Gemma Clare Collins (born 31 January 1981) is an English television personality and businesswoman. In 2011, she began appearing on the ITVBe reality series The Only Way Is Essex, and following further appearances on television, she became a contestant on the seventeenth series of Celebrity Big Brother and the eleventh series of Dancing on Ice.
In August 2019, she began starring in her own reality series, Gemma Collins: Diva Forever.
TOWIE has officially turned ten years old. The first episode of the show aired on the 10th October 2010 and has since gone on to have 26 series and over 300 episodes.
Known for their fake tans, hair extensions and coining the term ‘vajazzle’, these normal people from Essex became household sensations overnight.
Fast forward ten years and it’s not only the stars of the show that have grown up, their styles have changed also. Whilst they still might be too glam to give a damn it seems they’ve had a glow up all of their own - here, Fabulous takes a look back at how some of the original stars have changed in the past decade.