Former Little Mix star Jesy Nelson has spoken for the first time about quitting the band - saying it was sparked by having a panic attack over how she looked in a music video.
She said how she was left anxious and went on an extreme diet ahead of the shoot for single Sweet Melody as she had put on weight in lockdown.
But she had a breakdown on set as she “didn't look how I wanted to look” and ended up sobbing in her dressing room and begging to go home.
In a new interview with Cosmopolitan, the 29-year-old explained how the last music video left her at “breaking point”. She said: “We’d been in lockdown, and it was the first time I could have a break and be at home around people that I love.Read more on mirror.co.uk