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has anyone here tanned in an indoor tanning salon while pregnant?

just wondering about it.. thanks..

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annie27713

Asked by annie27713 at 3:57 PM on Jan. 8, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • you shouldnt it raises your body temp too much.
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 3:57 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • I always heard you were supposed to avoid tanning while pregnant. It can raise your body temperature which can be harmful to the baby. Some states even ban pregnant women from using tanning beds, so you'd need to check into that.
    purvislets

    Answer by purvislets at 3:58 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • Definately not a good idea, it raises your body temp too much, which is dangerous for the baby. If you want a tan you can do those spray on ones. (some are good, some are orange so be carefull!!!)
    Jazak

    Answer by Jazak at 3:59 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • ok, thanks!! i know i am 19 and have to give up so many things. i guess in some ways it's all helping me becuase now i can't smoke, tan, drink, etc. i never did a spray tan i was always afraid i would get orange, anyone know of some good places to get a spray tan??
    annie27713

    Answer by annie27713 at 4:04 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • Do you have Mystic Tan there? I know they're popular in Minnesota...definitely avoid the lamps, though!
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 4:08 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • NO NO NO raises body temp. not good for baby!
    mamad86

    Answer by mamad86 at 4:15 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • I would say call your tanning place and see if they can direct you to a good spray tanner.
    reflect1light

    Answer by reflect1light at 4:52 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

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