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Tanning Addiction -- for Real

The Fix | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
The Fix

Despite all the information available to the public about the hazards of sun tanning, especially that ultraviolet rays are a known cancer-causing agent, people still continue to tan. This has led many researchers to believe that factors besides lack of knowledge are driving some people to tan.

Tan Mom Files For Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

Tan Mom's marriage is OVER -- and shockingly, she's the one calling it off -- this according to divorce docs filed in New Jersey and obtained by TMZ. ...

'Tan Mom' Hospitalized

www.tmz.com | Posted 09.05.2013 | Celebrity

Tan Mom was hospitalized this morning after suffering a seizure inside rehab, TMZ has learned. ...

Why Is She Famous Again?!

Posted 06.11.2013 | Celebrity

In the era of reality television and social media, it's almost easy to become a celebrity and maintain that celebrity status. Oftentimes, famous faces...

WATCH: Tan Mom Releases Music Video

Posted 05.20.2013 | Celebrity

Not to be outdone by Octomom, "Tan Mom" Patricia Krentcil has launched her own music career, releasing her first single earlier this month. In its ...

Tanning Mom's Next Role To Be In... Gay Porn

Posted 05.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Patricia Krentcil, better known as "Tanning Mom," will leave the tanning bed for the set of a gay porn flick. You read that correctly. Tanning Mom...

DON'T LOOK: Tanning Mom Goes Topless (NSFW)

Posted 04.22.2013 | Weird News

Tanning Mom, best known best her extra-crispy mug shot, is looking noticeably pale in her topless romp on a toxic beach. TMZ reports that Patricia ...

State Enacts 'Tan Mom' Law

Reuters | David Jones | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business

NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a bill into law on Monday banning children under 17 from using commercial tan...

LOOK: You Won't Believe This Swedish Doctor's (Yes, Doctor!) Tan

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 01.31.2013 | Style

Listen up, Tan Mom: we may have a handsome Scandinavian doctor you'd get along with swimmingly. Why? Oh, just because this dude is also sporting a ...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Tan Mom Proud To Be Halloween Costume

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 10.10.2012 | Celebrity

Not many famous folks would say they were proud to be a favorite Halloween costume, but then again most celebrities are not like New Jersey’s Patric...

Andy Campbell

Tanning Mom: Mitt Romney's Tan Is 'Fake'

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.24.2012 | Weird News

There's been plenty of speculation about whether Mitt Romney's orange-brown skin tone during his appearance on Univision last week was real. But now o...

Naughty But Nice Rob

'Tan Mom' Is Seeking Help

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 08.31.2012 | Celebrity

Wednesday night, New Jersey's Tan Mom, Patricia Krentcil, was escorted offstage at XL nightclub, where she planned to perform as a special guest in a ...

Naughty But Nice Rob

What's Next For Tan Mom?

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 08.31.2012 | Celebrity

New Jersey’s "Tan Mom," Patricia Krentcil, found herself in the middle of a media firestorm after she pleaded not guilty to child endangerment charg...

Dear Lindsay Lohan

Meredith Fineman | Posted 06.17.2012 | Celebrity
Meredith Fineman

Somewhere between Wilmer Valderrama and Samantha Ronson, something went horribly wrong. You forgot your lancery skills from camp, Freaky Friday and Jamie Lee Curtis and Chad Michael Halibut/Murray were tales of yore. It was parties, and Paris, and not the city.

New York Bans Minors From Tanning Beds

Posted 06.15.2012 | Style

Tanning beds are suddenly on the national blacklist thanks to the infamous Tanning Mom Patricia Krentcil, who provoked national ire when she allegedly...

In Defense Of Tanning

Brooke Bobb | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Brooke Bobb

My name is Brooke and I am a tan-a-holic. Or at least, I used to be back in the day. I remember a time in high school and college where I attributed looking healthy and beautiful to a deep, dark skin tone, along with overdone highlights and bronzer brushed over my cheekbones. I hadn't quite entered Snooki territory but at times, I came pretty damn close.

Tanning Mom Trial Sent To Grand Jury As New Pics Of Crispy Jersey Woman Emerge

Posted 06.04.2012 | Weird News

The case of Patricia Krentcil, the deeply tanned New Jersey mom accused of bringing her young daughter into a tanning booth, has been referred to a gr...

WATCH: Tanning Salons And Underage Teens: Are Places Bending The Rules?

Posted 05.24.2012 | Parents

Thirty-three states currently have age restrictions when it comes to minors using tanning beds. But how hard is it for underage teens to sneak into th...

These Too-Tan Celebrities Remind Us To Slather On SPF

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

One sign that Patricia Krentcil (better known as Tanning Mom) has really made it? SNL spoofed her last weekend and Kim Kardashian tweeted about her th...