36 weeks pregnant mother

Question: my body is itching rapidly from 36th week of pregnancy... how to get rid of this?

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Answer: Hello, itching on the stomach is normal in pregnancy. That happens because your belly skin stretches as you move ahead with your pregnancy. The stretching causes the surface to get dry, and the moisture-deprived skin tends to get itchy. It happens because of the hormonal changes occurring in your body. you can apply aloe vera gel , coconut oil to reduce your itching also, Oatmeal Bath. Soak oatmeal in the bath water and bathe with it. The soothing properties of oatmeal provide relief from itching. Lemon juice , cold compression, gram flour paste etc you can apply to get releif from itching. Hope this helps.
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    pavani vanapalli830 days ago

    i know that... but im suffering from palm , thighs, legs itching

Answer: Apply moisturizer and keep skin hydrated.
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