Sharna Burgess explains why she ate her own placenta after giving birth to her son
Sharna Burgess maybe in a contest for the most devoted mother! The Dancing with the stars pro, 37, recently revealed she is digesting her ‘processed’ placenta to help with her recovery from welcomes her first child with Brian Austin Green. During an Instagram Live Q&A session on Wednesday, July 27, Sharna detailed the decision after a pregnant fan asked for more information about the “placenta pill”.
“I highly recommend this,” replied Sharna, following Daily mail. “So I had our baby nurse, who is also the doula, picked up my placenta. She processed my placenta in whatever way it needed to be and capsuled it for me.” She went on to say that she takes two pills a day “as a vitamin.” “It is said to help with hormone balance, milk production, PPD prevention and recovery all around,” she continues. “My only testimony that I can give is that my recovery has been amazing and my mood and milk supply have been positive all this time.”
IG Live came a few hours before Sharna shared a photo of her C-section scar and a lengthy message about how “scary” the choice of a surprise birth was for the welcoming new mom. boy. Zane with Brian on June 28. “I wasn’t expecting a C part,” she wrote. “I don’t necessarily plan to have a baby but even my laid-back approach has been tested when we say this is the safest option. In that moment it was scary, even on the table it was scary. But Zane has arrived healthy and happy and that has always been a priority.”
At the beginning of February, Sharna and Brian revealed that they were expecting first child together. An EXCLUSIVE source tells HollywoodLife that Sharna always knew that she wanted to be a mother. “She absolutely adores the boys and loves to see what a great dad Brian is to them,” the insider added. “That’s one of the reasons she feels so lucky because she knows he’ll be a great role model for their child.” The source went on to say that the dancer “loves every moment of this process and can’t wait to start the next chapter with her family.”