Fake Tan-Addicted Student Reveals She’s Received Death Threats Over Her Appearance

A student who claims she “can’t live without having a tan” has become a target of severe bullying by trolls over her appearance.

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22-year-old Hannah Tittensor, from Belfast, Northern Ireland, appeared on today’s This Morning to discuss her tanning obsession.

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Chatting to Holly and Phil alongside tanning-addicted boyfriend Ben Dunlop, Tittensor said her appearance had made her a target of online abuse.

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Tittensor, who sports fluorescent blue hair and a deep brown tan, revealed she had been mistaken for “a different race”.

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She also admitted that social media trolls had directed death threats at her over her look.

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Tittensor told Holly that she had been told she “would be better off killing myself” because of her out-of-control tanning.

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Incredibly, Tittensor said she had been even darker in the past than she is now, a result of multiple trips to tanning salons and illegal tanning injections.

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The health and beauty student said the injections, which boyfriend Ben tried first, had made her ill.

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“Injecting something into your body, it made me feel quite sick – like a cold for a few days. And then it would go away.”

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Tittensor said she would be prepared to give up the tanning soon – but only because she doesn’t want to end up “wrinkly”.