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Acne From Pregnancy

  1. Jessie Jatz profile image53
    Jessie Jatzposted 8 years ago

    Anyone care to talk about Acne in Women? I have read a lot about how some women get Acne when they are pregnant... Can anyone validate that?

  2. Pearldiver profile image80
    Pearldiverposted 8 years ago

    Partners with Zits? yikes

  3. neysajasper profile image56
    neysajasperposted 8 years ago

    HArmonal imbalance can bethebiggest cause of acne in pregnant women..

  4. tina frank profile image51
    tina frankposted 8 years ago

    Jessie, it's true.
    Due to reasons of hormone, emotion pregnant women may have this issue.
    1. Often wash your face with warm water, if doctor allows, try surfur soap.
    2. No hot food, less oil intake, and more fruit and vegetable.

    You will have a good baby and a nicer face.

  5. Jessie Jatz profile image53
    Jessie Jatzposted 8 years ago

    Thanks - Good advice Tina and thanks.  Just to clarify though, this was a research question hehe.  Any pregnant women, who have suffered, feel free to share your stories (and remedies).

  6. Ivorwen profile image72
    Ivorwenposted 8 years ago

    Usually, my skin was clear when I was pregnant, because the hormones were fairly steady, compared to the fluctuation during a normal month.

    1. kirstenblog profile image76
      kirstenblogposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This is what I have heard about pregnancy in relation to skin appearance. I have not had the pleasure of being pregnant yet but my skin has always had acne problems to some extent and have had people tell me that when I have a baby I will probably find I have great skin and hair!