The former Atomic Kitten says her estranged husband is partly to blame


is hoping her upcoming stint on ITV’s Dancing On Ice will help boost her low self-esteem. The mum of four is still fragile after her split from second husband Mark Croft.

‘I feel like I’m damaged goods. It’s going to take time for me to build myself back up,’ she admits.

‘For years I had no pride in the way I looked. Mark would say he
preferred me in trackies and no make-up, so that’s how I’d dress.

was all about controlling me so he was the one I relied on.’

The former Atomic Kitten singer, 30, left Mark in May last year and moved 200 miles away from her repossessed home in Wilmslow, Cheshire to escape the bad influences in her life.

‘I didn’t know anyone and I was so far away from my comfort zone,’ Kerry tells Fabulous.

‘But since the end of the summer I’ve been feeling more content.’

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