'Tanning Mom' Patricia Krentcil Wasn't Always So Bronzed

Patricia Krentcil, the feisty “Tanning Mom” accused in April of taking her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning bed with her, was once an aspiring model, it has come to light.

'Tanning Mom' Patricia Krentcil Banned from New Jersey Salons

Patricia Krentcil is feeling the burn from tanning salons near her northern New Jersey home, with Planet Sun’s eight locations reportedly banning the tanning mom from their premises.

“It’s 100 percent true. She’s banned,” an employee at Planet Sun’s Ridgefield, N.J., headquarters tells New York’s Daily News.

Tanning Mom Calls Her Critics 'Jealous,' 'Fat' and 'Ugly'

Patricia Krentcil, the slender, leathery New Jersey mom who’s pleaded not guilty to bringing her 6-year-old daughter into a tanning bed with her, is heatedly lashing out at those who may criticize her look.

“They’re jealous, they’re fat and they’re ugly,” Krentcil, 44, told TMZ, after saying that “there’s somebody out there my whole life who doesn’t like me.”

Mother Pleads Not Guilty to Child Endangerment Charge in Tanning Salon Incident

Patricia Krentcil, a Nutley, N.J., resident who has been tanning her “whole life,” pled not guilty to charges of child endangerment on Wednesday after she was accused to taking her fair-skinned daughter into a tanning bed with her.