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Spray tan while breastfeeding...>?

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Asked by wesleysmommy008 at 2:57 PM on Mar. 20, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Sunscreen, Self-tanning products Because these are topically applied, very little would absorb through the skin into the bloodstream and therefore into your milk. They should not be a problem for the breastfeeding mom and baby. Do be careful about applying it on the breast - make sure baby doesn't get any in his mouth. The spray tanning booths (also called UV-free tanning, airbrush tanning, spray on tanning, etc.) come under the category of self-tanning products. To prevent baby ingesting the self-tanning lotion, wash the self-tanning product from your breasts before nursing.


    Answer by SmileyMoo at 3:38 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

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