Donatella Versace's daughter Allegra is battling anorexia.

In a statement released by her spokesman Robert Zimmerman, the Italian fashion designer and her estanged husband, Paul Beck, said their 20-year-old daughter has had the eating disorder for years, and is currently receiving treatment.

Donatella Versace first confirmed the news on the syndicated U.S. television show The Insider, following speculation about her daughter's gaunt appearance. She and Paul Beck are legally separated.