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BIRTHDAY SUIT Malin Andersson strips naked to celebrate her birthday in Bali after opening up about domestic abuse
From: The Irish Sun Online
Author: Tom Capon
LOVE Island star Malin Andersson stripped naked to celebrate her birthday in Bali after opening up about her domestic abuse trauma.
The 27-year-old stripped completely naked in her hotel as she looked out at the exotic fauna.
On the floor, a message in flowers read: “HBD <3 Malin.”
The star is currently staying in the luxurious Bliss Sanctuary For Women in Indonesia.
The wellness retreat offers a personalised experience, from yoga to unlimited massages and spa treatments.
This comes as Malin warned her fans about the dangers of domestic abuse in an emotional message.
She shared an image of her badly bruised arms, telling everyone she would share her story when she is ready.
It is not known when the original picture was taken.
She wrote: “*TRIGGER WARNING*. So I wanted to share this post with you all as it’s NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH. It’s all a bit raw for me but I wanted to raise awareness for domestic abuse.
“I just want to post traits and warning signs so you can recognise them before it’s too late. I will open up fully and share my story once I come to terms with it all and I hope you understand.
“Domestic violence affects millions, both women and men, of every race, religion, culture and status. It’s not just punches and black eyes; it’s yelling, humiliation, stalking, manipulation, coercion, threats and isolation.
“It’s stealing a paycheck, keeping tabs online, non-stop texting, constant use of the silent treatment, or calling someone stupid so often they believe it.”
Malin then documented a list of narcissist traits and how people feel when they’re in a narcissistic relationship, including a “lack of worth”, “hopelessness” and “mental and emotional exhaustion”.
After, she shared the domestic abuse charity Women’s Aid hotline as she explained she went on a Freedom Course, admitting: “It helped me massively”.
She added: “Once you choose hope, anything is possible.”
The reality star found fame on the second series of Love Island in 2016.
Malin is grieving her daughter Consy who died in January after being born seven months prematurely.
She bravely revealed recently that she tried to take her own life after struggling to cope, as she marked Baby Loss Awareness Week and World Mental Health Day.
She credited Sands charity for their support in getting her through the devastating time.
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