SHE is the inspirational survivor of a brutal acid attack that left her scarred for life and blind in one eye. Katie Piper gave birth at the end of 2017 and made it to the fourth week of Strictly Come Dancing 2018. Here is all you need to know about her tale of overcoming adversity. Who is Katie Piper? Katie was born in October 1983 to parents David and Diane and lived in Andover, Hampshire, where she trained as a beautician after leaving school. Shortly afterwards, she began modelling, taking part in various shoots for national newspapers and was runner-up of the 2006 Miss Winchester beauty pageant. Eventually, she moved to London and also got work as a presenter on several digital TV programmes. However, in March 2008, she fell victim to an acid attack, with the sulphuric acid leaving her face severely burned. But she hasn't let the attack define her, and has since gone on to become a published author and a TV presenter. How was Katie Piper attacked? In February 2008, Katie … [Read more...] about What happened to Katie Piper, who is the ex Strictly contestant’s husband and how did she survive an acid attack?
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Katie Piper could not be in better shape as she shimmies towards the Strictly Come Dancing ballroom and hopefully the Glitterball trophy too. Last week, the TV presenter was officially announced as the first star in the show’s 2018 celebrity line-up. News which comes as she celebrates shedding an astonishing two stone in just six months after adopting a new healthy eating and fitness plan following the birth of her second daughter. Three months after Penelope, known as ‘Pea’, was born in December, Katie, also mum to daughter Belle, four, decided to lose her baby weight and boost her feel-good endorphins by focusing on her physical and mental health. Now, having reclaimed her size 8-10 dress size, the 5ft 2ins TV presenter says the mental health benefits of eating well and training two to three times a week has allowed her to juggle motherhood with less anxiety and more confidence, too. Also, using mindfulness techniques which she has practised to conquer … [Read more...] about Mum-of-two Katie Piper shares diet tips which got her in shape for Strictly
KATIE Piper was one of the leading ladies announced for the Strictly Come Dancing lineup. By Carly Beech / Published 19th August 2018 While the 34-year-old has shared her excitement to be joining the Strictly lineup this year, it's also proven to be a struggle for the former model to keep up with the routines.After becoming the victim of an acid attack ten years ago, Katie has kick-started a career in proving that things get better and improving confidence.The babe has struggled in certain areas because of her acid attack but she has come back fighting and is dedicated to prove herself with the new series of Strictly.Katie admitted that her injuries are likely to cause her to struggle, but it didn't stop her from signing up to the show. Related Articles Pussycat Dolls babe newest star to join the Strictly line-up Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Seann Walsh and Kate Silverton CONFIRMED for line-up Katie Piper's acid attacker could be freed in just WEEKS after serving 9 … [Read more...] about Katie Piper’s acid attack makes training for Strictly ‘a bit harder’
She struggles with her breathing, has restricted vision in her left eye, and the tug of scar tissue denies her the full movement of her head. But what really worries Katie Piper as she prepares for Strictly Come Dancing is that she has no sense of rhythm. “I can’t even clap in time,” she laughs. Typically, the former model, who has been on a 10-year mission to show happiness runs deeper than scars, does not plan to let that hold her back. “I remember when my challenge was to walk without a walking frame,” says Katie, who was left with life-changing injuries in a vicious acid attack at 24. “The respiratory problem makes training a bit harder. I tried to practise some steps and can’t really move my head back because of a band of scar tissue that starts at the top of my head. “Everyone will be like, ‘Why’s she pulling that funny face?’ and I’ll be like, ‘No, that’s my face!’” For the author of … [Read more...] about Strictly’s Katie Piper reveals how health problems will make show tough for her
Katie Piper might not seem like someone you’d think needs to lose weight, but after having her second daughter Penelope just before Christmas, she felt like she needed to change something to get back to feeling her best. By Jennifer Kyte / Published 1st July 2018 Dan Kennedy MUM: Katie has two daughters, Belle and Penelope Alongside her friend TerriAnn Nunns, the two decided to work on a new plan that is designed for mums looking to lose weight, strengthen their mental health, exercise and feel great after having a baby – and it’s changed Katie’s life for the better.The star, who was a victim of an acid attack at the hands of her ex-boyfriend back in 2008, wanted to find a new lifestyle that would give her the energy to look after two children while working on her various projects which range from running charities to launching fashion lines.We caught up with Katie, 34, who’s also mum to Belle, four, and is married to carpenter Richard Sutton, … [Read more...] about Mum-of-two Katie Piper on losing two stone with her new lifestyle plan