Tanning dependence is a rare syndrome where an individual appears to have a physical or psychological dependence on sunbathing or the use of tanning beds. Based upon ...
As a result, tanning becomes a compulsion similar to behavior associated with eating disorders such as anorexia - giving rise to the non-clinical designation of tanorexia
The case is prompting new attention to "tanorexia"-- an addiction to tanning -- that some speculate Krentcil, 44, may have, ABC News reported.
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The New Jersey woman who has denied charges she allowed her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning booth has gained national attention for her own increasingly copper ...
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Tanning mom Pamela Krentcil is shining a spotlight on "tanorexia," but there are other people who are just a little too tan themselves.
Oh my God have you seen Tara Reid lately? She needs to check herself in for treatment of that tanorexia.
Anorexia nervosa, often referred to simply as anorexia, is an eating disorder characterized by a low weight, fear of gaining weight, a strong desire to be thin, and ...