Amanda Holden struggles with crippling anxiety despite almighty career

As the country's highest paid radio DJ and a staple of British telly, Amanda Holden's had a massively successful career.

Despite her success, the Britain's Got Talent judge faces a battle with severe anxiety each day.

The 48 year-old revealed to The Sun : "I wake up every morning with something I call 'exam tummy.'

"Everyone else calls it anxiety. I'm not going to get on the bandwagon of mental health, as important as it is, but I've always had that.

"You just talk yourself down. You tell yourself you've got nothing to worry about and go out and face the world. "

Amanda added that appearance is integral to how she combats the anxiety.

She continued: "I will always wear my eyelashes. I will always be well presented. That's my armour. I've been like that since I was 13 and allowed to wear make-up.

"I'm riddled with insecurities but I'm from a different era., so I just get on with it."

When told she looked confident, Amanda replied: "You just make it work. T*ts and teeth! If I had that in Latin, I'd put it across my door as my motto.



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