Maternitique owner Tara Bloom interviews herbalist Amy Paolinelli, the founder and formulator behind the unique 3Girls Holistic maternity skin care line, the newest line of organic skin care for pregnant and new mothers. They discuss herbal safety during pregnancy, post childbirth surprises and staying healthy during cold and flu season while pregnant.
New at Maternitique are two types of deodorant for pregnancy. One is a spray; the other a stick. Both are free of parabens, phthalates, BPA, propylene glycol and other petroleum products, as well as artificial fragrances to offer all-natural, all-day odor protection without worry for moms-to-be about hormonally disruptive or carcinogenic chemicals absorbing into your bloodstream.
Pregnant women get sunburned faster and 70% of pregnant women also develop hyperpigmentation, or dark spots on your face, shoulders and arms, from sun exposure during pregnancy. Learn more about your risk of hyperpigmentation and how to minimize the risk of skin damage from sun exposure during pregnancy.
know I'm not the only woman who has regrets after pregnancy about doing nothing
to prevent stretch marks. See what someone else said on Facebook and weigh in.
To find the products that will yield the best results for you, you need to know your skin type, which can change over the course of pregnancy. Learn yours now.
In addition to being annoying, dry skin during pregnancy is a sure sign that you're at risk for stretch marks. Learn how to treat dry skin gently and naturally.
The topic of stretch marks and pregnancy gets me quite riled. I really wish I could stop women from telling each other that there is nothing they can do to prevent this scarring.
You may know the pregnant bee logo but what you may not know about Tummy Honey is how many organic ingredients are in it and how thoughtful the formulas are.
My Pregnant Pause series is about taking 15 minutes a day to be mindful of and present with the changes pregnancy makes in your life. Today, the focus is skin.
Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers commonly develop stretch marks on their breasts. I did. Chalk it up as a lesson learned too late. Here's how to prevent them.
Learn how to effectively treat red or dark spots on your face that are leftover from acne breakouts. Safe suggestions for before, during and after pregnancy.
You know what stretch marks are. Or do you? Learn what stretch marks are, what causes them, who gets stretch marks and what you can--and can't--do about them.
I know a dozen acne treatments specifically formulated for safe use during pregnancy. Ten years ago, there were none! Find out what they are and why they exist.
Is it coincidence that as soon as your pregnancy test turns positive, your face begins to look like it did when you were a teenager? Could pregnancy cause acne?
It's the first official day of summer and warmer weather means it's time to adjust your skin care strategies to help prevent pregnancy acne and other issues.
Pretty Mommies is a three step facial care system safe for pregnant and nursing women and recommended by dermatologists for treating acne, hyperpigmentation, uneven skin tone and more. Read about how it works.
Knock out pregnancy acne safely with these brand-new natural skin clarifiers. I gave them the test, and have a review of both the clay mask and spot treatment.
There are new pregnancy products just arrived, some close on the horizon, and others that we won't see anymore. Here's what's going on with pregnancy products.
Although made to specifically target problem areas of pregnant skin, pregnancy skin care products are less toxic and healthier for your body before pregnancy.