Pregnancy changes a woman’s body in different ways. You might be spotting the perfect glow on the outside, but some days, due to those pregnancy symptoms you might feel pretty crummy on the inside. Growing a baby can mean morning sickness, swelling, mood swings, backaches, and a host of other discomforts, which affect your skin as well.
There are different opinions on what is and what isn’t safe for a pregnant woman because one specific treatment might not be effective for others. It totally depends on the individual. However, there are few problems which are mostly common for pregnant women. Here are some wonderful safe beauty treatments for you to pamper yourself during pregnancy.
During pregnancy, you might feel that your hair gets either too oily or dry and hence it might look dull and frizzy. Always make sure that you don’t wash your hair too often and use a shampoo and conditioner that suits your hair. If you are planning to colour your hair, always go for highlights so that the chemicals do not come in contact with your scalp and affect both your hair and health.
Massages during pregnancy is a must for you. Massages is the perfect way to get rid of those pregnancy aches and pains which helps you to relax. But you should make sure that your masseuse is a certified prenatal therapist. When you book your appointment, tell the masseuse that you’re pregnant so she can suggest and give you the appropriate massage.
You can go for manicures and pedicures during pregnancy. But we very sure that all the tools are clean and well kept because there are chances of being infected.
Your skin is likely to be more sensitive during pregnancy. Always go for all-natural facial if possible. Also, be careful about getting a facial with retinoids, which should never be used during pregnancy. It is advisable to ask for a product test on your skin before choosing the facial cream and the kind of facial.
The best way to take care of yourself during this time is the food you eat. Always choose a healthy option and go for lots of fruits and juices. Having a healthy diet will help you stay healthy and fit. If you have any questions about what is and isn’t safe for you and your baby, you can always ask your doctor.