By Tita Smith For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 01:18 BST, 12 September 2019 | Updated: 05:21 BST, 12 September 2019
Former Home and Away star Olivia Deeble has revealed she felt scrutinised for her weight when she first joined the show at the age of 13.
The 17-year-old actress told WHO Magazine that people would comment on her appearance as she was growing up in the spotlight.
'Because I was on TV from such a young age, people always commented on my weight because I fluctuated a lot,' she said.
The sad reality of being a child star: Home and Away's Olivia Deeble (pictured) has revealed how people were commenting on her weight when she was just 13
'Growing up in this industry, people always want you to be insecure because it makes them feel better about themselves,' she added.
Despite the pressure of being in the public eye, the former child star stays positive when it comes to her body image.
Olivia, who made her screen debut at just eight years old, explained: 'I'm quite curvy and