Clueless star, Alicia Silverstone, has come under serious fire this week after she revealing one of her slightly more questionable parenting techniques.

Keep scrolling for the full story, and to find out why the internet is so divided on her controversial decision...

Alicia Silverstone is the latest actress to face the heat of the internet.

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Alicia, forty-three, has received an awful lot of backlash this week after she admitted to a rather peculiar parenting move. But first, let's start from the beginning.

Most of us will recognize Alicia from the hit '90s chick-flick, Clueless.

Aged only eighteen, the actress found her big break with the movie, where she played the role of shallow, rich, yet kind-hearted Cher.

The movie was a roaring success...

And, to this day, it still remains as one of the most iconic and well-known chick-flicks from the 1990s.

Alicia was catapulted into unprecedented levels of fame as a result of the movie's success...

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Which she admits, now, was a lot to deal with as a young woman.

Looking back on her new-found fame, Alicia recognizes that it was all very overwhelming.

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Speaking to The Guardian earlier this year, Alicia recalled, “I was so overwhelmed by being famous because I was such a young girl and it was never really my intention."

However, as a result, Alicia found herself becoming steadily more isolated.

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“It was really just extreme how I was being talked to and talked about," she says. “I think I just got really turned off by it."

The young woman didn't have many friends in the industry...

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And, in a Rolling Stone interview at the time, she noted, “they say there’s a young Hollywood out there, but I’m not part of it"

Following on from her Clueless success, the actress embarked upon a number of other high profile projects...

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And, at the height of her fame, she was handed a rare multimillion-dollar, 3-year first-look deal by Columbia with her production company attached. For a woman of such a young age, this was staggering.

But, as she got older, she began to gradually fall out of love with acting.

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“I stopped loving acting for a very long time," she admitted, adding that it was a role in a David Mamet play that reinvigorated her. “My body was just like, this is what I’m meant to do, I love it so much, I need to find a way to do both, to be able to be an actress and be an activist at the same time so that’s what I did."

And, these days, Alicia dedicates her life to something much different.

Though she still performs on and off-screen, Alicia's passions lay within veganism and animal rights, and writing.

Veganism, in particular, have become a real passion for the actress.

She regularly uses her Instagram account to remind her followers of the cruelty involved with the meat industry and has even starred in many ads and campaigns for the animal rights group, PETA.

And, on top of all that...

She is now a devoted parent.

The actress welcomed her son, Bear, into the world in 2011.

Though she separated from his father, Christopher Jarecki, in 2018, the pair still co-parent together. “We ask Bear where he wants to be. But then I started to wonder if that was too much pressure." She explained on Today last month. "So, I checked in with him and he said, ‘I love that I get to decide.’ We both have different perks!"

But, as most celebrities do...

Alicia has faced a considerable amount of backlash about her parenting decisions throughout the years.

Firstly, Alicia is raising Bear, 9, as a vegan.

The actress has admitted that Bear lives off a vegan diet and has even said that she never has to discipline him because of it. As most of you will know, the decision to raise a child on a vegan diet is a controversial one, with many health specialists saying it can cause long term damage to their developing bodies.

But Alicia claims that he is so well behaved because of his plant-based diet.

On his behavior, she explained, “We just can talk like that because he’s not feeling crazy. When [kids] feel bad, when they eat unhealthy food and they don’t feel good, then they don’t act good. Same as us."

And, just when you thought the actresses parenting decisions couldn't get any more controversial...

She then comes out with another revelation about his upbringing.

In a recent interview about her and her son's lockdown, Alicia admitted something a little unusual...

She revealed that she and Bear still bathe together.

In the interview, the actress began by discussing the things her and her son have been doing in their quality time together during lockdown.

And this included activities such as dancing and bouncing on a trampoline and jumping rope.

But then, she suddenly admitted that their bath-time routines have changed a little.

“My son and I take baths together, and when he’s not with me, I take a bath and that really feels nourishing and comforting," the actress told The New York Times.

Of course, Alicia has received a ton of backlash for her decision.

On Facebook user wrote, "getting a shower with them at that age is not appropriate or acceptable especially a mother with a son or a father with a daughter," while another went as far to say, "I recommend that she seek out a professional to help her out with this issue, not only for herself, but for her child's sanity as well."

Many think that Bear is too old to still be bathing with his mom...

"No. My son is also 9 and while there’s nothing wrong with the body, there is a need for privacy."

Alicia is yet to respond to the backlash.

But she isn't the only vegan parent to come under fire. Keep scrolling to read about the plant-based mom who makes "sperm smoothies"...