Lauren Bushnell thought she and Ben Higgins could be collectively perpetually 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 may recover from the truth that Ben additionally advised his runner-up, JoJo Fletcher, he liked 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?
Lately, 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 type of at that all-time low place,” following her and Ben’s breakup.
Lauren went on to say, “I wanted to get there, although, in an effort to replicate and work out who I used to be and what I needed. I feel I wanted to only be alone, refocus on myself and rebuild who I used to be and not using a digital camera in my face.”
The duo principally went straight from filming The Bachelor to filming their very own actuality tv present, so the cameras had been continually of their faces, filming their each transfer and step in life.
Lauren additionally mentioned the way it most likely wasn’t in her greatest pursuits and well-being to go straight to Fortunately Ever After since she was nonetheless attempting 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 in regards to the instantaneous fame she appeared to achieve within the public eye after profitable 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 numerous criticism concerned. The inspiration 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 cut up, however she said she additionally believes that the 2 weren’t fully proper for one another to start with.
Lauren mentioned, “I feel [we didn’t work] for 2 causes. I feel we shared numerous the identical core values, however personality-wise, I don’t suppose we had been tremendous suitable. 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 feel I wanted to do numerous reflecting on myself, and I had numerous rising to do.”
Wanting again, it’s apparent that the 2 made the proper determination in breaking apart, as they each appear extraordinarily comfortable 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.