Lauren Bushnell thought she and Ben Higgins can be collectively ceaselessly when he selected her and proposed on the finish of his season of The Bachelor.
They even had their very own actuality present after The Bachelor known as Ben & Lauren: Fortunately Ever After? Nevertheless, it solely lasted one season, as Lauren by no means actually might recover from the truth that Ben additionally advised his runner-up, JoJo Fletcher, he beloved her, too.
Ben’s season of The Bachelor premiered on January 4, 2016, and Ben and Lauren lastly known as it quits in Could of 2017.
Now Lauren is talking out on what happened between the two and the way she hit all-time low after the breakup.
What occurred with Lauren Bushnell after her breakup with Ben Higgins?
Not too long ago, Lauren Bushnell did an interview with Page Six when she advised them, “I used to be actually in a low place. I used to be sort of at that all-time low place,” following her and Ben’s breakup.
Lauren went on to say, “I wanted to get there, although, to be able to replicate and determine who I used to be and what I wished. I believe I wanted to only be alone, refocus on myself and rebuild who I used to be with out a digicam in my face.”
The duo mainly went straight from filming The Bachelor to filming their very own actuality tv present, so the cameras had been always of their faces, filming their each transfer and step in life.
Lauren additionally mentioned the way it most likely wasn’t in her finest pursuits and well-being to go straight to Fortunately Ever After since she was nonetheless making an attempt to course of what had simply occurred on The Bachelor.
She additionally declared that she was having doubts about her and Ben’s relationship as nicely however was extra nervous concerning the immediate fame she appeared to realize within the public eye after successful the present and Ben’s coronary heart.
Lauren claimed when speaking to Web page Six, “I don’t essentially like all eyes on me. There was lots of criticism concerned. The muse was rocky already, and never simply the connection however my very own psychological well being.”
Lauren revealed why she doesn’t suppose the connection labored
She then revealed that the fixed strain and cameras performed an enormous half in her and Ben’s break up, however she said she additionally believes that the 2 weren’t fully proper for one another to start with.
Lauren mentioned, “I believe [we didn’t work] for 2 causes. I believe we shared lots of the identical core values, however personality-wise, I don’t suppose we had been tremendous appropriate. I don’t even suppose it had something to do with the present or the highlight or something like that.”
She then said, “Additionally, I used to be younger. I believe I wanted to do lots of reflecting on myself, and I had lots of rising to do.”
Wanting again, it’s apparent that the 2 made the precise resolution in breaking apart, as they each appear extraordinarily glad of their present marriages. Lauren is now married to Chris Lane, and the 2 have a baby, Dutton, collectively, whereas Ben just recently got married to Jessica Clarke.
The Bachelorette premieres Monday, July 11th, on ABC.