• The best skincare products for pregnancy
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    Real Moms Share Their Best Pregnancy Skincare Tips
    Editor's Note: This article contains Amazon affiliate links. That means we get a small commission if you click on a link to Amazon from our site and buy the product we feature. Before I got pregnant with my first, I'd heard tons of women rave ab...
    Laurie Mega
  • trendy summer hairstyles
    Skin, Hair and Nails
    4 Trendy Summer Hairstyles for Moms and Kids
    School is officially out and that means plenty of time spent outdoors in the summertime heat. One thing about summer is that there's better no way to cramp your fun than having your hair constantly falling in your face and making you feel sticky ...
    Rebecca Desfosse
  • Pregnancy Side Effects to Skin, Hair, and Nails
    Skin, Hair and Nails
    Changes to Skin, Hair, and Nails During Pregnancy
    Many women look and feel better than ever during pregnancy, while those less fortunate report that there is a downturn in their appearance. However pregnancy affects you, the changes will be temporary and you'll be back to your normal self soon a...
  • ultrasound of human fetus 32 weeks and 2 days
    Week 33 of Pregnancy
    You are 32 Weeks and 2 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayDuring this week your baby's fingernails have become fully developed and now approach the tips of the fingers. Bathed in amniotic fluid, the nails are kept very soft: it's only after birth that your baby might tend to scratch and n...
  • ultrasound of human fetus at 17 weeks exactly
    Week 17 of Pregnancy
    You are 17 Weeks Exactly Pregnant
    Your baby todayEvery part of your baby has an enhanced blood supply bringing nutrients for growth. Blood vessels are easy to see on scans because the skin is still quite transparent, with little fat yet deposited beneath the skin. ...
  • ultrasound of human fetus at 12 weeks and 6 days
    Week 13 of Pregnancy
    You are 12 Weeks and 6 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayThe developing eyes are now facing forward and the baby's right ear can also be seen here. Your baby spends most of the time in a curled position, often with legs crossed, and hands close to the face. ...
  • Pregnancy Stretch Marks
    Stretch Marks
    Stretch Marks from Pregnancy
    Stretch Marks from Pregnancy Pregnancy Facts A dermatologist can treat any stretch marks that remain after a birth. Some doctors use topical prescription treatments that contain formulations such as glycolic acid. A recent study found that Reton...
  • Changes to Your Skin During Pregnancy
    Skin, Hair and Nails
    Skin Changes During Pregnancy
    Because skin is the body's largest organ, it's probably no surprise that it can be drastically affected by your pregnancy. Here are some of the most common skin changes that happen during pregnancy. Increased Pigmentation and Vascular Spiders Y...
  • Hair Growth During Pregnancy
    Skin, Hair and Nails
    Hair Changes During Pregnancy
    Hair Changes During Pregnancy Daddy Alert! This is not a good time to test your partner's sense of humor. A woman who has always been quick to laugh at herself will surprise you with a wailing retreat from the room if you dare mention the fac...