Celebrity Mamas Who Chose Natural Birth

Celebrities have always been trendsetters, and are even more so today in the age of technology. They set the standard for many different aspects of life and millions look to them for inspiration. Most of the time is is for shallow reasons… (“She wore what? …OMG she’s dating him?”)  However, many celebrities use their fame to help promote causes they care about. Some simply lead by example. I would like to commend the following women for using their fame for positive reasons and becoming role models for the conscious birth* movement:


Supermodel Gisele, wife of Tom Brady and mom to two, is one of the most outspoken all-natural celebrity birth advocates around. It “wasn’t painful, not even a little bit,” she said in an interview with the Brazilian TV show Fantastico. “The whole time, my head was so focused — every contraction, the baby is closer, the baby is closer. So, it wasn’t like, ‘Oh, what pain.’ It was, ‘With every contraction, he is getting closer to me.’”

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