TOWIE star Chloe Brockett, 18, admits she succumbed to “the pressure to look perfect”
TOWIE star Chloe Brockett has spoken out about the pressure to “look perfect” while staring on a reality show.
The brunette beauty joined the ITVBe show this year and, at just 18, she is one of the youngest members of the cast.
In an exclusive interview with MailOnline to promote her winter edit with clothing brand Femme Luxe, Chloe admits she is much more confident while filming her second series after experiencing her looks on her debut. .
Frank talk: TOWIE star Chloe Brockett opened up about the pressures of ‘looking perfect’ while starring on a reality show
“I feel like there’s a lot of pressure to look a certain way wherever you live, not just in Essex,” says Chloe. “Everyone feels like they have to look like the people they see on Instagram. I don’t even look like the person I look like on Instagram! ‘
“There’s a pressure to look perfect, but no one looks like it,” she adds, revealing that she has undergone cosmetic procedures since joining TOWIE.
“I had putty before I went on the show because I wanted bigger lips. When I went on the show I noticed I didn’t like my nose, so I had small adjustments (non-surgical nose rework), but nothing serious. ‘
Chloe points out that she and others are just following the trends, explaining, “It was a massive trend because Kylie Jenner had her lips done, but the minute she dissolved them and everyone else was doing it. ‘copied. ”
Tweaks: “There’s a push to look perfect, but no one looks like that,” Chloe says, revealing she got lip fillers after signing up to TOWIE
Reality star: In an interview to promote her winter edit with clothing brand Femme Luxe, Chloe admits she feels a lot more confident while filming her second series
“I dissolved mine over the summer before going back to filming this year. They were sloppy because one side was bigger than the other – that was a correction ”.
‘I feel like you’re damned if you do and damned if you don’t. I dissolved them because people told me I had big lips, so you can’t really win.
The gorgeous star told MailOnline she was trolled on Instagram, admitting it was “a lot worse” on her first TOWIE series, when she was called “fat” and said that ” I look like I’m 40 ”.
“For a million great comments you get, this is always the meanest you get, I wish I didn’t let it get to me. I was so excited to continue TOWIE and then I got mistreated!”
Put on a show: “Everyone feels like they have to look like the people they see on Instagram. I don’t even look like the person I look like on Instagram!” said the beautiful star
Reviews: The gorgeous star tells MailOnline she was trolled on Instagram, admitting it was “much worse” on her first TOWIE series
Thankfully, Chloe says the comments fell silent and she credits her own new, drama-free attitude.
She explained, “I was a straightforward person and felt the need to stand up for myself constantly. I’m getting into filming this show and I don’t feel like I’m going to be attacked and because I’m so much happier I think people are nicer to me.
Chloe also opened up about the girls on the show taking her under their wing after her fallout with former best friends Ella Rae Wise and Kelsey Stratford.
After initially being separated from the rest of the cast when she first broke onto the scene, the starlet has become a solid friend with Courtney Green, Chloe Meadows and Yazmin Oukhellou.
Favorites: Chloe has teamed up with online fashion retailer Femme Luxe to pick her favorite editions from the range for the winter season
‘It’s so sweet. Courtney and I are so alike. It [first] arrived on the show at the same age as me now, I think she was 19. It’s really good when I’m in a situation to be able to ask them their point of view, ”enthuses the bubbly brunette.
The girls were dubbed the “busy gang” by Olivia Attwood, who sensationalized them as “b **** es” during an explosive argument in the Halloween episode.
However, Chloe – who adopts her new, more mature attitude – insists it’s all under the bridge and the drama is over for the girls.
“With Olivia, I like her a lot and I get on really well with her. I could see the girls were upset by what was going on, but I didn’t want to get involved because my character is quite argumentative and I thought that I had to stay out of it this time! ‘she explains.
Water Under the Bridge: The girls were dubbed the “busy gang” by Olivia Attwood, who sensationalized them as “b **** es” during an explosive argument in the episode of Halloween – but Chloe insists everything has been resolved (photo LR Chloe Meadows, Courtney Green, Yazmin Oukhellou and Chloe)
“I’m just glad it’s all settled, you can’t keep bringing up arguments.” Even in the Halloween episode, I was really embarrassed to be in this situation. Normally I just wanna scream and scream, but I didn’t even want to.
Chloe is also keen to end her feud with rivals Kelsey and Ella, as well as her affair with Harry Lee.
Although she hinted that she missed Harry earlier in the series, Chloe believes the footballer is much better suited to his new girlfriend Frankie Sims.
She said, “Me and Harry, it was a long time ago now.” Even then, we weren’t made for each other. I think sometimes you just miss having someone there.
“I’m really glad he moved on with Frankie because she’s such a lovely girl.”
However, she couldn’t believe it when it appeared that Ella had texted Harry behind Frankie’s back.
Perfect match: Chloe has indeed left Harry Lee (right) and thinks the footballer is much better suited to his new girlfriend Frankie Sims (left)
Drama-free: Chloe is also keen to end her feud with rivals Kelsey and Ella
“It was quite shocking to me because she was always Harry’s biggest hater,” reveals Chloe.
“All of a sudden, a helping hand in Thorpe Park and a DM and she’s losing her mind!” Hopefully no one is involved in his relationship with Frankie anymore.
She added about Ella’s attitude in this show, “She’s very angry. I don’t know what’s going on with her and to be honest I really don’t care. excuses you want, you’re going through a breakup.
“It’s not funny, but she wasn’t having a breakup when she was mean to me on the last series. There is no excuse for her behavior.
Chloe also spoke about the heartwarming moment her best friend Joey Turner went gay on national television.
“I was shown the scene in Marbella and I watched it and I cried. He had told me the day before that he was gay. I was like, Joey – I know! She enthuses.
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“I think continuing TOWIE was probably the boost he needed because so many people immediately thought he was gay. Joey is such a character.
“He shouldn’t be ashamed of who he is. He’s really calmed down, I think he’s happier and a lot more confident since coming out. ‘
Despite many dramas for Chloe since joining the show, she exclaims that she would like to stay on the show “for centuries”.
“I feel like I’ve grown so much in one set. I look completely different too. I love being able to watch myself grow up. Right now, I’m not planning on leaving, I would like to become a really established actor, ”she says.
Along with her return to TOWIE, Chloe has teamed up with Femme Luxe to bring fans her exclusive edition of the key pieces every girl needs in her wardrobe this winter, from comfy knits to trendy PU pieces and mini sequins. tight-fitting.
Fashion fan: “I love their clothes and everything is very good quality,” exclaims Chloe, choosing a tight leather dress as my favorite piece