Ben Higgins is Dating a New Girlfriend After Lauren Bushnell Split

Updated On 18 Jan, 2019 Published On

A New Couple Alert! Ben Higgins is dating a new girlfriend following his split with his ex-fiancée, Lauren Bushnell.

The Bachelor alum, 29, and his fellow star Ashley Iaconetti had Colton Underwood as a guest on an episode of Ben and Ashley I Almost Famous podcast on Monday, January 14, where Ben revealed about being in a relationship.

He said on the podcast, "I was just telling someone the other day … I’ve started dating again", adding, "This is big news, right? I am dating."

When Colton, 26, asked if Ben uses dating apps, but he admitted that it's not necessary right now because he is "actually dating one person" and is "excited about it".

The former Bachelor didn’t give much details about his new partner but gushed about the mystery woman, saying, "She’s, like, the best, purest person I know".

The actor then opened up that he and his new girlfriend are currently in a long-distance relationship.

As previously reported, the business analyst ended his engagement to Lauren, 28, in May 2017. Two months later, the actress went on to date Devin Antin but they parted ways in August 2018.

Three months later in November, sources confirmed that Lauren began dating country singer Chris Lane.

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