throughout the session * Aromatherapy Breeze
 * AfterBronzer: up to 3 extra minutes of high pressure facial time!
* Level 4 Bed for the same price as our Level 3!

  Maxx Tanning

               Take your Tan to the MAXX!

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High Pressure Tanning Beds

Benefits of Tanning:

  • Strengthens Bones
  • Helps to Clear Up Psoriasis
  • Restful, Relaxing & Soothing
  • Helps To Clear Up & Prevent Acne
  • Helps Boost Self Confidence & Self Esteem
  • Helps With Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • UV Rays help the body create a natural supply of Vitamin D
  • Helps to Prevent forms of Cancer, Including Prostate, Colon & Breast
  • Helps to fight off Vitamin D Deficiency related diseases like: Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis