Celebrity Stories

Famous People Who Have Used Hypnosis 

Celebrities who have used hypnosis for weight loss:

  •     Orlando Bloom was so hooked on chocolate as a child, his mother called in a hypnotist to help him shape up.
  •     Lily Allen (singer)
  •     Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York (former member of the British Royal family)
  •     Sophie Dahl (model)
  •     Geri Halliwell (singer)
  •     Chuck Clausen (former coach of the Philadelphia Eagles)

 Celebrities who’ve used hypnosis for career success:

  • Steve Hooker of Australia won the 2008 Gold Medal in Pole Vaulting after his hypnotist helped him to visualize his success.
  •     Tiger Woods‘ mental coach hypnotizes him to block out distractions and focus on the golf course.
  •     Jimmy Connors is said to have used hypnosis techniques to practice his winning strokes prior to the US Open Championship.
  •     Kevin McBride, the celebrated Irish heavyweight boxing champion summons his hypnotist before every game, to get into the right frame of mind.
  •     Championship golfer Jack Nicklaus lauded hypnotherapy and visualization techniques as the sole reason for his improved concentration.
  •     Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud developed modern psychiatry as a result of learning about and practicing hypnosis.
  •     Mozart (1756-91) apparently composed the famous opera “Cosi fan tutte” while hypnotized.
  •     Albert Einstein (1879-1955) physicist – was known to have his hypnosis sessions every afternoon. His theory of relativity came to him during one of these sessions. He also used trance states to develop his ideas.
  •     Lord Tennyson Alfred (1809-92) wrote complete poems while hypnotized.
  •     Rachmaninov (1873-1943) reputedly composed one of his concertos following a post-hypnotic suggestion.

 Celebrities who’ve used hypnosis for personal development: 




Celebrities who recommend hypnosis for childbirth:

  Gisele Bundchen used hypnosis for birth!

Jessica Alba used hypnobirthing a self-hypnosis technique to give birth to her first child.