Pregnancy health Pregnancy Changes you don't expect in pregnancy From swollen feet to common infections, what every pregnant woman needs to know… 1 of Ad break Haywire hairOn the journey to motherhood, it’s normal for your hair to be affected because it’s changing along with the rest of your body. “Some women will notice subtle differences while others will have a dramatic new texture to their locks,” says Lee Stafford, celebrity hairdresser. If pregnancy is playing havoc with your hair learn how to tame your mane, and check out what colouring treatments are safe to use when expecting. Irritable infectionsAs a mum-to-be it’s important to look after yourself as you become more susceptible to certain infections and disorders. From the discomfort of cystitis to dealing with obstetric cholestasis, we give you all the essential information you need. Mood swingsUp one minute, down the next? As soon as you see that positive pregnancy test, your whole world changes, including your moods and emotions. “Your hormones go into overdrive in the first three months,” says Jane Munro, Midwife at the Royal College of Midwives. But it’s completely normal to feel moody or tearful, so don’t panic! Check out our top advice on how to ride the emotional rollercoaster. Skin problems As a mum-to-be your skin can change just as much as your body. In nine months you can experience everything from stretchmarks to darker nipples, varicose veins and even the appearance of a line on your tummy known as linea nigra. Give your skin some extra love and care with our super 5-step plan! Continue slideshow > Aches and painsFeeling bloomin' awful? If you're suffering with headaches, swollen feet or pelvic pain, follow our guide to the best drug-free ways to soothe pregnancy's minor aches. And if you're feeling tired, beat pregnancy fatique with some of our simple pick-me ups. By amanda pauley Comments Latest on MadeForMums Is it safe to cover your baby's pram with a blanket in hot weather? Eva Longoria bares her 8-month bump in nude illusion snaps 2018's celebrity babies - who gave birth this year? Which pregnant celebs are due in 2018?