Jocelyne Wildenstein is one of the most fascinating characters on the planet! Known as the “cat woman”, she celebrated her 81st birthday on August 5. The opportunity for us to come back to the facts that marked her life, but above all to take stock of what has become of this woman who has hit the headlines several times.
Jocelyne Périsset was born in 1940 in Swiss. Originally from Lausanne, she made the decision to leave her hometown to settle in Paris when she met her companion Cyrille Piguet. There, she crosses paths with Alec Wildenstein, art dealer and French billionaire. They say “yes” to each other in Las Vegas in 1978. Alongside her husband, Jocelyne Wildenstein leads a social life and spends lavishly. Anxious to always please him, she does not hesitate to go through the “cosmetic surgery” box.
The cat woman, addicted to cosmetic surgery
It is said that Alec Wildenstein is passionate about felines. This then explains why Jocelyne undergoes multiple cosmetic surgery operations to get as close as possible to the appearance of a cat. She almost redid her entire face touching her forehead, cheekbones, nose, lips and even her chin. Jocelyne Wildenstein, now better known as the “cat woman”, is unrecognizable compared to the woman she was before.
It is also because of this change in physique that her husband Alec Wildenstein would have asked for the divorce. A separation that marked history since it is one of the most expensive divorces. Following this procedure, Jocelyne Wildenstein obtains a mansion in New York, a castle in France, a ranch in Kenya, but also an annual pension of 2.4 million dollars. With such a heritage, the cat woman continues to lead the high life.
Jocelyne Wildenstein, the cat woman in 2022
Today, Jocelyne Wildenstein lives in New York with her boyfriend, fashion designer Lloyd Klein, whom she has been dating since 2008. The two lovebirds live the perfect love according to the different photos shared by the cat woman through her social networks. Present in particular on Instagram, Jocelyne Wildenstein shares her daily life on a rather regular basis with her community of almost 210,000 people.
We can say that Jocelyne Wildenstein is a star of social networks. 81 years old, the cat woman still looks so young. And although addicted to cosmetic surgery, she seems to have eased off the procedures. According to her various Instagram posts, the face of the New Yorker would take on a more human than feline appearance.