Kourtney Kardashian Considering Water Birth: What Is It and What Other Celebs Have Done It? (PHOTOS)

Kourtney Kardashian may be thinking of delivering her second child -- a girl -- using a birthing pool.

But she's actually not the first celeb to have delivered a water birth!

Recently, the 33-year-old Keeping Up with the Kardashians star got the internet buzzing when she sent out a crypic tweet about water births. Though she later clarified that she was merely learning about the procedure in preparation for the birth of she and partner Scott Disick's second child, it nonetheless sparked interest in the subject.

Who in Hollywood has delivered their kid in a birthing pool and -- more importantly -- what exactly is a water birth?

From supermodel Gisele Bundchen to Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson, many celebrity moms have opted to give birth this way.

Water birth is the process of giving birth in a tub of warm water.

Reportedly, birthing a baby into water creates a gentler environment for a child who has spent nine months in its mother's amniotic fluid sac. While some women choose to labor in the water and get out for delivery, few pregnant moms opt to stay in the water for the actual birth.

Check out more celebrity moms who have opted for this method in the gallery above.

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Water births aren't just happening in the homes of Hollywood celebs. It has even been featured in Jennifer Lopez's The Backip Plan!



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  • Courtney Puzzo
    Courtney Puzzo

    it's not dangerous if you've had an uncomplicated pregnancy and have an experience Duola helping you. Vanessa Redgrave did it in 1969 after two previous hospital births without complication and her son Carlo is perfectly fine. some celebs who have wanted water births weren't able to have them due to complications like a breech baby or pre-eclampsia so a c-section was the only option.

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  • Nicole

    That's so risky without the medical equipment and actual doctor! But it's purely the mother's choice I guess.

  • Jane Hayes
    Jane Hayes

    cute baby!!

  • z

    omg Giselle's baby is super adorable!!!