Yikes! What Caused New Jersey Tanning Mom's Leathery Skin?

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New Jersey mom Patricia Krentcil is denying charges of child endangerment after taking her 5-year-old daughter to a tanning salon. But most of the public couldn't help but focus on her leathery visage.

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    Patricia Krentcil, who is accused of allegedly bringing her 5-year-old into a tanning booth, pleaded not guilty, saying her daughter suffered a sunburn.

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May 3, 2012 Updated Nov 6, 2013 at 10:43 AM CDT

A New Jersey mother who made headlines after being arrested for allegedly taking her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning salon showed off an interesting look as well.

According to a story on MSNBC.com, the woman's leathery look could be the result of all those hours in the tanning booth having damaged the collagen in her skin.

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