Tulisa Contostavlos has penned an emotional open letter to Jesy Nelson after the Little Mix star opened up about her suicide try.
Jesy, 28, revealed she’d tried to take her personal life in 2013 after being overwhelmed with vile taunts from on-line trolls about her appears to be like every day.
In response, Tulisa – who was Little Mix’s mentor on The X Factor in 2011 – tweeted a supportive message praising her for ‘rising above the dark times’.
She went on: ‘Knowing you were going through all of this in silence breaks my heart but to see the person you have become, rise above the dark times and now be in a place to help others shows the world just how strong you have always been.’
Tulisa, who has a secret group chat with Little Mix, signed off: ‘I love you Jesy.’
Jesy revealed final week that she couldn’t ‘tolerate’ the ache of being relentlessly trolled, with one notably merciless tweet by skilled bully Katie Hopkins leaving her ‘severely depressed’.
‘I felt that I physically couldn’t tolerate the ache any extra,’ she informed The Guardian.
She informed her household, her administration and her bandmates about what occurred, however ‘once it was spoken about, it wasn’t ever spoken about once more.’
She added that she would typically ‘starve’ herself earlier than occasions and photoshoots, hoping to see constructive feedback, earlier than ‘binge-eating and hating herself’.
Jesy has acquired an abundance of reward since opening up about her psychological well being struggles, with boyfriend Chris Hughes hailing the chart-topper as a ‘role model’.
Jesy Nelson’s Odd One Out is out there on BBC iPlayer.
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