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Gemma Collins cuts slimmer figure in swimsuit with Love Island star Nathalia Campos as Britain bakes

Gemma Collins cuts a slimmer figure as she frolics with Love Island star Nathalia Campos while Britain bakes in scorching 33C heatwave

Gemma Collins cut a noticeably slimmer figure as she stepped out in a swimsuit the heatwave with Love Island pal Nathalia Campos.

The former TOWIE star, 41, posed in a leopard-print one-piece suit alongside the bombshell.

Gemma lauded praise on her reality TV pal, telling Instagram followers: ‘This girl is a supermodel. I’m still working on me being a supermodel but I’m not doing bad.’

Gemma and Nathalia

Hot: Gemma Collins, 41, and Nathalia Campos basked in Britain’s heatwave in the former’s Brentwood mansion

She posed for the video on Nathalia’s social media feed as Britain baked in 33C heat on Saturday. 

The star’s mother Joan was also present and could be seen saying: ‘Fresh out the Love Island house she is at the GC mansion getting showbiz advice from mother.

Gemma responded: ‘What are the key things you’re telling her, mum?’

Stars: Gemma cut a slimmer figure in a skimpy leopard-print one-piece swimsuit yesterday

Stars: Gemma cut a slimmer figure in a skimpy leopard-print one-piece swimsuit yesterday

Joan replied: ‘To be very confident, to walk with her head high and her shoulders back.’

Gemma added: ‘And just be true to yourself honey – and take them big pay cheques.’

Gemma’s reference to pay cheques comes days after it emerged she has become a millionaire.

After her Brentwood, Essex boutique went bust owing £76,000 to creditors including nearly £65,000 to the HMRC, Gemma was forced to hand over her finances to dad Alan in 2020.

Bank balance boost: Gemma became a millionaire during lockdown, despite her Brentwood boutique going bust

Bank balance boost: Gemma became a millionaire during lockdown, despite her Brentwood boutique going bust 

But despite the setback, the former TOWIE star, 41, made a massive £760,000 during the pandemic, according to company records obtained by The Sun.  

The GC, who shot to fame in 2011 on the reality show, hit the million mark for the first time in her career thanks to an additional £230,000 worth of assets.

In her decade-long career Gemma has appeared on several hit shows including Dancing On Ice, I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here and Celebrity Big Brother. 

In the money: The former TOWIE star, 41, made a massive £760,000 during the pandemic, according to company records obtained by The Sun

In the money: The former TOWIE star, 41, made a massive £760,000 during the pandemic, according to company records obtained by The Sun

She has also starred on her own show, Gemma Collins: Diva as well as running her own clothing line.

Previously, Gemma revealed that her dad Alan, who is a shipping boss, is the one in charge of her finances. 

She said: ‘My dad controls all my money. Seriously, I have to ask him if I want to upgrade my car.’

Family: Gemma revealed that her dad Alan, who is a shipping boss, is the one in charge of her finances, she said: 'My dad controls all my money'=

Family: Gemma revealed that her dad Alan, who is a shipping boss, is the one in charge of her finances, she said: ‘My dad controls all my money’=

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