Becoming a mother after turning 40 is not always easy: the body responds in different ways to this challenge, the psychological state is radically different... But don't despair! These celebrities teach us that it is possible to break the taboo and raise healthy and happy children at this stage of life.
Halle Berry was 41 when she first became a mother. Nahla Ariela's father is model Gabriel Aubry. The actress gave birth to her second child, Maceo, at the age of 47. The boy's father is French actor Olivier Martínez.
The actress adopted Connor and Isabella when she was still married to Tom Cruise. At 41, Nicole and her husband Keith Urban welcomed her daughter Sunday Rose.
The actress went through some difficulties getting pregnant, but at the age of 41 she was blessed with the arrival of her daughter, Valentina Paloma.
The pop star gave birth to twins Monroe and Moroccan at the age of 41. Her father is rapper Nick Cannon. Her pregnancy was quite complicated as the singer suffered from pre-eclampsia (dangerously high blood pressure) and gestational diabetes. Finally, she needed a cesarean section to deliver the twins.
Married to actor Ryan Gosling, she had her first daughter, Esmeralda, at the age of 40. Little Amada would arrive two years later.
The actress and her husband Bart Freundlich had her daughter, Liv, when Julianne Moore was 41 years old.