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Relationships aren't easy, and sometimes it takes a few tries before you get it right. For some couples, time apart helps them figure out whether they want to give the relationship another chance and try to make it work with their significant other. A lot of celebrity couples have called it quits--and some even managed to keep their split a secret--only to later figure out that they wanted to get back together and try to make their marriage or relationship work. 

Music stars Cardi B and Offset have gone through a public split only to discover that they still wanted to give their relationship another chance. The rappers announced their separation in December 2018, only to be spotted together again shortly after. It's hard to walk away from true love!

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There are different reasons why these couples have tried to go their separate ways, but in the end, love wins. Some pairs have dealt with infidelity and some simply wanted to settle down but the other wasn't ready just yet. The distance and time spent apart is what sometimes help people realize that person is the one they want to be with. 

It's normal for couples to break up and never look back, but some relationships are worth fighting for, and that's the case for so many of our favorite celebrity couples. Scroll through to take a look at some celeb couples who took some time apart only to get back together. 

William Levy and Elizabeth Gutiérrez have dealt with plenty of rumors. 1

Various split rumors have circulated about the ultra private couple. No matter what, they always show a united front and seem like a happy couple that adores their two stunning kids.


Jacqie Rivera called off her divorce. 2

Jacqie shocked everyone in August 2019 when she revealed that she had called off her divorce with ex Mike Campos. The couple shared a tearful YouTube video saying they had agreed to work on their marriage and are expecting another baby.


Chiquis Rivera and Lorenzo Méndez made it work. 3

It was unclear for a while if Chiquis and Lorenzo were still engaged. It was rumored that they had called off their engagement but they eventually went back to each other and made it work. They tied the knot in June 2019.

Cardi B took her man back. 4

Cardi B took her man back.

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The rapper faced some embarrassing moments after it was revealed that her husband had been unfaithful to her. They separated for some time and Offset went all out trying to win his lady back, and eventually, he did. 


Juanes got his wife back. 5

The singer and wife Karen Martínez split when she found out he had cheated on her with model Johanna Bahamón. Juanes begged for forgiveness, and the pair eventually got back together and now share three gorgeous kids.


Beyoncé and Jay-Z have gone through hell together. 6

The power couple dealt with infidelity in their marriage and it's been reported that Bey actually left her rapper husband following the affair. They eventually worked it out and remained married. They now have three kids together.


Alessandra Rosaldo and Eugenio Derbez secretly called it quits. 7

The actress put her foot down after years of wanting to get married. They privately split for a few months but Eugenio eventually proposed to her and they've been happy ever since.

Kobe and Vanessa Bryant have been through a lot. 8

The couple seems to have found their happy ending, but things weren't always bright in the Bryant household. The pair split twice, and in 2011 she filed for divorce. They reconciled and have since welcomed two more children together.


Even royal couples have their ups and downs. 9

Even royal couples have their ups and downs.

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Prince William and Kate Middleton spent some time apart in 2007 before their happily ever after. They eventually tied the knot and now are parents to three kids.

Chrissy Teigen didn't let a breakup happen. 10

Back when John Legend and Chrissy were dating, the singer tried to break up with his model girlfriend. He said he was stressed at the time felt he would be "happier single." Chrissy did not agree, and simply said, "No." Their breakup lasted a day, and now they are married with two gorgeous kids.


Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom couldn't stay away. 11

The couple dated a few times and split for more than a year. They then rekindled their romance. The actor wasn't going to let her slip away again, and in February 2019 he proposed to her with a gorgeous ruby ring.

Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake are still making it work. 12

The gorgeous couple seem so happy now, it's hard to believe that there was a time when their relationship almost didn't work. The couple broke up for some time but they then mended their relationship and tied the knot.


Time apart can make everything clear. 13

That was the case for Gabrielle Union and husband Dwyane Wade. The pair split up, he welcomed a child with another woman, but they left all of that in the past and got back together. They now seem so happy and welcomed a baby girl of their own in 2018.

Adam Levine didn't let his love go. 14

The Maroon 5 singer and his model girlfriend split for some time. The pair then decided they were meant to be together, tied the knot, and had two beautiful kids together. Love exists!