Answer: Hello dear. Congratualtions on ur pregnancy. Skin problems are quite common during pregnancy due to all the hormonal changes going on inaide ur body.
Mild itching is common in pregnancy because of the increased blood supply to the skin. Mild itching is usually nothing to worry about, but if the itching becomes severe it can be a sign of a liver condition called 'obstetric cholestasis', or 'intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy.
If you're itching because of dry, stretched skin, these simple measures can give you relief:
1.) Apply cold. Put an ice pack or a cool, wet compress on itchy areas for five to 10 minutes, or until the itch fades.
2.) Moisturize with fresh aloe vera gel
3.) Apple Neem oil very effective for rashes
4.) Take a bath with water boiled with neem leaves
5.) Take an occasional warm oatmeal bath.
Hope this works.
Answer: Hi.. Itching in food has nothing to do with the pregnancy. However, you can use a good moisturizer or can dipping your feet in the luke warm water. It will give you some ease.
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Question: Itching in foot with red spots and heat sensation
Answer: Hello dear
Burning feet sensation is common in pregnancy. It may be due to a sudden increase in weight as well as hormonal changes.
Home remedies for feet sensation :
1. Increase your intake of essential fatty acids.
2. Wear shoes that don’t compress your feet and slow circulation
3. Get yourself checked for liver congestion or kidney deficiencies. Also, get your blood sugar and thyroid levels checked
4. Soak your feet in cold (not icy)water for 15 minutes. This will help provide relief to the tingling, numbness and swelling
5. Try and lay on the floor with your feet raised, keeping them above the level of your heart for about 15 minutes.
6. avoid smoking and drinking alcohol.
Question: Itching in my foot wat to do plz help
Answer: Congratulations on your pregnancy and all the best for your motherhood.
The pregnancy hormones affect the liver's ability to transport certain chemicals, such as bile.
Few of the remedies are:
Take lukewarm showers and baths. Hot water can dry out your skin and make the itching worse.
Stay cool. Avoid going out in the heat of the day because heat can make itching worse.
Wear comfy clothing.
Apply medicines before moisturizing.
Question: My foot itching every night.need consultation?
Answer: Hi dear your feet is itching at 14 weeks of pregnancy I would suggest you to apply virgin coconut oil or a good brand anti aging moisturizing lotion which is available and hopefully you will get a relief ..
Hope this helps!