Alyssa Milano: Why I Share My Breastfeeding Photos on Social Media

“It’s not that I’m trying to be very outspoken about breastfeeding, it’s that it’s a very special moment in my life,” she tells PEOPLE

Instagram Now Allows Photos of Women Breastfeeding

It’s a great day for proud nursing mothers everywhere.

Following a backlash from users and celebrities like Alyssa Milano, Instagram announced on Friday that it will no longer censor breastfeeding photos.

The social media platform clarified in its updated community guidelines that “photos of post-mastectomy scarring and women actively breastfeeding are allowed.”

Alyssa Milano Says Breastmilk 'Is Nothing Short of a Miracle'

“I realize there are much larger issues going on in the world. And I don’t want to turn this into a bigger issue than it is but I will say this … breastfeeding my children has been one of the greatest joys of my life,” she tells PEOPLE in a statement

Alyssa Milano 'Not Okay' After Breast Milk Is Confiscated at Airport

“@HeathrowAirport just took my pumped breast milk away. 10 ounces. Gone. Not okay,” Milano, 42, Tweeted

Alyssa Milano: 'I Love My Stretch Marks'

Alyssa Milano Shares Sweet Breastfeeding Pic Before Appearing on The Talk

The mother of two is a proud supporter of breastfeeding

Jennifer Esposito Joins the Cast of Mistresses

There’s a new mistress in town.

Jennifer Esposito has officially joined the cast of Mistresses for the ABC drama’s third season, PEOPLE has confirmed.

Alyssa Milano: Two Kids Is the 'Same Amount of Hard'

“It’s pretty great. I think I was a little nervous that it was going to be harder,” Milano told PEOPLE.

Celebrate 25 Years of The Little Mermaid with 25 Things Even Superfans May Not Know

The Little Mermaid, the movie that launched Disney’s animated renaissance, premiered 25 years ago this Nov. 15. That might seem hard to believe for those of us who caught it in theaters, but we’ve had a quarter-century of snarfblats and dinglehoppers since then.

In honor of the film’s silver anniversary, we’re presenting a list of things that you might not know about The Little Mermaid, even if you were one of those kids who wore out your VHS copy.

Alyssa Milano Introduces Daughter Elizabella Dylan

The actress introduced her daughter Elizabella Dylan on Monday by sharing a sweet snapshot of her baby girl breastfeeding