Pregnancy seems to be in vogue these days—even the royals will have their hands full soon with Kate Middleton and Prince William’s little one. As a new mom, I know that my skin went through so many changes during those nine months and even beyond. I definitely know that taking great care of yourself while you are expecting is not only smart, it’s healthy too.
With hormones changing as rapidly as the weather in New England, you’ll be hard pressed to pinpoint a precise skin issue during pregnancy; they can range anywhere from extremely dry skin to swollen ankles, and every major issue in between. Here are some products pregnant women can use to pamper themselves every day, without worry
Pregnancy can be a beautiful time of a woman’s life: it is a very special nine months when women are often blessed with glowing skin. If you’re expecting, or know someone who is, you’ve probably observed a soft, radiant “pregnant glow.”
Unfortunately, pregnancy also can mean a host of skincare issues, including dry, itchy skin and scalp, and for some women—acne. You can blame it on the hormones, after all, you have another life growing inside you, with his or her own set of hormones. Many women have said that pregnancy either gave them glowing, clearer skin (if the hormones jive well with your body), or terrible breakouts (if the baby has a different set of hormones and they don’t agr