Supermodel Behati Prinsloo is opening up about her battle with postpartum depression for the primary time.
During her cowl story interview with Net-A-Porter, printed on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, the Victoria’s Secret Angel spoke candidly about her PPD battle after welcoming her first baby with her husband, Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine, in 2016.
“After my first child, I had a bit postpartum depression and it was troublesome to get again into regular life,” Prinsloo informed the journal. “But after the second, every part felt a lot simpler; it was simpler for me to work out, breastfeeding was simpler.”
As Nicki Swift beforehand reported, Prinsloo, 30, and Levine, 39, are mother and pa to 2 daughters, Dusty Rose, 2, and Gio Grace, 10 months. The married pair had tied the knot again in 2014.
While opening up about balancing her work life with motherhood, Prinsloo mentioned, “I’m [currently] protecting work very informal and never attempting to be all over the place and present that I’m ‘again’ — it is robust being a mother.”
Readers could do not forget that simply eight months after welcoming child no. 2, the Namibia native hit the runway on the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in New York City in November 2018. “I felt so empowered,” Prinsloo informed Net-A-Porter, including, “I used to be like, ‘I can DO this. I’ve two youngsters.’ It was an attractive journey; I beloved being pregnant and I loved getting again to work.”
Since develop into mother and father practically three years in the past, each Prinsloo and Levine have typically taken to gushing about increasing their brood to the press. “I would like so much [of kids], I thrive in chaos,” Levine, who’s gearing up to headline the Super Bowl halftime present in Atlanta, Ga. subsequent month, mentioned throughout his November 2017 look on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. He jokingly added, “[Prinsloo] was an solely baby, so she needs like 100 infants. I do not know if I can do this. That’s numerous infants.”
Meanwhile, the well-known mannequin beforehand opened up to People journal about having kiddos together with her rock star husband that August, saying, “I feel for each of us, we’re simply so obsessive about being a household and having a household — seeing this subsequent step in our life.”