Charlotte Hawkins left embarrassed after fixing make-up while live on air - watch!

The former Strictly star apologised for the funny mishap 

Charlotte Hawkins was left red-faced after being caught fixing her make-up on Good Morning Britain - while having no idea that she was on air!

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The TV personality could be seen making the accidental gaffe following an ad break, and was quick to laugh at the unfortunate slip up. Watch the hilarious video here... 

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WATCH: Charlotte apologises after fixing her make-up on air

Apologising for the error, she said: "So sorry. No, I didn't realise we were on air... Anyway, I was just doing my own make-up because obviously we don't have make-up people in the studio... So I was just doing a quick top-up when I thought no one was looking. Turns out, the whole nation's watching!" 

Charlotte shared a snap of herself with the GMB team

Charlotte was clearly unperturbed by the incident, and later shared a snap of herself in the studio with her fellow presenters. She wrote: "This morning’s @gmb team! @benshephardofficial @seanfletchertv & @lauratobinweather auditioning for next year’s @bbcstrictly at the back!"

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She was also delighted to welcome Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid back to the studio after their long summer holiday earlier this week, and shared a snap of them altogether, writing: "So it’s the start of a new term & we’re all back in the @GMB studio! @piersmorgan @susannareid100 @tvsrichardarnold @lauratobinweather @drhilaryjones."