1. Princess Kate looks immaculate just 10 hours after giving birth

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After the Duchess of Cambridge came out from the hospital looking immaculate, just hours after giving birth on May 2015 – mothers took to social media to share their disbelief.

Kate stepped out of the Lindo Wing of St. Mary’s Hospital with her new baby and husband, Prince William, wearing a stylish floral dress with her hair curled into her trademark loose waves. She looked remarkably fresh.

Hundreds were prompted to ask “how does she do it” after pictures of Kate wearing an elegant Jenny Packham dress, emerged.

2. Controversial lingerie model Sarah Stage flaunts her impressive six-pack three weeks after giving birth

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Model Sarah Stage created a bit of a controversy when in May 2015, she shared a photo of herself flaunting her six-pack in a barely-there bikini less than a month after giving birth to her son.

Earlier the 30-year-old from Los Angeles became an internet sensation after she documented her pregnancy with a string of sexy selfies featuring her seemingly rock hard abs. Less than a week after giving birth to a healthy baby boy named James Hunter on April 14, 2015, Sarah was back to snapping lingerie shots

3. Footballer’s wife sparks outrage in Norway after posting picture of her perfect flat stomach four days after giving birth

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In 2013 Norwegian footballer’s wife Caroline Berg Eriksen posted a PHOTO of her washboard stomach on the internet – just four days after giving birth. It sparked outrage across the world.

Caroline posted a selfie to her Instagram profile as she posed in front of a mirror in her underwear. The image clearly shows her six pack abs and toned thighs

4. Russian supermodel Elena Perminova strips off for Vogue Russia two months after giving birth

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Russian supermodel Elena Perminova showed the world that she’s not like normal people — when she stripped off for Vogue Russia, two months after giving birth to reveal a stunning post-pregnancy figure.

Her pictures kicked off an online debate with some saying that Perminova was promoting a lifestyle that was unrealistic for new mothers. 28-year-old Elena, wife of Russian millionaire businessman Alexander Lebedev began a hardcore 7-day-a-week exercise regime a mere two weeks after having her baby by caesarian in 2014.

5. Trainer and nutritionist posts controversial 6-pack abs to Instagram

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A U.K.-based nutritionist and trainer had to face an internet backlash after posting a photo showing off her tight abs. The PHOTO, posted to her Instagram account in February 2014, shows Abby Pell, 33, lifting up her shirt to expose her toned tummy. Her six-year-old daughter Bella, stands beside her with her mouth agape. The text next to the photo reads, “I have a kid, a six pack and no excuse.”

Some people commenting on the post accused Pell of fat-shaming. She later explained that her intentions were to inspire.

6. Model receives backlash after posting remarkable selfie a month after giving birth

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A body-shaming firestorm erupted after Erin McNaught. Australian model, actress and television personality posted her post-partum selfie on Instagram. She’s the one who got Jessica Alba and Halle Berry back in shape after their first children.

She showed off her bikini-clad body by posting a photo of herself in a mirror image. Many people attacked her speedy slim down with comments like “If you’re a new mum and this is what’s important to you, you’re doing it wrong.” “#priorities,” and “Did she have a surrogate?”

7. Business woman poses for controversial fitness ad

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“What’s your excuse?” asked Maria Kang in her new fitness ad. In the ad Kang, 32, is seen with her three sons – wearing tummy-baring workout gear. The motive behind the mom of 3 baring her toned abs was — to promote her fitness business.

The controversial ad prompted over 16,000 Facebook commenters to sound off on whether the image was meant to be inspirational or a body-shaming dig to moms who don’t have Maria’s six-pack abs.

8. Bodybuilder shocks the world with her pre and post baby weightlifting photos

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U.S. bodybuilder Lea-Ann Ellison sparked a backlash after she posted pictures of herself lifting weights just two weeks before her due date. Later she posted new snaps of her working out in the gym with her son, showing her post-baby figure.

Some mothers were outraged by her claims while others supported her post-baby body by taking to Twitter and Facebook.