Mum defends her postpartum tummy ‘wrinkles’ after fans accuse her of Photoshopping them out

A FITNESS blogger has shared a powerful side-by-side photograph to show the realities of a postpartum stomach.

Emily Skye demonstrated how certain poses hide her tummy “wrinkles” – after her Instagram followers accused her of Photoshopping them out.

Fitness and beauty blogger Emily Skye shared this side-by-side image on Instagram
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In Emily’s first image, she can be seen with smooth abs.

But when she slouches in the second snap, a few lines can be seen above her belly button.

Her caption read: “Saggy, wrinkly belly skin – sometimes you can see it and other times you can’t.

“A lot of ladies have been asking where it’s gone in some of my pics & videos & some have accused me of Photoshopping it out.

Emily and partner Declan Raymond are parents to one-year-old daughter Mia
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The 34-year-old had been accused of editing her Instagram snaps
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She’s explained that her stomach can look different depending on her pose
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“I just wanted to show that how I stand, whether I’m flexing & what light I’m in either highlights my excess belly skin or hides it!

“And I don’t mind either way which is why I post both.”

Emily – from Gold Coast, Australia – gave birth to her daughter Mia last December.

The 34-year-old continued by telling fans she’s “proud” of her post-pregnancy body, writing: “I’m proud of what it represents I guess.

Emily became a mum last December
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“I grew a human in this belly & the whole process into motherhood has made me SO much stronger and also so much more confident in myself and my body.

“I couldn’t care less whether the stretched skin stays or goes! It’s such an insignificant thing in my eyes.”

She added: “Ladies please stop being so hard on yourselves, nobody is perfect and having some extra skin, stretch marks, cellulite or whatever else doesn’t make you any less beautiful or amazing!”

Her followers have called her post ‘inspiring’
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Many praised Emily’s honesty, with one person commenting: “I love this! As a mother of three and loving being fit, this is so inspiring. Respect to you. You are beautiful.”

Another wrote: “Wow! I love pictures like this.”

One mum even told her that she’d made her feel more comfortable about her own postpartum figure.

The woman said: “I didn’t experience this after my first baby, but a few years later after 1.5 more pregnancies and another baby (who was recently 1), I am now experiencing crepe skin on my tummy in the right setting.

“It’s really been bothering me. Thanks for reminding me it’s normal and ok!”


Meanwhile, a swimwear model, 21, has shared an unedited snap of her cellulite after being trolled on Instagram.

A woman has revealed that her mum body-shamed her after she announced her pregnancy.

And this Instagram model’s sexy bikini video failed when a shower head fell off and whacked her on the forehead.


Source: thesun
Mum defends her postpartum tummy ‘wrinkles’ after fans accuse her of Photoshopping them out