As the live shows got underway at the weekend with Sharon Osbourne firmly ensconced in the N-Dubz singer's old seat, Tulisa's been snapped making the most of her unemployed status in Dubai.
Tulisa hits the beach in Dubai
Showing off her beach body, the sex tape star - who was axed from the ITV talent show earlier this year - posed for a series of paparazzi shots in a sequinned bikini.
Life is a beach for Tulisa... but for how long?
Tulisa will also no doubt be trying to take her mind off her impending court date.
She is due to face allegations of supplying class A drugs later this month, after she was caught out in a tabloid sting earlier this year.