Motherhood is indeed a blessed moment for every woman. When it comes to celebrities, motherhood poses a great risk to their real life. Even though the enthusiasm and excitement are within them, they will be stressed out as people watch them and make comments.
The latest trend of motherhood is the “snapback” game. Feeling Curious? A woman’s snapback game is about how swiftly she bounces back to her normal figure after having the baby. Obviously, people will admire and appreciate you once you maintain your body perfectly.
Celebs are meant to rule the world; hence one cannot blame the society. Most of the fans out there eagerly wait for the latest snap of their diva, who is supposed to be back to their flawless figure within a short period of time.
For a celeb, the so-called “bounce back” is not even a challenge as they have personal trainers, dieticians, multiple nannies to take care their little and adorable munchkins, and have the capability to afford luxurious beauty treatments. To spoil the spirit, there is a multitude of celebrities who seem uninterested to follow the challenge.
However, there are celebrities who successfully retrieved their body shape with their random checkouts in gyms. Their posts in the social media prove us that “bouncing back” is not the so-called “Mission Impossible”.
20 Kate Middleton
Kate Middleton is a woman of fashion with her excellent figure. Right after she married Prince William, both men and women followed and appraised her fashion sense. She became truly a diva for many. When the news spread about her having the third child, every fan eagerly waited for her pregnancy fashion.
People often complain about losing their fashion sense after being pregnant, however, the Duchess of Cambridge made the custom wrong with her glamorous pregnancy outfits. Everything seemed effortless for this breathtaking beauty. To add the astonishment, she walked out the hospital premises with her third baby just like a blushing bride. Seriously, she never even looked like a lady who had a baby. Everyone got awestruck by seeing the ravishing princess with a smile on her face.
If Prince William was not holding the baby carrier, everyone would have forgotten the fact that she was the mother of the newborn. After the gap of two months, she regained her slender figure and decorated herself with fashionable attires as she was before having the baby.
This indeed intensified the jealousy of all other mothers who is worried of their lost figures after pregnancy. One cannot blame those women as her figure is just jealous worthy. Her flawless physique is truly an inspiration to every mother out there.
19 Nicole “Snooki” LaValle
Nicole Elizabeth “Snooki” LaValle is one of a renowned American television personality, dancer, wrestler, and author. Her fame rests with the MTV reality show entitled “Jersey Shore”. She has also participated in various talk shows and gained immense popularity. When you describe her, she is a short and round woman with large hair. She found the love of her life and had a baby.
After having the first baby itself, she prioritized health above everything. Snooki revealed that she was able to lose a weight of about 40 pounds right after the first delivery. Don’t you think it as amazing? People glanced two times and assured that she is Snooki itself, it was a pleasing transformation. Her makeover is right up to the mark as she got rid of some of her hair.
According to the Women's Health Magazine,"Snooki is all about fitness. The reality star shed all her baby weight (and got shredded) with help from her trainers, Anthony Michael and Adria Bogosian, of Anthony Michael Fitness—who she's still working out with today."
To add admiration, the transformation continued even after the birth of her second child. She lost a great deal of weight. Everybody asked the same question “How is it possible?” Her answer to them is simple for maintaining the perfect figure; you just have to follow some set of exercise from pull ups to handstands and include a healthy diet. She even stopped alcohol consumption that negatively affected her physique.
18 Kristin Cavallari
Kristin Cavallari is said to be the most successful in “bounce back game”. She is an American actress, television personality, and fashion designer. In spite of having three children, she is still looking perfect with her body. Everybody just wondered how she lost her pregnancy weight even after giving birth to her third baby. She posted her elegant body just six months after having her daughter enjoying the tea party.
The slender beauty confesses that she never puts pressure on herself and her husband is so supportive and makes her feel comfortable in her own skin.
However, she never failed in workouts, which consisted of circuit training that combines weightlifting along with a cardiac module. Kristin is well-known for her performance in The Hills. Each of her pregnancies never failed this beauty; she bounced back each time surprising her fans.
