The Changing Face of Simon Cowell – Pop Idol to Britain’s Got Talent and the fear of botox
Reality TV mogul Simon Cowell admits he “may have gone too far” with botox as we look back at his changing face from the early days of Pop Idol to the show series. Britain’s Got Talent latest show
Simon Cowell has been honest about how he’s used a bit of botox over the years, but admits he may have gone too far when Britain’s Got Talent’s latest series aired.
The British TV and music producer returned to our screens in April as the audition for the ITV reality show aired and loyal fans were quick to point out some of the changes. noticeable on his face.
Taking to Twitter, one fan wrote: “Simon Cowell looks different but I can’t put my finger on it, has he done some work?! #BGT, “while a second is added:” Oh Simon… what’s going on? Doesn’t even look like him anymore! #BGT. “
Cowell has previously admitted that he “may have gone a little too far” with his cosmetic tweaks and joked even his son Eric poked fun at him.
Since then, he has relaxed the procedure, preferring to rely on a healthy diet and increasing his water intake.
The 62-year-old has been a hit since first becoming a household name twenty years ago on the hugely popular Pop Idol show.
Simon, then 41, was best known for his high-waisted pants and slouchy tops as he sat on the jury for the singing talent show that launched the careers of Will Young and Gareth Gates.
Cowell has never admitted to going under the knife but has said since 2008 that the use of Botox is as common as brushing in the celebrity industry.
“To me, Botox is no more unusual than toothpaste,” he told Glamor. It works, you do it once a year – who cares? ”
In 2019, Simon admitted to having “the facelift of the 21st century” and “drinking too much Botox” before his 60th birthday, saying they made him look like ‘something out of a horror movie’. weird’.
More recently, he revealed that he treated himself with a sheep placenta face mask, which he describes as “quite outstanding”.
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Over the years, some of Simon’s co-stars mocked his beauty routine.
David Walliams teased his boss during a round of Britain’s Got Talent in 2013.
Turning to Simon during an audition, he asked, “How old are you? You’ve got a lot of work to do.”
While former X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne said: “His face is so full of fillers and Botox it’s like it’s not moving. At least I’m holding on.”
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Speaking of his regrets about deciding to have his facial fillers injected, he said: “Hopefully I look better now – I probably drank too much Botox a few years ago, because of people all over the world. TVs all have it. I have facials now, but nothing too luxurious at the moment.
“I had a girl come in here and have a great facial massage – it was so relaxing,” he explains.
Britain’s Got Talent’s audition stages were filmed in January and February 2022.
Since then, Simon has been seen alongside Modern Family actress Sofía Vergara at the Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Awards.
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I said Sun: “There was a period where I might have gone a little too far. I saw a picture of me from ‘before’ the day before and didn’t realize it was me at first.
“Eric (his son) was hysterical. That’s enough. There’s not a bit of filler on my face now. Zero.”
Britain’s Got Talent continues at 8pm tonight on ITV channel.
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