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03/06/2013 at 04:50
Are pregnant women more likely to burn in the sun? I never usually burn but yesterday I was in the garden for a hour and now im bright red!! My face is the worst and I have sunglasses marks which are really embarrassing but everything down to my hands are now pink! looks like I'll be sharing my son's factor 50 for a while!
Any tips on reducing redness (especially on the face) would be greatly appreciated!! Xx
03/06/2013 at 08:52
Hi Brunette Mummy, your skin is more sensitive whilst you're pregnant so yes you will be more responsive to the sun. Vinegar will soothe sunburn (though you smell like fish & chips!!!) & sudocrem is another aid. If you have any bronzing powder it'll help reduce the 'glowing red'.
03/06/2013 at 17:02
Thanks, I think ill try the sudocrem as I don't fancy smelling like vinegar lol can't believe I've burnt I was only out for an hour. I will try the bronzer also any things got to be better than bright red!! Xx
04/07/2013 at 10:10
thanx for you advice i am 6 weeks was in the sun 10 mins all day due to the rain and got my face so badly burnt at work today they sent me home thanx again
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