Baring Their Bumps (and More): The Most Naked Pregnancy Instagrams of All Time
You'll want to recreate all these snaps when you're expecting.
The Pretty Little Liars star celebrated her pregnancy on July 27, 2020 when she shared a maternity shot on her Instagram as part of the latest "challenge" circulating on social media, which involves being nominated by a friend and posting a black-and-white photo along with the phrase "challenge accepted" in the name of women uplifting other women.
"Challenge accepted. Thank you my beautiful friend @kirinstagram ✨," she began in the caption.
Pieterse then opened up about her pregnancy, writing, "already sleep deprived but enjoying every moment. During this life changing time I am especially aware and in awe of the power of women. Watching my body transform to give life is an unexplainable joy."
"Love on the women around you, always," she added. "#womensupportingwomen oh, and #freethenipple 😉."
Reflecting on her past pregnancy struggles, Otis wrote alongside the pictures, "I promised God I wouldn’t complain about any pregnancy pains if he’d just let me keep this baby.🙏🏻🤰🏼 Monday I am 39 weeks pregnant!!! I wont complain about the waddle🐧 , the Hemerrhroids😳, the fatigue😴, and back pains🤪 - God’s kept his promise and I’m keeping mine!🙌🏼💗."
She added, "I’m really hoping to deliver my own son. I want to pull him out and bring him up to my chest and just LOVE on him.🙏🏻 I can’t wait to smell his newborn scent & stare at the wonder of his tiny toes. I am so excited to have a home birth and have the opportunity to have the calmness of my own home so that I can bond and connect on a deeper level with our baby Hayes.🙏🏻🤰🏼👶🏼🌈."
The bride-to-be - and soon-to-be mom of two - bared (almost) all in a dreamy series of bump shoots shortly before getting engaged to love Steve Kazee.
The newlywed (she married Joshua Jackson in December) and mom-to-be greeted the new year in the nude while on vacation in Jamaica with her new husband. ("#ItsNotAThirstTrapIfYourManTakesThePhoto.” she informed fans.)
"Last shoot of the year with the love of my life, growing the love of our life. 🖤," the model captioned her photo of herself and husband Justin Ervin during their intimate maternity shoot.
The singer, who was expecting her first child with husband Alex Fine at the time, shared a behind-the-scenes photo from her pregnancy shoot, baring her bump in nothing but fishnet stockings and black heels. "When the shoot didn’t work out, but the BTS did," she wrote.
Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star stripped down to show off her budding bump shortly after confirming to PEOPLE on Sept. 11 that she is expecting her third child with husband Edwin Arroyave. In her caption, Mellencamp admitted to her fans that she spent "many years fixated" on criticizing various parts of her body, but is currently "loving the skin I am in and feeling damn proud about it."
Mitchell, who announced that she is due in late September/October, posted this topless throwback photo of her baby bump alongside the caption, "Throwback to when I thought this was having a bump... #notevenclose"
Graham showed off her baby bump while getting in some self-care. The model is expecting her first child with husband Justin Ervin.
On Mother's Day 2019, the mother of two posted a throwback photo of her baby bump, thanking her children for making her a mom.
She shared, "The best thing I’ve ever made are my babies. thank you for making me a mommy and changing my life forever."
The Vampire Diaries actress snapped this nude photo before giving birth to her daughter, Poppy, in July. She wrote, "I’m in awe of the female body. How it grows, changes and knows exactly what it needs to do. Proud of all the mama’s out there and excited to join the club."
The Orange Is the New Black actress is "still in awe" of her body.
The Dancing with the Stars pro got all oiled up with her "buttercup" at 33 weeks.
More bumps, the better! Nev Schulman's fiancée's optical illusion-inspired selfie was nothing short of admirable.
The Victoria's Secret model wore an extra-tiny bikini at 34 weeks, showing off daughter Dusty Rose (in utero) in a mirror snap.
Swanepoel got up close and personal, giving fans a better look at her burgeoning bump.
"My girl craved some Vitamin D," wrote Refaeli, captioning a bikini-clad selfie.
Kim Kardashian West
In an attempt to shut down haters, the reigning Queen of Selfies posted a nude pic of herself (and her baby bump!) on Instagram. "Everyone's body is different, every pregnancy is very different!" Kardashian West shared in her accompanying post. "I've learned to love my body at every stage!"
Known for her body-positive Instagram posts, Baldwin was no stranger to documenting her four pregnancy journeys on social media — regularly posting progress shots.