Pregnancy brings many physical and mental changes in your body. Some sort of weird changes starts appearing such as skin problems, hair loss etc. So, you will feel that you are back to your teenage days when you used to get pimples and acne suddenly. Not only this, your itchy belly, sweaty skin and rashes will make you become annoyed. If you have already started getting skin problems, then do not worry, this is a common problem during your pregnancy phase. Hence, here we are discussing some of the most common skin problems you can face and their solutions. Hope this will help you to get rid of the problems. (Also Read: Common Pregnancy Discomforts And Their Solutions)
Your hormones are all out now. Many of the hormones are prone to react this time because of your pregnancy. It will bring to back to your school days when your skin was maturing by reacting breakouts, pimples etc. It might become crazy when appears. Few of them can bring white heads too. Always remember you have to control your fingers to pop them up. This time, just try some home remedies as it might not always be possible for you to go to a skin specialist. Lactic acid, tea tree oil or sulphur can be extremely beneficial to those stubborn ones.
Dryness and itchiness:
Along with the breakouts, you might start dealing with dryness and itchiness in the skin, especially in your baby bump. This problem is quite annoying because you always feel the urge of itching your belly. Also, your hands and feet will become dry. So, make sure you drink plenty of water so that your body gets the proper hydration and nourishment. Importantly do not forget to apply moisturiser on your skin. You can even use coconut oil to your belly as it is quite cool and hydrated oil. (Also Read: How To Get Rid Of Itchy Belly During Pregnancy)
Stretch marks and pregnancy both are like best friends. Your body is growing quickly. You are gaining weight gradually. So, get ready to welcome stretch marks. Most of the stretch marks will come on your belly, waist and thighs. Do not forget to use a gentle exfoliating moisturiser to your belly, breasts, stomach, waist and hips. There is no accurate prevention of stretch marks at this point. But you can at least try to make them appear less. However, there are plenty of good option to remove your stretch marks after pregnancy.
Do not get surprised if you get red, itchy skin along with rashes. This is one of the most common skin problems of pregnancy. You might get itching feel and hands suddenly. This happens because of cholestasis of pregnancy. But, do not forget to visit your doctor as he/she must tell you the exact reason of this building this problem. May be a blood test would be suggested. (Also Read: Strange Pregnancy Symptoms You May Not Know)