Sun worshippers who can't get to the beach can head to a different planet. Planet Beach is the largest tanning salon franchisor in the US, with about 380 salons in about 40 states, as well as locations in Australia, Canada, Ireland, and South Africa. In addition to offering UV tanning beds, Planet Beach offers other machine-based treatments such as teeth whitening, massage beds, photofacials, spray-on tans, oxygen therapy, steam baths, and saunas. The salons are membership-based, and customers can also purchase skin care, nutrition, and weight-loss products. Planet Beach boasts more than 150,000 members. The company was founded in 1996, began offering auxiliary services in 2005, and filed to go public in 2010.