Extreme: Skinny Celebrity Mums

VIBE – Friday 12 March, 7.30pm

The most hard-working bunch of broads in the business are back with a vengeance, dropping that post-baby bulge quicker than ever before.

Not even childbirth can stand in the way of the latest celebrity super-mums on a mission to snap back into shape. The relentless pressure to look perfect means finding new and more extreme ways to shift post-pregnancy fat before the bulge starts making bigger headlines than the celebs themselves. As this worrying and dangerous trend of post pregnancy weight loss shows no sign of stopping we’ll uncover the extreme lengths to which our celeb mums will go to in order to shed the pounds. Not only will we look at how these women should look after giving birth, we’ll also calculate “£ for lb” how much money these skinny mums have made by going back to work early.

VIBE – Thursday 11 March, 7.30pm

Charting some of the most extreme cases of post-pregnancy weight loss the world has ever seen, this fascinating documentary looks at how they are doing it, why are they doing it, and uncovers the bizarre exercise regimes and secret diets behind some of the best loved stars.

Heidi Klum, Victoria Beckham and Madonna all shrank back to their original sizes (and smaller!) within weeks of giving birth. But in the weight-obsessed showbiz world, are these high profile mums putting themselves in danger? Some of these celebrity mummies let nothing stand in the way of work, not even childbirth. Barely eating anything, these workaholic celebrity mummies are back to work within hours of giving birth.

In a new twist, a real-life mum puts some of these strange regimes into practice to see whether they really work and what effects such dramatic weight loss has on the body. In between these observations, top nutritionists, as well as childbirth experts and other celebrities, seek to explain the frightening implications of drastic weight loss and give their views on this increasingly familiar phenomenon sweeping celebrity motherhood.