Pregnancy Skin

Pregnancy Month 5: Week 21 – Week 24

Congratulations – you’re halfway there. Find out what to expect in month 5 of pregnancy.   Pregnancy month 5: week 21 – week 24 What’s happening to your body in month 5? You’re still in the stage of pregnancy that many expectant mums enjoy. With any luck, your face will have that healthy mum-to-be ‘glow’ […]

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Pregnancy Month 6: Week 25 – Week 29

What to expect as you go into the third trimester of pregnancy.   Pregnancy month 6: week 25 – week 29  What’s happening to your body in month 6? It’s goodbye to the more comfortable stage of pregnancy in month 6. You’re likely to get a few aches and pains, including heartburn which happens because […]

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Skin Changes During Pregnancy

A lot of big changes happen to your skin when you are pregnant. Not all women experience these changes, every pregnancy is different but here are a few pregnancy skin changes to look out for and be aware of.   Skin Changes in Trimester 1 One of the first signs of pregnancy can be your skin turning […]

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Changes During Pregnancy – First Trimester

A full term pregnancy goes through three trimesters: The first trimester occurs between 1 and 13 weeks, the second between 14 and 26 weeks and the final trimester from week 27 until birth.  During this period, women experience hormonal changes that affect almost all their organs.  Some changes may start from the onset of pregnancy […]

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Changes During Pregnancy – Second Trimester

In the first article of the series, we cataloged some of the changes pregnant women go through within the first quarter of pregnancy, called First Trimester. In this article, we will spend some time to shed more light on the changes and adaptation during the Second Trimester.   Second Trimester Most women find the second […]

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Changes During Pregnancy – Third Trimester

By this time, we believe you have come to appreciate the changes and adaptation during the first and second trimesters, so now let’s look at the third trimester. If you would recall, we talked about hormonal changes, breast and nipple enlargement, dietary changes and other pregnancy related issues in the first trimester. We also spent […]

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