Mark Wright’s star mom TOWIE Carol revealed that she had breast enlargement at the age of 61.
The reality favorite – and the matriarch of the Wright clan – shared how she felt “much more confident” after choosing breast reduction and lift.
The operation also saw that she had new implants installed to replace the ones she had had 25 years ago.
Carol said IN ORDER! Magazine The operation was a promise to her for her 60th birthday, but was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic and her own battle with the virus.
After years of feeling like “the least sexy woman on the beach,” she is now admiring her new figure.
She told the publication: “I feel much more confident. I am 61 years old and I have nothing to be ashamed of.
“By my age, we won’t have the most amazing boobs, and if you want something like this done, then I think, ‘Why not? ”
“Why not feel better?”
The mom of Mark, Josh, Jess and Natalia added: “I always said that in my 60s I will definitely do this, and I have been thinking about it for the last five years.
My boobs were too big for my body. I have very small shoulders and my poor mother [Nanny Pat] I had such a hunchback and I thought, “If I carry these boobs with me, I will end up the same as her.”
“Not that she had big boobs, but it was from the back, and I thought I would go that route if I didn’t take them apart.”
Carol, who said her daughters Jess and Natalya were strong supporters of her decision, frankly added: “I am very conceited and love to look good, but every time I bought a swimsuit or bikini, I had to buy a swimsuit with large bras. and the bones in them, and I felt like the least sexy woman on the beach. “
Carol also revealed that her hubby, Mark Wright Sr., was still “a little squeamish” about the results.
The future grandmother said: “I still have scars. I show them to him all the time and say, “Don’t you think they look good? And he says yes, then turns his head.
“He’s too scared to look at this!”
Carol was the last of the family to leave TOWIE in 2017.
Carol’s mom, Pat’s nanny, was also a very beloved character on the series before she sadly passed away in 2015 after a short illness.
At the time, sources close to Carol reported that she felt uneasy after the departure of Lydia and Debbie Bright.
A TV source said, “Carol has decided to end her time with the show.
“Ever since Debbie and Jess left, she didn’t feel like she had a permanent spot on Toey as she filmed a lot of her scenes with them.
“The show has a lot more of an open door policy, and he happily greets Carol when it’s storyline-appropriate.
“The bosses will never give up on a Wright episode or come back in the future.”
Carol joined Toey in 2011 in the second series, where Mark and then-girlfriend Lauren Goodger played a central role in the series’ main storyline.