Nevertheless, the proud mother gives all the credits to breastfeeding that assisted her to lose the weight. Kristin never ignored her gym schedules and healthy diet, which also have a greater role in losing her pregnancy weight. At present, she is balancing her career, gym life, and motherhood. Basically, she is an all-rounder, hats off to Kristin.
17 Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis, the mother of two, is an American actress. The gorgeous mother is looking good after the birth of her second child. Like Kristin, Mila also reveals that her secret is Breastfeeding. She says that breastfeeding is a kind of workout and enables a mother to lose the baby weight. Apart from that, it motivates the uterus to return to its normal size just as before having the children. Amazed? She bounced back quickly after each birth of her babies.
Right after the four months, her snaps were captured revealing the flat stomach. Again after a period of two months, she exposed her perfectly toned abs proclaiming her return. Her slimming started in less than eight weeks after her delivery.
Only after four months, she walked in the red carpet for her new science fiction film. What to say, she gave a stunning appearance, looking elegant in the Dolce and Gabbana frock. Her motherhood added much more color and glitter to her life, that’s what her fans are saying. After leaving the spotlight, she hurries back to her home to look after and pamper her adorable daughter. Perhaps, she is one of the ideal mothers who balance the career and family with equal vigor.
16 Kerry Washington
Kerry Washington, The Scandal fame star returns after having the second child in 2016. Kerry is an honest advocate for the women in Hollywood. At the same time, she keeps her private life away from the red carpet. After so many months later, she disclosed her pregnancy details out to the public. Are you feeling curious? It was found that she never rushed to shed off her pregnancy weight; she was patient enough to fit into her pre-pregnancy attires.
Kerry told her fans that she waited six weeks to commence her weight loss procedures. She succeeded and bounced back to play the role of Olivia Pope in the ABC series. She was not even bothered about the trending bounce back game. Kerry showed how the right mindset enables you to lose the pregnancy weight without the expense of a single stress.
She was keen to all her doctor’s instructions and followed her workouts right after a gap of six weeks. Certainly, that is necessary for one’s health. She was irritated about the rumors that she was working out too soon, which she was not. Kerry is such a lady that showed to all other mothers that their expectation to return their structure can be accomplished without much drama.
15 Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez is a familiar figure for everyone around the world. She is an American actress, dancer, singer, producer, and songwriter. Furthermore, she is having one of the most admired bodies in the spotlight. She is still wearing fashionable clothes that showcase her perfectly toned body physique. Even though she is a woman of 43, she looked much younger than that.
She never compromised her routine fitness in any phase of her life- even the motherhood never failed her. However, she confesses that she loved her pregnancy body with enlarged back and belly. She gained about 50 pounds after being pregnant. Jennifer thought that she will never be the same again. She loved her wiggly belly right after having the adorable twins; the proud mother feels that she earned it.
According to parents.com, she worked out hard after the delivery. Lopez's workouts ranged anywhere from 45 minutes to two hours a day, four to six days a week, with longtime trainer Gunnar Peterson.
"But it's not like she dropped everything," says Peterson, author of The Workout. "She was very hands-on with the babies and needed to fit this in around them." He had J. Lo train for the specific events of the triathlon with some basic strength sessions in between, including moves like squats and lunges to tone her famous derriere. "
The fact is that Jennifer bounced back before the bounce game was active. Isn’t it amazing? Just after six months after delivery, she created a target to run triathlon. Brave lady and she was a true inspiration to several mothers who have twins. Nothing is impossible in this world, stay fit like Jennifer, who showed the world that even a mother of twins can aim for a smarter and flexible body.
Beyonce is a sensational singer; her singing is appreciated all over the world. But anybody is aware that she is a mother of twins? Everybody eagerly waited for the nightingale and accept the bounce back game more than anything. Just like other celeb mothers, the world expected her swift bounce back.
