MORE: Bella Hadid Felt "Hurt" Seeing Selena Gomez and The Weeknd's PDA at the 2017 Met Gala And her friends are grateful he's out of her life."She became a different person around him," the insider added.
Things went into overdrive last year when Justin's then-girlfriend, Sofia Richie was being trashed all over social media because, well, fans did not like her.
But Gomez, 21, wants to take things more slowly."She still loves him," the source said.
"It is hard for her to get over him because they have so much history." of their history together, not just the good times.
It resulted in some beautiful performances, but Justin Bieber's set was up there as one of the ones that tugged at the heart strings.
He went with acoustic performances of "Cold Water" and "Love Yourself." Selene Gomez even thought Justin's performance was awesome and hit up Sirius XM's The Morning Mash Up to speak about her thoughts on it.