After having her first child, Silvana Lovin is eager to get back to work.
The model, signed with Australian agency Vivien’s Management, is already back in a bikini – and looking slimmer than ever.
The 29-year-old wife of tennis great Mark Philippoussis, who gave birth to the couple’s first child in February, shared a series of shots of herself in a swimsuit to Instagram on Wednesday.
She had a baby? Wife of Australian tennis great Mark Philippoussis, Silvana Lovin, has revealed she’s back in shape after giving birth to the couple’s first child in February
Ready for her close-up: The Romanian-born beauty, 29, shared the photos on her Instagram account, explaining they were new polaroid shots for her modeling portfolio
Her slender legs and flat stomach in full view, the Romania-born beauty who grew up in Melbourne explained the shots were new polaroids for her modeling portfolio – and that she’d worked hard to get in shape for the shoot.
‘Glad all the late night workouts paid off,’ she wrote below the picture, in response to friends that shared amazement at her slim figure.
welcomed son Nicholas Emanuel Philippoussis into the world on February 3, around five months after she married Mark in September.
The two dated 18 months before tying the knot.
Hard work: The 29-year-old explained said she was happy that the many late night workout sessions had paid off
Not so serious: While some of the shots were more posed, Silvana wasn’t afraid to break out into a smile in one more relaxed image
The couple who are now based in San Diego in the US, try to come back to Australia as often as possible.
In sad news for the striking beauty, earlier this month she announced that her father had passed away.
It appears she may have been on her way from Los Angeles to Melbourne to visit her father when she found out.
Sound asleep: Mark posted a photo of Silvana and their son Nicholas sleeping beside each other to Instagram
Former athlete Mark is now in the fashion business after launching his Phlip Apparel label.
The 37-year-old had been engaged twice before meeting Silvana, first to Alexis Barbara in 2006 and later to American actress Jennifer Esposito in 2009.
Though the couple often visit their homeland of Australia, their permanent base is San Diego.
Father and son: Silvana shared a sweet snap of her tennis great husband and their son Nicholas to Instagram.