Right after the birth of twins, there were some snaps of twins, and after that, there was a huge pause. No more official pictures of the Queen B. Then all of a sudden a multitude of pictures was caught in the camera eye for the twins’ one month birthday.
She was wearing a high-waist skirt and everyone just got awestruck. “How is it possible?” everyone murmured to each other. The pictures grabbed a huge attention, after all the delivery she glowed like a Goddess. More than her outfit, all focus was on her body and the most consistent query was “how come she lost all her baby weight?”
Of course, Queen B is a woman who loves challenges and keeping herself busy. Hence, it is not wise to feel surprised about her slim figure as she returned to her workout regime even after having the twins. Each snap earned millions of likes right away.
13 Chrissy Teigen
Chrissy Teigen, the former model and cookbook author joined the bounce back game and succeeded in the challenge. She confesses to her fans that nobody should feel that shedding the baby weight is normal. She is cool, pretty, and amusing personality. By the way, she is a great cook too.
She reveals to her fans that celebrities shed their weight quickly after pregnancy since they have trainers, dieticians, well-maintained schedules, nutritionists, and nannies to look after their baby. They get a great deal of help from them whenever they need. She reminds her fans not to feel surprised. It is not realistic at all. That is what she says.
However, the revelation was not happy news to all mothers. Normal people have less assistance in terms of baby care. Chrissy’s photos began appearing online after the birth of her first daughter.
Everyone’s attention was not her food but on her body, she appeared like she was never pregnant at all. She was just glowing from every dimensions and angle. Chrissy tells everyone that she worked out actively during her pregnancy rather than now, she thinks that her body was not really a concern. Among other celebs, she stands out because she dared to be real.
Ciara Princess Harris is an American model, actress, dancer, singer, and songwriter. Right after the four weeks after the delivery of her daughter, Ciara was preparing herself to the “bounce back” challenge. She posted her post-baby weight on Twitter and Instagram nearly one month after having the baby. She confessed that she lost 20lbs after the four weeks after the delivery.
Losing weight is private for some actresses while others thrive to post it to the public. However, Ciara is one such person who never narrates her body transformations. She was determined to lose the 60 pounds which she unnecessarily gained during her pregnancy. Ciara shared her enthusiasm to shed such serious weight after sharing it with a baby for about 40 weeks.
During her second child, she tried not to gain a weight of 60 pounds, however, she did. The Grammy Winner created a goal to lose 10 pounds per week. In fact, she set high standards for the bounce back challenge, yet she feels comfortable of the body she worked out for.
No efforts go in vain, so mothers keep trying and regain your body curves, look how Ciara achieved her mission.
11 Heidi Klum
Heidi Klum, of course, you might have heard of her. She is a German model, fashion designer, television producer, television personality, singer, actress, and author. However, her popularity escalated high after she appeared on the cover page of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue and her performance with Victoria’s Secret as an “Angel”, thus earning the prestige of becoming the first German model to be the Victoria’s Secret Angel.
Klum is the mother of not just two or three children; she is the mother of four children. The harpersbazaar.com revealed one of the most amazing facts about Klum - she walked in the Victoria’s Secret fashion show just five weeks after her birth of a fourth child. Brave lady, isn’t it? She looked impressive in her lingerie that covered midsection, however, her figure was praiseworthy.
Furthermore, she walked in the show less than two months after having the second child. Call her iron lady; no one will blame you, as her body seems to be flawless even after the fourth delivery. In March 2013, she was introduced as the fourth judge to the “America’s Got Talent.” She proved that having babies is never the end of one’s career, especially for the models.
According to Parents.com, Klum followed an extended version of the two-week program in Kirsch's The Ultimate New York Body Plan, working out for 90 minutes to two hours a day. They focused on sculpting her belly, thighs, and butt. "
10 Megan Fox
Who can ever forget the female starrer of the blockbuster movie “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”? For Megan Fox, Transformers was a breakthrough film. Fox is still the heartthrob of many even though she is the mother of three children. She is an American model and actress.
