Frankie Essex, 32, is best known for starring in Bafta award winning show ‘The Only Way Is Essex’. She joined the series in Series 3 and Frankie made quite an impression on the public who know her as the thoughtful and very sweet older sister of Joey Essex. Having studied fashion and arts, Frankie then went on to work for a children’s charity before joining the cast of the show in late 2011.
In 2013 Frankie launched her own range of hair extensions; Frankie Essex Hair – a clip in hair extension range with super quality synthetic hair which is resistant to heat. Frankie’s hair range was picked up and featured exclusively with The Store, a TV shopping experience headed by shopping giants JML and broadcaster ITV.
Early 2014 saw Frankie quit TOWIE to concentrate full time on Frankie Essex Hair and other commitments. In 2014 Frankie was chosen as the face of diet brand Exante, promoting and showcasing their range of weightloss products. She also brought out her own range of dresses and establish a long term relationship with supplement brand Forza. 2015 saw Frankie return to TOWIE after it’s move over to ITVBe. In 2018 Frankie took part in her own 1 hour show on Channel 5 entitled Diet Secrets and How to Lose Weight.