Second Trimester of Pregnancy: Body Changes

You are now in your second trimester, which means goodbye to nausea, but hello to a long list of other things. As your baby grows, so does your body, and this means more than just your belly. ... read more »

Third Trimester of Pregnancy Guide

Get ready for the delivery! Big changes are taking place. ... read more »

Common Skin Changes During Pregnancy

There are a wide variety of skin changes and other uncomfortable beauty issues you may experience during pregnancy. Learn how to treat common pregnancy skin issues. ... read more »

Can I Use Acne Skin Care Products While Pregnant?

While pregnant moms may see an increase in acne during pregnancy, many prescription acne treatments are not considered safe during pregnancy. ... read more »

Are Psoriasis Treatments Safe During Pregnancy?

There are a few studies that have linked the hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy with psoriasis outbreaks. There are several factors that can be the cause of the psoriasis breakout and these are not limited to the change in hormones. ... read more »

What is Seborrheic Dermatitis?

Seborrheic dermatitis is also known as cradle cap in babies. Adults can also present with the dry, flaky skin associated with the condition. ... read more »

Facial Peels During Pregnancy - Safety and Precautions

Skin that is discolored or affected by acne during pregnancy due to pregnancy hormones can be smoothed with the use of a chemical facial peel which works by removing the outermost layers of skin. ... read more »

Topical Corticosteroids and Pregnancy Outcomes

  Researchers recently completed a study based on the population of the United Kingdom in an effort to find out whether topical corticosteroid use by pregnant women increased risk of negative pregnancy outcomes.  ... read more »

Ways to Take the "Labor" Out of Labor Day During Pregnancy

Being pregnant on a holiday can seem like a lot of work, both physically as well as emotionally. There are a few things you will want to think about to help make Labor Day easier on you. ... read more »

Facing it: Your Pregnancy Skin

Everyone's always talking about that radiant pregnancy glow. What they keep to themselves are other not-so-radiant skin changes that can happen during pregnancy. Here's our guide to three skin ailments no one's talking about. ... read more »

Is it Safe to Wear Perfume During Pregnancy?

For many women, perfume is a part of life. However, with all the different things women must be cautious of during pregnancy, you may be wondering if perfume is acceptable. ... read more »

What is a Pregnancy Mask aka Melasma?

Melasma causes the skin on the face to darken in certain areas and it’s often referred to as a “pregnancy mask.” Most commonly, the dark patches appear on the cheeks, upper lip or forehead. ... read more »

Is Roseola Harmful During Pregnancy?

Most young children get infected with roseola, but they are not diagnosed with it because they only have a fever and usually no rash. Once you are infected, you are immune for the rest of your life. ... read more »

What Are These Red Patches On My Face?

There are several common skin changes during pregnancy that can result in red patches on the skin. ... read more »

Chapped Lips During Pregnancy

One such sign is dry, cracked lips. If you’re not prone to chapped lips when not pregnant, there’s a really good chance this new condition was brought on by your thirsty baby. ... read more »

Pregnancy is a Natural Botox

No matter how much makeup you put on or how many family members tell you you’re “glowing,” you might feel less than you’re best. For that reason, many women who become pregnant wonder about Botox and collagen treatments during their pregnancy. ... read more »

10 Positive Pregnancy Changes in Women

There are a lot of changes that happen to us women during pregnancy. With how much we have to put up with in pregnancy, I thought it would be refreshing to focus on a few positive pregnancy changes that we get to experience. ... read more »

That Itchy Rash could be Benign

When most of us notice a skin rash in general, we panic. Many causes of rashes are serious and the itchy red patches are often only the beginning in a slew of upcoming symptoms. It is even easier to panic if you notice a skin rash during your pregnancy. ... read more »