Her acting career began around 2001 that ranged from minor television as well as movie roles. She is considered to be one of the modern female sex symbols and has spotted in many renowned magazines.
Right after the first box office hit, she had her first child. Shortly after, she became pregnant with her second child. She was looking absolutely stunning even after having two babies. Just two months after having the third baby, she regained her structure by losing all the baby weight. You can guess the tremendous effort she took behind it.
“I worked out really hard. This time it was a struggle for me. There was a lot of walks and very long runs. It was awful,” the star admitted to Extra. She also came clean about how hard parenthood is, saying: “I haven’t slept in almost a year. There’s not one night that I have slept through the night. I’m still breastfeeding and [Journey] wakes up all the time, and then the other two come and wake me up and get in bed also.”
Her figure is as gorgeous as she was before having the three babies. Incredible, isn’t? Her hard work involves routine exercises although it is defined as unpleasant and healthy eating habits. The amount of dedication and commitment helped her to retrieve her comfortable modeling figure before she had children. After the strenuous efforts, her confidence level increased to such an extent that she models in lingerie.
9 Alexandra Ambrosio
Alexandra Ambrosia is yet another model and actress from Brazil. She is well-known for her performance with Victoria’s Secret. That is the second one from Victoria’s Secret models and it seems that one should gain training from them to maintain their figure after becoming the mother.
Alexandra has seen to be participating in many popular fashion shows and occupied the cover page of a plethora of popular magazines. Isn’t it awesome?
After having a baby, she returned as a fully-fledged model within a gap of about three months.
She right away walked in the fashion show of Victoria’s Secret. It was disclosed later that Alexandra was under strict diet for appearing before the above mentioned fashion show.
The birth of her second child also did not hinder her healthy diet and she was able to retrieve her perfect figure. She seems to have a very active lifestyle even after having two babies. Her presence in the various social media platforms is an evidence of that. If you see her present appearance, you will never recognize her as a mother of two children. She even participated and exposed her flawless figure in the Cannes Film Festival 2018. Yes, she is an inspiration for all mothers.
8 Kourtney Kardashian
Hot mother, that’s what we call Kourtney Kardashian. She was successful in shedding the baby weight not for the first or second time, but for the third time. Her smart and sexy body is posted in her Instagram account, making the followers happy as ever. She retrieved the shape of her body after her continued efforts and hard work.
Kourtney’s trainer, Don Brooks discloses that the super mother has followed a fitness routine known as “Don-A-Matrix Method” for regaining the perfect figure. However, the actress lost plenty of pregnancy pounds and transformed into a real diva after the intense workout.
Every woman just cherishes to fit into their old pair of jeans or dresses that they love the most. Some will be unable to do so after pregnancy but Kourtney accomplished this wish as now she is able to fit into her favorite shorts and jeans. She gives all her credit to her trainer for guiding her throughout the workouts.
The workouts made Kourtney to have flat abs and to remove unnecessary fat from the body. Nevertheless, the paparazzi clicked several snaps of Kourtney in her swimsuits and like before she is looking fabulous as ever. She serves as a iconic heroine for every mothers, remember she is a proud mother of three with a well-maintained body.
7 Kate Winslet
Who will ever forget the attractive Titanic heroine? Kate Winslet is not just an amazing actress but is also a busy mother to three children. As an actress, she is an epitome of perfection. She granted life to many characters. This Oscar-winning actress is known for her charming smile.
According to the Daily Mail, Kate Winslet has admitted she was once "addicted to losing weight." Miss Winslet has confessed to using laxatives for three months to shed the pounds. "When I was 15, I was nearly 14 stone. I was uncomfortable and self-conscious. I knew I wanted to be an actress and was big. She became hooked on the over-the-counter drugs, which relax the bowel and are often used by anorexia and bulimia sufferers with devastating effects: over-using them can lead to irritable bowel syndrome, intestinal problems and kidney failure. Thankfully, Kate who was nicknamed Blubber at school because of her weight, was able to overcome her body shamers and embrace her glorious curves with pride.
