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These celeb mamas are refreshingly honest about postpartum life 🙌

Jessica Simpson is wearing what under her sweats?

These celeb mamas are refreshingly honest about postpartum life 🙌

There's the magazine cover photo of the new celebrity mom glowing as she looks down at the beautiful, sleeping baby in her arms—and then there's real life.

In real life, postpartum mothers are just as likely to be wearing diapers as their babies are, and bumps need months to deflate.

That's why we're so grateful for the way celebrities are ditching damaging narratives about postpartum perfection and embracing the messy authenticity of new motherhood. Thanks to these modern mamas, the rest of us are seeing our own experiences reflected in pop culture, and that lets us know we're not alone.


Here's to all the high profile mamas keeping it real in mesh panties, hospital gowns + girdles (because we're doing the same).

Chrissy Teigen 

Chrissy Teigen's mesh underwear photo is iconic. After Miles was born in May 2018 she let the world know that even the queen of Twitter wears disposable panties after having a baby.

Is there anything more real than a mama wearing mesh underwear while walking around topless because she's constantly breastfeeding a newborn?

Cheers to keeping it real, mamas!

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