Charlotte Crosby praised for showing off post baby body ahead of return to the gym

Charlotte Crosby has shown off her body six weeks after giving birth to a baby girl, telling fans that she is “proud” of what her body has been able to achieve.

The formerGeordie Shore starbecame a mum to baby Alba Jean back in October after announcing that she was expecting her first child with Jake Ankers in April and has sincebeen busy documenting her life as a first-time mum.

And one area in particular that the 32 year old has opened up about has been her relationship with her postpartum body – something which has caused fans to praise the TV personality.

Taking to her Instagram Stories to update her fans on her body six weeks after giving birth, Charlotte took a mirror selfie as she posed in a sports bra and pair of gym shorts.

Alongside the snap, the social media sensation discussed her plans of returning to the gym, stating that it would be “positive” for her mental wellbeing and that she was “excited” to start exercising again.

She wrote: “Just caught a glimpse of myself in the mirror while cleaning up and though I'm so proud of what my body has been through I'm sooo excited to get back to working out time.

“Next week I have my check up and as soon as I get the thumbs up to exercise it's operation @blitzburn with everything that’s happened the past couple of weeks I’m really excited to feel those endorphins you get after a good workout (taking it very easy of course) I think it’s gunna be such a positive thing for my head atm.”

The latest update comes just days after Charlotte shared a picture of herself in a bralette and shorts, causing fans to applaud her for normalising postpartum bodies.

“So beautiful and raw Momma.[emojis] I’m due in two weeks and this is giving me all of the confidence and reassurance needed for birth and post-birth. Our bodies are truly amazing! Xx,” wrote one Instagram user.

“Thankyou for showing a normal postpartum body, your beautiful. Motherhood is so special and really will be the making of you [heart emoji,” added another.

Meanwhile a third wrote: “Mummy bodies are beautiful [heart emoji] it’s taken me a while to love mine I had an emergency c section but what’s beautiful is we have still given birth to beautiful life and our bodies are beautiful too.”

And after Charlotte revealed that she “had nothing that fits” while celebrating her anniversary with beau Jake,comedian Katherin Ryan applauded the new mum for the candid update.

“You don’t look pregnant – you look like you just had a baby and it’s great to normalize what that actually looks like,” she wrote.

READ MORE:

  • Click here for today's top showbiz news

  • Katherine Ryan shows off blossoming bump in rainbow dress in sweet snap with daughter, 12

  • 'I don't get maternity leave – working with the twins is so stressful', says Frankie Essex

  • ‘I bought a £250k flat on a whim – like Nadia Sawalha I didn’t know I had ADHD’

  • Get exclusive celebrity stories and shoots straight to your inbox with OK!'s daily newsletter

Source: Read Full Article