Katie Piper's 'difficult' moment amid eye surgery in lockdown 'It's quite a big ...

Katie Piper has spoken candidly about the moments she faced during lockdown. The former Strictly Come Dancing contestant admitted she faced feelings of "uncertainty".

The 36-year-old underwent reconstructive eye surgery last month explaining that she had scar tissue from her left eyelid and skin taken from the inside of her upper arm to build a new lid.

Following an horrific attack in 2008, Katie was left blind in one eye and has endured many operations.

The presenter revealed that running has saved her from "moments of anxiety and depression" during lockdown.

Speaking about the surgery to her eye, Katie explained: “It’s been difficult because it’s not cosmetic where it just heals and it looks nice; it’s more functional and reconstructive.

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Katie Piper's 'difficult' moment amid eye surgery in lockdownKatie Piper's 'difficult' moment amid eye surgery in lockdown (Image: GETTY)

Katie Piper opened up about eye surgery she underwent during lockdownKatie Piper opened up about eye surgery she underwent during lockdown (Image: INSTAGRAM KATIE PIPER)

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“It hasn’t gone wrong and it hasn’t been infected but it’s quite a big thing to have a graft on your face."

She continued: "It’s not too bad, all my stitches are gone, I am able to read and go running."

The mum-of-two continued to The Sun, that one of the positives of lockdown has been the benefits of running.

Katie said: “When lockdown first happened, I was looking for structure and routine.

Katie Piper is now a presenter on BBC's Songs of PraiseKatie Piper is now a presenter on BBC's Songs of Praise (Image: BBC)

Katie Piper pictured with her husband Richard James SuttonKatie Piper pictured with her husband Richard James Sutton (Image: GETTY)

"And like everybody, I sometimes felt anxious and

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