Heather Locklear, the beloved actress who captured hearts in the 1990s with her role in Melrose Place, has undergone a remarkable transformation. Recently spotted alongside her fiancé, Chris Heisser, Locklear looked different, and many people couldn’t recognize her at first glance.

The pair enjoyed a leisurely day at the Whizin Market Square in Agoura Hills, California, exploring antique shops and indulging in a bit of antiquing. Locklear and Heisser, who were high school sweethearts, seemed genuinely happy in each other’s company as they wandered through the mall.

This place holds a special meaning for Locklear, as it is close to her expansive 8,000-square-foot residence in Westlake Village. Despite facing challenges in the past, such as struggles with substance abuse and seeking help in a rehabilitation program in 2018, Locklear now radiates a sense of contentment and joy.

Even without makeup and her engagement ring, Locklear and Heisser’s affection for each other was evident to onlookers. They seemed like a seasoned married couple, comfortable and at ease in each other’s presence. Both opted for black attire, with Locklear wearing a stylish Lauren Moshi “biting lip” skull logo T-shirt and Heisser sporting a classic black polo shirt.

As they explored the antique shops, Locklear led the way while Heisser followed closely behind. Locklear’s delightful laughter filled the stores as they discovered various hidden gems, and she even left one shop with a small bag in hand.

It’s worth noting that Locklear has been seen without her engagement ring on previous outings as well. During a shopping trip in March, she was also ring-free. Her journey is a testament to personal growth and finding happiness, even in the face of challenges. Locklear’s strong bond with Heisser and her genuine joy in life’s simple pleasures remind us of the beauty of embracing the present moment.

Heather Locklear’s transformation over the years is a story of resilience, perseverance, and finding contentment. From being a heartthrob in the ’90s to her current state of happiness, Locklear serves as an inspiration for anyone facing difficulties in life.