Olivia Munn admits that the postpartum highway “is rough” however “so worth it.”
The actress took to Instagram to have a good time her post-baby physique over the weekend, almost seven months after giving delivery to her first little one, son Malcolm, with comic John Mulaney.
“My body hasn’t snapped back, but it made this little guy so I only have love for it,” Munn, 41, wrote over a video clip of herself holding her child boy and swaying him aspect to aspect.
Plenty of her celeb pals took to the feedback part to share their help, together with “Dancing With the Stars” decide Carrie Ann Inaba, who wrote, “You are perfect the way you are.”
“Big hugs friend. It’s a tough road motherhood,” added actress and fellow mother Brianne Davis. “I feel you. It was tough for me after Davis too. You got this… 🧡🧡🧡.”
“Leverage” star Beth Riesgraf additionally weighed in, writing, “Hang in there, I remember a friend telling me that our mind/body is wired to make us focus on one thing after birth- our babies. And that the brain fog and all the rest is a way to make you prioritize your baby cub.”
She added, “I’m not sure if that’s true but It helped me feel better knowing that in time it would all come together again- and I can promise you it will all be better than ever ❤️.”
Since giving delivery to Malcolm again in November 2021, Munn has been vocal concerning the ups and downs of parenting through social media. She revealed in March that she was affected by postpartum anxiousness, and informed followers that her hair was “falling out in clumps” one month later.
“1:54 am. Post partum life right now: everyone’s asleep except me. Been wearing the same sweatshirt for three days (I think, maybe more?),” Munn wrote in her March publish.
“I’m so so happy and at the same time I’m struggling (weird to feel both simultaneously yet so grateful to have all the happiness to keep me afloat).”
In one other publish shared to her Instagram Stories on the time, Munn stated that her hips had been nonetheless feeling “wonky” after giving delivery.
“My post partum anxiety is still here (and horrible), but I got myself up and took my first capoeira lesson today,” she added. “Getting back to martial arts made me feel a little bit more like myself. Hope I can keep it up.”
Prior to changing into Malcolm’s mother, Munn confessed in a November 2021 interview on the “Today” present that each she and Mulaney, 39, had been “scared” to turn out to be dad and mom.
“I feel good. l feel scared. I feel nervous, and I’m excited. I feel every day the feelings are just rotating through,” the then-pregnant actress stated.
“Honestly, thank God for Instagram and Facebook and blogs because there’s a lot of moms who put out such great information, and that’s been a saving grace for me.”