Mary Byrne and James Patrice have develop into the most recent celebs compelled to warn fans of a scam after their images have been discovered circulating to advertise diet drugs.
Three years after collaborating in RTE’s Celebrity Operation Transformation, influencer-turned-TV host James mentioned he had been alerted that his transformation images are getting used to advertise a keto diet complement.
Urging his fans to disregard and report the false adverts, he mentioned: “This could be very random now, however I’ve to let you know.
“There’s this web page promoting shakes and tablets, and what not, they’re principally diet drugs, and it’s my face on it, and a number of women as properly.
“So should you see it, it’s pretend.
“I sadly suppose that it’s a scam as properly, so don’t click on into it, don’t take a look at it. Don’t do something. I’ve reported it, so fingers crossed.
“The cheek of them saying I misplaced weight with a fecking pill. I misplaced the bit of weight on Operation Transformation as a result of I did the train and I had my t*** out.
“So, suck on that Keto,” he joked.
Meanwhile, Mary Byrne, who additionally appeared on the present alongside the net star in 2017, additionally needed to warn her fans of an identical scam.
In a publish shared on her official Facebook web page, she mentioned: “Hi everyone, I’ve had loads of messages in the present day about an advert doing the rounds with my image earlier than and after of weight reduction and claiming it’s from some dietary Keto complement.
“I’ve by no means taken this complement and if they should steal individuals’s pictures who’ve by no means taken it to point out its effectiveness, properly it might probably’t be a lot use!
“So please don’t help these merchandise or suppose that I took them or endorse them. I didn’t and I don’t!”
The former X Factor star went on to make clear that any weight reduction she has had was because of a change in consuming and train habits over the previous 4 years.
She mentioned: “Healthy consuming and heaps of strolling is how I’ve misplaced my weight, gradual and regular, eight stone over 4 years!
“Don’t be conned by these individuals, love Mary.”