There are so many different options of hormonal birth control options out there, and a variety of reasons why around 62% of women of reproductive age use it.
Of course, most options are designed to prevent pregnancy, and that's a big factor most women consider when talking to their doctor about prescriptions like The Pill, an IUD, or the ring. But others find that their birth control helps with other medical issues, like weight gain and loss, acne struggles, and more.
In fact, for every reason why one woman would want to start on a birth control regimen, another woman has a reason why she doesn't feel that it's right for her.
While so many people rely on birth control in their everyday lives, it's not something many people – especially celebrities – go around talking about. Which is why we're rounding up some of your favorite stars who have spoken about the reasons why they personally feel birth control is important – or why they have or have not decided to use it themselves.
Click through the gallery to see which celebs have talked openly about birth control, and find out what they had to say on the topic.