A mother of two who has been diagnosed with terminal cancer has warned of the dangers of worshiping the sun, as she claims that in the Isle of Love "tanning" passes through the United Kingdom.
38-year-old Shelly Clark was diagnosed. with terminal skin cancer five months ago, though it was never intended to be sunburnt.
Since then, she has been warning young fans of the hugely popular ITV2 show, which she says encourages people to achieve a bronze look throughout the year.
Shelley is worried about the increasing trend that may increase the number of cases of skin cancer, especially in the younger generation.
This comes after the love of Islander Amy Hart revealed to ITV's Loose Women that she and other contestants refused to wear sunscreen, even though the producers
"The trick is that you want to be brown. There is also pressure on social media to be beautiful with body. I can imagine that skin cancer will grow profusely over the next few years, and that's a worry. "
Former manager of Bar Shelley added:" I have never worshiped in the sun. I always kept it hidden. I have such pale skin and from a young age I knew that all I was doing was burning.
"I have never had a tan, so I never bothered to try. I have never been there trying to get a tan.
"If this can happen to me who has literally stayed hidden, then it can affect anyone, especially the younger generation. "
Former Islander Amy told Loose Women last month, 'We are provided with sun cream, some of the girls do not' don't think they will sunbathe so they use a moisturizer.
'It's good. that you're getting tan now, but what about skin cancer. And they were all "I'll think about that later."  The brave Shelley, of Maidenhead, Berks initially had only three months to live, as her skin cancer began to get rid of the rest of her body.
She had noticed a mole's calf has changed, but she doesn't know how important it is to check it. Shelley, who also had a second job leading the self-esteem groups of disadvantaged children, also ignored other warning signs that she was getting sick.
This included getting fat lumps, a constant cold, struggling to walk downstairs and not being able to finish it. sentences.
"When I was told it was melanoma, I had to look up the name," she added.
"I didn't know anything about it. I figured all the signs would be on your skin and not in your body. "
Now she wants to help raise awareness of the dangers of skin cancer to prevent other families from going through what is her family.
" Everyone has moles, I had no education and no
"I really want to influence that.
" If I knew that a little information might have been 100% curable . "
Unfortunately for Shelley, her cancer spread from a relative of her ovaries, adrenal glands, soft tissue, lymph nodes, lungs, chest wall, two breasts, cervical glands and then her brain.
who receives immunotherapy – said she was trying to stay positive and she was getting strength from her children.
Although she found her new partner James, at 36, seven years ago, she said her boys should grow up to an early childhood without a dad after their biological father came out to them.
it was Joshua's birthday in May and the last month of James that she didn't think she would see.
Doctors were amazed at her life longer than predicted and said she could "break the form" by beat cancer through her mind.