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can i paint my nails?

i was wondering if it was safe to paint my nails i'm 6 months along.

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Asked by tie0013 at 2:22 PM on Feb. 22, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • yes hon. :)

    Answer by Bearsjen at 2:22 PM on Feb. 22, 2010

  • oh wanted to add, just do it where the smell of the polish isnt so strong. I dont think it will hurt baby, but it may make you sick to your stomach, it did me.

    Answer by Bearsjen at 2:23 PM on Feb. 22, 2010

  • ok thank you i havent painted my nails since i found out i was pregnant cause i was told its bad for the baby, but i miss having them painted and i know some girls have had their nails done while pregnant.

    Answer by tie0013 at 2:28 PM on Feb. 22, 2010

  • Just do it in a well ventilated doctor let me paint the staircase while pregnant as long as I kept the windows open. =)

    Answer by ANGIE409 at 2:48 PM on Feb. 22, 2010

  • yes - ask your hubby to do it for you! My dh painted mine for me when i was pregnant because it got so uncomfortable reaching over and it was a nice pampering.

    Answer by missanc at 3:15 PM on Feb. 22, 2010

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