Holly Willoughby slated by This Morning viewers for ‘Oompah Lompah’ tan

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by Eden-Olivia Lord |
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This Morning viewers have spotted something VERY different about Holly Willoughby's recent appearance

Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield have the dream job; they're on TV for a few hours, they work four days a week and they have the best annual leave.

Speaking of their time off, this week the This Morning presenters returned from their Easter break but lots of viewers have slated Holly for her 'oompah lompah' tan.

Check out: Can you remember the awkward moment these celebrities failed with their fake tan


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Katie Price

We will forever love this picture, purely because Katie Price posted it on Twitter and wrote alongside it: "Lol haha I've put @laurengoodger fake tan on I hope it washes off lighter haha I look like I've been in mud haha."

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Lauren Goodger

Former TOWIE star Lauren Goodger stepped out in London and unfortunately suffered a fake tan fail. Her face was several shades lighter than the rest of her body. She still rocked it though.

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Chloe Ferry

Geordie Shore's Chloe Ferry looks gorgeous in this photo but we can't help but notice her awkward fake tan fail - her face and the rest of her body are slight different tones.

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Gaz Beadle and Scotty T

Throwback to when these two were on Geordie Shore full time, ey? Gaz has since had a baby and left the show and Scotty T pops in every now and then... Anyways, we couldn't forget these two and their err, tans.

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Martina Big

Martina Big shocked the nation back in 2017 when she appeared on This Morning with viewers labelling her tan as 'inappropriate'. She's since gone on to claim that she identifies as a black woman.

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Rylan Clark

Rylan Clark suffered a fake tan fail on This Morning and pointed it out on the ITV show after one of his followers tweeted him about it. At least he saw the funny side of things.

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Claudia Winkleman

Claudia Winkleman left people stunned when she appeared on the red carpet at the BAFTA looking slightly (?) tangoed. Her dress is fab though.

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Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan has suffered a few fake tan fails, so much so, we're pretty sure she's not even bothered by them anymore.

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Donald Trump

Despite years of speculation surrounding the President of the United States' tan, the White House have claimed it's all down to "good genes".

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We can safely say Valentino went slightly OTT with the fake tan. He love that he's still confident enough to pose for a photo. Confidence level = goals.

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Selena Gomez

Whenever we think of the Met Gala we'll also remember Selena Gomez's fake tan fail back in 2018. After her fans questioned her tan, she responded in the best way ever - posting a photo of herself running away in her dress. She alongside the video: ""Me when I saw my pictures from MET ud83eudd37ud83cudffd‍♀ufe0f"

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Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera paid an incredible tribute to Etta James at her funeral. Despite the amazing performance, a lot of people couldn't take their eyes off her fake tan streaks on her legs...

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Gemma Collins

TOWIE's Gemma Collins posted her epic fake tan fail on Twitter and wrote alongside the snap: "Friday night tanned and ready to parddyyyy have fun tweeps xxx tan blonde pink lips xxx"

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Chrissy Teigen

John Legend's wife Chrissy Teigen poked fun at her tan in this picture on Instagram. The picture was taken back in 2008 at the Grammys and we can safely say she's learned from that mistake.

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Kim Kardashian-West

We're pretty sure Kim Kardashian-West wore this VERY revealing dress to distract everyone from her orange tan. Luckily our eagle-eyes are still open and noticed it.

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Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande is another celeb who appears to have put on too much fake tan. She still looks gorgeous though and this hairstyle - it's a yes from us.

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Victoria Beckham

During Milan Fashion Week, Victoria Beckham was out and about but unfortunately she missed her feet when applying the fake tan. At least this photo has proved she's just like us regular folks.

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Holly Willoughby

After a holiday to the Maldives over the Easter break, Holly Willoughby was slated by fans who branded her an 'Oompah Lompah' as a result of her tan.

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Taking to Twitter, one viewer wrote: "Alice Beer and Holly Willoughby trying to preach about not making unnecessary journeys to help the planet on @thismorning.......mmm nice tans ladies!"

Another commented: "#ThisMorning Is Holly Willoughby using Richard Madeley's make-up artist?"

Someone else said: "Holly’s tan stops before her ear :/ #ThisMorning"

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A fourth tweeted: "#ThisMorning love Holly but does look like a oompah loompah today. #orange "

One more joked: "Has Holly been taking tanning tips from Richard Madeley? Oh no she’s just been on her 23rd holiday of the year 😂 #ThisMorning"

Holly's tan is actually a result of her fabulous holiday to the Maldives which she documented on her Instagram account.


Holly Willoughby maldives holiday stacked

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Before her return to This Morning, Holly showed her 5.4 million Instagram followers her incredible tan while she looked out at the sea.

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It looks like Holly Willoughby enjoys keeping fit and healthy because here she is cycling abroad - fancy - and in a fedora.

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CREDIT: Instagram / hollywilloughby

holly willoughby maldives holiday

Holly shared this gorgeous snap of her three children Harry, nine, Belle, eight, and Chester, four, looking up at the gorgeous sky.

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To make her holiday even better, Holly only bumped into Davina McCall during her time in the Maldives. She wrote alongside this snap: "And look who I bump into... such a surprise to get to spend some real time with @davinamccall ... you are a total dream boat my kids adore you and seeing our two Chester's together was just AMAZING!... thank you for taking me surfing... love ya! ud83dudc95"

Despite some of the questions, lots of other viewers rushed to compliment the TV presenter, with one writing: "Holly looks like a golden goddess love her tan ❤️ #ThisMorning @thismorning"

Another commented: "Holly Willoughby’s blonde hair looks even better with a tan😻I wanna look like her🤷🏼‍♀️"

One more added: "Jealous of @hollywills tan 😍"

Holly's bronzed looks comes weeks after Richard Madeley was mocked for his 'pumpkin' fake tan fail on Good Morning Britain.

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In other Holly Willoughby news, the This Morning presenter and her husband Dan Baldwin apparently have big plans for their London home which includes transforming their garage into a studio flat for their live-in nanny.

They also reportedly want to add a second level to their garage at the end of their garden.

How fancy!

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