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Gallery: What Real Mums’ Bodies Look Like After Having Children – It’s Time To Embrace Those Stretch Marks And Celebrate The Mum-Tum!

How many of us have moaned about our crepey mummy tummies, complained about our silver stretch marks and spent hours in the mirror staring at our less-than-perky boobs? So all of us, then…

But one mum and professional photographer Jade Beall is determined to change the way we think of our post-baby bodies and has started taking beautiful black and white compositions of mums by themselves and with their new arrivals.

Take a look through the gallery below to see some of the gorgeous shots from Jade’s new book A Beautiful Body Project: The Bodies Of Mothers.

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