Gwyneth Paltrow: “Apple and I almost died in childbirth”

Actress and entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow (49) was married to “Coldplay” singer Chris Martin (44) since 2003, and in 2015 they divorced. The marriage resulted in two children: Apple (17) and Moses (15).

In the video above: Quite the beautiful mom! This is what teen daughter Apple looks like.

Gwyneth Paltrow: “We almost died”

During the podcast, Gwyneth talked about the strange regrets that come with getting older physically or when parts of the body change forever after surgery. She left a large scar after the birth of her children, the actress says and also reveals that she almost died giving birth to daughter Apple: “I had two caesarean sections. My daughter was an emergency, it was crazy, we almost died. It didn’t look good. “

Actress criticizes unrealistic images on social media

The scar on her stomach made her feel strange later on: “And you think to yourself: ‘Oh wow, that wasn’t there before’. And it’s not that it’s bad or you want to rate it , but you still think: ‘Oh my God’, “admits the 49-year-old.

In this context, Gwyneth Paltrow also criticizes the unrealistic images spread by social media and the pressure it exerts on women when they are expected to have a well-trained stomach shortly after giving birth. She does not want to attack women who have a six-pack again shortly after giving birth. But it is “the absolute exception”. Nevertheless, everyone would be “permanently fed with all these other pictures of how we should look – with or without babies.” When she gave birth to her children there was no Instagram and she is very happy about that.