Elyse Knowles admits BF made her shave underarms and legs

She's the glamorous model who is the first celebrity contestant on The Block. 

And on the show on Tuesday, Elyse Knowles admitted that although she didn't care what how she looked on the work site, her tradesman boyfriend Josh Barker, 28, urged her not to let herself go. 

The 24-year-old blonde said he made her shave her legs and underarms, as she hadn't in a while.

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'Josh said I had to do something about that!' Elyse Knowles admits her boyfriend made her shave her underarms and legs as they rough it out on The Block

'Josh said I had to do something about that!' Elyse Knowles admits her boyfriend made her shave her underarms and legs as they rough it out on The Block

Talking about The Block's portaloos which contestants use, she said: 'First week was freeing cold (in the portaloos) and now they're hot, and it's the first time I actually shaved under my arms and my legs.'

'So I feel amazing,' Elyse said. 

'Josh said I had to do something about that,' she added with a laugh. 

Going strong: The pair have been dating for four years and have renovated their own home together

Going strong: The pair have been dating for four years and have renovated their own home together

She said she brushed off the criticism and told him she simply doesn't care what she looks like on the show. 

'I said "mate, we are camping. I don't care what I look like."

Speaking to camera, Elyse added: 'I haven't even got a bra on right now, that's why I'm doing this,' she said, as she crossed her arms and pulled her

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