Gabby Windey Claims She Couldn’t Dye Her Hair on ‘The Bachelorette’

Gabby Windey says she wasn’t free to have “no matter sort of hair” she wished whereas filming season 19 of The Bachelorette

The 32-year-old TV persona appeared on the Wednesday, August 30, episode of Bethenny Frankel’s “Simply B With Bethenny Frankel” podcast and obtained actual in regards to the alleged hair guidelines she was pressured to abide by on the truth courting collection. 

“They wouldn’t let me dye my hair whereas we had been filming,” Windey — who rocked chocolate-colored tresses through the present — informed Frankel, 52. 

Windey revealed that proper earlier than manufacturing started, she obtained highlights — and producers weren’t blissful. “They despatched in a workforce on the final second to take my hair again darkish,” she recalled.

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 She continued, “I used to be crying on the cellphone, screaming at a producer, telling them, like, ‘I ought to have free will!’” 

When Frankel joked that Windey desires to “determine as a multicolored hair individual,” Windey responded, “Sure. I would like the room to have no matter sort of hair I would like. I’ll all the time change it.” 

Earlier within the episode, Windey informed Frankel that followers “get actually connected to what you appear to be” whereas following together with their favourite actuality stars — a lot in order that her latest blonde hair transformation has stirred controversy. 

“Why do individuals speak about it?” Frankel requested Windey, who responded, “I believe a bit bit is as a result of it was after I moved to L.A., so that they had been like, ‘Don’t be a fundamental L.A. bitch.’” 

Windey continued, “To begin with, I’m what I’m. I’m as fundamental as they arrive. It’s not L.A. It’s deep in my soul.” 

Regardless of the backlash, Windey is loving life with lighter locks. “I’m newly blonde. Effectively, I used to be a blonde earlier than Bachelor, however in quarantine, I wished to strive one thing completely different [and went darker],” she mentioned. “So, now that I’m going again blonde, it’s like an argument … however that is my pure state.”

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Along with rocking the brand new ‘do, Windey is in a brand new relationship. 

Earlier this month, Windey revealed through Instagram that she’s been courting a lady. After showing on Clayton Echard‘s season of The Bachelor, Windey was the co-lead for season 19 of The Bachelorette and was briefly engaged to Erich Schwer. The previous couple referred to as it quits in November 2022, lower than two months after Schwer’s proposal aired on the Bachelorette season finale.

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Her last rose — for a bit. Gabby Windey obtained engaged to Erich Schwer on season 19 of The Bachelorette, however like most relationships in Bachelor Nation, their journey was stuffed with ups and downs. After creating a powerful connection on display screen, Schwer started to query whether or not he was able to suggest after studying Windey had […]

Windey gushed over her girlfriend, author and comic Robby Hoffman, noting she’s had “the most effective expertise” since they began courting.

“[I’m] in a relationship like I’ve by no means had earlier than,” Windey informed her followers on August 2. “However I wished to inform you guys as a result of I all the time simply need to reside my life actually and have you ever all together with me.”