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anything i can do about all these damn heat bumps...

im 39 weeks pregnant and i have heat bumps all over.there not pupps.its heat bumps but they itch sometimes and i scratch which is bad because of the mosquito bites ive gotten around them.it looks so ugly ive never gotten them b4 and i know its cuz im pregnant.is there anything i can do to make them go away or stop being so itchy?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:43 PM on Aug. 21, 2009 in Health

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  • Try Gold Bond Medicated Powder. It smells a little medicine-y, but it soothes the itching while taking care of the damp which causes the bumps. If you can't stand the smell, Johnson's makes a powder in "cooling" cucumber melon that is soothing as well.
    mamapotter

    Answer by mamapotter at 4:50 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • i lather up on lots of vaseline! i dont know if it will help you, but it makes me feel a hell of a lot better!
    JuwansMommy

    Answer by JuwansMommy at 10:14 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

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