Kate thinks that after giving birth to three children, her body is found to be curvy and graceful as ever. Furthermore, she describes her difficulty of raising the three children during the most emotionally and stressful moments. She admits that she lost her pre-pregnancy weight by looking after and pampering her children. As a matter of fact, she seems to be too busy with them by helping to nourish them. All her weight losing credit goes to nursing. Her only concern is about how she feels and being comfortable with her body.
Kate reveals her displeasure with the media who gives impossible standards to women and she confesses that she did not want to be a woman who is praised to be back in shape after 12 weeks period. So here is a celebrity advising all the mothers to nurse their child and help them to eat, which ultimately reduces your pregnancy weight. Don’t you think it as pretty cool?
6 Halle Berry
Halle Berry is a prominent American actress, who won the title “Best Actress” in 2002 Academy awards for her brilliant performance in the Monster’s Ball. Halle delivered her second child in 2013 and within a period of four months, she became fit as before having the baby. Remember that she was pregnant at the age of 46; everybody just wondered how a lady of such age bounces back to her pre-pregnancy body. However, her fit body shut everyone’s mouth all at once.
With Halle’s confident body, the bounce back challenge was encouraged like never before. She was looking fantastic, elegant, and smart at the same time. She assured her fans she is having further plans with respect to her body, and triggers to shed down some more baby weight.
According to parents.com, Berry worked out up until she was 7 1/2 months pregnant.
A few weeks after the baby, "she was ready to show up, ready to lose the weight," says her trainer Ramona Braganza, who helped the star reclaim her red-carpet figure within three and a half months. "We started out conservatively, with just some cardio and stretching, five days a week," says Braganza. "After a week, we changed it up." This helped keep Berry motivated and energized. "
Halle is such a celeb who never overwhelmed with appreciation but is attempting to improve her although she is a mother of two children. It is interesting to watch how she manages both her full-time career and relish her motherhood. She never failed to regain her slim figure as swiftly as possible. You can guess it was the result of her sheer dedication, commitment, and self-confidence. She might have kept herself busy during all those time.
The news about Adele’s delivery of a healthy baby boy created joy all over the world. But, some found time to shower her with cruel thoughts. The singer’s weight became a troll topic of many tweets right from her pregnancy.
Adele wrote on her Facebook page: "I had a pretty good pregnancy with Chloe. I felt good in my body and did not gain too much weight. After she arrived, I dropped weight quickly and was secretly fist pumping at my bounce back. I thought I was going to be one of the lucky ones. You know, the ones you see on social media all time with abs, two weeks after they popped out the baby. Breastfeeding helped. I was eating what I wanted, still losing weight and feeling pretty cocky. But it came back to bite me on the arse. I was getting dressed about a month ago and popped on a pair of jeans I had been wearing, not long after I got out of the hospital. They didn’t fit. Wtf? It had caught up with me. The weight loss has stopped. And then started to go back on and I wasn’t really aware of it at the time."
Nobody can blame her; as she was round shaped before her pregnancy, during her pregnancy, and after the delivery. So, nothing changes, it remains consistent. Adele seems to be comfortable with that, she is not interested in the silly challenges.
4 Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff is an American songwriter, actress, businesswoman, and singer. After giving birth to her first child, a multitude of people spared no chance to troll and pass shrewd comments on her body. Several people ridiculed for not losing the weight quick enough like other celebrities.
Hilary is a tough lady; she remained calm to all the criticisms, and never bothered about it. All her attention was on her baby boy than regaining her previous structure. Of course, she was able to lose some weight although she could not lose all her baby weight. She confessed in 2016 that she is struggling with a bit of five to ten pounds, and she proclaimed that she is never dreaming of becoming the skinniest person.
She gave her excellent reply to the trollers by posting a picture of herself in a swimsuit exposing her body. She dedicated the snaps to the entire mother out there celebrating motherhood and gave the right reply to those who criticized her negatively.
