‘Just paid for my placenta to be encapsulated!’ Teen Mom’s Kailyn Lowry reveals her plans for after baby’s birth
Reality television personalities are rarely shy and retiring types.
So it will come as no surprise to many that Teen Mom’s Kailyn Lowry has announced she will eat her baby’s placenta.
The pregnant 21-year-old gleefully announced the news to her almost 800,000 strong legion of Twitter follwers.
Food for thought: Pregnant Kailyn Lowry, here with son Issac, is planning to eat her placenta
Big announcement: The reality television personality made her fans’ day with the thrilling news
She wrote: ‘Just paid for my placenta to be encapsulated!’
But she admitted the baby’s father, her new husband, Javi Marroquin was not so keen on the idea, saying: ‘Javi’s iffy with it.
He says he won’t try it but I think he will!’
And while she will have surely thought following in Kim Kardashian’s footsteps was a shrewd move, it divided her fans.
Happy couple: Kailyn and her husband Javi Marroquin got married in a sea-themed wedding in 2012
A host of celebrities have taken to the bizarre practice, including Holly Madison and Tom Cruise.
Kailyn and her man have been regularly tweeting about their excitement in the run up to the baby’s birth, with Javi earlier this week posting a sonogram of their child from several months ago on their Instagram page, insisting the baby has ‘mommy’s legs.’