Hi momies.. I am 17 weeks pregnant, I feel itchiness especially on breasts & tummy. It gets embrassing when you are at work & I feel so much of heat. plz suggest some remedy.

Aks Cha

Summers get the itching at its worst. This is normal and you can try wearing loose clothes preferably of breathable fabric like cotton. Do not wear inners that are tight and lead to sweat.  Your doctor may also prescribe you a good anti irritant lotion that is soothing even when you go to work. Apply it regularly post bath on areas where it itches. :)

Pooja singh

hey, sakshi! u not using any strech marks lotion or oil or cream? if not then start using them now. there are so many brands nd products available in the market. u can ask ur gyna too.

Sakshi Pandita

hey pooja, I apply normal body lotion not any strech marks cream. But will ask my gyna for sure this time. anyway thnx for your advise.


My friend used themomsco body butter when she faced the same problem. She was very happy after using it...Though it's thick in nature but trust me it really helps.

Sakshi Pandita

HeyRadhika Gupta thnx..
Now I am mommy of 3month old munchkin:) wish you happy and healthy pregnancy, take care

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