Helen Flanagan Admits Embarrassment Over Racy Photo Past

'I want to give a different image.'

Helen Flanagan has admitted she is embarrassed about her racy past, having seen her old self in a new light since becoming a mother.

The former ‘Coronation Street’ actress was once well known for sharing provocative images on her social media accounts following her profile-raising stint on ‘I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!’ in 2012.

However, she has now told Fabulous magazine that having her daughter Matilda has changed her outlook.

<strong>Helen Flanagan</strong>
Helen Flanagan
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And while you won’t see Helen posing up a storm on Instagram any time soon, she did admit that she doesn’t regret going topless for one photoshoot.

<strong>Helen is now mother to one-year-old Matilda</strong>
Helen is now mother to one-year-old Matilda

Helen recently addressed reports she could return to ‘Coronation Street’, following the announcement the ITV soap will air six episodes a week from 2017.

Speaking on ‘Loose Women’ last week, she said: “I would love to go back but just for a few episodes.

“I wouldn’t want to do anything permanent because I would miss Matilda too much but it is good to do something for yourself. It’s nice to have a bit of balance.”

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Helen Flanagan

Helen Flanagan