I Am Afriad of Tanning Salons

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    Big Time

    I am afraid of those places for a couple of reasons. 1) Skin Cancer 2) I'm VERY claustrophobic 3) I'm afraid of getting stuck in the machine and having no one there to help me 4) I have ivory skin. I am so white and so pale that people often ask if I'm okay. I don't tan...
    PoeticRejection PoeticRejection
    22-25, F
    Jul 28, 2007

    Especially Since I Saw Final Destination 3

    Yeees, everyone who's seen it will know what I mean. A very detailled scene of how two women die in a tanning salon. And wow, I'm so claustrophobic and everytime I walk past a tanning salons I remember that and imagine I'd lie in such a tight thing and it gives me the creeps.
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 12, 2007

    Its Not Just Skin Cancer

    You can tell me they are safe until your lily white *** falls off, but I am still going to avoid them. I'd rather have my stupid looking t-shirt tan (just my arms tan) than come out looking weird. Plus I don't really like lying on anything like that all naked. I do wear sunscreen...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 28, 2007
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