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Shirley Ballas bundles up in a fur-trimmed black cape as she arrives at It Takes Two studio

She recently revealed that she previously had the fat drained out of her arms and legs in a bid to boost her self-confidence. 

And Shirley Ballas looked the pictures of happiness as she arrived at the It Takes Two studios in London on Friday.

The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 61, wrapped up against the cool weather in a black faux fur-trimmed cape jacket, which she teamed with black skinny jeans and ankle boots.

Good mood: Shirley Ballas looked the pictures of happiness as she arrived at the It Takes Two studios in London on Friday

Shirley clearly had plans to wow with her appearance on the spin-off show as she was also seen carrying a glamorous red and black outfit as she headed inside.

The dance expert also clutched on to a red shopper bag during the outing, while her brunette tresses were styled into sleek, bouncy curls.

Shirley could hardly keep the smile off her face as she left her car and made her way into the building.

Elsewhere, AJ Ododu cut a casual figure as she too prepared to sit on the It Takes Two sofa. 

Style: The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 61, wrapped up against the cool weather in a black faux fur-trimmed cape jacket, which she teamed with black skinny jeans and ankle boots

Style: The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 61, wrapped up against the cool weather in a black faux fur-trimmed cape jacket, which she teamed with black skinny jeans and ankle boots

The TV presenter, 33, went make-up free for the outing, adding a touch of glam with a curly black wig.

Braving the cool weather, AJ showed off her toned legs in white patterned shorts and a matching hoodie, with the beauty adding a longline khaki coat to her look.

AJ rounded things off with black and white trainers, thick black socks and a camouflage print handbag slung over her shoulder.

The smiling TV personality also wheeled a long a pale blue suitcase as she headed inside the studio. 

Dress up time: And Shirley clearly had plans to wow with her appearance on the spin-off show as she was also seen carrying a glamorous red and black outfit as she headed inside

Dress up time: And Shirley clearly had plans to wow with her appearance on the spin-off show as she was also seen carrying a glamorous red and black outfit as she headed inside

It comes after Shirley revealed the lengths she went to in the past to boost her self-confidence including having fat drained from her arms and legs and a boob job.

The Queen of Latin spoke candidly with Prima about trying ‘all sorts’ such as having a breast enlargement to try and save her marriage, before realising that she was ‘doing it for the wrong reasons’. 

The candid interview also revealed her blossoming romance with younger lover Danny Taylor, 49, ‘changed her life’. 

Look who it is: Elsewhere, AJ Ododu cut a casual figure as she too prepared to sit on the It Takes Two sofa

Look who it is: Elsewhere, AJ Ododu cut a casual figure as she too prepared to sit on the It Takes Two sofa

Beauty: The TV presenter, 33, went make-up free for the outing, adding a touch of glam with a curly black wig

Happy days: AJ looked as pleased as punched as she readied herself for her latest TV appearance

Beauty: The TV presenter, 33, went make-up free for the outing, adding a touch of glam with a curly black wig

There she goes: The stunner showed off her natural beauty ahead of getting glammed up for the show

There she goes: The stunner showed off her natural beauty ahead of getting glammed up for the show

She told the publication about her confidence issues: ‘I have struggled with my self-esteem all my life. I’ve done all sorts to try to make myself feel more confident.

‘I had my teeth straightened and fat drained out of my arms and legs; I thought doing my boobs would make my husband at the time like me more, but I was doing it for the wrong reasons.’

She added: ‘You have to love yourself first. That’s my message to every woman’.

Casual look: Braving the cool weather, AJ showed off her toned legs in white patterned shorts and a matching hoodie, with the beauty adding a longline khaki coat to her look

Casual look: Braving the cool weather, AJ showed off her toned legs in white patterned shorts and a matching hoodie, with the beauty adding a longline khaki coat to her look

Chilled: AJ rounded things off with black and white trainers, thick black socks and a camouflage print handbag slung over her shoulder

Excited: The smiling TV personality also wheeled a long a pale blue suitcase as she headed inside the studio

Chilled: AJ rounded things off with black and white trainers, thick black socks and a camouflage print handbag slung over her shoulder

In the shots for the publication Shirley wowed in a series of flamboyant pink, red and gold dresses as she posed up a storm. 

In 2019 Shirley warned women to avoid boob jobs after she underwent a gruelling procedure to have her DD breast implants removed following a cancer scare.

The star endured a four-and-a-half-hour procedure to go back to her natural A cup. 

In an interview afterwards Shirley urged women to do their research before having the procedure and admitted that she thought her ex-husband, Corky, who she split from in 2007, would find her ‘more desirable’ if she had the DD implants. 

Honest: It comes after Shirley revealed the lengths she went to in the past to boost her self-confidence including having fat drained from her arms and legs and a boob job

Honest: It comes after Shirley revealed the lengths she went to in the past to boost her self-confidence including having fat drained from her arms and legs and a boob job

Insecure: The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 61, spoke candidly with Prima about trying 'all sorts' such as having a breast enlargement to try and save her marriage (pictured with her boob job before she had the implants removed in 2019)

Now: She is pictured last Saturday ahead of the Strictly live shows)

Insecure: The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 61, spoke candidly with Prima about trying ‘all sorts’ such as having a breast enlargement to try and save her marriage (pictured left with her boob job before she had the implants removed in 2019 and right last Saturday)

In her new interview with Prima Shirley also discussed her relationship with boyfriend Danny, who she met at pantomime rehearsals for Jack And The Beanstalk in 2018 in Darlington. 

She said: ‘My relationship with Danny has changed my life. He’s very different to anyone I’ve been with before. 

‘First of all, he’s 6ft 1in, he’s the tallest man I’ve ever dated, and I love his jet black hair. He’s also very kind and very caring – he’s always there for me. 

‘I hope he’ll propose one day, but he’s never married and I think he’s a bit nervous about it, so we’ll see. Come on, Danny!’

Happy: Elsewhere in the interview she also chatted about her blossoming romance with toyboy Danny Taylor, 61, 'changed her life', Strictly and her Christmas plans

Happy: Elsewhere in the interview she also chatted about her blossoming romance with toyboy Danny Taylor, 61, ‘changed her life’, Strictly and her Christmas plans

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