Michelle Bridges looks almost 'unrecognisable' in new snap: 'Stunning'

Michelle Bridges surprised fans on Sunday when she shared a snap of herself looking almost unrecognisable, with fans saying how much they loved the more natural look.

Fresh from the beach, the 51-year-old star shared a makeup-free selfie with her hair naturally curly from the saltwater.

Michelle Bridges with curly hair
Michelle Bridges surprised fans with a new look on her Instagram, with some saying they 'barely recognised' her. Photo: Instagram/Michelle Bridges

"Beach hair. Don't care," she wrote, with many fans complimenting the look.

"You're stunning," one user wrote, while another added, "Hardly recognised you, Mish."

"That doesn’t even look like you," a third wrote.


"That's your real hair and your look au naturale? You look gorgeous. I wish I looked that good after the beach!!" someone else wrote.

"One of your most beautiful pics Michelle," another added. "Truly... naturally lovely!"

Michelle Bridges with her hair up
Michelle's usual look involves her hair in a ponytail and some simple makeup. Photo: Instagram/Michelle Bridges

Michelle's Celebrity Apprentice co-star Anthony Callea added, "Bloody hell that lighting is good 😉 Oh you look nice too."

"Ha! You know that I’M THE LIGHTING honey," she responded.

Dancer Joshua Keefe wrote, "Gorgeous as always," while Miguel Maestre simply commented with two heart-eye emojis.

Michelle recently moved from Sydney to the NSW Southern Highlands to raise her son Axel, six, who she shares with Steve 'Commando' Willis.

Michelle Bridges and son Axel
Michelle has previously said that her son Axel 'is the only man in my life'. Photo: Instagram/Michelle Bridges

Last year, Michelle took to Instagram to speak about being single, writing, "I kept getting asked.. so here I am... Happy and single."

She continued, "My friends will kill me but truth is, I am my own woman, I run the show, I let it go only for Axel. I will not go on a date just because...

"To be a women who has the ability to be her own person, her own woman and who finally does not have to bow down...Ladies. This is life."

She has previously told Woman's Day that Axel "is the only man in my life".

"Without question. I love him to pieces. I'm more than content."

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