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22nd Feb 2021

Paloma Faith announces birth of baby after long battle with IVF

Melissa Carton

“Well I’m not pregnant anymore!”

Back in September musician Paloma Faith announced that she was pregnant after a long battle with IVF.

The Only Love Can Hurt Like This singer said that it had taken six rounds of IVF and that she would be taking it easy during her pregnancy as was high risk.

Last night Faith delighted fans and friends by announcing that she had given birth via her social media and we couldn’t be happier for her.

Faith shared two photos after her child’s birth via C-section along with this announcement;

“Pregnancy diary

Well I’m not pregnant anymore! I had a planned c section yesterday I’m in a lot of pain and didn’t sleep last night but it’s worth it to see and meet the new little cherub I have infront of me. It’s been about 30 hours and already I’m

Exhausted, sore and my nipples are on fire with a baby piranha that wants to kill me
On them every few hours but I am of course elated!

This baby couldn’t be more loved or wanted if she tried (yes I have two gals). I’m now going through the constant worry of bottle vs breast, last time I breast fed exclusively and I think it was too hard! I don’t know if I wana put myself through that this time….. but I’m trying anyway. And my nipples are on fire.

Lost a litre of blood and I’m in so much pain despite the pain killers.
The joy

Many friends of the mother-of-two were quick to congratulate her including fellow singer Rochelle Humes and presenter Laura Whitmore;

“Yes Mama!!!!! Proud of you! Congratulations”

“Congrats Wonder Woman.”

Faith is also mother her three-year-old daughter with partner Leyman Lahcine who we can only imagine is absolutely delighted to be a big sister.