My legs are soooo dark! She received more than 2, comments, many of them questioning whether it's safe for a pregnant woman to coat herself in chemicals for the sake of a sunny glow. I asked Ashley Roman, an ob-gyn at NYU's Langone Medical Center who specializes in high-risk and special-needs pregnancies, about the risks of sun-free tanning when you're expecting. It seems like everything is forbidden when you're pregnant—are sunless tanning lotions harmful, too? But we know that anything applied to the skin, including lotion or spray-tan liquid, can be absorbed into the body. And all sunless tanners include dihydroxyacetone, or DHA.
Tanning While Pregnant: Is It Dangerous?
Tanning While Pregnant: Is It Safe?
This is a question that I have been asked quite often, so I thought I would put together as much information as possible to put you at ease if you are pregnant and thinking about tanning. We cant all look like her royal highness Kate Middleton straight after giving birth, but there is trend for ladies now to look great directly after giving birth. Getting their brows and lashes done, taking makeup with them in their "emergency" bag and now, more than ever a cheeky wee spray tan before the big event. If you want to look your best for post push pics, but are unsure of the effects of tanning on your beautiful wee bump then this should answer your questions.
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