Three months after giving birth to her first child, when Hilary Duff was not back to her ideal weight, she got body shamed on the internet. But she has hit back against a cascade of mean-spirited chatter that came in response to photographs of the 24-year-old in a bikini. Celebitchy.com says:
‘Say it to my face,’ dared the With Love singer.
With her reply, so many fans applauded for her bravery. Hilary reflected the true affection of a mother. ‘I’m not perfect, but I feel fantastic,’ Hilary told In Touch magazine. ‘This is how it goes for most women – the weight doesn’t fall off overnight.’
3 Jessica Simpson
Jessica Simpson is yet another singer based in Texas; she was however trolled for her weight gain after delivery. According to the reports, she has gained a weight of about 50 pounds while she was pregnant with her first child. Jessica proudly disclosed that she gained only half the weight of first pregnancy during her second pregnancy.
She has said that during her first pregnancy, she felt like she deserved to eat whatever she wanted without a proper diet and she is more relaxed in her maternity wear during her second pregnancy. After becoming the mother of two children, she presented herself as a spokesperson for every Weight conscious people out there.
"I let myself indulge in everything I wanted because it was the first time I was ever pregnant, and I wanted to enjoy it," Simpson told USA Today. "I wanted to be happy and eat what I wanted."
And that's not an understatement. "I had a buttered Pop Tart this morning," Simpson told "Extra" in January. "I'm eating a lot of stuff that I ate in my childhood. Kraft Mac n' Cheese, Pop Tarts, Cap'n Crunch. Everything's filled with sugar."
She aspires to become an active mother for her children, caring least to the negative remarks behind her back.
2 Kelly Clarkson
Kelly Clarkson is known for winning American Idol. It was however before a decade and everything changed since then. The American Idol winner seems to be shrugging off every criticism without having any issue. She responded that they were whom they were whatever size it might be.
Kelly says that she is got used to harsh comments even when she was participating in American Idol. She states that she was a big girl in the cast also. When her fame surged up, so does her weight. She tried to keep it down for some period of time. Then she put back the weight again, got married, and was blessed with a baby.
Babycenter.com reveals: Kelly Clarkson said, “I’ve never been Gisele Bündchen, so ain’t nobody expectin’ that! I like to set a [low] standard so people don’t expect a lot. I’ve never thought of it that way, but perhaps that’s part of the reason I didn’t worry too much about slimming down post-pregnancy? The leap from being marginally overweight before having babies to more overweight afterward wasn’t fun, but it also wasn’t a major shock to me or anyone else."
Kelly did lose some weight before she became pregnant again with her second child.
1 Anne Hathaway
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is a renowned American singer and actress. She was claimed to be the highest paid actress in the world. She has been part of so many excellent movies such as Les Miserables, Brokeback Mountain, etc. Anne is praised for her slender figure, attractive eyes, and sexy lips. Her worst days with her body image began when she decided to add a new member to their family.
Anne confessed that it was indeed a difficult job for her to get back her shape after the delivery of her child. However, the actress attempted a try to visit the gym after having baby. Her weight and body has changed a lot and is never returning to her golden days as before. The actress ignored all the negative comments and showcased her post-pregnancy body to a movie premiere.
In response to the criticisms, she announced that she is gaining weight for her upcoming movie and she is doing quite well in the task. She warns everyone that she is not there for any kind of body shamers. Anne’s experience with her fans proved that social media can be your worst enemy if any flaw happens to a celebrity, especially the comments section can be a prohibited area for them.
According to fitnessmagazine.com, Anne told Ellen DeGeneres that she was going to the gym and that instead of feeling intimidated by those there with "too many muscles to be in The Avengers," she was okay with using just 5-pound weights, because "I pushed a baby out of my body, I feel good right now. So I don't care what I look like, I feel great."
For a celebrity, life is a hell if they lose figure, at the same time they will be showered with appreciations once they regained their physique right after delivery. Yes, life is difficult for them, only those who take efforts in maintaining their body can survive in the limelight.