The main question that arises in the selection of cosmetics for pregnant women - whether it is safe for the unborn baby? Many women during pregnancy, try to limit the use of cosmetics that do not harm the baby. Below we talk about what kind of cosmetics and beauty treatments during pregnancy can be used safely, but from what should be abandoned.
Creams and lotions for tanning
Most experts are inclined to conclude that the cosmetics for tanning safe for pregnant women. In addition, they help to enhance the sense of their own attractiveness - it is not enough for many expectant mothers. However, some women during pregnancy are odor-tanning is very unpleasant - even if previously used them without any problems - and do not use them only for this reason. If, after using tanning you show any signs of allergic reaction as soon as possible, consult a physician.
Waxing is safe for pregnant women, but due to the effects of hormones in this period, it causes more pain than usual. If you are relatively easy to bear the pain, you can continue to do waxing
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during pregnancy. Keep an eye on the condition of the skin after the procedure - hair removal in pregnant women can cause a significant damage to the small blood vessels than normal.
Moisturizing creams are safe for pregnant women and their needs. Regular moisturizing the skin is not only the face but also the entire body, allowing the skin to remain supple and reduce the risk of stretch marks.
Most of the makeup is safe for pregnant women. It is recommended to minimize the use of cosmetics, which consists of substances that eliminate the signs of aging.
Chemical products for hair removal
The safety of these funds for pregnant women is questionable. Some doctors believe that they can not be absorbed into the skin and can therefore be considered safe. The other concern is that the effect of these cosmetics are not well studied to draw conclusions about their safety.
Chemical hair dye
Most experts believe at this time that during pregnancy it is safe to do highlights in the hair, as this paint is not in contact with the scalp. According to some studies, chemical hair dyes contain substances that could potentially lead to birth defects in the child. However, to cause such effects, the body must penetrate very high doses of the substance that the hair color
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unlikely. However, if you want to dye your hair, it is better to do so after the end of the first trimester, when the risk of birth defects is significantly reduced.
Doctors consider it unlikely that Botox, which is injected under the skin, can get into the bloodstream and harm the baby. However, Botox is a toxin and procedures, during which it applies, we strongly recommend that you wait until the end of pregnancy.
Roaccutane or retinoic acid - a prescription for the treatment of acne. They contain substances lead to birth defects, including mental retardation and heart defects
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. If pregnancy occurred during use of cosmetic products, especially need to pass a thorough medical examination. Start taking them during pregnancy is prohibited.
Anti-aging cosmetics containing high doses of vitamin A
Excess vitamin A may also facilitate the development of birth defects. When choosing anti wrinkle cream carefully study its composition. If you have any doubts about its safety, consult your doctor.
Wraps are designed to combat cellulite
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or other cosmetic defects, can cause dehydration, which significantly increases the risk of premature birth. In addition, overheating of the body increases the chances of neural tube defects.
The basic rule of selection of cosmetics for pregnant women: If there is any doubt as to its security better once again to call the doctor, what harm an unborn baby.
Minimize the tonal foundation
During pregnancy, the skin is particularly sensitive, and her reaction to cosmetics are difficult to predict. To prevent clogging of the pores of the skin, try to minimize the use of tonal foundation and powder. Instead, pay more attention to moisturizing and exfoliation - and your skin will acquire a natural healthy glow.
Lengthen eyelashes to highlight your eyes
Are you tired of sunken eyes and dark circles under them? Unfortunately, this problem sooner or later faces every pregnant woman. To highlight the eyes and make the eyes look really attractive and nip the lashes tweezers for bending lashes and then apply a thin coat of waterproof mascara. Transparent gel mascara separates lashes perfectly, it is ideal for those women who are part of the third eye, or has an increased sensitivity to the carcass.
Designate an evening make-up with the help of eyeliner
Eyeliner or eye pencil - an excellent cosmetic product that easily fits in a purse, and a woman can transform beyond recognition. If you had a hard day and night has yet to see any action, but you do not want to make a full evening make-up, sufficient to carry on the edge of the upper eyelid thin contour eyeliner or eyeliner and refresh mascara on the lashes, and in the evening to supplement makeup circuit on the edge of the lower eyelid.
Use lip balm, lipstick to fix the color and soften
Constant snacking and drinking plenty of fluids - these are everyday realities of life of the future mother. To preserve the freshness of lipstick when it is dry, apply a lip balm. Lip balm will make a glossy lipstick shade and gentle, so even when erased or smeared lipstick (for example, after a meal), it will be less noticeable.
Try to use fresh flavors
In pregnant women, acute sense of smell. The aroma that seemed fantastic in the store, the next day can cause nausea future moms. To avoid this, use natural and fresh flavors, and a heavy sweet smell for a while forget. Perfume Spray replace perfumed lotion or body oil.
Do not part with a manicure set
In the period of pregnancy is not recommended to use toxic nail polish, but to preserve the beauty of nails can and without lacquer, only need to always have on hand the necessary tools. A pair of nail clipper and nail file with means for cleaning the nails will help to preserve the purity, health and beauty nails.